What kind of vacation can you look forward to on a frugal budget?
You'd be surprised!
Rest, relaxation, and adventure don't have to cost a bundle!
Explore summer fun and vacation ideas plus innovative ways to save.
Do your plans for the coming months include some time for rest and relaxation? Even in these days of uncertainty and change, it's possible for nearly every family to enjoy a vacation, stay-cation, or day-cation. Discover great vacation ideas --even for those that can't afford a vacation right now!
This issue is loaded with ideas, tips, recipes, checklists, and more to help you plan for those special family outings --all within your budget!
Start Your Surfing Here: Investigate links on travel tips, searching for vacation bargains, exploring national parks, camping-related crafts, recipes and resources, game and activity ideas, traveling with kids, and even how to pack like a pro!
On The Road Again: Have you ever wanted to go someplace to visit, but your funds weren't sufficient? What if you could go to that special destination on a very frugal budget? All it took for this family was a little planning, a map, and an eagerness to hit the road!
A Perfect Day at the Lake: For this family a perfect vacation day is a day spent at the lake --frugally of course! Save on gas for your trip, get great food ideas, make a natural bug repellent, bring your nature jars, pack a first aid kit, and dig your own earthworms! Make your day-cation the best fun ever for your family!
Homegrown Vacation Fun: Sometimes the absolute best relaxations you can experience and enjoy with your family are ones right in your own back yard! Included are a variety of wonderful suggestions for family get-togethers you'll want to try this summer!
Just look at some of the intriguingly frugal topics you'll find:
Begin with the Basics
Keeping it All together
Feather Your Nest Frugally
Parenting That Pays
Something Old, Something New
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