The BEST Travel Snack Hacks For Kids! Do THIS Before Your Next Road Trip!

With summer comes lots of travel plans! We’ve been keeping busy by loading up our travel trailer and camping all over Minnesota. It has been an absolutely amazing time with lots of memories made and tons of family bonding. Getting to each campground brings it’s own set of challenges though! Our kids aren’t big fans […]

10 Must Haves For Travel Trailer Camping With Kids

This year we bought our very first travel trailer, aka RV, so we could go travel trailer camping with kids in tow. I love the outdoors and love camping, but I HATE tent camping. Camping in a travel trailer is SO much better. It’s basically glamping because you get the camping experience minus the sore […]

DIY Magnetic Chalkboard Activity Tray! Perfect For Sick Days On The Couch!

My kids came home from school today telling tales of sick friends throwing up at school and colds being passed round and round. Tis the time of year for cold and flu germs to run rampant! Be prepared with this fun DIY Magnetic Chalkboard Activity Tray for some fun quiet play when your kids are […]

Getting Kids Involved in Local Culture while Traveling

It’s been a year in the making. You’ve bought the plane tickets, booked the hotels, and scoured hundreds of websites and books for touristy sites and activities. But once you get to the new state or country, all your kids want to do is watch TV and sit by the beach. Might as well have […]

Insanely Genius Car Travel Hacks When Traveling With Kids!

Traveling with kids can be ridiculously fun but it can also be a huge test of your patience! When hunger strikes or nap time gets missed those little monkeys tend to revolt. Stay on top of boredom and hunger with these insanely genius car travel hacks for parents traveling with kids!

How to Plan A Family Road Trip That The Whole Family Will Enjoy!

Planning a road trip that caters for the needs and desires of every individual in your family is undoubtedly tricky. There are going to be at least two generations and several different age groups on board, so is it really possible to please everybody? We definitely think so, and what’s more, we often see families […]

Things To Prepare Before Having A Circle Line Downtown (New York) Tour With Kids

Taking a tour of the Circle Line Downtown with the kids is a great way to get a feel for New York. You and your loved ones will certainly love your Circle Line Downtown tour because of the stunning cityscapes and other New York attractions that you’ll encounter. Preparing ahead is essential; here are some […]

Holiday Travel Tips – Do You Have These In Your Trunk??

Having multiple children means that you can find any number of things in my trunk, at any given time. Seriously, I never know quite what I will find when I pop it open. If the grocery bagger has assisted me to my car to load them, I say a silent prayer there won’t be anything […]

Tips To Save Money On Family Vacations

This is a sponsored giveaway with Mums the Word Network and RCI.com. All opinions are my own. Planning a vacation can get costly in a hurry. I would LOVE to travel with our family as our kids get a little older but the expense often holds me back. What’s holding you back from traveling? If […]

Things You Have to Prepare Before Traveling with Kids

As any parent knows, traveling with kids can be hard work, especially if you are embarking on a long journey. However, with a little planning it is possible to transform a potentially difficult situation into a pleasure. Here are a few top tips that you can use to make the experience fun. Planning for napsIt […]

DIY Road Trip Kits For Kids: Ideas For Ages Baby to 6 Years Old {+ Giveaway!}

Are you going on a road trip with the kids this Summer? Have a week at the cabin planned? Maybe you just have bored kids. Whatever the reason, these DIY Road Trip Kits for kids are sure to beat any boredom and make car time fun! These kits are the perfect surprise to add to […]

Infantino Neoprene Necessities Line Is Perfect For Travel With Baby! {Review & Giveaway!}

With Summer comes travel. Whether you are taking a big road trip or headed on a long ride to get to the beach, you will inevitably be traveling with baby. When I pack up to leave with my kids it seems like we always end up packing the whole house! So which baby products will […]

Summer Essentials You Should Have In Your Beach Bag! + Big Savings On Them!

I love going to the beach and I HATE packing the bags. With six of us it always feels like we are bringing the entire house with us. I needed a way to be more efficient when I pack our bags so I now have a designated beach bag that always includes the Summer essentials […]

Ride In Safety With The Evenflo Platinum Symphony LX car seat {Review}

With Summertime comes road trips and that means more time spent in the car for your kiddos. Car seat safety is one thing that parents don’t get taught. There really should be a “crash course” so to speak, pardon my pun, before you leave the hospital with your new baby. Ensuring that your child is […]

Must Have Baby Product: NEW BABYBJÖRN Travel Crib Light! {Review & Giveaway $300 Value!}

Back in 2010 I named the BABYBJÖRN Travel Crib Light my #1 must have baby product (click the link to see my post from 2010 and a video demo of me setting it up and taking it down). I’m thrilled to announce that they have come out with a new and improved BABYBJÖRN Travel Crib Light! Although […]

Travel Games For Kids + Tips For Car Travel With Kids {+ Magnetic Travel Set Giveaway!}

Traveling with kids can be an arduous process. With Summer just around the corner and many families busy planning road trips or travel to the cabin, I’m sharing my must have tips for car travel with kids. We have four kids and have done many family road trips and our kids travel very well. In […]

Mess Free Way To Eat Yogurt On The Go!

It’s almost Summer and with Summer comes road trips and fun travel plans. Traveling with kids can be a struggle but not if you are as prepared as possible! Having nutritious snacks on hand in the car is an absolute lifesaver. Hungry kids are monsters, full kids are happy kids lol. Some of my favorite […]

I’m Off To The Mom2.0 Summit This Week With Contours Baby!

Last year I had the pleasure of attending the Mom2.0 Summit in Laguna Niguel, CA with the Contours team and I shared in unveiling their awesome new Bliss stroller. This year I’m thrilled to be heading to Atlanta with Contours for the Mom2.0 Summit! When I went last year I was so in love with […]