Posts about ‘Family’

Whether you’re planning a weekend road trip or booking a flight for later this year, one thing is for sure: You’re going to need something to snack on at some point in your journey. Stop the traffic jam hangries, the layover crankiness, and the we-got-lost-on-the-metro stomach-grumbles with one of these 11 easily stored snacks. Plus, [read more…]

There’s something about using our vacation days that makes us loosen up — way up — on our otherwise healthy habits. Whether we’re downing margaritas and guacamole by the beach or overdoing the “après” in après-ski, some of our past trips have taken a bit of a toll on our mental and physical health—in addition [read more…]

The family that travels together can still come home in one piece, with a little planning and plenty of patience. These tips will help you deal. RELATED: 7 underrated food cities in America 1. Avoid unnecessary stress. Traveling on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving is asking for trouble. Adjust your arrival and departure days to avoid peak [read more…]

The fire of NFL football has been relit in Los Angeles. And the torch of the Rams stadium at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum was lit (literally) in front of a massive crowd of football fans a few weeks ago. With over 91,000 tickets sold for the opening game against the Seattle Seahawks, the L.A. [read more…]

Fall brings a bumper crop of outdoor fun, including some of the country’s best corn mazes and pumpkin festivals—both great ways to enjoy the brisk fall weather and the season’s best activities on the cheap. Here are our top picks for doing exactly that. Scott’s Maze Adventures—Mount Dora, FL: It’s hard to get in the fall spirit in Florida’s [read more…]

70% of football fans would travel to a game. Which may seem like a lot, until you consider the heated, bitter and incredibly fun rivalries between teams. So forget the fall foliage and pumpkin spice, fall is really all about the football—at least according to our Football Fandex Survey. What’s more, those crazies you see on TV dressed head-to-toe in their team’s [read more…]

The state of Virginia is indeed for lovers—specifically, lovers of beach towns. Just about as far east as you can travel within the state, the islands of Chincoteague and Assateague showcase their own traditional yet unique take on beach-town culture. Here are five reasons why Chincoteague Island and neighboring Assateague should be on your bucket [read more…]

The semifinal college football playoffs game at the Fiesta Bowl 2016 kicks off Saturday, December 31 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. Don’t pass on the 46th annual event, where the winner will go off to compete against the winner of the Peach Bowl semifinals in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship. So, [read more…]

Thoroughbred racing and bourbon sipping are age-old traditions in Louisville, but let’s not distill this quirky-cool, forward-thinking Kentucky city’s offerings to just horses and booze. (Or let’s.) Either way, as the WWE: Live event slams into town today, we take a look (in no particular order) at other fun things to do in Louisville, between rounds. 1. [read more…]

Spend a fall day at one of America’s favorite orchards, and you’ll enjoy the fruits of your labor. Here’s where to go apple picking this fall: Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards: LaFayette, NY  Come for the apple picking at this century-old farm about 100 miles west of Rochester. Stay for, well, a whole lot more. [read more…]