If your budget or outside commitments are keeping you close to home this summer, Bethany has some planning tips for creating a memory-making family staycation.
The world is a homeschool family’s classroom, and, for many, summer is a time to plan family vacations that double as elaborate, fun-filled, educational field trips. Unfortunately, even if your family loves to travel, doing so isn’t always an option.
Your kids’ summer activities may keep you close to home. Or maybe the budget is stretched thin this year, and a far-flung trip isn’t an option. Whatever the reason, it’s possible to have summer fun closer to home with all the memories that go along with time together.
Yet, sometimes the idea of missing out on a summer trip seems like the recipe for a dull and dismal season. If you love visiting new places, how can you make staying home exciting? It seems impossible, but it’s not.
Here are some tips to keep in mind when planning your family’s staycation to make it one for the memory books. [Read more…]