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Pleasing Picky Eaters on a Cruise

Picky eaters are a constant source of frustration for parents. Whether they are as specific as refusing to eat anything but chicken nuggets cut into dinosaur shapes with tater tots on the side or as pliable as being amiable with any variety of chicken tender and potato product, picky eaters are cause for planning. One […]

Cruise Into Parenthood With Unforgettable Croatia’s Babymoon Itineraries

Maybe it’s the result of royal baby fever — we can thank Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for that — but the concept of babymoons moved from niche to mainstream in the consciousness of parents-to-be. The idea, for those who don’t know, is for the expectant couple to take that last vacation together as a […]

New to Cruising? Try a Weekend Trip

Aboard the Disney Wonder, I found myself on my second-ever cruise ship, and first with Disney. The ship’s iconic red, white and black (actually, really dark “Monica” blue, named for its creator, as black has a non-cruise-ship meaning in the nautical world) welcomed us in the stunning entrance on Deck 3. Being new to Disney […]

There’s More to Dubai for Families Than Glitter and Bling

Dubai is probably best known for its luxury hotels and glittering malls, but families planning a visit with the kids can dig a little deeper into the destination’s cultural and adventurous side with a Go Dubai Pass. The Middle Eastern destination, which attracts a whopping 14 million-plus visitors a year, offers more than 35 different […]

Torments of Love

By Kimberly Krol You might not think I’m going to write about dessert, but, in fact, I am. I spent last week cruising the Caribbean on a mother-daughter trip. We both agreed Terre-de-Haut, Les Saintes, Guadeloupe, was one of our favorite stops. We loved the vibe of the town, its Parisian feel and the charm […]

New Excursions on Two-Night Cruise Let You Explore Grand Bahama

What’s held your family back from taking a cruise? Maybe you can’t find the time or it’s out of your budget. Or maybe you’re afraid of getting stir-crazy on board. One cruise line aims to address all of these concerns. Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line is the only provider of year-round, two-night cruises departing daily from the […]