End-of-year Southwest Gift Card Giveaway

Update: the giveaway is over, the winner is Michelle B. Well, friends, it’s that time of year again. And what a crazy year it has been! Justin Bieber got married, enough said. We are wrapping things up here at Miles For Family  “empire”, at least for 2018. Posting will be light over the next few…

Our Best/Worst Travel Experiences of 2018

Before we wrap up the year, Nancy and I have a tradition of reflecting on the travel experiences from the last 12 months. Technically, 2018 isn’t over yet, and I have one more trip to go on. But let’s ignore that and get down to business, shall we? Leana’s best/worst travel experiences of 2018 Best:…

When Something Goes Wrong on Vacation

Vacations are supposed to be our break from real world problems. We put a lot of money, miles and points, time, effort and dreams into planning the perfect getaway in hopes that our vacation days from work are not wasted. But despite even the best planning, something often goes wrong on a trip. How do…