Category The South

Visiting Hilton Head Island with your family? Check out this list of the best things to do there!

Visiting Hilton Head Island with Children

Our Top Five Springtime Activities for Families with Small Children GREEN.  When I think about the Hilton Head Island area in South Carolina, I think of the color green.  Green trees bordering roadways, green grass and shrubs in yards, green vegetation popping up throughout the marshy areas, green vines hanging above the vast system of […]

It is okay to go someplace other than Florida for Spring Break. Really!

Spring Break Destinations NOT in Florida

It is a truth universally acknowledged that if you live in the Midwest, then you will take your children to Florida for every Spring Break vacation. Right? Not necessarily! Despite what we may have been told our entire Midwestern lives, this is not actually a universal truth and there are many other destinations that our […]

Kid Savvy Stops in Savannah

You can find a revised version of this post on the new Minivan Adventures website. Read the post at   In 2014, we packed up the family and headed south to Savannah for spring break. This was our first big vacation with all three kids (ages 11, 4 and two), and thus, it seems […]