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Brookfield Zoo in Chicago Welcomes New Baby Fishing Cat


Brookfield Zoo’s Fragile Rain Forest in Chicago has a new addition to the family that arrived this past October, a male fishing cat more
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 Ultimate RockStar Package Available at Memphis’ Madison Hotel


Madison Hotel located in Memphis’ Tennessee is offering its guests the Ultimate RockStar Package more
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Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego Offers Spring Package


Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego is offering a “Pick Your Pack” package with valid dates through May 31. more
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Chicago’s Brookfield Zoo Celebrates Earth Day with Party for the Planet


Brookfield Zoo in Chicago will host Party for the Planet on April 19th, which will be filled with educational, engaging and fun activities for the entire family. more
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Mandarin Hotels Celebrates Valentines Day with Offers Across the US


Mandarin Oriental hotels invite travelers throughout the U.S. to choose from one of their exclusive packages for this Valentines Day. more
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In Mexico, a Spa for the Whole Family


Barceló Maya Palace Deluxe
Where are the kids while the parents are at the spa? There are two options: the Barcy Kids Club, where kids get to partake in activities like pool sports and crafts, or the Barcelo Kids Spa. more
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Fulfilling a long-held dream: the hike from Crested Butte to Aspen


On the trail near the Maroon Bells outside of Aspen
As I struggled to my feet, I smiled remembering all the times her dad and I had been the ones beseeching her and her older brother and sister when they were tired and hungry and we were trying to avoid a meltdown on a ski hill, a hiking trail, Walt Disney World or in the middle of Paris. more
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Last evening in New York — at the Statue of Liberty


Laurel and Katie Grace at the Statue of Liberty
My family decided to end our stay in the Big Apple with a trip to see the Statue of Liberty. Let me tell you, the “Summer Evenings” Cruise out to the Statue of Liberty was the highlight of our whole trip. more
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Vacation memories: from Plimouth Plantation to Liberty Island


Laurel visits Plimouth Plantation
As summer draws to a close, we all like to think back on this year’s family travels. And why not reminisce on the sweet break we had? This summer I had an experience to last a lifetime. This summer, I got to travel to two large cities: Boston and New York. more
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A kids view of Boston and New York City


The Dhority girls and their mom Christie Yemma strolling in Central Park
What surprised me most about Boston was how history and the modern city were combined. There was a colonial age church between a coffee shop and a bank, cemeteries hidden between buildings ... more
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