Business travel is either one of those things that you love to do or you hate to do. While most people who have to travel for work have done it quite often, there are those people who are new to the experience. The main thing to keep in mind is that you are out representing your company and your boss, so there are many do’s and don’t’s for when you travel for business. Here are a few travel tips to help make your trip just a little bit smoother.
Driving when there a lot of people on the roads is always tricky, but it becomes especially trick in December when everyone is traveling for the holidays. Weather in some parts of the country can be so unpredictable that it causes holiday travel nightmares, whether you’re flying or driving. So whether you’re traveling for the holidays or just trying to get around town, here are a few winter driving tips to help you survive winter and arrive to your destination safely.
The trees are up, the gifts are being wrapped, and friends and family are hosting annual holiday parties. Not only is it time for the family holiday parties, but also it’s time to start planning the office holiday party that everyone looks forward to each year. The office holiday party can be a great time for coworkers to get together and get to know them outside of the office setting. So here are a few office holiday party ideas to help yours be the holiday party of the year.
‘Tis the season for Christmas lights, gift giving, and the dreaded trip across the country to see family. Holiday travel can be a hassle and headache inducing, but when done right, it can be a great bonding experience for you and the family. Think National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation: stressful, and anything can happen, but with these simple travel tips, holiday travel can be easy and help you appreciate your family even more.
Traveling is always a difficult thing to do while still keeping your composure and looking presentable. But where there is a will, there is a way. It is still possible to go on a long flight or take a long car ride and still get off the plane while looking like you just stepped out of the house for the day. Check out these simple travel beauty tips to help you stay fresh and presentable during a long trip.
Halloween is just right around the corner. A time for the spooky, the scary, and the frightening to roam freely. It’s a time for everyone to get out their alternative personality and dress up as their favorite movie character, politician, or pop star. Get your costumes ready, because we’re going to help you plan the eeriest and the spookiest Halloween party with these fantastic Halloween party ideas that will keep people talking about your party for the next year to come.
Fall is a beautiful time of the year and the events that goes on during fall always a joy to be part of. From farmer’s markets to concerts, from harvest festivals to kids events, there is always something to do in the fall that is themed as such and keeps the summer buzz going before the winter snow comes. The Denny Sanford Premier Center always has exciting events going on, such as hockey and concerts, and the downtown area also puts on numerous events throughout the season. Here are a few fun events going on in October to be sure to check out while in town.
September 19 was National Talk Like a Pirate day, so what better way to celebrate than with a pirate themed pool party for the kids at Buccaneer Bay? Outdoor pools have closed for the year, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t fun to be had at the pool. Buccaneer Bay boasts the best water park in the area and is perfect for a pirate themed party, whether it’s a birthday or just a get together. Check out some of these tips on throwing a pirate themed party that will be the talk of your kids’ friends for the school year.
Bust out that picnic basket, pack that blanket and bug spray, and prepare your favorite snack foods. It’s time for a picnic! August happens to be National Picnic Month, which means it’s time to gather the family and go out for a picnic in some of Sioux Falls’ more picturesque parks and enjoy the outdoors one more time before school starts. Here are a few tips and a couple key places within Sioux Falls that will help you enjoy your family picnic.
September begins the unofficial start to the fall season, and with the fall season comes a whole new array of events taking place in Sioux Falls. From concerts to rodeos, there is something for everyone in Sioux Falls. The Sioux Falls Ramada is a centrally located Sioux Falls hotel that is right across from the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center, which is hosting numerous events in September worth checking out. Take a look at some of the events in Sioux Falls in September.
Summers are the time for family vacations, days at the beach, shenanigans and adventures, and the ever looming family reunion. A family reunion is both looked forward to and dreaded by everyone who attends it, but it can be planned quickly and easily just by following a few simple steps. The Ramada Sioux Falls is available for family reunions and any other get together to make the planning quick and easy. Here are a few things to keep in mind when planning a family reunion.
It’s a constant complaint of the older generation that kids spend too much time looking at their phones. Now, with the release of the new Pokemon Go game, kids are spending even more time looking at their phones, however, they are doing it outside and while walking in an attempt to catch the ever illusive Pokemon within the game. The onset of the new game Pokemon Go has got a lot of not only kids and teenagers out and about, but adults as well. Here are a few tips on how to work playing Pokemon Go into your vacation, even while staying at the Ramada Sioux Falls.
Spring and summer are the seasons for weddings. But with summer temperatures always unpredictable, you could have nice weather for your outdoor wedding, or you could have swelteringly hot temperatures for your wedding. If temperatures are expected to skyrocket on your big day, it’s best to have a plan on how to keep you and your guests cool during the ceremony. Here are a few ideas on how to keep you and your guests cool, even if you’re having an indoor ceremony and reception.
Visiting a new town with your family on vacation is always fun. If you’re visiting a bigger city than what you usually live in, stopping at all of the big stores that the small towns don’t have is usually top on the list. But something that would add a little culture and a whole different experience to your trip would be to stop at the locals’ favorite places to eat, drink, visit, etc. Sioux Falls is home to a wide variety of attractions that are worth visiting while you’re here. These are just a few of them.
Spring has sprung and summer is right around the corner. We love the opportunity to get out and enjoy the warm sunshine after a long winter. A great activity for the summer and spring months is to get out into the beautiful Sioux Falls scenery and dust the winter blues off of your camera and get to clicking. Spring time photography can be a great way to get out of the house and enjoy Sioux Falls, all while making and memorializing memories. Here are a few tips for great spring time photography.
Weddings are a beautiful time for friends and family to celebrate the love between two people. But sometimes that celebration will include children, depending on what you and your spouse decide upon for your wedding. Inviting children or not inviting children to your wedding is entirely up to you and your spouse. In case you decide to allow children, here are a few ways to help your wedding be kid friendly.
Spring has sprung and it’s time to get out and celebrate. Bust out the flip flops and start your plans for a spring fling party for you and your friends to really enjoy the warm weather. Cabin fever set in a long time ago, so now that the weather has warmed up, it’s the perfect time to have a get together with your friends. Here are a few ideas on how to have a great spring fling party that is sure to be a hit with all of your friends.
If you’re a business owner, your employees can make or break it. It is crucial that your team is on the same page as you and that everyone works together and works strongly for the best of the company. One way to ensure that everyone is working together and people are clicking with each other is to host a short business retreat and have some team building activities. Everyone loves games right? Sioux Falls Ramada offers a great place to host your company retreat to help get your team building event kicked off right. Here are a few options for activities your team can do while on retreat.
Everyone loves spring. The flowers are blooming, snow is melting, flip flops are coming out of storage, coats and boots and scarves are being put away, and it’s wedding season once more! Spring weddings are a very popular, and only becoming more popular. So how do you make your spring wedding stand out above the crowd of other spring weddings? Here are a few spring wedding trends you can follow and implement in your wedding to make it stand out from the rest.
Spring has sprung and as spring breakers start hitting the roads and the air, it’s time to start thinking of spring and summer travel vacation plans. Everyone loves a road trip, but traveling by air can also be an enjoyable and adventurous way to travel. It also does require a bit more organization to plan a vacation that requires taking an airplane, so here are a few tips to help keep your vacation as hassle free and enjoyable as possible.