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10 Best Cheap Family Beach Vacations in the…

by Lara Dunning

Want to take a cheap beach vacation with the kids? These destinations across the U.S.…

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7 Best Family Vacations for 2021

by Caroline Morse Teel

Feeling hopeful about a return to travel this year? We’ve found the seven best family…

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Water Park Vacations

The 12 Best Indoor Water Park Resorts in…

by Amanda Norcross

The best part about indoor water parks? You can visit them any time of the…

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Family Travel Gear

10 Best Smartwatches for Kids 2021

by Dave Parfitt

Looking for the best smartwatch for kids? As prices have come down, more and more…

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Seasonal Travel

12 Ridiculously Affordable Spring Vacations 2021

by Terry Ward

Spring break vacations with the family shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg. For…

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Car Travel

12 Road Trip Hacks Every Family Needs

by Lisa Milbrand

Road trips are a rite of passage, but the inevitable "Are we there yet?" from…

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21 Best Swimsuits for Moms That’ll Make You Look and Feel Good

by Cynthia J. Drake

When it comes to swimsuits, moms bring a lot of demands to the dressing room. We want a bathing suit that hides our stretch marks,…

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6 Secrets for Packing Light for a Family Road Trip

by Meg St-Esprit

The first time we traveled as parents, with our oldest son, we completely overpacked for the weekend trip. I acted as if the mountain resort…

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The Best Kids Rolling Luggage for 2021

by Diana Ballon

Family vacations don’t just start when you get to your destination. It’s also about making the journey part of the trip. And with fun rolling…

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16 Best Mother’s Day Gifts 2021

by Megan Johnson

Mom’s been doing a lot around the house while everyone is quarantined due to COVID-19. Treat her to one of these unique Mother’s Day gifts…

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At-Home Activities

The 14 Best Cozy Gifts for Disney Fans

by Jackie Perrin

A Disney trip might be off the table for a little while, so why not bring a bit of Disney magic home? From hooded blankets…

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Cultural Vacations
The National Museum of Natural History is a natural history museum administered by the Smithsonian Institution, located on the National Mall.

13 Best Dinosaur Vacation Spots for Kids

by Cynthia J. Drake

Many kids experience at least a passing fancy with dinosaurs once in their lives, and it’s little wonder that these prehistoric creatures continue to captivate…

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All-Inclusive Vacations
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4 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Florida

by Amanda Norcross

Yes, they exist! Many resorts in Florida offer all-inclusive packages, while others are always all-inclusive. Add one of these all-inclusive resorts in Florida to your…

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At-Home Activities
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6 Best Fitness Trackers for Kids 2021

by Dave Parfitt

Activity tracker watches help kids develop healthy habits and keep moving in technologically fun ways. Parents already using them might want to get a kids…

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