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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
36.1 Wyoming - Frontier Days, Bison, and a Dude Ranch In Cheyenne, Colleen Kelly and her family go to a rodeo and visit a Native American Village. Later, they go to nearby Vedauwoo for hiking, and Laramie for the Legends of Laramie Tour. Wyoming is one of the few remaining areas of the United States where you can get a personal view of the true American West. (12 of 13)
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112 SU 04/06/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Michigan - Family Vacation by the Lake With over 3,200 miles of shoreline and 11,000 inland lakes, the sandy beaches in Michigan offer a relaxing respite for the whole family. Colleen Kelly shows that a vacation by the lake is effortless. It has never been so easy to play in the sand, swim in the water, or find a fishing hole with your name on it! (13 of 13)
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113 SU 04/13/14 06:29pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.3 New Orleans - Beignets, Beads, and Bugs! Colleen Kelly, accompanied by local parents, uncovers the gems of New Orleans, starting in the heart of the French Quarter, where they sample Beignets at the iconic French Market. They tour Mardi Gras World, where artists design more than 80% of all parade floats. Later, they take a Bug Cooking Class at the Insectarium, the largest museum in the United States dedicated to bugs! At the National World War II Museum, they find a treasure chest of information for visitors of all ages. (1 of 13)
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101 TH 04/03/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 New Orleans - Beignets, Beads, and Bugs! Colleen Kelly, accompanied by local parents, uncovers the gems of New Orleans, starting in the heart of the French Quarter, where they sample Beignets at the iconic French Market. They tour Mardi Gras World, where artists design more than 80% of all parade floats. Later, they take a Bug Cooking Class at the Insectarium, the largest museum in the United States dedicated to bugs! At the National World War II Museum, they find a treasure chest of information for visitors of all ages. (1 of 13)
WEB LINK
101 TH 04/03/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 San Antonio - Family Fun Is Bigger In Texas San Antonio is the second largest city in Texas and it's home to the Alamo, where Colleen starts her family vacation. Colleen meets a curator who offers insider information that you can teach to your children during your family's vacation. The family goes on a spooky ghost tour of the city's downtown area before strolling along the winding riverwalk. The family samples Tex Mex, a popular Texan cuisine that blends American food with Mexican culinary style. Colleen shares tips about souvenir shopping with kids during a visit to El Mercado, the largest Mexican market in the United States. (2 of 13)
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102 TU 04/08/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 San Antonio - Family Fun Is Bigger In Texas San Antonio is the second largest city in Texas and it's home to the Alamo, where Colleen starts her family vacation. Colleen meets a curator who offers insider information that you can teach to your children during your family's vacation. The family goes on a spooky ghost tour of the city's downtown area before strolling along the winding riverwalk. The family samples Tex Mex, a popular Texan cuisine that blends American food with Mexican culinary style. Colleen shares tips about souvenir shopping with kids during a visit to El Mercado, the largest Mexican market in the United States. (2 of 13)
WEB LINK
102 TU 04/08/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Monterey - Wharf, Whales, and Surf The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a must see attraction in Monterey County, just south of San Francisco. Colleen tours the aquarium to learn more about otters and jellyfish. Whale watching is also very popular in this part of California especially when the whales migrate north from Baja, Mexico. Later, the family goes on an agricultural tour at Pezzini Farms where they sample steamed and fried artichoke--after all, Monterey County is also known as the artichoke capital of the world! (3 of 13)
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103 TH 04/10/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Monterey - Wharf, Whales, and Surf The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a must see attraction in Monterey County, just south of San Francisco. Colleen tours the aquarium to learn more about otters and jellyfish. Whale watching is also very popular in this part of California especially when the whales migrate north from Baja, Mexico. Later, the family goes on an agricultural tour at Pezzini Farms where they sample steamed and fried artichoke--after all, Monterey County is also known as the artichoke capital of the world! (3 of 13)
WEB LINK
103 TH 04/10/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Hollywood & The Beach (Lights...Came Colleen explores Los Angeles, from outdoor adventures to the Hollywood glitz and glam. She starts off with a visit to Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America. Colleen joins a local family to hike the paths near the Griffith Observatory. She visits the Travel Town Train Museum and pans for gold at the Autry Museum. Colleen continues the family adventure at the Santa Monica beach to enjoy lunch and a relaxing bike tour before heading to TCL Chinese Theatre to see the stars' prints along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 SA 04/12/14 07:00am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Hollywood & The Beach (Lights...Came Colleen explores Los Angeles, from outdoor adventures to the Hollywood glitz and glam. She starts off with a visit to Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America. Colleen joins a local family to hike the paths near the Griffith Observatory. She visits the Travel Town Train Museum and pans for gold at the Autry Museum. Colleen continues the family adventure at the