Get the family and go

A family vacation back in time at the Hotel Del Coronado

By | 2018-06-04T02:57:11+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Family travel, Lifestyle, Travel|

Generations of families journey to The Del to make memories to last a lifetime Visiting Southern California's Hotel Del Coronado on Coronado Island is like a step back in time, with all the amenities of modern life, in surroundings that remind you that others came before you -- epochs before -- to enjoy this same, timeless [...]

Best small hotels in Los Angeles

By | 2018-06-03T21:42:17+00:00 June 3rd, 2018|Family travel, Travel|

Small but grand hotels for visitors looking for a home-away-from-home in LA Los Angeles is a vast city full of diversity, where visitors and denizens can get whatever they want, whenever they want it, including hotel amenities. As a leisure or business traveler, you can find lodging from the most over-the-top in extravagance to the [...]

As the summer heats up, make sure you’ve got the goods for epic R ‘n R all season

By | 2018-05-28T16:31:40+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Lifestyle|

Essentials for fun in the sun, entertaining and vacationing all summer long Got Game Hitting the road with kids for a long drive to your summer vacay spot can mean hours of, “Are we there yet?” Or, with the coolest of old-school electronics, Mini Arcade Games ($19.99, Walmart), like Rampage, the kids will be toppling [...]

Marina del Rey for family friendly LA beachgoing

By | 2018-05-20T20:14:21+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Travel|

LA Locals and visitors adore this low-key family friendly waterfront area that offers a little bit of everything Marina del Rey is one of the mellowest beach communities in Los Angeles. With 600 acres of protected natural wetlands on its southern border, making its landscape unique and everlasting, it is quieter and more calm than [...]

Easy riding on a Jucy RV vacay

By | 2018-05-20T04:34:50+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

We camped out in our Jucy van, and that’s alright with me Traveling from across the country to Southern California, it would have been impossible or at least vastly expensive to haul all our camping gear with us for a beach camping excursion. Jucy Trailblazer RV was the solution. This tricked-out Dodge Caravan included everything [...]

A 10-year-old boy shows the mettle he’s made of at his first 5K

By | 2018-05-20T01:28:49+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Charity, Family, Lifestyle, Parenting, Technology|

The Hopecam 5K served as a proving ground for a first-time racer, and he was true to himself My son has always been a great athlete, and while I admit I brag about this, it really is true. The problem is, I have yet to find a sport that he will stick with. Each time [...]

The perfect Mother’s Day gift for every kind of mom

By | 2018-05-30T17:17:11+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Beauty, Family, Fashion, Gifts, Lifestyle, Shopping|

Moms who love adventure, tech, fashion or beauty will love these awesome Mother's Day gifts Full Steam a-dress Whether it's a big day at work, date night with Dad, or off for a vacay, Mom always wants to look her dapper best. The lightweight JOY 900-Watt Supreme Steam Go Mini Steamer ($19.95 at HSN.com) makes [...]

Teaching kids to cook and be safe in the kitchen

By | 2018-04-22T14:17:56+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Food and beverage|

By Daniel Sherwin, solodad.com While it may seem like the last place you want to let a child loose, the kitchen is actually a great place to teach some lifelong lessons and bond with your little one. Baking and cooking can introduce concepts related to science and math and can teach responsibility; it can also [...]

Making generations of family memories at the Greenbrier

By | 2018-04-15T18:43:52+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Health and wellness, Interior design, Lifestyle, Restaurants, Shopping, Travel|

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 [...]