Should you visit a brewery with kids? As a beer enthusiast and dad, I answer that question with an emphatic, “Yes!” At the same time, I understand why children in breweries could annoy some patrons. But I believe we can all get along and enjoy a pint (or sippy cup) together. This is why I […]
It’s a common myth that traveling with babies is impossible. In fact, this falsehood is one of the main reasons my wife and I waited nine years before finally starting a family. We were afraid kids would end our travel lifestyle. However, at 10 months old, our son Deacon has already visited Florida, New York City, the North […]
Prices, crowds and temperatures drop in Italy’s famed capital city during the off-season. Got your heart set on a Roman holiday, family-style? Here are some tips for visiting Rome with kids in winter. Take advantage of winter crowds and prices. Crowds of tourists in Rome are next to nothing during winter. Additionally, many lodging and […]
There’s always so much to purchase and pack before any big family vacation: snacks, travel toys, medicines, and more. If only there was a place where we could purchase all of these items in one easy shopping trip. Maybe somewhere with wide aisles, good prices, pleasant displays and red carts. Oh yes, there is such […]
Amongst Pittsburgh’s charms are a wealth of activities that can enrich the souls of parents and children alike. My wife and I discovered this for ourselves recently, exploring this city’s cultural gems while watching our 6-month-old son do the same. In addition to being legitimately fun, we found the attractions all had certain qualities in […]
One day to conquer Disney’s Magic Kingdom with a baby, toddler and/or preschooler might seem intimidating, but with a little planning and juggling, you will experience a wondrous world with your young ones. You have to be more flexible with your timing, but if you prepare well in advance and know what to expect, you’ll be ahead of the game. Here are […]
My traveling baby gets a lot of unwanted attention sometimes. The scenario is familiar. My wife and I are out exploring with our baby in a stroller or infant carrier, when a stranger’s eyes widen as they near us, gripped by passion. They make a blitz toward our offspring, hands stretched out, and they begin to stroke […]
I’ve got oh-so-many funny intros running through my head for this breastfeeding while traveling World Tour of the Web, none of which would be appropriate for Travel Mamas. If you’ve got a baby, and you’ve got milk, read these stories. That’s my boy, Leo. I don’t have any photos of me breastfeeding my kids. I wouldn’t share them […]
As a mom, avid traveler, and owner of a specialized travel company, India is bridged between my personal and professional lives. Here are seven tips for making your trip to India family friendly.
Travel never used to phase me. And I thought it never would. Before having a baby, I wouldn’t hesitate to jump in the car and make a last-minute trip to Vegas bringing only a change of underwear and a toothbrush. Not so anymore.