A Fun Adventure while Stationed in Stuttgart: LEGOLAND Germany

Nestled in the heart of Germany, just an hour outside of Stuttgart is a magical, brick-built town: LEGOLAND! It may seem hard...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Hiking Samaria Gorge

Hiking the Samaria Gorge on the island of Crete will go down as one of the crazier things I have asked my...

24 Fall Family Camping Essentials

Cool breezes, falling leaves, and pumpkin spice a-plenty—autumn is in the air! What better way to usher in the season than with...

Where In The World Are We? A World Map Adventure

“Mom, show me where I was born again please?” my middle child asked me while I was cooking dinner. My two oldest...

5 Family Friendly Fall Break Ideas on the East Coast

Fall is a beautiful time to be living on the East Coast. When the weather turns cooler, the leaves begin to change...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Teaching Historical Tragedies to Young Kids

Throughout Europe, tough subjects are a regular part of life and history. The people walk among the prior execution squares. Sites of...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Hallstatt, Austria UNESCO World Heritage Site

There is a special place deep in the Austrian Dachstein Mountains, that has been frozen in time. A cultural and architectural time...

Staying Safe Overseas: Be a Small Target

Two of the best words ever internalized in a high school world history class are Djibouti, obviously, and jingoism. The first one sticks because...

An American at the Hiroshima Peace Ceremony

The atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945 — the first-ever atomic bomb dropped on a city — was often referred to...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: 11 Things to Do in Rome

In the middle of Italy sits a city like no other in the world. Rome. Also referred to as the City of...

A Romantic Pre- or Post-Deployment Leave at Haven Riviera Resort Cancun...

Time together as a couple before deployment or following deployment is important. A romantic couples vacation at Haven Riviera Resort Cancun Resort...

A Weekend in Wilmington, NC

Wilmington, North Carolina is a short trip for many military families stationed in the Southeast. This quaint, historic town has much to offer those...

Flying Solo: 13 Tips for When Flying Alone with a Baby

In military life, we spouses do many things sans our service member. Traveling with our children is one of those things. Whether...

Plan the Perfect Visit to Bali with Kids — #NoFilter

Thanks to our girl, Elizabeth Gilbert, Bali became a household name for wanderlusters, even those with minimal geographical knowledge. This quiet, little Indonesian island...

Doing Disney World as a Military Family

What’s the first word you think of when you read the word, Disney? Was your word expensive? You wouldn’t be the only...

Everything You Need to Know About Space-A Travel

If you are a military service member, dependent, or retired service member, Space-Available (Space-A) travel could be an option for you. There are a...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: TRICARE and ER Visits Overseas

We have all felt this dread. "Should I let them go ziplining? Cave Diving? Cliff jumping?" "What happens if something goes wrong?"...

3 Tips for Car Seat Safety in Real Life

You’ve seen the posts, memes, and witnessed the social media shaming over what car seat a child is in, and judgments over...

45 Photos that Will Make You Want to Visit Disneyland’s Galaxy’s...

45 Photos that Will Make You Want to Visit Star Wars Disneyland's Galaxy's Edge https://youtu.be/am-UtVaoXhA

10 Travel Deals You Probably Don’t Know About

It happened again. Innocently scrolling through Instagram, you come across that jet-setter friend of yours who is off gallivanting around the world...

14 Awesome Things to do at the New Galaxy’s Edge Attractions

The new Galaxy's Edge at Disneyland opened in late May of 2019, but this much-anticipated new park has been the talk of...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Living vs Vacationing

When the public learns of our traveling adventures with our children I typically get a response of "How nice! What a wonderful...

Go-To Camping Meals for the Adventurous Family

It’s a funny thing about nature: No matter what season it is, we can always find solace sitting in a chair, eyes transfixed on...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Bringing History to Life When You...

For years, I have heard people say how much they disliked history growing up. It was my least favorite subject in school...

7 Reasons to Stay at Shades of Green

Did you know that there is an Armed Forces Recreation Center (AFRC) located in Orlando, Florida? Yes — you can visit the...

When Travel is Torture: How to Adjust your Expectations and Comfort...

I had high expectations of this particular international flight. I deliberately planned this flight as an overnight flight. We flew out of...

What to Pack in Your Carry-On

You've got your travel plans and are ready to head to your destination! It's time to pack and once you start, that...

5 Reasons to Road Trip with Kids Instead of Flying

If there’s one thing military families know, it’s travel. Getting from point A to point B is a way of life. Whenever we talk...

The Best Kept Travel Secret for Military: The Armed Forces Vacation...

Have you heard of the Armed Forces Vacation Club (AFVC)? It's a website that promises seven-night stays at resorts around the world for only...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Can You Travel Europe In a...

Often the question comes up, "Can you travel Europe while in a wheelchair?" The short answer is: yes. The longer answer is...

An Inside Look at a Crete Vacation

You may remember Crete from your Greek mythology unit in school, but the home of the ancient Minoans is littered with much...

The Best Route for a Cross-Country PCS + the Best Places...

PCS — it means permanent change of station (or probably changing my sanity). Picture a cross-country PCS…with two children under 5, traveling 3,300+ miles...

Headed to Disney? These Double Strollers Fit Disney’s New Rules

Disney World in Orlando and Disneyland in Southern California have some big changes coming this spring. In addition to the brand new...

Camping in the Hamada Beach Cabins

On a scale of comfortable drinking wine outside to being a human Swiss Army Knife, how outdoorsy are you? The good news is that...

Airplane 101 With Kids

Airplane travel with kids is not anyone's favorite thing, but it does not need to be scary either. There are many ways to survive...

Plan a Disney Vacation Easily with this Military Lifestyle App

Life in general is pretty chaotic. Between school days, after-school activities, grocery shopping, appointments, and play dates it can be difficult to...