Olympic-themed winter at Lake Placid with kids

Lake Placid is an adorable town in upstate New York. It’s most famous for hosting the 1980 Winter Olympic Games, including the men’s hockey “Miracle On Ice.”

There are many winter activities to participate in — from bobsledding to snowshoeing to skiing to ice skating, there is sure to be something for everyone. And if you need a break from all the snowy fun, Lake Placid has a cute downtown area to browse.

Out of all East Coast ski destinations I’ve visited, I found Lake Placid to be the most vibrant and active. Plus, decorations during the holiday season make the place look magical!

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Family ​Weekend at The Sagamore Resort

For our tenth anniversary, we decided to take a quick weekend trip to The Sagamore Resort for a family getaway.   The Sagamore is one of my favorite resorts on the East Coast.  Why?  Because of its unbeatable view of Lake George.  Located in the hamlet of Bolton (Warren County, New York), The Sagamore sits on the shores of Lake George surrounded by the Adirondacks.  From recreational activities to various eateries, The Sagamore will transport you far, far away.  There are plenty of reasons to fall in love with The Sagamore, but our favorites are:

The Sagamore, Bolton Landing

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