Even though I am a lifelong resident of the Midwest, I’m still stunned by the gorgeous fall color extravaganza that nature puts on. Each year, we plan several getaways to fully explore the fall colors in Michigan. The reflections of the oranges and reds on the calm, still lakes in Michigan are unsurpassed for the essence of fall beauty.
History can be delicious.
To experience another culture, even another time period, it helps to start with your taste buds. That’s what my kids learned on a recent trip through southwestern Germany, which included a stop in the small town of Aulendorf, in Baden-Württemberg.
A new family tour of Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum lets children of all ages explore the world-class museum through imaginative activities and cutting-edge learning practices.
Have your kids ever asked you what life was like for people the Stone Age? What did they eat? What kind of houses did they have?
Some of us are lucky enough to fall into careers that we love, where just coming to work is a joyful part of the day. Fewer have been purposeful, have seized the brass ring and gotten into those careers through hard work, perseverance and, yes, even a little bit of luck.