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Extended Stay America Visit #2 Even Better Than Expected

Extended Stay America Grab n Go breakfast

In June I dropped my daughter off at the US Air Force Academy and we stayed at the Extended Stay America in Colorado Springs thanks to the ESA team. The first weekend in September is Parent’s Weekend and we headed   Read More »

Extended Stay America – Clean & Family Friendly

Over the past year I have done quite a bit of travel for both work and for fun with the kids. We have had some great hotel stays and few pretty awful ones, too, but the one thing that I   Read More »

Did You Know? Child Safety in Cars

One of the most confusing and daunting parts of being a new parent is knowing how to keep your child safe in every car trip – from the time they are first born until they are old enough to sit   Read More »

For the Love of Macarons

French Macarons

During a recent trip to New York City, my cousin introduced us to the amazingness called the Macaron at Bouchon Bakery in Rockefeller Center. (Now this is not to be confused with a Macaroon and your pronounce it like Macaroni   Read More »

Family Fun in Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach

This post brought to you by Daytona Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Raising a Healthy Family . For the past two years, the number one destination discussed in our house   Read More »

Top 5 Things to Consider When Planning a Disneyworld Vacation

Guest Post By Missy “Mouse Ears Missy” Tonkin, Disney Vacation & Disney Cruise Planner, Universal Studios Planner for So you want to go to Disneyworld? Who doesn’t? There is nothing like stepping onto Main Street, and having all of   Read More »

Visit National Parks for Free – 3 Weekends This Summer

Our National Parks are not only true gems of our country, but they make perfect backdrops for some of the most memorable family vacations. The U.S. National Park Service wants more of us to take time to enjoy our national   Read More »