Category: Travel with Children

Whale Watching in the San Juan Islands. A Parents’ Guide.

Whale Watching in the San Juan Islands. A Parents’ Guide.

Despite all of our travels and Shon growing up in New England, neither of us had ever seen a whale in the wild. Not until we went whale watching in the San Juan Islands, that is. Most Washington state whale watching tours require travelers to […]

Barcelona with Kids. And a Free Printable!

Barcelona with Kids. And a Free Printable!

3 days in Barcelona with kids in tow. What do you do? Here is our list + a free printable.

Sri Lanka with a Baby

Sri Lanka with a Baby

Our family trip to Sri Lanka was quite an adventure, as well as an affirming experience that we could still explore the world with a baby.

The Best Last-Minute Gifts for Traveling Kids 2018.

The Best Last-Minute Gifts for Traveling Kids 2018.

So here you are, with the 1st week of December already behind you, but the holiday presents for the globe-trotting kids in your life are still unpurchased. Here are the best last-minute gifts for traveling kids and some of them don’t even require shipping. (As […]

Can I Travel with Kids?

Can I Travel with Kids?

“Can I travel with kids?” You’d be amazed how often people ask this question! Of course you can travel with kids! You can travel with big kids, and you can travel with small kids. At this point, ours, both under six, have been to almost […]

Keeping a Routine While Traveling with Kids

Keeping a Routine While Traveling with Kids

Part of the fun of traveling is that you get to leave your routines behind, right? Well, that maybe true to an extent. However, since we travel with our kids, we find that keeping a routine while traveling with kids is vital. Knowing which aspects […]

Northern Michigan Itinerary for a Family on a Budget

Northern Michigan Itinerary for a Family on a Budget

Everyone who visits northern Michigan goes to Mackinac Island. But Mackinac Island is an expensive place and kitschy, too. So what can you do in Northern Michigan that’s both budget friendly and not hokey? We consulted our friends Jody and Megan Terrell at Wallhanger Photography, […]

Family Hitchhiking in Malaysia: A True Story

Family Hitchhiking in Malaysia: A True Story

It’s February 2018. The depths of winter; the coldest month of the year. In Russia, we’d have been bundling up in layer after layer to stay warm. In Utah, we’d have been scraping ice off the Volvo windshield before we could go anywhere. In the […]

Singapore on a Budget

Singapore on a Budget

Singapore on a budget–is it possible? What about Singapore with a family on a budget? Why yes. Let us tell you how we managed a budget and family-friendly Singapore trip. First of all, though, we want to say that Singapore was easily our favorite city […]

Legoland Malaysia with Young Kids: 2018 Review

Legoland Malaysia with Young Kids: 2018 Review

Legoland Malaysia Review – is it a good park for little kids?