Family Road Traveled

mostly NYC adventures with kids

Cancun, Mexico – Family Vacation – When Plans Take a Course of Their Own
I love planning for trips. I may even enjoy the planning part as much as going on the actual trip. Researching secret gems and finding the best way to do as much possible in our typically compact trips brings me great joy. The only part of traveling I dislike... Read more
Rockaway Beach Day – Hurricane Sandy Remains – Public Art
The Rockaways has been a popular summer retreat since the 1830s. This beach resort town, especially Breezy Point  located on the western end of the Rockaways, was hit really hard by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Most Breezy Point homes were damaged or destroyed by high water and fire –130... Read more
New York  Aquarium, Coney Island
Every New Year’s day my family heads to Coney Island for the Polar Bear Plunge. I never get in, but my boyfriend does, and I love catching a buzz off the fun energy. The rest of the year I try to avoid it. However I asked one of my... Read more