Posts By: My Family Guide

Growler USA Arrives in East Vancouver/Camas

Growler USA

  Growler USA Arrives in East Vancouver/Camas as the Newest Kid-Friendly Tap House and Eatery Vancouver/Camas, Feb. 5, 2018/My Family Guide/- Deciding where to take the the family to dinner just got a little easier with the addition of Growler USA-Camas. The Family-Friendly Tap House and Eatery is having its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting… Read more »

20 Unexpected Cost of Cruising

20 unexpected cost of cruising

Cruising can get expensive because the little things add up Cruising is a great way to see different cities and even different countries.  There is something for everyone and cruising gives you the luxury of only having to unpack just once.  The price on the brochure is tempting especially when the prices are affordable.  However,… Read more »

Holiday Travel Tips

holiday travel tips with kids

Use these holiday travel tips to make your season bright Traveling during the holidays can be stressful especially if you have children in tow.  Lots of things can happen unexpectedly from weather delays, to sickness, to loss luggage.  I have experienced A LOT during my travels with my family so I’m going to share some… Read more »

A 9/11 Experience – 15 Years Later

911 experience in new york

  Today, is one year since we departed for our three-week European vacation (Sept 11, 2016).  Our first stop was a layover in New York City and it happen to fall on the 15 year anniversary of 9/11.  I wasn’t sure what to expect on such a memorable day.  Even if you aren’t a New… Read more »

10 Tips to Save Money on Your Next Cruise

10 tips to save money on your next cruise

  Cruising can be expensive but it doesn’t have to be Cruising is tons of fun but it can also be expensive if you just start charge everything to your shipboard account.   I’ve only been on about a half dozen cruises but I have figured things out the hard way…financially.  So, I thought I… Read more »

Vancouver Pizza Company is bigger and better

vancouver pizza company

Bigger is Better at Vancouver Pizza Company If you find yourself visiting downtown Vancouver and are searching for a family-friendly restaurant, make your way to Vancouver Pizza Company.  This pizzeria has been a community landmark in downtown Vancouver for over 20 years.  If a restaurant has survived that long, they must be doing something right!… Read more »

When the Shoe Fits at Clogs-n-More

shoes at clogs n more

Quality Shoes for the whole family I have to admit, I’m not a “shoe girl”, but after today things will change.   The thought of spending over $30 on a pair of shoes frightened me…until I visited a boutique shoe store in the Hawthorne District of Portland called, “Clogs-n-More“.  They have a total of four… Read more »

Disney bringing back Star Wars Day at Sea in 2018: Travel Weekly

The event features a deck party with a fireworks display, character meet-and-greets, and Star Wars-themed family and youth activities. Cruising is one of our family favorite vacations.  Now, add Disney in the mix and drop in some Star Wars…oh my goodness!  You will have a vacation the whole family will remember for decades. Disney Cruises… Read more »

Carry On: 15 Items to Pack for Kids

15 Items to Pack with traveling with kids

These 15 items can fit in your carry on As a parent of 2 children (7 yo & 4 yo), I’m always looking for ways to improve our travel experience, especially when flying.  If you don’t come prepared on the plane, it can make for a LONG flight.  I have learned a few hard lessons… Read more »