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Travel Mamas Founder/Editor-in-Chief Colleen Lanin provides savvy travel tips online, in print, on television and radio, and at speaking engagements. Below are some of her media appearances, writing samples, accolades, and awards.

The Travel Mama Colleen Lanin giving tips for traveling with kids on CBS 8 News San Diego
The Travel Mama Colleen Lanin giving travel tips on CBS 8 News San Diego

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Some of the Accolades and Awards for Travel Mamas

Colleen Lanin, Samantha Brown, and other bloggers and influencers at the White House Travel Blogger Summit (Photo credit: Capitol File Magazine)
Colleen Lanin is pictured at the top left at the White House Travel Summit in Capitol File Magazine (Photo credit: Capitol File Magazine)

Sample Articles Written

18 Tips for Traveling with a Baby by Colleen Lanin in Babytalk Magazine
18 Tips for Traveling with a Baby by Colleen Lanin in Babytalk Magazine

Ongoing Writing Assignments

One of The Travel Mama Colleen Lanin's articles for The TODAY Show online
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Television Appearances

  • NBCUniversal TV commercials starring Colleen Lanin and family promoting Park City, Utah including Park City snow activities, dining experiences, and fun off the slopes
  • The Daily Buzz nationally syndicated morning television program, broadcast in 170 markets throughout the U.S.
  • Better TV nationally syndicated television program, broadcast in 140 markets throughout the U.S.
  • Fox5 San Diego News: How to Travel with Children
  • KUSI Good Morning San Diego
  • CBS Daytime Tri-Cities
  • CBS San Diego KFMB News
  • ABC 13 The Morning Blend Las Vegas
  • ABC News WSET News Lynchburg-Danville-Roanoke
  • NBC WVTM News Birmingham-Anniston
  • Fox 43 News Central Pennsylvania
  • CBS 10 News Tampa Bay
  • ABC 12 KDRV News Medford-Klamath Falls
  • UPN KTVD News Denver
  • NBC 10 WAVY News Norfolk Portsmouth-Newport
  • FOX Daytime at Nine KABB San Antonio
  • CBS 12 KSLA News
  • CBS News WMBD Central Illinois
  • KCTU 43 Kansas
  • Kansas Information Network News
  • NBC Valley News KVLY Fargo-Grand Forks
  • KTXD 47 News Dallas-Fort Worth

Speaking Engagements

The Travel Mama is available to speak to parenting groups about how to travel with babies and children
The Travel Mama Colleen Lanin speaking at a Bump Club and Beyond event in Chicago (Photo credit: Bump Club and Beyond)

Radio Appearances

  • KGO 810 AM San Francisco
  • WCCO Radio Minnesota
  • Real Parenting, CFAX 1070 AM in Victoria, B.C.
  • CJAD 800 AM, Quebec's most popular English-speaking radio station
  • The Art of Potential on North Carolina's 1360 WCHL
  • CJAD 800 Montreal Radio
  • KJAY 1430 AM Sacramento
  • WNEW Radio FM Washington
  • KPQ Radio FM Seattle-Tacoma
  • WFIN Radio AM Toledo
  • WCHE Radio AM Philadelphia
  • WTLC Radio FM Indianapolis
  • KLTF Radio AM Minneapolis-St. Paul
  • WDIS Radio AM Philadelphia
  • KCMN Radio FM/AM Colorado Springs-Pueblo
  • WOCM Radio FM Salisbury
  • WAMV Radio AM Roanoke-Lynchburg
  • WYYZ Radio AM Atlanta
  • WXBR Radio AM Boston
  • WBEV Radio AM Milwaukee
  • WESB Radio AM Buffalo
  • KSAL Radio AM Wichita-Hutchison
  • WSAT Radio AM Charlotte-Gastonia
  • WLKF Radio AM Tampa-St. Petersburg
  • WGNU Radio AM St. Louis
  • KSIS Radio AM Kansas City
  • WBNR Radio AM New York
  • WSCC Radio FA Charleston
  • WJJM Radio AM Nashville
  • KMA Radio AM/FM Omaha
  • WFIN Radio AM Toledo
  • WYRQ Radio FM Minneapolis-St. Paul
  • WXGM Radio FM Norfolk-Portmouth-Newport
  • WBES Radio AM Columbus
  • WICH Radio AM Hartford/New Haven
  • WAMV Radio AM Roanoke-Lynchburg
The Travel Mama Colleen Lanin giving travel tips on the Better TV Show with hosts JD Roberto and Rebecca Budig
Appearance on the Better TV Show

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