Posts By: My Family Guide

Movies are Free or Cheap All Summer

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Movies are either free or cheap, all summer long Watching movies in the summer is a family tradition in our house.  So when I heard about the free or cheap (like $1) movies at our local cinema we made it a weekly date with our kids.  School is letting out or will be soon across… Read more »

Kids Bowl Free: All Summer Long

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Bowl all summer long with this great national program for kids If you are looking for a new activity to keep your kids busy this summer, how about bowling!  There is a great national program called Kids Bowl Free. Kids Bowl Free allows registered kids receive 2 Free Games of Bowling, each day all summer… Read more »

Visit the National Parks for Free

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Traveling with your kids just became a little more affordable with the Every Kid in a Park pass provided by the National Park Foundation   Vacations with the family can get expensive but not if you do a little planning and research.  Our family loves to visit our National Parks and when I was doing… Read more »

Vacation Ideas with Kids

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Booking.com Check out some of these vacation ideas to keep the whole family entertained The school year is almost finished and it is time to start thinking about your vacation plans for Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day and all other days in between.  Your plans should include getting to new places and turn off… Read more »

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

Booking.com 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. … Read more »

Holiday Travel Tips

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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

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  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 ways 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 »