The three-day long weekend is about to kick off the busy summer travel season and family vacations are about to begin! According to the AAA, over 39 million Americans are expected to hit the road (or skies) to travel an average of 573 miles by car, plane, train or boats for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. If you are one of those families, I’m sure you have already begun packing and getting prepared for the big haul. One of the biggest challenges for family road trips is making them fun for youngsters and less stressful for you. Kim Orlando, […] Continue reading →

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Summer is close at hand and many parents are beginning to make plans for their family vacations. According to the U.S. Travel Association, nearly one third of adult leisure travellers are parents and grandparents, taking an average of 4.5 trips each year. According to the 2011 Mom Shopping Trends Report, almost 9 out of 10 moms purchase products to make traveling with their kids a little easier, but those don’t always guarantee a ‘headache free’ vacation. Here are some tips that will help you make the best of your vacation while your children are still little. One of our favourite […] Continue reading →

If you are looking for somewhere to take a family trip, Charleston, South Carolina is one of the oldest cities in the United States, and a must see for anyone interested in history. It is also a fantastic spot to bring children, and is filled with plenty of activities to keep your kids busy and happy while learning a bit of history along the way. You will easily get your fill of fun just strolling around downtown. There is a market where you will find plenty of South Carolina goodies such as Sea grass baskets hand woven by locals and the […] Continue reading →

The beach is the most obvious place to spend your time while in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, however, with the unpredictable spring weather, (our thoughts are with those who have been affected by the recent storms and tornadoes), it is a great idea to have a back up plan in place! After my recent trip to Myrtle Beach, I quickly discovered, there is absolutely no shortage of activities in this city for a rainy day. Some of my favourites are the […] Continue reading →

I am really excited to share this wealth of information with you! A couple of days ago, I had the opportunity to speak to style expert  and fashion aficionado Amy Tara Koch, the author of Bump It Up, trend reporter to NBC, contributer to SELF, New York Times, People’s Mom and Baby, Travel & Leisure, and many others. As traveling season is upon many of us, this was a great opportunity to ask her a few questions on the many aspects of family travel! You can view the entire interview as well as some highlights […] Continue reading →