Five Awesome U.S. Destinations You Should See With Your Kids – Part 5: ...

It seems fitting, somehow, that our final Awesome U.S. Destination is Death Valley National Park in California.
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...

Great American Backyard Campout: A Great Excuse to Stay-cation

Do you have plans this weekend? Are you going to be hanging around the house? Turn an ordinary weekend into a stay-cation, with a backyard campout. This Saturday, June 25th, is the night...

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.

New Travel APP – Travel + Leisure Family

I love magazines, which is a problem because I don't throw them away.  I keep them in a nice pile for future reference - to my husband's dismay. For this reason I have been thankful...

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...

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...

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...

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...

LEED Hotels are a Great Choice for Environmentally Conscious Parents

The environment is near the top of everyone’s list of concerns these days. We all want to leave our children with a safe and beautiful world. Teaching by example, many parents choose to ‘go green’ whenever there is an opportunity.

Should Planes Have a "Families-Only" Section?

Travel website, Skyscanner, recently posted the results of a poll in which almost 60 percent of the 2000 respondents agreed that they would like to see families relegated to a specific area on flights. Nearly 20 percent said they would like to see the creation of child-free flights.

Don’t Let Lyme Disease Spoil the Summer

Hiking, biking, fishing, camping, it’s summertime and summer was made for outdoor fun. But, outdoor adventure has a nasty foe. That foe’s name is Lyme disease. Superhero parents need to educate themselves on their nemesis so they can fight back and avert disaster.