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Tips for a Romantic Getaway WITH the Kids!

Becoming a parent should not mean the end of romance! Traveling with your partner provides an opportunity to escape the stresses of every day life and reconnect with each other. If you can’t find a sitter, or you simply don’t want to leave the kids at home, follow these nine tips to make room for […]

12 Essential Tips for Cruising with Kids

Cruising with kids is a convenient and fun way to explore the world. Many new cruise ships are like floating resorts with seemingly endless options to keep all ages entertained. Meanwhile your family is transported from destination to destination, while unpacking just once. Like any vacation, though, a cruise can go very wrong without proper planning and […]

Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas with Kids

From the minute we boarded Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas, we knew we were in for an extraordinary time. After our sailing I asked my shipmate 7-year-old son, Leo, what was his favorite part of our cruise. His answer? “Meeting Joey.” Yep, a humongous ship stocked with bumper cars, a climbing wall, swimming pools, […]

Skiing with Kids in Whistler, British Columbia

Whistler was already well-known prior to its debut as a co-host for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, but that event really brought the world’s focus onto this relatively small village, two hours north of Vancouver. If you’ve never been, you might wonder, what’s the draw? The number one mountain resort in North America seems […]

UrbanSitter – A Babysitting Solution for Travel & at Home

Until I found UrbanSitter, I had just one babysitter. Whether I needed childcare for an evening out with the hubs, or because I was working on an important deadline with a sick kiddo at home, or I wanted to attend a special event like a wedding…if my regular sitter wasn’t available, I stayed home with the kids. This story is brought to you in partnership with UrbanSitter. […]