The great American family holiday – on a dude ranch
Clint the Donkey gets a hug at the Slyvan Dale Guest Ranch in Colorado

The great American family holiday – on a dude ranch

There can be plenty of time in the saddle when you take the kids to a dude ranch. But these days, there’s plenty else to do. In fact, ranch goers acknowledge, they often spend less time riding than they expected because of so many other activities and so much land to explore.

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Yes politics is ugly. But kids need to learn about elections – here’s how
Headed to the White House

Yes politics is ugly. But kids need to learn about elections – here’s how

There still is a lot to be learned about the electoral process, of course, and museums around the country have mounted interesting, interactive exhibits that can answer kids’ questions and serve as a positive teaching tool—but only in the coming weeks.

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With strong dollar, beach vacation in Puerto Vallarta is a good bet
Our Lady of Guadalupe Puerto Vallarta

With strong dollar, beach vacation in Puerto Vallarta is a good bet

With the US dollar strong against the Mexican Peso, a beach vacation in Puerto Vallarta is a good bet this time of year. The town oozes charm, starting with Old Vallarta, the city’s 1930s town center complete with cobblestoned square.

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