Kauai is my favorite destination in the world. Sure there are many other beautiful places in the world. But there is just something about Kauai. The remote Hawaiian Island is just so lush and relaxing. On our most recent trip to the island both my husband and I commented that we could physically feel ourselves relax once we arrived. If you’re looking to do more than relax there are a number of activities to keep you busy. Here are my favorite 15 things to do in Kauai.
If you’re like most moms, the thought of a family vacation doesn’t sound very relaxing at all. There’s the planning, then the packing and once you get there keeping up with the kids. But what if I told you the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa has a way that moms can relax on vacation and get a little “me time”- guilt-free!
So if you’ve been following along you’ve figured out I’m a big-time planner and list maker. I’ve shared my tips for Planning a Family Beach Vacation, Planning A Trip to Disney and today I’m going to share with you some of the “weird” things I do before vacation. Oh sure I do all the normal list-making, packing, making sure the cat has extra food, the stove is turned off (OCD anyone?) and those sort of things. But, I also do a few additional things before vacation that are really all about making the idea of coming home more inviting. Continue reading “5 Weird Things I Do Before Vacation”
We recently took a family road trip to the Texas Hill Country. Our main destination was the Hyatt Hill Country in San Antonio to meet up with another family. There were some other nearby attractions I visited as a child and wanted to take B to as well, so with a little planning I added a few stops to our Texas Hill Country getaway.
For the past few years we’ve taken an extended family beach vacation with my parents and sister every other summer. We rent a beach house and get the opportunity to just hang out and relax together. But before the fun begins a bit of planning must take place. Here are my tips for planning a successful family beach vacation. Continue reading “Planning a Family Beach Vacation”