The Best Family Friendly Countries to Visit in 2017

The Best Family Friendly Countries to Visit in 2017

Finding places to take the little ones to is always a struggle for any family – especially when overseas. Today we’re going to look at five of the best family friendly countries to visit in 2017. 1. Sweden This Scandinavian country stands out as one of the best family friendly spots to visit – going as far as to get ranked as the best place for a family to live, in a recent survey posted by the Wall Street Journal. It’s not hard to see why Sweden achieves such a…

Magical Family Travel. Do You Believe in Magic?

Magical Family Travel. Do You Believe in Magic?

Over a lukewarm cup of coffee and a living room full of toddlers, I somehow managed to read an article in its entirety and I have to say, what a breath of fresh air. I’m Done Making My Kids Childhood Magical, offers a fantastic perspective for parents feeling the pressure in this showoff society we live in. As a person who advocates traveling with your kids and having magical family travel, I just have to explain why I agree with this article and why other parents should breathe a sigh…

Best Family Travels of 2015

Best Family Travels of 2015

It is no secret that we love family travel and every year we try to take on more family vacations than the year before. Well, we sure did it this year, because 2015 was the busiest year of travel so far. We hit the year off running and still haven’t stopped, but now I want to take a moment and reflect on all the wonderful memories we made before a whole new year of adventures start. As 2016 approaches, I thought I would share our Best Family Travels of 2015….

10 Taboos Family Travelers Should Break

10 Taboos Family Travelers Should Break

Mistakes. Mishaps. Fails. These Uh-Oh moments are not always a bad thing, if you learn from them, anyway. Happily, family travel provides plenty of opportunity for learning experiences. I have been traveling with my babies since they popped out of me and believe me, we have had our share of challenges, but I always make note of what didn’t work as to not make the same mistakes again. Like they say, those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it. Do you have to learn from your own…

What Mom Never Told You About Family Travel

What Mom Never Told You About Family Travel

Remember the carefree joy of being a kid? Hopping in the back of the family car with your pillow, excited for whatever adventure your parents were about to take you on? Your only responsibility was keeping yourself entertained on the road and not fighting with your sibling (if you could help it). Family travel seemed so easy then. If you were tired, you fell asleep. If you were hungry, your parents fed you. You didn’t have to worry about where you were going, how you were going to get there,…