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Month: April 2015


Food Lovers on Parade: the Wonder of Food Tours

I LOVE FOOD! So a food tour is right up my alley! We were trying to get to three locations during the shoot, but we only made it to two.
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Haunted Happenings at the Pensacola Lighthouse

We heard that the Pensacola Lighthouse has some very special “residents” who like to haunt the lighthouse. And these residents let visitors know that they are sometimes willing to show themselves!
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Make Your Own Perdido Key Souvenirs

My children love to make art projects so when we had to change plans due to weather, they came up with the perfect solution…make our own souvenirs! We found the most charming artist studio in Perdido Key called Artworks Studio and Gallery.
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Meet an Angel & So Much More!

Pensacola is home to the Blue Angels, the United States Flight Demonstration Squadron. We were thrilled to have the opportunity to meet with Blue Angels pilots while shooting our show in Pensacola.
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Take Me Out to the Wahoos!

If your family enjoys a good ball game, then you are going to love taking in 9 innings with the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, the Double A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. The Bayfront Stadium is GORGEOUS and overlooks the Pensacola Bay, setting the mood for a fun experience.
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Parasailing in the Pensacola

My daughters have always wanted to try parasailing and Pensacola provided the perfect backdrop for this adventure! First we had to change into our suits and get our hair pulled back so it wouldn’t whip around in the wind so we set up a makeshift changing studio in the parking lot!
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Step Back in Time at the Historic Pensacola Village

Do you know Pensacola’s nickname? It’s known as the City of Five Flags! This is the first fact that we learned when our family visited Historic Pensacola Village.
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Six Spas that Take an Unconventional Approach to Rejuvenation

From chocolate wraps to salt caves, these treatments are not your average spa fare. Now that spring break is behind us, it’s the perfect time to plan an adult getaway.
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Five Favorite Cities For Last-minute Spring Break Fun

Spring break is just around the corner. Or for some families, it’s already arrived. Those of you who haven’t made plans might be starting to feel regret as your friends jet off to their fabulous vacations -- and document the journey on social media. Is it too late for you to save spring break?
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Dining at Disney…should you buy a plan?

When you’re vacationing at Walt Disney World, you have seemingly endless options for food, beverages and dining themes. Choosing what and where to eat can be the hardest part of your trip, especially when you’re trying to please family members with different tastes.
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Soak Up Some Sun and Family Fun in Sarasota

Just like her daughter Colleen, Kay Keogh likes to find great hotels and activities while on the road and share them with families. Here is her report on the Sarasota area, located on the southwest coast of Florida. Photos courtesy of Visit Sarasota County My daughter assigns me the task of scouting for her show!
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Season Two Starts Soon!

A brand new trailer for Season 2 is out now! Check it out here!
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Rosemont, IL… Solution For Your Winter Blues

‘Family Travel’ Sales Director Recalls her Memorable Weekend at this Exciting Chicago-Area Destination As the winter grew colder, darker and more depressing, the “Family Travel with Colleen Kelly” team decided to attend the Travel & Adventure Show in January to see some sunny destinations and find fun things to do with the family. To really
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