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When we would mention our upcoming vacation to Peru to coworkers, friends, and family, there were generally two reactions: “Peru? Wow, but what do you do even do there?” or  “Oh fun, but if you’re going to Machu Picchu, you’re not taking your toddler right?” It was quite shocking to discover how little people knew about Peru. And then if they did know anything, it was surprising that they couldn’t see why we would take our two-year-old with us. 

  A vacation with the family offers endless possibilities. It allows parents to open up new horizons for their children and teach them to better understand the world around them. Parents can get to know their kids and get away from the ordinary rut. As a mom, I’m always looking for new ways to have …

Family Fun in the Sun: Our Trip to the Caribbean Islands Read More »

Before attempting international travel across continents with your baby, it’s good to try something a little closer to home. Cabo San Lucas, with its beautiful beaches and views, is a perfect example of a destination that isn’t too out of your comfort zone. With this mom’s tips and tricks, the journey becomes a breeze. Traveling …

Exploring Cabo San Lucas with Baby Read More »

Meet Tracy, a mom of two living in Greenville, South Carolina. Tracy takes us on the perfect family-friendly day in Greenville, where we discover her favorite hidden gems, outings, and restaurants. Tracy is also a BabyQuip Quality Provider, which means she rents out baby gear, like strollers, pack n’plays and car seats, to traveling families.  …

A Day in the Life of a Mom in Greenville, South Carolina Read More »

The United Arab Emirates in the Middle East is the perfect destination for a good mix of sun and Arab culture whilst being modern and family friendly.  Often a stopping point for families traversing the globe, if you’re flying Etihad, it’s quite likely you’ll be touching down in Abu Dhabi.  Perhaps lesser known than its …

Insider Tips For A 5 Day Family Holiday In Abu Dhabi Read More »

Hi! I’m Megan and I currently live in Amsterdam with my husband Brian and our son William (16 months old). Originally from the Midwestern United States, our love of traveling (and Brian’s job) brought us to Amsterdam in November 2016! Brian works for a midstream energy company and I stay at home with Will. Before …

A Day in the Life of a Mom in Amsterdam The Netherlands Read More »

Hello! My name is Jay, mom to Jasper (3) and Esmé (6 months,) and wife to Joe.  We are a Canadian family calling Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates, home. Back in 2010, my husband accepted an international position with his oil & gas company, which saw us move to Gabon, on the West …

A Day in the Life of a Mom in Abu Dhabi, UAE Read More »

Even though I grew up in the warm, southern United States, I’ve grown to eagerly anticipate and love cold, snowy winters. Especially those types of winters that look like story book perfection, with large puffy snowflakes tenderly kissing your cheek when you walk.  Living in northern Kazakhstan, about six hours from Russia can be like …

The Holiday Season in Astana Kazakhstan Read More »

Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural phenomenon. Celebrated by Christians and non-Christians alike, people enjoy traditions that are both religious and secular in nature. The cheer and festivities associated with Christmas can be experienced far from home. Many of us have been lucky enough to partake in some of these …

Globetrotting Christmas: Celebrating Around-The-World Read More »

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