Month: January 2014

  • Adventurous Families Can Take on Spring Break ‘Hunger Games’ Style

    Adventurous Families Can Take on Spring Break ‘Hunger Games’ Style

    If you, like me, are a fan of the “Hunger Games” — or maybe if just your kids are — this could be the spring break trip for you. The Resort at Paws Up near Missoula, Mont., is inviting families to participate in its first annual Wilderness Games. That’s right, harness your inner Katniss and […]

  • Quick Valentine’s Day Getaways for Mom and Dad

    Quick Valentine’s Day Getaways for Mom and Dad

    Make Valentine’s Day extra special with a quick Valentine’s Day Getaway. Moms and dads who are lucky enough to have someone to watch the kids overnight can escape to for a romantic weekend in Santa Barbara. For romantic digs during a getaway, look no further than the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara. A […]

  • A New Way to Experience DineLA

    A New Way to Experience DineLA

    This year, DineLA falls takes place over my birthday, Jan. 20-31, so I am paying attention to how to best take advantage of all of the many perks this event offers. Just when I start to think about all of the fabulous restaurants I want to eat at, the L.A. Tourism and Convention Board announces […]

  • Take Up a New Sport in the New Year

    Take Up a New Sport in the New Year

    It’s a new year and so that means it’s time to try new things. So, why not take up a new sport. While many people think that Southern California is just about sun and surf, it’s also got some fantastic mountain resorts. Head up to Big Bear Lake, Calif., for some of the area’s best […]