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  • 6 ways to create more beds in a hotel room for your family

    December 15, 2014

    Traveling with your children can be tricky when you are on a budget and have limited places to lay your head in a small hotel room. While driving across the country with my 2 and 5-year-old boys I had to get creative with bed arrangements so one of the boys wasn’t always stuck on the […]

  • Autumn days at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler

    October 29, 2014

    Driving through the rain and mist along the Sea to Sky drive up to Whistler, my heart began to skip a beat. Soon we would be there, at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, a hotel I had heard about from friends and drooled over on Instagram, but had yet to actually visit. Would the hotel live […]

  • Friday Postcard from an NYC family trip to Switzerland

    September 11, 2014

    I recently took a trip with my husband and 17-month-old daughter to visit Switzerland, a country with deep rooted family ties. My 93-year-old grandmother was born and raised outside of Zurich. I grew up listening to her tell stories about life in Switzerland in a thick European accent. Beginning at the age of 5 and […]

  • 5 Ways to help a solo parent traveling on a plane

    August 18, 2014

    Over the past five years I have traveled a lot with my kids. At least half of that travel I have done without my husband, possibly more. In the beginning I would never ask for help. I would assume I was a burden on every other passenger because I dared to get on a plane […]

  • How YOU can help a parent with a screaming child on a plane

    August 4, 2014

    We’ve all been there. You settle into your airplane seat, pull out your book and the plane takes off. Then it happens. You are jolted out of your trashy romance novel and pushed into the realm of the screaming child. Well, you won’t put up with this. No! You are going to give dirty looks, snicker […]

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