Archive for April 2012

Make Way for Ducklings!

I love connecting travel with reading. In Chicago, we have a number of parks, museums and other attractions that are connected to great reads (Here’s my guide to Storybooks with a Chicago Connection). Here’s a sweet way to celebrate Mother’s Day in Boston: Trace the steps of Mr. and Mrs. Mallard and their 8 ducklings... Read more »

Junior Ranger Programs at Hawaiian National Parks

When traveling to the Hawaiian Islands, take a break from sand and sun, and learn a thing or two about history,┬áculture and nature by taking part in the Junior Rangers Program at a Hawaiian National Park. ┬áThe Pacific National Monument at Pearl Harbor (Oahu), Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii Island), and Haleakala National Park (Maui)... Read more »