Santa Monica beach to enjoy lunch and a relaxing bike tour before heading to TCL Chinese Theatre to see the stars' prints along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 SA 04/12/14 07:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Hollywood & The Beach (Lights...Came Colleen explores Los Angeles, from outdoor adventures to the Hollywood glitz and glam. She starts off with a visit to Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America. Colleen joins a local family to hike the paths near the Griffith Observatory. She visits the Travel Town Train Museum and pans for gold at the Autry Museum. Colleen continues the family adventure at the Santa Monica beach to enjoy lunch and a relaxing bike tour before heading to TCL Chinese Theatre to see the stars' prints along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 SU 04/13/14 01:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Baltimore - Flags, Forts, and Sports Baltimore offers so much for families who love to travel! Colleen goes on a tour around the Inner Harbor starting with a walk above the shark tanks at the National Aquarium. Colleen and friends crack blue crabs for a feast at Phillips Seafood. Later, the family tours Fort McHenry to learn about its ties to our country's national anthem and the flag that inspired the musical score. (4 of 13)
WEB LINK
104 TU 04/15/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Baltimore - Flags, Forts, and Sports Baltimore offers so much for families who love to travel! Colleen goes on a tour around the Inner Harbor starting with a walk above the shark tanks at the National Aquarium. Colleen and friends crack blue crabs for a feast at Phillips Seafood. Later, the family tours Fort McHenry to learn about its ties to our country's national anthem and the flag that inspired the musical score. (4 of 13)
WEB LINK
104 TU 04/15/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Hollywood & The Beach (Lights...Came Colleen explores Los Angeles, from outdoor adventures to the Hollywood glitz and glam. She starts off with a visit to Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America. Colleen joins a local family to hike the paths near the Griffith Observatory. She visits the Travel Town Train Museum and pans for gold at the Autry Museum. Colleen continues the family adventure at the Santa Monica beach to enjoy lunch and a relaxing bike tour before heading to TCL Chinese Theatre to see the stars' prints along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 TH 04/17/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Hollywood & The Beach (Lights...Came Colleen explores Los Angeles, from outdoor adventures to the Hollywood glitz and glam. She starts off with a visit to Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America. Colleen joins a local family to hike the paths near the Griffith Observatory. She visits the Travel Town Train Museum and pans for gold at the Autry Museum. Colleen continues the family adventure at the Santa Monica beach to enjoy lunch and a relaxing bike tour before heading to TCL Chinese Theatre to see the stars' prints along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 TH 04/17/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Ireland - Emerald Isle from the City to the Countr Colleen Kelly travels coast to coast across the Emerald Isle, the home of her ancestors. She meets up with several of her relatives and friends throughout the country starting with the hustle and bustle of Dublin. Colleen talks about the Gaelic sport of hurling, a combination of lacrosse and field hockey. At the castle, she joins her cousins from Galway to try their hand at falconry and even goes on a fairy hunt on the castle grounds. (6 of 13)
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106 TU 04/22/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Ireland - Emerald Isle from the City to the Countr Colleen Kelly travels coast to coast across the Emerald Isle, the home of her ancestors. She meets up with several of her relatives and friends throughout the country starting with the hustle and bustle of Dublin. Colleen talks about the Gaelic sport of hurling, a combination of lacrosse and field hockey. At the castle, she joins her cousins from Galway to try their hand at falconry and even goes on a fairy hunt on the castle grounds. (6 of 13)
WEB LINK
106 TU 04/22/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Chicago - Windy City Whimsy Colleen Kelly meets family friends on the glass enclosed ledge overlooking the Windy City from 103 stories high, on the Willis Tower. The next stop is Lincoln Park where Colleen explores the oldest free zoo in the United States before heading to a musical theater where all of the shows are based on kids' books and involve audience participation. Shopping on Michigan Avenue is a must in Chicago! Colleen joins two fashion forward moms to get the 411 on the shopping scene. (7 of 13)
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107 TH 04/24/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Chicago - Windy City Whimsy Colleen Kelly meets family friends on the glass enclosed ledge overlooking the Windy City from 103 stories high, on the Willis Tower. The next stop is Lincoln Park where Colleen explores the oldest free zoo in the United States before heading to a musical theater where all of the shows are based on kids' books and involve audience participation. Shopping on Michigan Avenue is a must in Chicago! Colleen joins two fashion forward moms to get the 411 on the shopping scene. (7 of 13)
WEB LINK
107 TH 04/24/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Montreal - Real City with French Flair Colleen Kelly and her two daughters enjoy all Montreal has to offer with a French twist! Known for their rich history and culture, they start off underground at the Pointe-a-Calliere Museum of Archaeology and History to see where Montreal first became a city back in 1642. They learn about the interesting history of Montreal style bagels and make their own version of a classic Quebecian dish, Poutine. They turn up the fun and go for a heart-pounding, clothes-soaking jet boat ride up and down the St. Lawrence Seaway before heading to the Space for Life to interact with nature like never before. (8 of 13)
