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Tag: Travel with Toddler

Packing for the Beach with a Toddler: Top Three Items to Make Your Life Easier

Packing for the Beach with a Toddler: Top Three Items to Make Your Life Easier

What to take to the beach with a toddler? If you are heading to the beach for the first time with a toddler (or younger child) you might be asking yourself this question. Nothing is worse than getting all the way to your destination and […]

Top Five Things to do in Banff National Park with a Toddler

Top Five Things to do in Banff National Park with a Toddler

We had an amazing trip to Banff and Glacier National Parks in August. I’ve already posted a few of my favorite hikes and hotels. However, I thought it might be fun to try to think of my absolute five favorite activities. I could not under […]

Toddler Friendly Sightseeing: The Biltmore

Toddler Friendly Sightseeing: The Biltmore

Thinking about visiting the Biltmore with a toddler? I give the Biltmore a big thumbs  up for being a toddler friendly sightseeing destination that is fun for mom and dad too. As a family we have visited the Biltmore three times but I have to say […]

Toddler Friendly Hiking: Craggy Pinnacle Trail on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Toddler Friendly Hiking: Craggy Pinnacle Trail on the Blue Ridge Parkway

An alternative title for this post could be making the most out of a few setbacks…. Traveling on the Blue Ridge Parkway feels like it is a world away from our home, jobs and responsibilities with the added benefit of really only being a two […]

Things I’ve Learned Traveling with a Toddler

Things I’ve Learned Traveling with a Toddler

I am an exceptionally type A person. I love a detailed itinerary, a plan, an agenda. Spontaneity stresses me out. Change gives me hives. I am that person who avoids the beach because how can you lay in one place ALL DAY. Relaxing while traveling […]

Banff and Glacier National Parks: The Itinerary

Banff and Glacier National Parks: The Itinerary

I have posts on the website with some of the great hikes we went on while visiting Banff and Glacier National Parks but I wanted to share our itinerary as well as some wisdom I learned from our trip. Overall toddler ranking: 9/10. This was an […]

Toddler Friendly Hiking in Glacier National Park: Two Medicine (Part 6 of our Banff/Glacier Trip)

Toddler Friendly Hiking in Glacier National Park: Two Medicine (Part 6 of our Banff/Glacier Trip)

The Two Medicine area makes it onto some lists of what to do in Glacier National Park but no where near as many as it should. It didn’t even make it onto our itinerary despite being on the east side of the park which is […]

Toddler Friendly Hiking in Glacier National Park: Hidden Lake Hike (Part 5 of our Banff/Glacier Trip)

Toddler Friendly Hiking in Glacier National Park: Hidden Lake Hike (Part 5 of our Banff/Glacier Trip)

To be honest, hidden lake isn’t so hidden anymore and for good reason.  A gorgeous hike right off of the Going to the Sun road it starts out with quite a few stairs but after that you are rewarded by a flat walking path, lovely […]

Why You Should Visit Bow Lake

Why You Should Visit Bow Lake

You may be thinking, well why wouldn’t I visit Bow Lake? But if you are planning a short trip to Banff National Park you may find yourself overwhelmed by all the gorgeous places to visit. And that is why I am here to encourage you […]

Toddler Friendly Hiking in Glacier National Park: Grinnell Glacier Hike (Part 4 of our Banff/Glacier Trip)

Toddler Friendly Hiking in Glacier National Park: Grinnell Glacier Hike (Part 4 of our Banff/Glacier Trip)

The hike to Grinnell Glacier was strenuous and not necessarily for the faint of heart or the out of shape. With that said, I am both relatively out of shape and super faint of heart. My perseverance was rewarded by up close views of a […]