10 Baby and Toddler Toys for Travel Under $10

With the holidays coming up, I wanted to share 10 of our favorite baby and toddler toys for travel. All of them are under $10 and make great stocking stuffers for your littlest travelers.  They’re all lightweight, mess free and (mostly) noise free. That makes them perfect toys for entertaining babies or toddlers on long … More 10 Baby and Toddler Toys for Travel Under $10

The Best Places to See Santa in Pittsburgh

With all of the fun things to do with kids in Pittsburgh, it’s no surprise that our city has a ton of great places to see Santa as well. From boat rides and unique santa photo opts to the more traditional Christmas markets and light shows, there’s no shortage of awesome places to see Santa … More The Best Places to See Santa in Pittsburgh

New York City with a Toddler: 48 Hours in Midtown NYC

Having grown up on the eastern part of Pennsylvania, I’ve been to New York City a countless number of times since I was a little girl.  Although my trips have become less frequent since I’ve lived in Pittsburgh, I still try to get there every chance I can.  When my husband was invited to NYC … More New York City with a Toddler: 48 Hours in Midtown NYC

The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh with a Toddler

The great thing about the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh is that it’s thoughtfully set up for kids of all ages to play openly and creatively. And it’s completely interactive from the time you enter the doors.  Literally, I have trouble getting my toddler aged son away from the huge glass bird at the entrance every … More The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh with a Toddler

Flying with a Baby: Tips for Before and During Your Flight

As my son continues to grow and we continue to travel, it’s amazing to look back on how much has changed. From that first experience flying with a baby and all the unknowns. To having over 20 flights under our belt with a now 2 year old. Our son’s first flight was at 7 weeks … More Flying with a Baby: Tips for Before and During Your Flight

The Best Kid-Friendly Restaurants in Pittsburgh

Eating out has definitely changed since we’ve had a kid.  And if you’re anything like us you’re eating dinner about two hours earlier and researching the kids’ menus more than the happy hour menus these days.  Fortunately, living north of Pittsburgh we have a ton of great restaurants to choose from that just happen to … More The Best Kid-Friendly Restaurants in Pittsburgh

Things to Do in Bermuda with Kids: Cruise Stop Guide

Our visit to Bermuda was overnight on a Royal Caribbean cruise to Bermuda from Baltimore, Maryland. We were docked at King’s Wharf, which turned out to be a convenient location for exploring Bermuda. Between the beaches, boats and scenery, there’s so much to do in Bermuda with kids (or without!.) If you only have a … More Things to Do in Bermuda with Kids: Cruise Stop Guide

7 Reasons to Visit the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

I’ve always loved the zoo and Pittsburgh has a great one for kids (and adults) of all ages.  Now that I have a toddler of my own, it’s been so fun exploring the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium and seeing my son learn more about the animals each time. We were gifted a zoo membership … More 7 Reasons to Visit the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Pittsburgh’s National Aviary with a Toddler

Will is currently progressing from an obsession with dogs phase to an obsession with dogs AND birds.  The National Aviary was a perfect place to switch it up from our normal zoo visits, and I had never been there myself so I was excited to check it out.  It’s one of the only dedicated bird … More Pittsburgh’s National Aviary with a Toddler

Intro to Traveling with a Baby: 5 Things to Keep in Mind

The first trip with a baby can be completely overwhelming whether it’s a few hours’ drive to visit family or a flight across the country.  Below are some of the biggest things I’ve learned from our travels regardless of where we’re going or how we’re getting there. While my personal experience to date has been traveling … More Intro to Traveling with a Baby: 5 Things to Keep in Mind