Vacationing with preschool aged kiddos – quick tips for a beach day

Last week our family took a road trip to Huntington Beach, California for a few days over spring break.  We enjoyed our time there and spent most of our days on the beach.   We live in Arizona and do not have access to a beach unless we drive out of state.  If you're like me and don't get to the beach often, you could probably use a couple of quick tips to help make your beach day enjoyable. The most important part of packing for a beach day with children is food!  You Read More... {Read More...}

Vacationing with preschool aged kiddos – quick tips for road trips {avoiding a meal time mess}

Last week we had a couple of days off of school for spring break.  We took a really fun road trip to California.  Some of our favorite vacation spots are in California and we usually drive when we spend time there.  This week I'll be sharing the fun we had in addition to a few tips to make road tripping with a preschooler a little easier.  I'll also be sharing how I save money on road trips too. My first tip this week comes from too much time spent at the car wash while on Read More... {Read More...}

Travel Tips for Disneyland with Infants and Toddlers

With experience from hundreds of visits to Disneyland with my daughter as an infant and toddler, it's easy to forget the challenges we have faced to make park visits enjoyable over the years. We love visiting Disneyland and drive there from Arizona multiple times each year. I'll openly admit going to the park with our daughter for the first time at just nine months old was scary.  We were no longer the Disneyland navigating pros going to our favorite vacation destination. We were Read More... {Read More...}