9 Amazing Family Getaways Near DC

We are all ready for a family road trip right about now. You don’t have to go far for your next adventure together. My family visited each of these places, and we’re ready to share our best-kept secrets. Keep scrolling for the best spots within a day’s drive of the DC area. Virginia’s Eastern Shore Usually thought of as a summer destination, the Eastern Shore … Continue reading 9 Amazing Family Getaways Near DC

Plan Your Farm Stay at Blue Hill Farm in Clarke County, Virginia

Have your eggs and meet the chickens too. You can at one of the many farms across the USA that are opening their doors to family travelers. Blue Hill Farm in Boyce, VA opened their gorgeous doors to us, and we had such a lovely stay. Continue reading Plan Your Farm Stay at Blue Hill Farm in Clarke County, Virginia

Don’t Forget to Visit the Loudoun County Fair

The Loudoun County Fair is a great way to spend the day with your tiny carousel riders. We visited mid-week around 10 a.m. and came back at 5 p.m. (after naptime). Morning at the fair is filled with baby animals, face painting and yummy carnival food. Fair evenings boast kiddie-sized rides, live music, and even more delicious carnival eats. Continue reading Don’t Forget to Visit the Loudoun County Fair

My Girl’s Weekend in Richmond, Virginia at The Jefferson Hotel

Our home away from home for the two nights we were in town was in the downtown Richmond area. The hotel itself is absolutely gorgeous. Visiting the hotel felt like stepping into a luxury time machine that transported me back to the early 1800s. The opulent statue of Thomas Jefferson greeted me upon arrival as well as the kind and attentive staff. Continue reading My Girl’s Weekend in Richmond, Virginia at The Jefferson Hotel

Family Campground in Wythville, Virginia: Full Review of the KOA

We’re on our first longterm RV trip across the state of Tennessee via Virginia, and we’re in love. On our first travel day, we stopped at the Wythville KOA for a quick overnight. This campground is amazing. It has every amenity I could ever think of and then some. As far as my kids are concerned, playgrounds are the most important part of any place … Continue reading Family Campground in Wythville, Virginia: Full Review of the KOA

Chincoteague, Virginia is Perfect for Multi-generational Vacations

Chincoteague, VA was the perfect spot for our multi-generational getaway. It is a peaceful beach town without all the craziness of a crowded boardwalk or wall-to-wall people. There were tons of family-friendly attractions perfect for our little ones and Grammy alike. Most importantly, Chincoteague is a great location to relax and unwind as a family. Continue reading Chincoteague, Virginia is Perfect for Multi-generational Vacations