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A Family Vacation to Akumal, Mexico

A Family Vacation to Akumal, Mexico

As winter tightens its grasp across much of the United States, we are finding ourselves dreaming about a few days at the beach. One of our favorite places to travel as a family is Akumal, Mexico. Why Akumal? We much prefer the off the beaten […]

Tips for Surviving the Long Haul Family Road Trip

Tips for Surviving the Long Haul Family Road Trip

Oh, the holiday season. It brings out the best cookie recipes from friends and neighbors, but also the long and let’s be honest, sometimes dreaded road trip with your kids to visit family for the holidays. This holiday season, similar to many previous holidays, we […]

Holiday Gifts for Kids and Families Who Love to Travel

Holiday Gifts for Kids and Families Who Love to Travel

Love to travel? Have some kids on your holiday gift list that love to travel? You’ll love our suggestions for gifts for families who love to travel! We’ve curated this list over thousands of miles, countless plane rides and practical experiences traveling both domestically and […]

Our Experience Biking in Killarney, Ireland with Kids

Our Experience Biking in Killarney, Ireland with Kids

One of Our Favorite Experiences: Biking in Killarney, Ireland with Kids When you have a few days to explore the Irish countryside with your kiddos, there are a few ways to go about it. When you’re in Killarney, Ireland you have a few very specific […]

How to Cope with Jet Lag in Kids

How to Cope with Jet Lag in Kids

Traveling Abroad With Kids? Get Ready for Jet Lag. So, you’ve made the long trek somewhere abroad with the kids. Sure the trip has been fantastic, and the journey back home hasn’t been too bad either. You’ve battled long security lines, meandered through airport terminals, […]

The Most Important Item in Our Toiletry Bag

The Most Important Item in Our Toiletry Bag

There is always one item I check, double check and triple check for when packing our toiletry bags. Toothbrush? Nope. Toothpaste? Wrong again. It’s coconut oil. Coconut Oil?! Yes. Without a doubt, this is the single most important thing in my toiletry bag when traveling with […]