The Unlikely Success

A lot of people ask me how this all got started. So, on the One Year Anniversary of Tiny Traveler, I thought I’d give you a glimpse into the unlikely story of how I launched a travel blog.  If I’m being totally candid here, I originally started Tiny Traveler as a personal therapy project and…

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Tiny Traveler’s Holiday Gift Guide 2016

If you have a Tiny Traveler in your life, then this guide is for YOU! Find a perfect gift for those hard to shop for travelers who seem to have everything! Your holiday shopping ends HERE with my top picks for Tiny Travelers and their families this holiday season and the best news is you can…

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My Rolling Garbage Can

Have you ever gotten into someone’s car and asked…”Did you just get this car? It is so clean! ” to which they reply, “Hahaha you’re sweet….(in the most irritating and disingenuous laugh ever)… I’m in charge of the PTO carpool and I run 8 kids around in this car all week. Oh, and no it’s not…

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Backyard State Park

When you think of going on a fall camping trip with your family, your mind likely drums up images like this: Happy, flannel-clad families, roasting marshmallows together around a roaring campfire… Brilliant orange forest with a cozy tent nestled in the trees…. If you looked long enough you could probably smell the damp earth and…

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Big Exciting Weekend Plans – Labor Day

It’s one of the most heavily trafficked holiday weekends on the planet. It’s Labor Day weekend. A time that is typically filled with family BBQ’s, camping adventures, last-ditch beach getaways, road trips with the kiddos, and all things Americana.   In my “past life”, meaning my pre-kid days, I usually used my Labor Day weekend…

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Life In 33E: Flying With Toddlers…And Their FANS

When you are a traveling parent, getting on an airplane with a toddler can be a crazy mental process. It’s typically filled with lots of valid thoughts like this: “Will my kid crap their pants during take-off and my seat-mates will have to sit and sniff that taco turd for 20 minutes until “The Captain…

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Ice Ice Baby: Tips For Keeping Kids Cool In Hot Weather

The summer is here! Beat the heat with these simple tricks. Pack Heavy This may seem counter intuitive, but the secret to being light and cool during oppressive summer temps is to pack heavy! Plan ahead for the inevitable by stuffing your bags with extra clothes for when your littles get too sweaty, overfilling your…

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12 Things Bound To Happen On Vacation With Kids

Here they are, the 12 things that are bound to happen on vacation with kids!  1. There will ALWAYS be some sort of poop disaster! SOURCE WWW.GIFBAY.COM 2. You’ll hear the phrase that every parent dreads….”Are we there yet? I’m bored” Oh come ON! Seriously child….we’ve been in this car for 5 minutes! SOURCE WWW.REDDIT.COM 3. They’ll…

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The Trifecta of Fails

There are lots of things in this mom-life that are not recommended. No pacifiers past two…no sleeping in bed with mom….don’t do too much screen-time…blah blah blah. But as someone who has always went against the grain, I find myself testing the limits of recommendations on the daily. However, SOME recommendations really should be headed. Take my…

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