I am forever on the lookout for gifts that are practical and needed but also fun. That's a hard combo to find. We travel a great deal and the kids always look forward to their next trip so I often focus my gifts on something they can use on their next adventure. These are a few things that have been winners for us.Read more
Have you ever had a piece of travel gear that turned out to be the best investment ever? We bought an Osprey Jet 3 years ago for a 6 year old that is such a thing. It has been to over 12 states, 13 countries, hiked in 6 national parks, and flown over 100,000 miles.Read more
Traveling with kids always involves carrying more stuff than you think. I was ecstatic when the kids moved out of car seats and diapers as it cut the amount of luggage I was hauling around significantly. But they still needed a booster seat. Enter the Bubblebum booster seat. Invented by a Mom in Ireland who also disliked lugging large, plastic booster seats on trips, the magic of these seats are that they are inflatable.