Take a trip to Fair Oaks Farms in Indiana…and definitely get the ice cream

Indiana is full of farm land.  It’s not hard to find a farm while driving through rural Indiana.  However, not every farm provides an education on farming, protecting the environment, and producing high-quality farm-fresh products.  Fair Oaks Farms does just that.  Located in northern Indiana, Fair Oaks Farms invites the Continue Reading

How (not) to eat cheaply on a Las Vegas family vacation

When eating in Las Vegas, it’s important to make sure you plan your meals.  Surprisingly, Las Vegas is extremely more kid-friendly than we expected.  However, it was also considerably more expensive than we expected.  Especially, when it came to meals.  Wow.  I think we had two meals for under $50. Continue Reading

A Review of Circus Circus Hotel and Casino – They sure got the name right.

circus circus sign

When we learned our family vacation would be in Las Vegas this year, we immediately began looking for somewhere to stay. Since this was a family vacation, we looked for the most “kid-friendly” place that was also affordable. We landed on Circus Circus Hotel and Casino because it had a ton Continue Reading

Taking the kids to Las Vegas for vacation? Here’s what you should do.

Las Vegas.  Not the first place that comes to mind for a family vacation.  But sometimes, circumstances happen to where you have no choice but to take your kids to Sin City. That’s what happened to us.  Last November, we learned our daughter’s cheerleading team won a bid to the Continue Reading