Thanks to its natural springs and nature trails, Lone Star State institutions and laid-back restaurants, the Capital of Texas is a great destination for little cowboys and gals. Below, we’ve mapped out where to stay, what to do, and where to play in the city that keeps it weird.Read More
When your flight plans go sideways, it’s no picnic, especially when you’re traveling with kids. So what should you do if your plane is canceled or is severely delayed? Here is your 10-point action plan, which keeps time-strapped parents in mind.Read More
Philadelphia is packed with impressive cultural institutions and good ole U.S. history, and it’s more manageable—not to mention more affordable—than neighboring New York. In an effort to balance the city’s must-see sites with local family friendly finds, we tapped Colugo founder and Philly resident Ted Iobst for his favorite urban pit stops.
Diverse, easy to navigate, and full of thoughtfully designed green spaces and world-class institutions (not to mention friendly Canadians), Toronto is a stellar urban destination for a family trip.Read More
Pregnant and traveling? We may not hear as much about Zika in the news, but the virus should still be top of mind.
We chatted Sarah Diaz, exploration chief for the new Pico travel car seat, to get her advice on surviving long-haul road trips with kids.
The Big Easy with kids? It’s just as crazy fun.
Most parents don’t want to lug a car seat on the plane, but are even more reluctant to rent one from a car rental agency. Should they be?
Over the river and through the woods? If only. On a trip with her two boys to rural Argentina to visit their beloved Granny, NBC News editor Marian Smith talks about playing gaucho with her tot, making flank steak purees for her baby, and what we can learn from los Argentinos about airplane travel.Read More
Whether you’re a relaxed mom or have a license in helicopter parenting, it’s worth planning out your childcare in advance of your family trip.Read More
When you take a family vacation, make room in your budget for childcare.Read More
Toddlers can be like angry drunks at 35,000 feet. Here’s my list of material interventions.Read More
How do I map out kid-friendly finds in new destinations? The last place I look is a guidebook.Read More
I’ve hand-selected items for rookie family travelers, savvy little jetsetters, and everyone in between. And there’s a slew of discounts!Read More
When your flight plans go sideways, here’s what you can do to swing the parent pendulum in your favor.Read More
I’m moming it, hard, with this list of packing staples, dominated by products that help you feed, clean, and stay comfortable.Read More
‘Tis the season of packed airports, crowded planes, and weather-related cancelations.
As hard has holiday travel is on everyone, it’s particularly harrowing for families. Here’s what to do when things go wrong.
Forget Cheetahs. Hummingbirds. Lightening strikes. It turns out children are the hardest subjects to photograph.Read More