Eating Real Food While Traveling

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It can be very difficult to eat real food while you are traveling.  Fast food is so tempting because it is fast and easy.  However, as a family of people with celiac disease, we have discovered that eating real food while traveling is not as difficult as it may seem.  (Fast food and even most [...]

ToiletTreeToiletry Bag with Travel Accessories (**GIVEAWAY**)


The ToiletTree Products Toiletry Bag with Travel Accessories arrived just in time for our first attempt to fly with 3 kids! This heavy duty bag organizes all your toiletries for travel, and can be used as a makeup or medicine bag when you’re not traveling. The bag is deceptively compact! Handles make the bag easy [...]

Traveling Lean ~ Eating Healthy on the Road

Eating in the Car

With summer coming, many families have vacations and trips planned. Whether you are travelling by car or plane or even train, at some point you will have to feed your family while you are travelling. It is very convenient and easy to feed your family fast foods as you travel, but I want to challenge [...]

Homeschooling: On the Road and In the Summer?

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Our family is planning a vacation to Wyoming and South Dakota this summer.  So, why am I talking about homeschooling?  Because we are doing unit studies and reading books about those two states and different places, people, animals, plants, etc. in preparation for our trip.  We are learning a little history, geography, science, math and [...]

Road Trip Gadgets for Restless Kids

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Spring Break is just around the corner and that means family vacations and road trips.  Check out this guest post from Dale Cooper. Family road trips are a great way to escape the daily grind. Taking your kids on a trip will provide them with an unforgettable experience, but a long drive can put a [...]

Traveling with Toddlers


The holidays are a great time of year. A time to be with our families and friends. There are a lot of us that will be traveling to be with those we love. Traveling with young children can be hard but there are a few things we can do to make the trip a little [...]

Smart Tip Tuesday: Traveling Tips Two!

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… Greetings!  It’s been about 2 weeks and we are back online again!  Yes! Moving across country is never easy – many of you know this. We have done it 3 times now…you’d think I would be a pro by now. Well, at least I have a few good traveling tips… Traveling anywhere with small [...]



Well, it’s that time again…moving day.    YUCK.  I do not like moving.  I do not like saying good-bye.  I do not like packing.  It’s a bitter-sweet move, but I believe it’s God’s will for us.  It is phenominal and amazing how God orchistrated things in our life to come together as they have to [...]

Is Stress-Free Air Travel with Young Kids Even Possible?


I realize that such a post comes at an inopportune time, as summer is nearly over, but I figure that these tips will come in handy on upcoming holiday travel as well.  Having traveled via airplane with my first (and now second) child several times – short trips, cross-country trips, and even internationally – I [...]

Road Trip Tips


Will Travel By Foot’s blogger, Carissa, writes for us again about road trips, just in time for Spring Break! 4) Pack a separate overnight bag If we are traveling somewhere and need to stay in a hotel overnight along the way, I pack a separate overnight bag. I put a change of clothes for everyone [...]