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    Family,  Featured,  Traveling

    Visit Gulf County in Florida for your Next Vacation

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Gulf County for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you looking for somewhere your family can go to keep you busy your entire time there? Are you and your family the adventurous type that loves to have fun, while learning new things? How about heading the Gulf County, Florida to create more memories with your kids who will last a lifetime and be something your kids can talk about for a long time. You can check out the Gulf County Adventure Guide for some of their great listings and plan your next vacation. Most people love taking…

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    5 Ways About Surviving Your Family Road Trip

    Welcome back to summer, the mystical three months of lawn mowing, grilling, and family vacations. After having kids and discovering the stress that is traveling, I cringe at the thought of packing up the car and heading out on the open road with my three kids but with the below tips, courtesy of my father, maybe you can squeeze a little more relaxation out of your trip. Whether you’re going on a one day excursion or a week long road trip, try out the following tips, and leave comments with any additional tips you have.   Get the kids excited This tip is so often overlooked, but the older your…

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    Family Fun at the Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

    Summer is upon us so more than likely the kids are home so you are probably planning a summer road trip. You want a destination that will offer something for the entire family, not just the kids such as Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.   Visiting an aquarium is great for children and adults because it offers activities for all. One usually cannot assume that taking an elementary-age child on an all-day water-skiing excursion is a good idea since they usually get tired quickly. Also some amusement parks for children do not offer anything for adults. There might be some exceptions, but for the most part these…