Pregnant on a Plane: Tips for Air Travel with Precious Cargo

Traveling while pregnant may make for a bumpier ride, but it is not impossible if you take time to plan. Always talk to your doctor beforehand to ensure it is safe to travel while in your third trimester. If you can, ask for a doctor’s note in case anyone from the airport or airline asks […]

Where to Find Free Things to Do in Every City with Kids

Affording a family vacation can feel out of reach considering a trip to Disney World or Disneyland ranges $3,227–4,954 for all the Mickey ice creams you can eat (plus all those rides, resort fees, transportation, etc). Those figures add up to nearly $1,145, or $4,580, on a family of four to travel. Unfortunately, that might […]

5 Christmas Trees to Visit

The Convention Hall Christmas Tree in Asbury Park, N.J. Dive into the holiday spirit in Asbury Park, N.J., for the 10th annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Located at the famous Asbury Park Convention Hall, guests enjoy Christmas music, events and a special appearance from Santa himself. Opening Nov. 25 at 6 p.m., admission is free, […]

Black Friday Fun Without Shopping

Black Friday brings out shoppers and bargain hunters of all shapes and sizes. With post-holiday deals beginning earlier and extending longer, the draw to shop on Black Friday is becoming a bit more of a traditional habit rather than of necessity. For those looking to avoid the madness, spend a family-fun day away from the […]

Taking Food On the Road

As the holiday season approaches, it’s likely over the river and through the woods to Grandma’s – or Aunt Stacy’s, or Uncle Bob’s, or friends who are family’s – place you’ll go. Being the good guest you are, you’ll want to bring a homemade dish to add to the sure-to-be festive spread. But there’s that […]

6 Fun and Functional Family Travel Finds

Love new travel gadgets? So do we, and our latest finds come just in time for holiday gifts and the stuffing of stockings. Contigo Travel Mugs and No Spill Cups Designing high-tech solutions for our on-the-go society is exactly what Contigo does, and when the company turned its attention to spill-proof beverage containers, the results […]