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Traveling with Baby- Packing List

Traveling with Baby- Packing List

Here’s what we usually pack for trips!  This list is specific to babies under 1, but can totally help when packing for toddlers, as well!  Many of the items on this list are linked but you can also find most of the mentioned items in […]

Traveling with Baby- Touring and Eating Out

Traveling with Baby- Touring and Eating Out

Believe it or not, day time can be MORE stressful than night when traveling with a baby.  Changes in schedule, routine and stimulation can throw everyone for a loop.  Here’s how we’ve managed touring around while traveling with a baby: When going out for the […]

Traveling with Baby- Hotel Stays

Traveling with Baby- Hotel Stays

Once you arrive at your destination, making “baby’s home away from home” can be pretty simple.  When packing, stick to your normal bedtime supplies so you can do your best to recreate baby’s usual sleep environment in the hotel room.  From a year of travel […]

Traveling with Baby- Air Travel

Traveling with Baby- Air Travel

We have found flying with a baby (under 1) to be fairly easy!  Ok, maybe not easy…but manageable.  Babies are portable, love to be in your arms/lap and are easy to entertain, so we found flying with Emmylou to be less stressful than we anticipated […]

Rainbow Valley- Alice Springs, NT, Australia

Rainbow Valley- Alice Springs, NT, Australia

We took a day trip out to Rainbow Valley and had a great time! It is absolutely beautiful; we loved it! To get there, you drive about an hour south of Alice, pull off the highway onto a curvy, corrugated road and follow that for […]

Our Favorite Luggage

Our Favorite Luggage

This picture is of our luggage all ready to go for our big move Down Under.  We literally packed every piece we own, haha!  Clearly we’ve learned a thing or two about luggage and packing… Buying luggage is a tricky investment; you want something that […]

Traveling with Baby- Flying Overseas

Traveling with Baby- Flying Overseas

Well, we did it!  We made to and from the States with a 1-year-old and lived to tell the tale.  I really credit those who do this trip with multiple children or as a single-parent…we were completely spent flying as a couple with just one […]

Traveling with Baby- Our Favorite Travel Toys

Traveling with Baby- Our Favorite Travel Toys

Before flying back to the States, I did all of the research to find the best toys and gear to keep Emmylou occupied over 50+ hours of travel (in total 9 flights over 6 days 😱). We found a few winners and not surprisingly, the […]

Traveling with Baby- Our Favorite Gear

Traveling with Baby- Our Favorite Gear

We’ve complied our must-have travel gear for baby’s first year.  Through lots of trial and error, narrowed down our top baby travel items and this is it! All of these items have become tried and true items that have helped us travel well during the […]

Traveling with Baby- A Year in Review

Traveling with Baby- A Year in Review

After a year of travels; we figured it may be helpful to share some of our lessons learned and tips for traveling with an infant. In her first year, Emmylou flew on 15 flights, visited 3 countries (2 continents), went on her first cruise, stayed […]