Getting Baby Ready for Travel: 5 Things to Start Doing Now

Traveling with a baby often seems like a daunting task. And so we pick our destinations carefully, make long packing lists and spend hours researching how to survive airplane rides and road trips with little ones in tow. What we often forget to do, is take some simple steps before we leave to help prepare … Continue reading Getting Baby Ready for Travel: 5 Things to Start Doing Now

5 Tips for Greek Island Hopping with Blue Star Ferries

With thousands of islands to choose from, plotting your exploration of the Greek Islands will likely take some time. When we were planning our Greek Island itinerary, I found myself overwhelmed with choice - both of islands and how to travel between them.  After scouring blogs, social media and asking like-minded families we decided to split our time … Continue reading 5 Tips for Greek Island Hopping with Blue Star Ferries

From Frites to Glühwein: 5 Reasons to Visit Brussels in December

You can ask anyone who knows us and they will tell you that we love the sun. As a result we try to travel to the Caribbean at least once per year to escape the cold Canadian winter. But this year we thought we would do something a little different. We decided to cross off … Continue reading From Frites to Glühwein: 5 Reasons to Visit Brussels in December

Surviving a daytime flight with a toddler

Daytime flights with a toddler are a unique challenge. Unless its naptime, your mini-me will likely be full of energy, trying to get into anything and everything and certainly not interested in sitting very still. And that's if they happen to be a good mood. Not exactly the best recipe for a stress-free and easy … Continue reading Surviving a daytime flight with a toddler