All-Inclusive Vacation to Mexico: Cancun vs Cozumel

Mexico is an amazing place for a family getaway. From the beautiful beaches to the all-inclusive resorts and activities, there’s something for everyone. We often hear people ask where is the best place to vacation in Mexico and particularly within Quintana Roo, along Mexico’s eastern coast. Deciding between Cancun vs Cozumel (and even Riviera Maya … More All-Inclusive Vacation to Mexico: Cancun vs Cozumel

Guide to Spending a Long Layover in London with Kids

Have a long layover in London with kids (or without) and not sure how to spend your time? If you’re flying out of the Heathrow Airport, we have you covered! After our recent one week road trip in Northern Ireland, we opted for an overnight layover in London prior to heading home. We did a … More Guide to Spending a Long Layover in London with Kids

Tips for Renting a Car and Driving in Europe

Renting a car anywhere can feel like a daunting task, but especially so if you’re driving in Europe. Between the rules of the road, the possibility of driving on a different side and the varying laws, there’s a lot to consider. Despite some of the initial challenges of navigating, however, driving a car is a … More Tips for Renting a Car and Driving in Europe

12 Reasons to Travel with a Child Under 2

As my baby boy turned two last month, I can’t help but get nostalgic about all of the adventures we’ve had and the family memories we’ve made. While my love for travel started long before becoming a Mom, I certainly learned a whole new way of experiencing travel since having my son. And I have … More 12 Reasons to Travel with a Child Under 2

Tips for Attending a Sporting Event with a Child Under 2

Thinking about attending a sporting event with a child under 2? If you read our post on attending the Penn State Bowl Game in Phoenix with a baby, you already know that my husband and I are a little Penn State obsessed. Our son’s first football game was that Phoenix bowl game at 8 months … More Tips for Attending a Sporting Event with a Child Under 2

Flying with a Toddler: Tips, Tricks & Products to Help You Navigate

Flying with a toddler (and traveling in general) is a much different ballgame than flying with a baby. Toddlers are past the stage of sleeping through everything and those (hopefully occasional) tantrums may have begun. They’re talking more and starting to have opinions, which, are sometimes totally irrational. Plus they have SO MUCH energy to … More Flying with a Toddler: Tips, Tricks & Products to Help You Navigate

Tips for Getting a Passport for a Child in the U.S.

Before getting a passport for our son, I had no idea that there are a few extra steps when getting a passport for a child. Up until now, most of our family travel with our son had been in the United States. (With the exception of a cruise stop in Bermuda, which we did not … More Tips for Getting a Passport for a Child in the U.S.

Packing Tips and Beach Essentials for Baby

Our son was about 2.5 months old the first time we took him to the beach in Maryland. At that age, the first beach trip is more about trying to get at least one cute picture by the water (while simultaneously worrying about your baby getting too much sun) than anything else. Beach vacations are … More Packing Tips and Beach Essentials for Baby

Traveling Without Your Baby While Breastfeeding

I traveled a LOT without my son when he was still nursing. Much more than I ever planned to in his early stages of life. Most of my traveling without my son when he was a baby was work related, although I did have a few girls weekends in there. Traveling without your baby while … More Traveling Without Your Baby While Breastfeeding

10 Tips for the Best Day in Disney with a Baby or Toddler

One of the best parts about visiting Walt Disney World with little kids (aside from them being free if they’re under 3!) is that so much of the experience is new and exciting to them. Even if you’ve been to Disney yourself a hundred times before, there’s nothing better than seeing it through your child’s … More 10 Tips for the Best Day in Disney with a Baby or Toddler