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View of Baltimore Harbor from Fells Point

36 Hours in Baltimore

September 7, 2016

in Baltimore, family travel, road trip

I always say that one of the many benefits of being from and living on the East Coast is the close proximity to a number of major cities. I grew up less than 90 minutes from both New York City and Philadelphia. Boston was about five hours north and Baltimore three hours south, with Washington […]

Mom and daughter sitting in trunk of SUV looking at mountains

7 Tips on Using Travel to Introduce Kids to Nature

November 5, 2015

in exploring, family travel, hiking, Nature, outdoors, parks

Today’s youth are increasingly connected to their electronic devices, which can result in children being disconnected from Mother Nature. According to data released by the Nature Conservancy, it is believed that only 10 percent of our children spend time outside everyday. Yet, 66 percent of our children report that a personal experience in nature has increased their […]