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Flying With a Toddler? 21 Secrets to a Stress-Free Flight

Flying With a Toddler? 21 Secrets to a Stress-Free Flight

If you’re planning on flying with a toddler, you might be freaking out. You’ve probably seen a multitude of horror stories about toddlers on airplanes. Maybe you’ve been stuck behind a screaming baby on a flight or a melting down preschooler, and the fear is creeping in. Flying with a toddler can be daunting. 1-3 year olds are even challenging when they’re in their element! Taking them out of their routines can be like putting … Read More

Warning: The Danger Of Nursing Your Baby On A Plane

Warning: The Danger Of Nursing Your Baby On A Plane

Accidents happen. Even when traveling with babies… Here’s our story of a medical emergency involving our 6 month old. Our commercial flight headed to Aruba, with hundreds of people on board, almost turned around shortly after takeoff. Emergency medical services both back in Toronto and Aruba were put on standby. An off-duty fire and rescue officer and US insured doctor we’re assessing our “little” screaming situation. They’re we relaying information through airplane staff to medical … Read More

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How to Road Trip with Baby: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

How to Road Trip with Baby: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

Let me guess… You have to do a road trip with baby (or maybe you want to!) and that makes you a nervous. We get it. When our daughter, Poppy, was 8 weeks old, we packed up our Rav4, mapped out a loose plan and drove for 7 hours in the first leg of our multi-state road trip with a newborn. The trip ended up lasting 10 days—about half of what we expected it to. … Read More

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2021’s Best Baby Wipe Travel Cases [Rated]

2021’s Best Baby Wipe Travel Cases [Rated]

Traveling with a baby is full of surprises, most of them messy. Whether it’s milky spit-up, half-dried applesauce or a full-on diaper blow-out, you’ll want to keep those baby wipes within easy reach. All. The. Time. Lugging around a full-sized baby wipe dispenser when you’re traveling isn’t practical. Even if you happen to be a baby-gear packing genius and somehow manage to squeeze one into your travel diaper bag, there won’t be room for much … Read More

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2021’s Best Vacations for Toddlers in the United States

2021’s Best Vacations for Toddlers in the United States

Having kids  doesn’t mean you have to stop traveling.  It just means that your adventures might look a little different than they did before.  For instance, consider Charleston. Between the historical tours and ghost walks, there isn’t much available for your toddler to do, and the last thing you want on your vacation is to have to drag a melting down 2-year-old along when you’re sightseeing. But this doesn’t mean suffering through Disney World or … Read More

Baby Travel Essentials + Printable Packing List

We’ve been traveling with our kiddo since she was 8 weeks old, and we’ll continue until she’s too cool to go on trips with us. This baby travel essentials checklist will help you make sure you have what you need to enjoy your trip. We’ve done multi-state road trips, short, cross-country business trips and 16-hour flights to get to beach and adventure vacations … We’ve travelled with a newborn, a toddler, and a group of … Read More