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.

Ten Tips to Make Traveling With Babies and Toddlers More Pleasant

Anyone who’s done it will tell you; travelling with infants and young children can be challenging.  TOTSY, an invitation only site designed to provide the best possible deals on essentials for parents, infants and...

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.

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...

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...

Travel + Leisure Names Their Top Picks For US & Canadian Family Hotels

Travel magazine Travel + Leisure has revealed their readers choice 'World's Best' awards for 2011, but more importantly, the top picks for US & Canadian Family Hotels. Rated out of 100, respondents were asked...

Road Trip With the Kids? Here are Some Tips to Get You Through

Tomorrow, my family and I will embark on a road trip; a journey that will take us 16 hours north of our home outside Toronto, Ontario. I’m sure it goes without saying, but 16 hours is a long time for a three-year-old to sit in the car.

Inflatable Booster Seat Takes Exhibition by Storm

Would you ever consider using an inflatable booster seat as your child’s restraint system in the car? The idea of plopping your child on top of a balloon and going for a drive sounds questionable. When I first learned of the BubbleBum booster seat, I was sceptical. But as I learned more, I began to see its merits and, I think, it has won me over.

Top 2011 Destinations for Budget Travelers

Newsweek Budget Travel has come up with its annual list of travel destinations that are fun as well as affordable. The list includes places like Tallinn, Estonia’s capital as well as popular tourist destinations...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ African Lion’s Safari

As we head into Summer I have started a list of local parks and attractions that I want to visit with my boys in July and August.  We are lucky enough to live in...

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.