8 tips for a summer day at Snowbird

Snowbird Summer Resort

I love summer, but by August I’m tired of the heat. I’m also in the market for day trips and easy weekend getaways as we make the most of summer’s last days. If you live near Salt Lake City, or are planning a trip there, a visit to one of Utah’s mountain resorts is a super way to beat the summer heat. Snowbird Summer Resort was a cool

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4 Tips for Exploring the Wright Brothers Memorial

Wright Brothers Memorial

I love a relaxing beach vacation, but when we visited the Outer Banks of North Carolina, my family enjoyed learning some important aviation history by visiting the Wright Brothers Memorial.  In 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright made history by completing four brief flights in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.  When you visit the Wright Brothers Memorial, you will walk on the field where the

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Educate and Entertain at the National Geographic Museum

national geographic museum

The rotating exhibits at the National Geographic Museum in Washington D.C. ensure that this museum is always fresh. Washington D.C. is filled with excellent museums, but this often-overlooked gem is worth carving out an hour or two enjoy. The National Geographic Museum has two large exhibit spaces that change every few months.  You could visit often and find new things to enjoy

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