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Best Things to Do in Budapest with Kids

By MiniTime

Visiting Hungary with kids may be the most interesting city break you’ll ever take. The country is vast and extremely welcoming to young tourists. Sitting along the Danube River, the Hungarian capital is truly one of the world’s most visual cities. Art nouveau architecture fills the large boulev... Read More

Mardi Gras for Families Beyond New Orleans

By MiniTime

Mardi Gras typically brings to mind drinking in the streets and wild parties. However, there are many family-friendly Mardi Gras events around the country. Mardi Gras—French for "Fat Tuesday”—reflects the practice of the last night of eating rich foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten s... Read More

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

By Erin Oltmanns

Some of my very favorite trips have been to our national parks. I was SO PUMPED when my kids were old enough to haul them to my favorite places. Do you know that there are several free entrance days in the national parks each year? A... Read More

The Best Way To Spend 6 Hours In Heber Valley Utah

By Rachael Herrscher

Snowshoeing. Paddleboard Yoga. Lunch. Done.  File this away in your "Things To Do In Heber Valley Utah" file. I know you've got one.  There you go -- perfect girls day out -- and you've still got time to pick up carpool {that is . . . if you live in Utah}.  Just visiting?... Read More

Florida’s Ten Best Beaches for Families

By MiniTime

From secluded tropical islands to soothe the soul to big city beaches with mega amenities, Florida has approximately 1,200 miles of sandy shores, with no two alike. Whether your family prefers small island hideaways or bustling beaches with boatloads of activities, it’s easy to find a kid-friendly... Read More

Camping Food Hacks

By Erin Oltmanns

We are “camping people.” We along with our extended family have garages and sheds packed with camping gear — sleeping bags, camp stoves, tents, packable chairs, lanterns...you get the drift. We take things like bug repellant and marshmallow roasters very seriously. Adding kiddos to this ... Read More

Family Making Faces on Disney World Rides is Magic

By Anna Shirley

If you're going to take your family to Disney World, you're bound to end up with loads of family pictures, am I right? The Enz family from Indiana recently went to Disney World with extended family members for a reunion. Here is the family of six with good buddy, Donald. Totally typical family pictu... Read More

Best Things to Do with Kids in San Francisco

By MiniTime

The Fisherman’s Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge, Pier 39 and Lombard Street are among San Francisco’s most popular tourist attractions. But while these draw the crowds that descend upon the City by the Bay, they’re not necessarily ideal for kids. [caption id="attachment_52395" align="alignnon... Read More

Martin Luther King Day Celebrations Around The US

By MiniTime

This upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. day is right around the corner. It’s not just a day off, either. It’s more importantly a way to reconnect with our communities, to think about equality and peace, and to remember Dr. King’s legacy. Kid-friendly Martin Luther King Day celebrations will be... Read More

5 Under-the-Radar Places to Visit with Kids This 2017

By MiniTime

England, Italy, Germany and France typically come to mind when planning a family vacation to Europe. And they’re fabulous. But why not think outside the box and plan a family vacation to smaller, lesser known countries. Family destinations like Serbia, Bulgaria, Estonia, Romania and Poland are ste... Read More