Tag: travel

How to Simplify Moving Abroad as a Family

How to Simplify Moving Abroad as a Family

Family migration represents a significant life change, combining the excitement of new opportunities with the challenges of adapting to a different environment. Moving abroad is a journey that involves not just physical relocation but also navigating through a complex maze of emotions, logistics, legalities, and cultural 

5 Important Safety Tips For Family Road Trips This Winter

5 Important Safety Tips For Family Road Trips This Winter

Living in Southern California, we are lucky to live near so many destinations that are just family road trips away. Our boys have really gotten used to hanging out with us in the car as we drive to Palm Springs, Yosemite, San Diego, or wherever 

Baby Gear Review:  Fawn Design Diaper Bag

Baby Gear Review: Fawn Design Diaper Bag

Choosing a diaper bag when Chulengo was born was overwhelming because there were so many options. When looking for a bag, I had two priorities: I wanted something that would accompany my everyday outfits, even if I had to dress up, but could still fit 

15 Helpful Tips for Flying with Toddlers

15 Helpful Tips for Flying with Toddlers

Flying with toddlers is hard. And each state of childhood presents its challenges. Babies require a lot of stuff that takes up space, like diapers, bottles, and swaddles. Toddlers + preschoolers need a lot of patience and pre-planning to set them up for success on 

How to Have 5 Easy Days In Maui With Young Kids

How to Have 5 Easy Days In Maui With Young Kids

Traveling with a 5-year-old and a 3-year-old can be challenging. But traveling is a bucket-filler for my husband and me. So, we figure out how to make it work with the kids. Last month we were able to get away for a quick 5-day trip 

15 Helpful Items to Pack When Traveling with a Toddler

15 Helpful Items to Pack When Traveling with a Toddler

Traveling with a little one is no easy task.  After surviving over 15 flights with our one-year-old, I have come up with a list of 15 items to pack when traveling with a toddler that have made our trips more comfortable, efficient, and enjoyable.  I 

Flying with an Infant:  15 Tips to Make It Easier

Flying with an Infant: 15 Tips to Make It Easier

Preparing to take a flight with an infant is no easy task.  Chulengo joined us on over a dozen round-trip flights in his first ten months of life.  Because we moved when Chulengo was only seven months old, we took many trips to our new 

Freebie: Travel Packing List For a Baby

Freebie: Travel Packing List For a Baby

Getting ready to take a trip with your infant? Time for a vacation? Use this packing list to help make preparing for your trip a breeze!

How to Have a Fun Weekend in Yosemite with a Toddler

How to Have a Fun Weekend in Yosemite with a Toddler

As Chulengo has gotten into his toddler years, we have found that traveling far from home can often be exhausting. Finding a destination that will entertain him while also allowing us to relax a bit is quite challenging. But this past fall, we discovered that 

5 Things From Europe I Want to Use in My Everyday Life

5 Things From Europe I Want to Use in My Everyday Life

As a mama, I am always looking for ways to make life a little bit easier and more predictable.  Haha…predictable, yeah right!  No, but seriously, I am always trying to find ways to make raising a small child a little bit easier.  There were five