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Lyft and Uber with Kids: Ridesharing Tips for Families

Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft have really taken the travel world by storm the last few years. As a San Franciscan, I use Uber and Lyft a lot to get around. My hometown is the home turf to both ridesharing services, meaning that coverage and response time are excellent. Taking Lyft or Uber with kids, …

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5 Essential Things to Do the Day BEFORE Flying with Kids

Traveling with kids involves a lot of preparation. Before any trip, you’ve likely spent dozens of hours researching and booking plane tickets, hotels, and rental cars. You’ve perused guidebooks and read your favorite family travel blogs to get tips for getting the most out of your destination with kids. Some of the most important preparation happens …

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Airport Scavenger Hunt: Entertainment for a Long Layover or Flight Delay

Thanks to Best Buy for sponsoring this post!  As always, all opinions are my own. Have you ever been stuck with your kids in an airport for an extended period of time thanks to a long layover or flight delay?  Keeping your kids and yourself entertained is essential to avoid succumbing to boredom.  You can …

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12 Coolest Space-Saving Products for Travel with Kids

With two little kids, it is often hard to pack light.  Nevertheless, I make it my mission to travel with less whenever possible.  One of my secrets to traveling lighter without leaving behind essential kid gear is taking along space-saving versions of items we use daily.  If it can fold up, collapse, or inflate, it is …

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5 Kid-Friendly Airplane Carry-on Bags Your Child Will Love

It’s a rite of passage when your traveling tyke is finally big enough for his or her own carry-on bag.  That time comes earlier than you might think!  Our daughter got her own bag at around 2 1/2.  Now, at almost 6 years old, it has come with us everywhere from Disneyland to Montreal to …

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Top Tips for Spring Break Air Travel with Kids

Are you traveling by plane for spring break with babies, toddlers, or young children in tow? These five tips are essential for surviving and thriving during spring break air travel with kids. 1) Give yourself a little extra time at the airport. Just as with other holiday periods, airports will be crowded during peak spring break weeks, …

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Family Travel for Real Life Conference: Why You Should Come (& a DISCOUNT!)

With 2015 now here and holiday travel behind us, it is time to start planning that next family trip.  If you are interested in learning more about family travel that costs less and means more, I wanted to share an event with all of you. Dia of The Deal Mommy blog is hosting her second …

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