Best Car Seats for Travel

Is there a Best Child Car Seat for Travel?

Recently, a friend of mine wrote me to ask what the best child car seat for travel is and what I use when I’m traveling with my toddler.  She and her husband are new parents about to take their baby on vacation and were simply looking for advice.  Well, here’s the sum of my answer to her. When traveling with children, picking out the best child car seat for travel is one of the many safety aspects… More

summer in europe

Summer in Europe 2014: my toddler and me

And it will go on and on… this is the first of many yet to be written blogs about summer in Europe with my toddler! After a lifetime of dreaming and many past adventures of preparation, it is finally time.  After months of planning for a summer abroad with my toddler, our Euro2014, summer in Europe has finally begun!  My wonderful and understanding fiancé drove our 3-year old boy and me to SFO last week and we… More

getting a baby passport

Tips on Getting a Baby’s Passport

Until recently, I didn’t realize that getting a baby passport could be such a stressful process.  My toddler had his passport application in at 2-months old and we received it soon after (getting his ss# was much harder).   It seems this isn’t always the case, however.  A friend recently recounted the 2-week long ordeal her family went through to secure her newborn’s passport.  Because of her story, I did some research and realized getting a baby passport… More