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Making generations of family memories at the Greenbrier

A memorable visit to the historic resort steeped in tradition, where families come together to enjoy the grandest things in life Our Greenbrier adventure began with a bit more excitement than our family had anticipated, when we voyaged to the world-renowned resort on a dark and blustery night. We decided it was best to travel [...]

Family friendly Ogden offers a mountain of adventure for all ages

The charming Utah city where kids and adults have plenty to do, inside and out There’s no equivalent to “Indian summer” for a winter that lingers into the next season, but mountain resorts in Utah would be using that phrase a lot this year. Spring skiing, usually when the snow pack melts and ski conditions [...]

By | 2018-03-25T16:49:55+00:00 March 25th, 2018|Adventure, Outdoor adventure, Travel|0 Comments

Sharing is caring as families enjoy the offerings of the new share economy

The share economy offers new ways for families to travel and experience vacations All aboard a Boatsetter yachting experience in Marina Del Rey, California, where boat owners host guests for a private cruise experience for an evening or overnight Our parents told us it was good manners to share our toys when we were [...]

By | 2018-04-15T18:50:36+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Lifestyle, Social media, Technology, Travel|0 Comments

Fireworks and skiing in Lake Tahoe

Mountain resorts make history by extending ski season to July Fourth   Careful what you wish for For the first time in history, mountain resorts in Lake Tahoe have officially extended their ski season through July 4th weekend. After several dry winters, the Lake Tahoe resorts saw their snowiest season on record, reporting 700 inches [...]

By | 2017-10-27T13:38:29+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments

Summer shape, for your vehicle

Protect your paint and interior and keep all systems go for summer road trips Just like your Mom told you, even if the sun is behind the clouds, UV rays can be damaging to your skin; but bet she didn’t mention what those rays can do to your vehicle.  Sun, heat, salty sea air and [...]

By | 2017-10-27T13:38:46+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Automobiles, Travel|1 Comment

United CEO says airline will give $10K to re-accommodated passengers

In case you didn't see it, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz issued a mea culpa yesterday, apologizing for the horrible handling of "re-accommodating" a passenger who was left bloodied and dazed after security thugs dragged him from his seat. While many outraged consumers vowed to #neverflyunited, as a frequent traveler, I often do not have [...]

By | 2017-10-27T13:39:18+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments

Suiting up for spring snow sports with fly hi-tech gear

This year’s epic snow sports season is likely to go strong into late spring and even early summer months. Some North American resorts have reported on high-snowfall years that their slopes stay open as late as the Fourth of July. So gear up in style for spring skiing and riding with these slick head-turning fashions [...]

By | 2017-03-27T14:05:25+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Adventure, Travel|0 Comments

Mountains of fun at Sundance

Sundance Mountain Resort offers year-round family friendly activities When most of us think of Sundance, we think of the film festival founded by Robert Redford in the 1980s. The indie filmmaker event moved many years ago to nearby Park City, Utah, but still today Sundance Mountain Resort remains a beacon for creatives and independent spirits, [...]

By | 2017-02-25T12:30:01+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Travel|1 Comment

Chill out at the Shade Hotel Redondo Beach

Need a weekend away from the kids?  How about a stay-cation where you can feel a world away but you're close enough to bolt home if the babysitter needs you?  The Shade Hotel in Redondo Beach is just the escape.  The chic and modern hotel is so waterfront that peering out of the sliding glass doors [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:44:13+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments