Camping with Kids, Travel Planning

Weekend Camping Meal Plan

We recently went camping at Shaver Lake and want to share our camping meal plan. One of my 13 Tips for Camping With Toddlers and Preschoolers is to make sure meals are easy and this menu definitely qualifies.   Friday Camping Meal Plan I’ve found that green smoothies in kid’s CamelBak straw cups work really well in the… Read More Weekend Camping Meal Plan

Parenting, Travel Planning

Raising Multilingual Children in a Monolingual Home

*Last updated on July 5th, 2017 at 05:31 amBefore I was even married I stumbled upon Little Panda Mandarin Immersion School in Durham and got super excited to send my future children there. Fast forward to the present: My daughter is almost 4 (what?!?), my son is two, language education has been a priority, and we are well… Read More Raising Multilingual Children in a Monolingual Home

Travel Planning

Asheville, North Carolina: For Architecture and History Buffs

*Last updated on July 5th, 2017 at 06:05 amI recently wrote an itinerary for visiting Richmond, VA for my Mother-in-Law and her foreign exchange student. Juan is an architect student from Columbia who is interning in NC for 6 months. Naturally he wants to experience as much as he can while he’s here and see… Read More Asheville, North Carolina: For Architecture and History Buffs

Travel Planning

5 Ways to Maximize PTO & Travel More

*Last updated on July 10th, 2017 at 02:12 pmTraveling makes me greedy. The more I travel the more I want to travel! But we’ve still got to balance our wanderlust with everyone’s favorite limiting factors: time and money. Right now we are privileged to only have one job to accommodate, and Chris has a generous vacation/PTO… Read More 5 Ways to Maximize PTO & Travel More