Holiday Travel Inspired by Movie Locations

“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, Everywhere You Go!” Yep, the song is right, it’s prime time to get in the holiday spirit. What better way than to plan holiday travel inspired by the movies? Some of my favorite holiday movies are set in the most inviting locales. From New York to Chicago, […]

Best Things to Do in Pasadena with Kids

One of L.A’s best-kept secrets is the quaint town of Pasadena. Famous for its annual Rose Parade the city is exceptionally family- friendly with top-notch museums, exquisite gardens, and ethnic restaurants. Here are the top places to stay, dine and explore when visiting Pasadena with kids. Enjoying high tea with a view of the Pasadena […]

Kids Ski Free: The 2017-2018 State By State Guide

Maybe you’re looking to teach your kids to ski and don’t want to sink too much cash into it until you know they’re interested. Or your family is the definition of ski enthusiasts and you’re on the mountain whenever the chance arises and you want to save some dough. Either way we love these locations […]

Get into the Holiday Spirit at SeaWorld San Diego Christmas Celebration

All of SeaWorld San Diego is currently aglow with bright lights, brilliant decorations and Christmas cheer. From November 18th to January 6th, SeaWorld San Diego Christmas Celebration is taking place with unique holiday-themed shows, wintry decor all over the park and specialty treats and dishes served up just for the season. Ocean-themed holiday decorations at SeaWorld […]

The North Pole Experience in Flagstaff, Arizona

A visit to Santa’s workshop is a dream come true for many kids, including my own. Making a trip to the North Pole, though, is too far for most families. Luckily there’s a portal to Santa’s workshop in Flagstaff, Arizona. It’s called the North Pole Experience and is one of the best holiday things to […]

Bonjour Paris! A Beginner’s Guide to the City of Lights

Despite having traveled to five continents and 30 or so countries, until recently our Globetrotting TravelingGrandmom had never visited Paris. With plane tickets in hand, she began to explore all the “not to be missed sights” in one of the world’s greatest cities. The possibilities were endless—and overwhelming. With so much art, history, luxury, food […]

Top 10 Magic Kingdom Snacks

Our Wayfinding TravelingMom and her family of five have been eating their way through Disney Parks for well over a decade. They’ve taken many trips utilizing one of the Disney Dining Plans – and even more trips without one – giving them plenty of opportunity to determine their favorite snacks in each park. Today she […]

Tips for Avoiding Motion Sickness at Universal Studios

Universal Studios Orlando is an amazing theme park the whole family will enjoy. That is, if no one in the family is prone to motion sickness. Many of the attractions at Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure have 3D motion simulators which tend to trigger motion sickness. Which attractions are they? Gulf Coast TravelingMom has […]

Should You Visit Las Vegas With Kids?

Have you ever considered taking the entire family to Las Vegas? This destination may not stand out as an obvious choice for your next family vacation; however, you might be surprised by the list of family-friendly activities in the area. In addition, we share some advice about traveling to “sin city” with kids. Vegas with […]

5 Fun Things to Do in Page, AZ

Where in the world is Page, AZ? Located in northern Arizona, this small town is one of the best spots to experience Lake Powell, the second largest man-made lake in the United States. It’s also a fabulous vacation destination for the whole family. With water sports, some of the best hikes on earth, and plenty of […]

What Happens When Kids Help Plan Vacation

As parents, we often take it upon ourselves to come up with our family vacation plans. Then we share with our children where we will be going. What would happen if you let the kids help plan vacation? You might be surprised. Maybe they will come up with a new destination or some fun family […]

5 Photo Tips and Tricks: How to Take the Best Pictures of Your Kids

Your kids are adorable, right, so you want to take lots of great photos of them. But the lighting doesn’t always cooperate, or you don’t know the best angle to get the shot. Luckily for you, Vegetarian TravelingMom Judy Antell went to a Techlicious Lunch and Learn where she gleaned photo tips and tricks. She […]

13 Things To Know About Dining On The Disney Dream

Planning a Disney cruise vacation? Dining on the Disney Dream may just be the best part of your trip. From chatting with Crush the sea turtle at Animator’s Plate to the not-so-hidden glass slippers at the Royal Palace, there’s a lot you may not know about the Disney Dream restaurants. Find out how Disney turns […]

Travel Advice: Essential Guide to What You MUST Book in Advance

There’s no doubt about it.  Planning a family vacation can be stressful.  However, the TravelingMom motto is “We’ve Been There” for a reason.  Multidimensional TravelingMom,  has learned several tips along the way when planning a vacation, and she’s sharing her travel advice, with the help of her fellow TravelingMoms.  Here’s an essential guide to what […]