Beating The Back-To-School Blues Of Homeschooling

Everywhere you look, children are starting school. My social media is already full of yearly back to school photos with signs announcing which grade each adorable child is beginning in their still-clean new school clothes. When you homeschool, it can feel like you’ve been left out of the fun and excitement of the first day. Here…

Carry On For Kids

We often choose to travel with carry-on luggage only.  The risk of the airline losing my luggage makes me nervous, and no one wants to be around me when I’m anxious and grumpy!  There’s also the matter of unloading your luggage from the car, carting it into the airport, waiting in line, picking it up,…

I Quit My Job!

This year, I quit my six-figure job – without a backup plan.  I am a Physician Assistant with ten years of experience, working in specialties everywhere from family practice to neurosurgery.  When the most amazing boss in the world retired last September, there was nowhere to go but down. I’ve been leaning toward staying home…

Family Cruising Beyond the Caribbean

Caribbean cruising is a popular vacation destination for families.  In fact, travelers aged 50 and younger “rate cruise vacations as the best type of vacation, especially for relaxing and getting away from it all”.  White sand, turquoise waters and unlimited buffets can be found for as little as $169 per person for a three-night cruise on…

Georgetown

Georgetown. A rather unassuming word that leaves no clue as to which country it calls home. This Georgetown can be found on the island of Grand Cayman, the largest of the Cayman Islands in the Caribbean Sea. With sweeping views of the ocean and a rich history dating back to 1503 and Christopher Columbus, Georgetown…