Leaves of Change, Family Travel Keepsakes From Nature

by Heatheron November 14,2012 in Family JourneyGrowthJust For FunTravel

Sitting here today, watching the southern hemisphere spring emerge, I started thinking of the leaves changing, flowers budding, things growing just as my young baby is growing before my eyes. I thought of my trip back to Boulder last summer and how I plucked some leaves to steal back with me to a wintery Chile […]

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How To Keep Your Family’s Travel Spark Alive Between Trips

by Nicholeon November 04,2012 in Family JourneyJust For FunParenthoodTravelUncategorized

For those of us with a solid case of wanderlust, it can be tough to be too long between travels. Your ears search out exotic notes in the voices around you, your belly begs for street vendors and ethnic take-out and your passport looks down right pitiful gathering dust, it’s last inking a distance memory. […]

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Finding Where To Go, What To Do: Family Travel Resources

by Heatheron October 25,2012 in Family JourneyLearningTravel

Since long before I became a mother, I imagined (a dare say dreamed) of traveling to lots of far away places with my family. Friends who travel with their little ones and the examples of long-term family travel we’ve featured here in our blog have inspired me to no end. Certainly, I’ve started a bit […]

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Taking The Expat Leap (Premeditated or Not)

by Heatheron September 30,2012 in Family JourneyTravel

About two years ago, I took the first step in what was to become going full-blown expat and starting a family abroad. I decided to quit my full time job and hit the road, heading first to a place I fell in love with a few years before; Chile. Not long after I arrived here, […]

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Traveling Family Spotlight: Worldschool Adventures

by Jillon September 27,2012 in Family JourneyTravel

  Meet The Worldschool Adventure Family for our next traveling adventure series post! This family of four travels for six months out of the year while unschooling and taking life slow. The blog offers insight on how to achieve a goal of traveling with lots of tips for planning and preparation. Enjoy! Tell us a […]

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Adventures in Babywearing: Family Hiking and Backpacking

by Nicholeon September 05,2012 in Adventures In BabywearingBaby CarrierBaby_WearingHolidaysJust For FunParenthoodTravel

  Hiking and backpacking as a family is great way to get into varied terrain and wild places that are protected from life’s modern day trappings. Look for destinations that have natural features that appeal to you. I choose trails that weave along lakes and streams. My husband looks for routes with elevation gain. Wherever […]

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Adventures in Babywearing: International Travel

by Nicholeon August 16,2012 in Adventures In BabywearingBaby_WearingFamily JourneyParenthoodTravel

Travel is an incredible way to bond as family while also experiencing other cultures through their food, geography and daily life. But as any traveler knows, there is also a lot to manage when you are away from home. Your tickets, passports and luggage are just a few of the items you need to keep […]

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Traveling Family Spotlight: Tres Americas

by Jillon August 08,2012 in Family JourneyTravel

  For this Traveling Family Spotlight, I interviewed the Zapp family from theTres Americas blog. They are an Argentinian family of six traveling the world, each child born in a different country. Cande and Herman dreamed of a traveling life since they were children, now they are doing it and have written a book to […]

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Enter the Boba Air $1000 Dream Vacation Pin-It-To-Win-It Giveaway

by Heatheron July 17,2012 in Baby CarrierBaby_WearingBoba NewsEventsNatural Parenting StyleProductsTravel

Do you love to travel? Are you on Pinterest? Then you’ll want to enter our first pin-it-to-win it contest to win a $1000 travel voucher from Apple Vacations and a new BobaAir, the world’s lightest, sportiest baby carrier. Enter July 17 – 23 and you could be the lucky randomly-selected winner announced on July 24! […]

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Traveling Family Spotlight: Meet the Bradley Family

by Nicholeon July 03,2012 in LearningMommy BloggersMommy Success StoriesParenthoodTravel

1) Could you start us out by telling us a little bit about yourself and your family? We are the Bradley family! Billy is a classically trained actor and wellness coach, and I am a writer and stay at home mom. Our little one is Kaya Alaqua, who turned 4 in March. 2) Why do […]

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