How to Get Passport Photos for Kids

Tweet Last week I told you how to get a passport for kids.  Probably the hardest part of getting passports for kids is getting the passport photos.  My two youngest children had passport photos taken at just 4 or 5 days old in order for them to travel internationally by air. It can be difficult […]

How to Get a Passport for Kids

Tweet Applying for infant passports or a passport for kids is not uncommon with the number of families who travel now.  All passengers traveling by air internationally are required to carry their own passports – yes, even newborns and infants.  Kids may be little, but they need their own passport. All of our children have […]

How to Get Your Kids to Fall Asleep in a Hotel Room

Tweet When possible, our preference is to sleep in condos when we travel as a family.  But, sometimes we end up in one hotel room.  We don’t ever enjoy having to move around in stealth mode while we wait for the kids to fall asleep. Most recently, we had adjoining rooms in a hotel in […]

10 Tips for Traveling as a Single Mother With Kids

Tweet I always wonder how single moms manage to do everything alone.  Traveling is no exception.  Thankfully, I am not a single mom, and I am blessed to have a wonderful husband. However, I have traveled as a single mom and have learned a few things.  Traveling as a single mom can be easier if […]

Airplane Games for Kids: Make Time Fly

Tweet You need to be prepared with some creative airplane games for kids if you’re boarding a plane with a young family. It is possible to survive and even enjoy a long flight with children! There is only so long a small child can sit still, hush, and read a book.  After you’ve read all […]