What does it take to break through boring expectations and experience life? This travel mom searches for answers as we raise a world roamer right here in the suburbs. #worldtravel #openwidetheworldRead More
Renting a car in winter? What to know before you pick up your rental car, especially if you will be driving in snow, icy roads and wintery conditions. This is not your usual “how to drive in winter” post. This important information on car rentals from rental car companies could save your life!
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In this year-long series, we shared family-friendly books on travel, world cultures, history, and anthropology. Check out our favorites from 2018. Then share your suggestions, too! #books #tweens #openwidetheworldRead More
Reflections on travel and daily life. From a returned foreign exchange student stuck in an elementary school pick-up line. #travel #openwidetheworldRead More
The best holiday events in the Midwest! Will you be spending the holiday season in the Midwest? Or visiting the Midwest this Christmas season? Then check out these festive ways to celebrate Christmas and the holidays in our 12-state region—all recommended by Midwesterners! #christmasevents #openwidetheworldRead More
In this series, we share family-friendly books on travel, world cultures, history, and anthropology. Check out what we're reading in November. Then share your suggestions, too! #books #tweens #openwidetheworldRead More
Do you love pie? Are you heading to the Midwest? The #MidwestMondayChat on twitter comes through again —this time, with great pie recommendations from all around the Midwest!
We looked over all the tweets, from travelers, bakers, and general pie eaters, and chose our favorite pie from each of the 12 Midwestern states. Check out our top choices for the best pies in the Midwest! #pie #OpenWideTheWorldRead More
The best hikes in the Midwest! Top day hikes, and even a through-hike, in the Midwestern United States. Trails for hiking families, hard core hikers and solo hikers. All recommended by Midwest hikers! #midwesthiking #openwidetheworldRead More
In this series, we share family-friendly books on travel, world cultures, anthropology, and history. Come see what we're reading in October. And share your suggestions, too! #books #tweens #openwidetheworldRead More