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Travel Without Kids: Creative Ways to Manage Separation

If your family is anything like mine, you’ve had some memorable experiences with separation anxiety; daycare drop-off, date night, or a girls-only getaway. Goodbyes are tearful, clingy and tremendously difficult to part ways for anything outside of our usual routine. For me. My four-year-old daughter, however, is mostly fine, and relishes the attention of new people and […]

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Staycation: 7 Things To Do On Memorial Day Weekend

Historically, Memorial Day is a holiday to honor military personnel who have given their lives in the line of duty. Since many employers and almost all schools have a three-day weekend, a lot of people choose to celebrate this weekend with sale-hopping, camp-outs or barbecues. Whichever suits your fancy, here are some last-minute ideas for […]

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The Mom’s Road Trip Survival Guide

I know just the title of this piece sounds like a bad idea. However, our family has taken many long road trips, and it’s worth it (especially, when you look at the price of flying a large family). We bond as our little clan journeys together, exploring new places, and building wonder-filled memories in the […]

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Little Peanut On The Go

The App for the On The Go Family

This post is sponsored by the mom-developed app, Little Peanut On The Go. All opinions are my own. Remember before you had kids when you and your spouse could just grab a wallet and head out the door for those holiday parties? Or when traveling meant only thinking about what YOU would need for that weekend […]

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