Planning our trip to St. Louis!

Now, bear in mind we used to live in St. Louis for a year and a half, so this is a slightly different vacation for us… Travel options: Since it’s 4 1/2 hours away driving vs. 2 hours prior a 1 hour flight, we opted to drive to St. Louis and planning to leave rightContinue reading “Planning our trip to St. Louis!”

We just decided to go on another trip! Did you?

We are going to share how we decide and plan as we go! How did we decide? Well… let’s say it was not easy this time around. We went back and forth about me having a bunch of PTO days left that I cannot carry over to 2020, and I want to go on aContinue reading “We just decided to go on another trip! Did you?”

I’m a planner, he’s a cultural explorer… and our kids are…

anything we want them to be! (since they don’t know yet :P) Just to give you all some context about us. Me: I am a Senior User Experience Researcher at Allstate. I do research to help make better insurance experiences for people. A part of my job, is to conduct secondary research, which is: CollectContinue reading “I’m a planner, he’s a cultural explorer… and our kids are…”

How WE decided to go on our last vacation in June

We were looking for something to do to celebrate my birthday this year, and started doing research on what would be a suitable thing to do with a almost 4 year old and a 11 month old baby. We wanted to spend quality time together as a family, and we wanted to do something thatContinue reading “How WE decided to go on our last vacation in June”

Welcome to our young family vacation blog!

Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of the experience.” — Francis Bacon The thought of traveling with young kids is stressful! And it can be! In an effort to encourage more families with young children to go on vacation, we have decided to start this blog:)Continue reading “Welcome to our young family vacation blog!”