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108 TU 04/29/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Montreal - Real City with French Flair Colleen Kelly and her two daughters enjoy all Montreal has to offer with a French twist! Known for their rich history and culture, they start off underground at the Pointe-a-Calliere Museum of Archaeology and History to see where Montreal first became a city back in 1642. They learn about the interesting history of Montreal style bagels and make their own version of a classic Quebecian dish, Poutine. They turn up the fun and go for a heart-pounding, clothes-soaking jet boat ride up and down the St. Lawrence Seaway before heading to the Space for Life to interact with nature like never before. (8 of 13)
WEB LINK
108 TU 04/29/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Cruise The Caribbean Colleen Kelly is joined by her extended family on a floating holiday as they discover what cruising has to offer to every generation of traveler. They will talk with crew members and learn about the vessel, and what it takes to make a big ship ready every day for its guests. The family stops off at a port of call and tries an excursion. Back on board, the whole family celebrates their time together with a festive evening complete with dancing. (9 of 13)
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109 TH 05/01/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Cruise The Caribbean Colleen Kelly is joined by her extended family on a floating holiday as they discover what cruising has to offer to every generation of traveler. They will talk with crew members and learn about the vessel, and what it takes to make a big ship ready every day for its guests. The family stops off at a port of call and tries an excursion. Back on board, the whole family celebrates their time together with a festive evening complete with dancing. (9 of 13)
WEB LINK
109 TH 05/01/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Culture, History and Art Los Angeles is the city of endless entertainment with hundreds of museums and cultural centers throughout the area. The city of angels is known for Hollywood and its beaches, but it is way more than that. Colleen Kelly tours another side of Los Angeles starting with The Original Farmers Market and The Grove, two totally different shopping experiences connected via a trolley ride. She also explores The Getty Museum where children are encouraged to learn about the visual arts from a very young age. (10 of 13)
WEB LINK
110 TU 05/06/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles - Culture, History and Art Los Angeles is the city of endless entertainment with hundreds of museums and cultural centers throughout the area. The city of angels is known for Hollywood and its beaches, but it is way more than that. Colleen Kelly tours another side of Los Angeles starting with The Original Farmers Market and The Grove, two totally different shopping experiences connected via a trolley ride. She also explores The Getty Museum where children are encouraged to learn about the visual arts from a very young age. (10 of 13)
WEB LINK
110 TU 05/06/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Camp - for the Entire Family Colleen Kelly and her daughters join other families at Camp Brosius, a family camp run by Indiana University. Adults and children get to create their own camp experience and choose from a long list of activities including swimming, water sports, crafts, or hiking. Trained college students from IU lead the kids on daily adventures, while Colleen and the other adults can choose to relax with a good book, take a class, or try their hand at activities like sailing.
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111 TH 05/08/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Camp - for the Entire Family Colleen Kelly and her daughters join other families at Camp Brosius, a family camp run by Indiana University. Adults and children get to create their own camp experience and choose from a long list of activities including swimming, water sports, crafts, or hiking. Trained college students from IU lead the kids on daily adventures, while Colleen and the other adults can choose to relax with a good book, take a class, or try their hand at activities like sailing.
WEB LINK
111 TH 05/08/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Wyoming - Frontier Days, Bison, and a Dude Ranch In Cheyenne, Colleen Kelly and her family go to a rodeo and visit a Native American Village. Later, they go to nearby Vedauwoo for hiking, and Laramie for the Legends of Laramie Tour. Wyoming is one of the few remaining areas of the United States where you can get a personal view of the true American West. (12 of 13)
WEB LINK
112 TU 05/13/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Wyoming - Frontier Days, Bison, and a Dude Ranch In Cheyenne, Colleen Kelly and her family go to a rodeo and visit a Native American Village. Later, they go to nearby Vedauwoo for hiking, and Laramie for the Legends of Laramie Tour. Wyoming is one of the few remaining areas of the United States where you can get a personal view of the true American West. (12 of 13)
WEB LINK
112 TU 05/13/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Michigan - Family Vacation by the Lake With over 3,200 miles of shoreline and 11,000 inland lakes, the sandy beaches in Michigan offer a relaxing respite for the whole family. Colleen Kelly shows that a vacation by the lake is effortless. It has never been so easy to play in the sand, swim in the water, or find a fishing hole with your name on it! (13 of 13)
WEB LINK
113 TH 05/15/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Michigan - Family Vacation by the Lake With over 3,200 miles of shoreline and 11,000 inland lakes, the sandy beaches in Michigan offer a relaxing respite for the whole family. Colleen Kelly shows that a vacation by the lake is effortless. It has never been so easy to play in the sand, swim in the water, or find a fishing hole with your name on it! (13 of 13)
WEB LINK
113 TH 05/15/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST