Isabel Pak

Isabel is a global citizen and has lived in 8 different cities in 4 different continents. Earning a Masters degree in Business Administration at UVA is what brought her to the United States. She has since worked in corporate finance and marketing. Isabel has been living in the DC area (Rockville) since 2017 with her husband and two children (ages 4 and 2). Her favorite things to do as a family: indoor and outdoor playgrounds, crafts, baking, beach/pool/splash pads, trying new restaurants, day trips, and attending family events. She also enjoys baking and cooking healthy meals for her family, working out, drawing digital illustrations, and traveling abroad.

Top 9 Winter Weekend Getaways at Beaches & Water Parks

If you are a beach person like me, then you are likely craving the ocean! The good news is that going to the beach is not only for summer, so bundle up and let’s...

24 Family-Friendly Cultural Events in Washington, DC

Mark your calendars for these top family-friendly cultural events! Washington, D.C. is home to people of more than 170 nationalities and ethnic groups, making it one of the most vibrant and diverse cities in...

Favorite Instagram Accounts for Busy Moms

Need to know the best instagram accounts for busy moms? Juggling all the demands motherhood throws at you is time consuming enough. That's why I love Instagram, where I get all kinds of information...
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The Ultimate Guide to Kid-Friendly All-Inclusive Resorts

As the weather starts to get chilly, it's a perfect time to start planning a beach vacation in the winter. If you are looking for warm places like I am, this is the ultimate...

12 Kid-Friendly Wineries and Breweries Near Washington, DC

What are kid-friendly wineries and breweries made of? They offer kid-friendly food options Have outdoor seating, with plenty of space to run around safely Shaded seating for the hot summer days Play area, of...

Perfect Washington, DC Itinerary for Kids

Do you have friends with little kids visiting from out-of-state or internationally? Or, live in Maryland or Virginia and are planning a day trip to D.C.? Check out the perfect Washington, DC itinerary for...

7 Things To Do With Toddlers in Lancaster PA

Lancaster PA is close enough that you can make it a day trip, but if you are planning to go, make sure to spend a day or two more in the area! My kids...

13 Best Farmers Markets in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia

With peak produce season under way, I am so excited to write about my favorite farmers' markets in the DMV area.  In addition to fruits and vegetables, you will find artisan breads, butchers, sauces,...
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Yes, You Can Overcome Infertility!

Infertility Awareness Week is April 24-30. To commemorate and support anyone facing the challenge to have a family, I wanted to share the biggest lessons we learned through our journey to becoming parents and...
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Money Saving Tips As Consumer Prices Keep Rising

Have you noticed your grocery bills getting larger and larger? And I don’t mean by the amount of coupons you receive, but by the total amount of money on them. If you have, you...
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5 Fun, Healthy St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

Get in the Irish spirit with these green, fun, healthy St. Patrick's Day recipes. In our family, a holiday is not complete without a themed meal. Here are 5 super easy recipes you can...
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3 Easy and Healthy Valentine’s Day Recipes

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and the best way to treat your loved ones is through food! My family especially loves desserts! If you'd like to make something delicious and healthy, here...

14 Kid-Friendly Cultural Events You Can’t Miss in 2022

This 2022 I want to encourage everyone to participate in more kid-friendly international and cultural events for your family. Washington, D.C. is home to people of more than 170 nationalities and ethnic groups, making...