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Celebrating Valentine’s Day With Young Kids

Depending on whom you ask, February probably ranks as one of the worst months of the year. The air is still frigid, it is still dark for too much of the day, and spring is still several weeks away. Regardless, February means Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day can be different things for different age groups. Couples […]

The Little Nell, Aspen, Colorado

A magical mini-metropolis faces Aspen’s pristine peaks, which offer an extraordinary Colorado Rocky Mountain experience. The only ski-in, ski-out hotel in the swank resort town is The Little Nell, which overlooks the ski slope from its base at Aspen Mountain. The art-filled, 5-star and 5-diamond lodging, decorated by Champalimaud Design, offers a ski concierge who […]

Baby Bags To Go

Traveling with babies and toddlers requires a lot of organization, but you already know that. While you’re packing up the kids, making lists and checking them twice, it’s still kind of a gamble on whether or not you really have everything you need for the trip. While you can’t plan for everything, you can be […]

Preparing Children for First-Time Air Travel

A lot of information is out there on how to fly with babies and toddlers — keeping them amused during flights, bringing snacks, how to deal with mid-flight tantrums, etc. But few places even mention how you can — and should — prepare your older child ahead of time for flying and for the airport […]

How to Handle Jet Lag with Kids

You’ve always dreamed of introducing your kids to new cultures, but forgot about one minor detail. Jet lag. Those two words are enough to make sleep-deprived parents shudder. Jet lag is hard for everybody, but is nearly unbearable when you have cranky kids to care for. Although there is no magic formula to cure jet […]

Hiking with Toddlers 101

When you had kids, you swore you would do all of the same things you did when you were young, carefree and only answered to yourself. Then reality set in and you realized everything with a toddler requires a creative new strategy. Lacing up your hiking boots for the first time and trekking off with […]