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Canada in 2017 ~ Why to Make THIS the Year You Visit

Canada is a pretty happening place these days. This vast, friendly country is rolling out the red carpet for the world’s visitors to celebrate its 150th birthday. Come experience the beauty of this nation’s landscape and the warmth of its people this year. Here are 10 reasons to visit Canada in 2017. 1. It’s Canada’s 150th birthday! There will be […]

Best Blog Posts of the Year – Travel Mamas 7th Anniversary

I admit it. I’m a sentimental sap who loves to celebrate holidays, birthdays and anniversaries in big and small ways. I’ve written an annual blog post highlighting the best blog posts of the year since I launched TravelMamas.com on March 29, 2009 – seven whole years ago! Of course, this year is no exception. To add to the […]

Why & How to Plan a Family Reunion Vacation

Sometimes family is spread out across the country (or the world), making it difficult to get your whole clan together in one spot. This is where a multigenerational trip comes in. But where to begin? Here are my seven tips on how to plan a family reunion vacation that you’ll always remember. 1. Start early […]

Remy Disney Cruise Line Review ~ Fancy Schmancy Dining At Sea

Disney Cruise Line and France are two of my favorite things in the world. So when I learned that Disney had added a French-themed dining option to its two newest ships, I  knew sans doute I wanted to eat at Remy during my cruise aboard Fantasy. I’d previously dined at Disney’s other adult-only at-sea restaurant, Palo, which serves upscale Northern Italian cuisine. While […]

How to Celebrate Your Birthday at Disney’s Aulani Resort

Any day spent at Disney’s Aulani Resort in Hawaii is a pretty dang good one. If you are ever lucky enough to spend your birthday at this Oahu paradise (like I did a few days ago!), here’s how to make the most of your special day.