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Feelin’ Groovy at the Retro Inn in Cortez, Colorado

Feelin’ Groovy at the Retro Inn in Cortez, Colorado

Our family reunion took us to the Four Corners region. There we met my in-laws and my sister-in-law and her family. This was the first trip to the Southwestern U.S. for many in the family. We left the accommodations plans to my sister-in-law who decided […]

Great Family Fun at the Great Wolf Lodge

Great Family Fun at the Great Wolf Lodge

Our kids were completely surprised when we picked them up from school. “Why are you checking us out of school early?” they inquired. “You’ll have to wait until we get out of the school building and to the car,” we answered. Once in the car, […]

Is a Timeshare a Good Idea for Family Travel?

Is a Timeshare a Good Idea for Family Travel?

Yep, we’re going there. We’re going to talk about the dreaded topic of timeshares. Some say that they are your best option for travel while others argue that they are not worth the money or the hassle. The truth from our perspective is that they […]