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Lessons from a Road Trip (with Kids)

Posted January 24th, 2013 by Robin (noteverstill) in Child, Living, Parenting, Preschoolers, Travel

We just got back from a hastily-planned long weekend with our three kids. We drove just over 1000 miles, stayed in two hotels, paid highway and bridge tolls in four states, and are still doing catch-up laundry (as if that’s a temporary situation). Our oldest child is almost seven and […]

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Spreading Holiday Kindness on the Road

Posted December 31st, 2012 by Aimee in Causes, Social Media Events, Travel

With family spread across several states, we are on the road at some point for pretty much every holiday. This Christmas we traveled to Ohio and had two of the worst road trips in the history of our family. Think sick children, terrible weather, an eight hour drive taking ten […]

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Random Acts of Kindness and My Loaner Chevy Cruze

Posted November 26th, 2012 by Elaine in Travel

This past week, my family took to the road, along with so many other families. I was super lucky because I got to do it in a new Chevy Cruze – a car considerably better than the one I normally drive! I was also able to participate in the The […]

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Playing Tourist in DC

Posted August 16th, 2012 by thien-kim in Around Town, Living, Travel

Playing Tourist in DC

As a DC metro area resident, it’s very often that I “play tourist.” Visiting all the sights and museums is on my list, but I never seem to find the time. After living here for nine years, I’ve visited only a handful of museums. This past weekend, our family played […]

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Day Trip Destination: Baltimore

Posted September 12th, 2011 by Sandie in Day Trip Destination, Living, Travel

Day Trip Destination: Baltimore, Maryland — home of the Orioles, Ravens, John Waters, Johns Hopkins, “Homicide,” Barry Levinson, and one of the greatest television shows in the history of primetime, “The Wire” Driving Distance: 35 miles from my exit on the Beltway, about 40 minutes without much traffic, or one […]

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