This is how to end a vacation conflict and keep the peace — maybe

If your family vacations are fraught with conflict, then welcome to the cold, hard reality of life on the road. But the fights aren’t inevitable, even if you’re traveling with kids who seem to thrive on chaos. Yes, you too can end a vacation conflict and keep the peace — maybe. Read more “This is how to end a vacation conflict and keep the peace — maybe”

This is how to vacation with a purpose

Take a vacation with a purpose.

Don’t waste your next trip by just sitting around your vacation destination. Do something you’ll remember for the rest of your life. Read more “This is how to vacation with a purpose”

Holiday family travel: here’s the complete survival guide

When it comes to holiday family travel, the so-called “experts” would like you to think it’s easy. Just read a few tips and then have a smooth trip to grandma’s for the holidays, or a late-year getaway to the mountains.

That’s nonsense. Read more “Holiday family travel: here’s the complete survival guide”

How to end your vacation the right way

One of the hardest parts of a vacation, if not the hardest, is coming home. The excitement’s over — now it’s back to work. But it’s even worse if you don’t know how to end your vacation. Read more “How to end your vacation the right way”

This is how to avoid food fights on vacation

If you’re like me, you spend a lot of time thinking about food when you travel. And if you have kids, you know they spend even more time having food fights on vacation. Read more “This is how to avoid food fights on vacation”