America's Favorite Amusement Parks

If the 4th of July marks the imaginary halfway point of summer, then time's a-wastin' to pack in as much fun as possible before the kids go back to school. As it turns out, one of the most fun places in America is right in our own backyard.

America's Best Food Cities

Earlier this spring, I took my family on a trip to New Orleans. We met up with some friends of mine, one of whom is a chef. I highly recommend touring any city with a chef. They have a nose for finding the best places to eat. Of course, it's almost impossible to find a…

Postcard From Puerto Rico

When I plan a family vacation, it doesn't always go the way I hope. However, I hit a homerun with our trip to Puerto Rico last week. Spanish is the predominant language and they sometimes use the metric system in Puerto Rico, but the money is same as everywhere else in the U.S. and you…

Top 10 Things To Do Before School Starts

Believe it or not, there's only a month left until the end of summer break. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools begin a new academic year on Monday, August 28th. So little time, so much to do! Here's a list of things you might need to tackle before the kids go back to school: 10. Find some community service…