Gear & Toys for Travel

Doona: The Infant Car Seat That Becomes A Stroller

Doona: The Infant Car Seat That Becomes A Stroller

Traveling with an infant just got easier. My prayers were answered in my lifetime, but not while my babies were young enough. The Doona markets itself as the next generation car seat. It’s no hype. This is an infant car seat that becomes a stroller. A good stroller. This is the infant car seat you can take your baby around ...

Babies, Sleep, and Travel: An Expert’s Guide

Babies, Sleep, and Travel: An Expert’s Guide

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Traveling across time zones can be very exciting, but if you are flying with a baby or toddler, it can also be filled with anxiety about changing nap and sleep schedules. A rested baby makes the vacation so much more enjoyable for parents. I have flown with my children frequently to see my family in Australia— where I grew up, and I have ...

The Luggage You Need

The Luggage You Need

I got my first TUMI pieces in 2010, and I didn't know one could really love luggage before that. There is one set I recommend for all mothers who travel. The TUMI Voyageur line Start with the Super-Léger International Carry On, pictured above. It comes in lots of great colors and holds up well. Then add one of the collection's carry-on bags ...

The 5 Best Car Seats for Travel for ages 0-8

The 5 Best Car Seats for Travel for ages 0-8

I share with you the gear that took any amount of stress off flying with babies and getting them to grandma's house or the hotel. I was still a road warrior the first year of my daughter's life, and we traveled several times a month, often just the two of us. If you are waiting for your next flight lugging a ...