• 5 Things To Consider Before Booking a Cruise With Kids

    Thinking of booking a cruise with kids? Great! You’re in for a fun-filled trip! When deciding which destinations and which cruise line to choose, their are several things you should consider. Cruising is a wonderful way to experience multiple destinations in a short period of time. It allows you to have a comfortable home base, with all the luxuries of a 5-star hotel. They’re also all-inclusive. This means that most of your food, accommodations, and entertainment are included in your initial payment. If you’ve never gone on a cruise with kids before, there are a few things you need to be aware of. Here are a few of the things…

  • Cruising to Alaska | Ketchikan

    Cruising to Alaska | The PROS and CONS

    Cruising is a wonderfully relaxing way to travel. You get to visit multiple places at once and you barely have to lift a finger the entire trip. Your bed is made, your dishes are cleaned, and the sights literally come to you! The idea of cruising to Alaska always catches folks off guard, though. It is a very different kind of cruise, so I’m going to fill you in on the pros and cons of such a vacation with your family. PROS of Cruising to Alaska The number one reason to go cruising to Alaska is for the scenery. The views you’ll get from the ship and land will absolutely…

  • Disney Cruise Line Was Made For Families

    I’m usually up for a traveling adventure with my young kids, but taking a cruise had me nervous. Oh, I’d cruised before! My husband and I had taken a couple before we brought children into the world and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. It’s so nice to have someone else do the cooking and cleaning for a change. I guess that’s why they say a cruise is a Moms dream vacation! But I worried about our family being crammed into a tiny room with no personal space. I cringed at the idea of our kids having to sit through an hour long formal dinner every night, and I was also concerned about the…

  • Cruising During Pregnancy: Pros and Cons

    Currently pregnant? Looking for a little rest and relaxation? Need a getaway with your special someone? Or maybe your family just needs a vacation from every day life! Have you thought about the idea of cruising during pregnancy? Being pregnant can bring up a lot of nerves in us Moms, many of them justified! It’s important to keep your health and baby’s your first priority! However, if you’ve been cleared by your doctor there’s no reason you can’t venture out a bit from home. Many cruises will allow pregnant woman to come aboard until somewhere between 24 and 26 weeks along, but be sure to check specifics for each line. I myself cruised in…