Let’s Travel! Our Family Spring Break in Charleston, SC

Charleston has never been on my list of places to visit but after seeing pictures of it on Instagram from various accounts, including the ones I don't follow, I knew I wanted to see all the beauty and southern charm in person. And I have to admit, I binge watched all four seasons of Bravo's … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Our Family Spring Break in Charleston, SC

Let’s Travel! Our First Family Trip to Amsterdam for Spring Break

This year we went on Luke's official spring break! I was ready for the break because of Chicago's long winter. For all the other years, we traveled whenever we found cheap airline tickets but this past spring Luke was in in kindergarten and we wanted to go somewhere during his spring break. We started the … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Our First Family Trip to Amsterdam for Spring Break

Let’s Travel! Luke’s Airplane Travel Essentials

Best Travel Advice from a Stranger Our flight was delayed on our way back from New Orleans to Chicago back in January. Luke was getting restless in the gate area and asking when we were going to board the plane. A man sitting near us started talking to us about a trick or activity he … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Luke’s Airplane Travel Essentials

Let’s Travel! A Beginner’s Guide to Navigating Provence

I know it's taken me awhile to finish posting all our pictures and adventures from our trip to France. And yes, we were there six months ago. But I recently got the blogging bug and so what's why there's been a long delay. This was my very first time in this region of France. I … Continue reading Let’s Travel! A Beginner’s Guide to Navigating Provence

Let’s Travel! A Day in the Côtes du Rhône

For more on our France trip, check out my posts on Avignon here and Lyon here. From Avignon (previous post),  we took a day trip to the Côtes du Rhône and used the Self-Guided Driving Tour of the Côtes du Rhône Wine Road guide that was included in Rick Steves' Provence guide book to help us navigate around the area. Remember … Continue reading Let’s Travel! A Day in the Côtes du Rhône