The 4 Best Water Activities in Key West With Kids

Getting out on the water in Key West with kids makes the whole experience that much cooler! We had a few different opportunities to get out on the water and these are our recommendations for things to do on the water with your family. At the time of these trips our kids were 8, 5, …

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Dolphins Plus in Key Largo

Petting and kissing a dolphin at Dolphins Plus in Key Largo is an amazing experience. These creatures are so beautiful and friendly. When you are petting them and interacting with them you can look right into their eyes and see their personalities. Dolphins Plus has a great program that lets kids of all ages get …

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Hawks Cay: The Best Resort In The Florida Keys

If you are looking for an island vacation look no further than the Hawks Cay Resort on Duck Key in the Florida Keys! What is interesting about the Keys is that as you are driving down the main highway you don’t even realize what is there. Since the Keys are a collection of separate islands …

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Fiesta Key RV Resort in the Florida Keys

Fiesta Key RV Resort is a great option if you are bringing your RV down to the Florida Keys. The resort sits on its own little island. There is nothing else that is close by so it is very quiet and secluded. Sites at Fiesta Key There are a variety of different sites from ocean …

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What One Year of Fulltime Family Travel Around the US Looks Like

In 2015 we travelled to 14 states and visited countless National Parks, Mounuments, Museums, and more! Below is a timeline in pictures of our journey over the last year. We had a great year and we are excited to see what 2016 brings! Thanks for being on this journey with us and if you have …

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Ship ashore at the ShipWreck Museum in Key West!

We stopped at the Shipwreck museum in downtown Key West. When you arrive everyone is dressed in costume and they welcome you into the museum. If you want you can take a guided tour where they tell you about things in the museum. You do not have to take the tour. You are free to …

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Chugga-Chugga Choo-Choo jump on the Conch Train in Key West

We headed down to Key West and parked at Fort Zachary Taylor. We planned this trip with our friends from Free 2 Breathe, Adventuring While We’re Young, and Campground Views. So we had a group of 17 of us! Which included 9 kids under the age of 8. We all met at Fort Zachary Taylor …

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Swimming in rain to sunshine at Bahia Honda State Park

Bahia Honda State Park in Marathon, Florida Keys is beautiful! We pulled in and it started to rain so we headed over to the nature center. It was a small room but they had some cool information about animals in the area. We were also able to find out what some of the things we …

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Orange picking at Showcase of Citrus is juicy fun for everyone!

Right down the street from where we stayed in Orlando they had Orange picking! We were super excited to go to check it out and we had heard that they had AMAZING orange slushies too. They have some great photo ops right by the parking lot. A giant shark you can stick your head into …

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Broken bone while traveling

Any time a kid gets hurt, it is no fun. A broken bone while traveling is one of the worst-case scenarios. When it happens on the road there is an added element of worry since you are not familiar with the area, doctors, hospitals, etc. We were at the Shell Factory in Fort Meyers (a …

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Everything is awesome at Legoland!

LEGOLAND! Everything is Awesome!! We had heard great things about Legoland so we were excited to check it out! Disney is Disney but that also means LONG lines, huge parking lots, lot’s of people, and big parks. Legoland on the other had was smaller and much easier to maneuver through. We went with the Full-time …

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