Traveling the day before Thanksgiving? Verizon wants to help make your travel easier by celebrating “Thanksgetting” and offering fun services – even for non-customers – to make holiday travel easier! Verizon customers can get an extra 1 gigabyte of data, too! Back in my pre-married and pre-children days,[…]

Thinking about a family camping trip to Yosemite National Park? Check out our tips and discover THE BEST camping spot for families!

Ready to go camping at Yosemite National Park? Check out our tips from our family camping trip to Yosemite!   I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Panasonic. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my[…]

Honey has been making a come back in the last few years.  After spending time hiding in the back of the pantry, honey was named the Flavor of the Year for 2015 by Firmenich.  I’ve always liked honey, but I really didn’t know too much about it. I[…]

#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Intel This could include Intel providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. I mentioned earlier this month that I’m spending a lot of time on the road in July.  In fact, this month alone[…]

Need a kid friendly snack for summer travel? Make this easy snack mix recipe! Just a few simple ingredients makes a fun summer s'mores snack mix kids love!

On the road this summer with kids? Make this easy and delicious and easy snack mix recipe that kids love to munch on for all your travel plans.   If you’d asked me a few weeks ago if we had any travel plans for the summer, I’d have told[…]

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PERK for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Tired of a stinky “mom” car? Check out the new PERK Visor Wrap car air fresheners to keep your car smelling fresh! I don’t know about you, buy my car[…]

Tired of being cramped in a hotel room when on vacation? Check out family vacation rental homes to save money, get more space, and have a better vacation!

Make your next trip more relaxing with  family vacation rental homes! Save money, sleep and eat better, and have more space for less than the cost of a hotel.  Our sponsor HomeAway is the perfect resource for families looking for a better way to vacation. A few years[…]

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#DropShopAndOil #CollectiveBias Plan a family road trip to Utah’s national parks – all 5 of them in about 5 days!  From camping to hiking, if you love the outdoors this is a[…]

This post brought to you by TownePlace Suites by Marriott®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Spend more time having fun while on vacation, and less time trying to find what you need, with these travel organization tips for families. When I[…]

summer reading

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for JetBlue. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. Get your kids excited about summer reading with the Soar With Reading website from The Magic Tree House books and JetBlue! Find out[…]