Funds too tight to afford a vacation this year? Houseboats.com/Jones Valley Resort wants to give a vacation to one lucky family this summer. How does seven nights aboard the Titan, a luxurious, 65-foot houseboat—the largest houseboat rental vessel in the country—sound? To enter the sweepstakes, simply submit an essay of 300 words or fewer explaining why you deserve this vacation. You can even nominate a friend. Deadline is May 10 and the winner will be announced May 15. For more information as well as to enter, log onto houseboats.com.