Seeing San Antonio like local families

Seeing San Antonio like local families

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Who knew? Water once covered much of Texas — 110 million years ago. Imagine dinosaurs walking along the beach when the Gulf of Mexico covered San Antonio. What do giant dinosaur footprints tell us about their behavior way back...
Camp for Special Needs Kids at Beaches Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Camp for Special Needs Kids at Beaches Ocho Rios, Jamaica

By Eileen Ogintz OCHO RIO, Jamaica — I’m honored when Julia gives me a hug. By Eileen Ogintz DISCOVERY BAY, Jamaica — I’m honored when Julia gives me a hug. “Julia loves to hug but she has to initiate the hug,” explains Stacy Andersen who oversees the Kids...
Taking the Kids to a Theme Park This Summer

Taking the Kids to a Theme Park This Summer

By Eileen OgintzTribune Media Services The negotiations went right down to the wire. Was he persuasive enough? Would she back away from the deal at the last moment? I smile thinking of that hot day at Disney World when my son and older daughter worked so hard to...
21 Fabulous Fall Getaways for 2021

21 Fabulous Fall Getaways for 2021

Let’s celebrate by planning a fall family getaway. No, we’re not celebrating the end of the pandemic, not with the Delta Variant still wreaking havoc around the world. Things are looking up, however, even as we’re being told to mask up again and our kids under 12...