Worldschooling with the Wild Bradburys: Travel the U.S. Like a Pro...

When I am in Europe, I take advantage of the affordable flights and comfortable train system regularly. In the U.S., those are not realistic...

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...

3 Ways to Take a Kid-Free Vacation

Your social media feeds are full of family vacation photos, some of which make you jealous. Especially the ones taken by your kid-free friends....

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...

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...

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...

How to Save for Future Family Trips

Winter vacations and summer vacations shout out for celebration for kids — and why not? They truly deserve it, but any outing with the family...

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...

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...

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...

Making Christmas Work When You Aren’t Home for the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of year and you’ve decided not to stay home for the holidays. Instead, you have opted to dip into...

Why Disney Cruises are Great for Military Families

Is there anything more synonymous with the happiest place on Earth than Disney World or Disneyland? Before you say, "Heresy!" hear me out. While...

Schooling on the Road: What I Packed and What I Should...

As you all have learned by now, we are an avid homeschooling family who has taken to the open globe for a worldschooling experience....

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?"...

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...

Visiting Tokyo Disneyland

Prepare to be amazed. Tokyo Disneyland is a place where Disney magic and amazing Japanese hospitality collide. In the words of Dash from The...

Amsterdam with Kids

In the tiny country of the Netherlands, lies a gem of a city, Amsterdam. Amsterdam has been one of the great surprises of our travels...

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...

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...

My Life in Ruins: Athens Greece

Welcome to Athens! Athens is a city of amazing history. At one time, it was the artistic and cultural Mecca of the ancient world —...

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...

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...

Denmark is for Families

Of all the places in Europe, I think that Denmark must have been pretty low on my list. Copenhagen (the capital) was way up...

Enjoying a Stay at the Dragon Hill Lodge

If you’re stationed OCONUS in the Pacific, Seoul is on your short list. If it’s not, it should be. Seoul is one of the...

Hong Kong Disneyland

The magic of Disney is known and beloved worldwide. As self-admitted fans of Walt Disney, Hong Kong Disneyland was on the very long bucket...

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...

Worldschooling with The Wild Bradburys: Neuschwanstein Castle

Perhaps the most recognized castle in the world, the Neuschwanstein Castle sculpts the landscape of Bavaria, Germany with romance, art, and a...

Packing for the Unexpected

When traveling, there is an excellent chance that something will go wrong. This is just how it goes sometimes. It is not always spa...

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...

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...

Packing for Extended Stays

Long-term travel packing gives even the most expert packer a lot to think about. My children and I tend to do extended international stays...

Doing Disneyland as a Military Family

Disneyland, it's the place where the magic began in 1955. Originally, entrance to the park was free, but you paid for each ride with...

A Stay at YMCA of the Rockies – Snow Mountain Ranch

A long and winding driveway keeps guests guessing as they drive deeper through one of Winter Park’s most family-friendly treasures, nestled in...

Okuma Resort in Okinawa, Japan

If you are among the lucky few to call Okinawa your home for a few years, you have the advantage of living on a...

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...

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...