Family Travel

Gaylord National Resort is in BLOOM with Spring-tastic Happenings (March 20th-April 12th) – Single Mum, Parents Article

Gaylord National Resort is in BLOOM with Spring-tastic Happenings (March 20th-April 12th) – Jays Sweet N Sour Life We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.OkRead more This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by Jay’s Sweet N Sour Life Read Full Parenting Article

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Polarn O. Pyret Kids Ski Gear – Parents Article

This year we had the chance to visit my mom in America for Christmas. Something we have never done before because we spend our summers there for the hot weather. The kids were so excited that instead of a heatwave we would be preparing for snow and lots of it. When I was growing up it was a place of magical snowfall. We never had Christmas without it. The ground is usually covered for about six months of the year…

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A Family Holiday Checklist to India – Parents Article

We have always been a family that travels. We are expats and with my husband’s family in Ireland, my family in America and us living in the UK, it means we normally are visiting these places to see friends and family. It also means there are so many more places in the world we want to travel to outside of our annual visits to family. One of our new year’s resolutions as a family is to pick one place each…

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5 Best Things to Do in Tampa, Florida – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you’re planning to explore the Sunshine State, Tampa has to be top on your list, and for good reason. Here are some of the best and coolest things to do in Tampa.Tampa, Florida (credit: Shutterstock)You might think of Tampa, FL as a Gulf Coast beach resort. Maybe you imagine visiting beach towns with white sandy beaches as the best things to do in Tampa. Don’t be fooled. Tampa isn’t a sleepy town on the coast. It’s a great, family-friendly…

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Our summer in America – Lets Talk Mommy – Parents Article

I knew when I moved to the UK, that it would be hard living so far from my family and friends as well as leaving my culture behind. I also was prepared that when I had kids it would get even harder. Their life milestones would sometimes be witnessed and shared by extended family but I knew that for the most part they wouldn’t. So when we had our first baby, we vowed as long as we could afford it,…

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Families Choose Road Trips Over Airfare to Spend More Time Together; Here’s a Checklist and … – Single Mum, Parents Article

According to new research, the average American is choosing to hit the road with their family this summer, instead of flying – and it’s not just because … This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by Google Alert – Family travel Read Full Parenting Article

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What holidays are like before and after having kids – Parents Article

What holidays are like before and after having kids By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information Accept The cookie settings on this website are set to “allow cookies” to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click “Accept” below then you are consenting to this. Close This is…

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The good and bad on booking a vacation through Costco Travel – Single Mum, Parents Article

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet. The vacation packages featured by Costco Travel make a familiar, supersize promise to Costco  COST, -0.32%  shoppers: You can save by prioritizing quality and buying in bulk. And for value-seeking travelers looking for a little bit of luxury, the wholesale giant delivers. These vacation packages, which generally include posh accommodations, select meals and ground transportation, aren’t available at bargain-barrel rates. But they’re quick to book and competitively priced. For some, they might be the most cost-efficient ticket to a lavish… This is only a snippet…

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Longhaul Flights, Arriving in Singapore and Gardens by the Bay – Parents Article

Singapore wasn’t an obvious choice for us.  But after reading some friends posts they shared it peaked our interest.  After a little bit of research and seeing how many fun things were there, we decided to make the booking.  This would be our first long haul trip with a total of 13 hours one way.  A good test of our ability to fly a little further as a family.  We were leaving NZ near the end of Winter again (late…

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A Weird Way to Live Your Life – Single Dad, Parents Article

Are you weird? Hopefully. Feeling average and want to be weird? Here’s a weird way to live your life: as a minimalist traveler. The best part of a life of travel is that it teaches you the value of minimalism. Why is that the best part? Because it helps you reduce your carbon footprint, free your mind, and live in a way that is more connected to reality.  I’m a full-blooded American.  You know, in the way that my mom’s…

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