Lyme Disease More Prevalent than Previously Thought

Summer may be over for most families, but summer weather isn’t! And that means that families are still spending their time outdoors. While this provides many benefits to families (exercise, connection to nature and...

Bulky Winter Clothes Can Reduce Car Seat Safety

It’s the time of year when parents become preoccupied with keeping their children warm. Bundling a child under mountains of bulky outerwear poses a problem, however. His or her car seat harness no longer fits correctly.

Vacation Outside of The Box – Spend a Night at the Zoo!

A trip to the zoo is a fun day out for the family, but what goes on through the night? There’s only one way to find out - sleepover! Wait...what? SLEEPOVER! I didn’t know you could...

More Working Moms Planning Affordable Family Vacations

More working moms are taking time off from their multitasking roles and planning a family vacation a new national survey reveals. Nashville-based WhyMomsRule.com conducted a survey between 14 and 17 January involving 634 women who had at least one child at home.

Miami-Dade County Takes Another Swing at Miami Zoo Theme Park

Orlando has Disney, but Miami-Dade may soon have its very own popular attraction soon – a Zoo Theme Park. The idea to do something new with the Miami Zoo came up after Hurricane Andrew devastated...

Traveling With Kids – Health Tips for Caribbean Travel

The winter blues prompt many to escape to the Caribbean for a week or two at this time of year. How can you blame them? Day after endless day of dull, cold, grey weather will drive you crazy after a while. If you are planning to bring young children on your island break this winter, there are a few precautions you may want to take.

Perfect For Travel ~ Maclaren’s Globetrotter Stroller

Well known for their practical, lightweight travel gear, Maclaren is set to introduce another stroller that will undoubtedly be popular with traveling parents. The Globetrotter, the newest addition to the Maclaren line up, weighs just...

Five Awesome U.S. Destinations You Should See With Your Kids – Part 2: ...

New York City is not off limits to families. You don’t have to shelve your appetite for big city adventure once you have children.

Five Awesome U.S. Destinations You Should See With Your Kids – Part 4: ...

Our series on Five Awesome U.S. Destinations is compiled in no particular order. I say that because there are some who will argue that Part 4: Washington DC is the most important of the five. Washington DC is, of course, the capital of the United States and a nation’s capital is always an important place to visit, particularly for children.

Five Awesome U.S. Destinations You Should See With Your Kids – Part 3: ...

Hands down, the most beautiful place I’ve ever been is Yosemite National Park. Mother Nature configures herself in some beguiling ways, let me tell you.
Kids Smash Art at Glass Museum While Adults Stand by Filming

WHAT? Moms Video Tape Kids Destroying Museum’s Glass Sculpture

Shocking CCTV video that was released last week showed two little boys touching and pulling a wall-mounted exhibit at the Shanghai Museum of Glass. The video shows the kids behind the cordoned off area, laughing...

The 10 Most Common Items Travelers Forget At Home

In the 20 years I've been traveling, I have forgotten to bring a lot of things. In fact I leave a hairbrush in my suitcase because, oddly, that is the thing I forget...