traveling with kids

Our Visit to Mystic and the Mystic Seaport Museum, CT

May 2, 2014
Mystic, CT

I already blogged about our first day in Mystic, CT, last weekend. On Saturday, we visited the Mystic Aquarium and walked around the town a little bit. We discovered this window full of Playmobil, one of L’s favorite toys, but the store was already closed. So after a night at the hotel, that’s the first […]

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Our Staycation at the Thayer Hotel at West Point

March 30, 2014
historic Thayer Hotel at W

Our Staycation at the Thayer Hotel at West Point Last Saturday, we went away for a staycation half an hour away from us — to the Thayer Hotel at West Point for one night. The idea was to just get away and do something special and fun as a family. I had been wanting to […]

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Airplanes, Legos, and Lots of Yummy German Food

June 28, 2013
boy looking at airplanes at the airport

After the stressful passport drama, Landon and I arrived in Germany two days ago. Don drove us to JFK airport and the flight to Duesseldorf was pretty uneventful except for an hour delay sitting in the airplane, but the wind was favorable and we got there in 6+ hours instead of 8. After we went […]

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Parents, Travel in Style With These Baby and Kids Products

April 5, 2012

The four lovely ladies and wonderful blogger friends behind Trumpeting Media — Esti Berkowitz (Primetime Parenting), Suzanne Chan (Mom Confessionals), Nancy Johnson Horn (The Mama Maven) and Divina Rodriguez (Dancing Hotdogs) — invited me to their Travel in Style event at the stunning, five-star The Peninsula New York in Midtown Manhattan. I only had time […]

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