Google Maps the Smithsonian

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Beginning Tuesday, visitors will be able to use Google Maps at the Smithsonian on their Android smartphone to guide them selves through 17 of the museums at the Smithsonian in Washington DC. This will include the National Air and Space Museum, the National Museum of Natural History as well as the National Museum of American History. Google maps of the … Read More

Want to go yurt camping? What is a yurt?

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Let me first say that my camping experience is somewhat limited, but has grown by leaps and bounds in the last year or so. With a 3 yr old, the type of camping, and where you camp is really limited by the abilities of the younger one. I am fortunate enough to have a fairly mobile toddler, so things are … Read More

10 Essentials for a Successful Trip to the Beach

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If you are going to pack the family up for a day at the beach at some point this summer, do not underestimate the importance of planning and preparation to optimize the experience for your entire family. A few essentials and you will be ready to go for a morning, afternoon, or even a whole day! 1. Know that you … Read More