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    Traveling with Babies
    8 Tips for Flying with Babies & Toddlers
    Air travel with a baby or toddler is no easy task. What time should you travel? What should you pack? These simple tips can make your next journey a little more manageable. Do you have any advice to add? Please share it in the comments area below...
    Erin Dower
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    Spring Break
    9 Free Things to Do This Spring
    A family-friendly outing in your town doesn't have to cost a pretty penny. Most towns and cities offer tons of free activities— the trick is knowing where to look. Check out this list of springtime activity ideas that will get your kids out of...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Summer Crafts and Activities
    The 10 Best Beach-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Sand, seashells, and stones can provide hours of family fun both on the beach and at home. Get some ideas for beach-related activities, games, and crafts to try with kids of any age. ...
    Erin Dower
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Car Seats
    AAP Issues New Car Seat Guidelines
    AAP Issues New Car Seat GuidelinesIn the April issue of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) now recommends toddlers be kept in rear-facing car seats at least until the age of 2, with smaller children remaining that way for even ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Car Games
    Top Toys for Traveling Kids
    Keep your kids occupied on your next journey with these fun and portable travel toys and games. ...
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    Winter Crafts and Activities
    9 Snow-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Does your child have the winter blues? Bust his cabin-fever by having a little fun with snow. Create some wintry crafts and make some goodies that incorporate that fluffy white stuff we all love this time of year. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Travel Games Printables
    Tic-Tac-Toe
    This is the classic pencil and paper game. Print out several copies and have hours of head-to-head fun. ...
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    Museums
    10 Best Family Destinations for Learning Experiences
    Traveling with kids almost anywhere is a tremendous learning experience, but there are certain places that really excel at educating kids in a fun way. In the "Complete Idiot's Guide to the Best Family Vacations," the FamilyTravelForum.com commun...
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    Summer Crafts and Activities
    11 Survival Tips for Summer Boredom
    All year long you look forward to summer. So why do you feel like you might lose your mind when school is out and you're at home with the kids – all day, every day? Here are some fun and affordable cures for your family's summertime, stuck-at-h...
    Erin Dower
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    Travel Tips
    What's Your Travel Personality?
    Do you love to relax? Explore? Are you a homebody? Before you plan your next family vacation, take this quiz to find out your travel personality. ...
  • Weekend and Day Trips
    Top 10 Family Weekend Activities
    Do you have trouble finding something to do that the whole family can enjoy? Don't worry! These activities make perfect family outings for those weekends when you and the kids need to get out of the house. In good weather or bad, you're bound to ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Destination Ideas
    Exotic Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to an exotic location. Visit historic sites, stunning beaches, and fun destinations. ...
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    Destination Ideas
    Caribbean Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to the Caribbean. Visit all-inclusive resorts, swim along pristine beaches, or take a family-friendly cruise. ...
  • Canada,Toronto
    Destination Ideas
    Canadian Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to Canada. Visit historic sites, national parks, and fun destinations. ...
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    Outdoor Activities
    Winter Activities
    Chilly, snowy days are calling your kids outdoors. Find fun winter activities for the slopes, trails, ice rink, and backyard for children of all ages. Remember to brush up on winter sports safety. Have the hot cocoa ready when everyone comes back...
    Erin Dower
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    Destination Ideas
    Western Europe Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to Europe. Visit historic sites, national landmarks, and fun destinations. ...
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    Destination Ideas
    Mid-Atlantic Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to the Mid-Atlantic. Visit historic sites, national parks, and fun destinations. ...
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    Destination Ideas
    California Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to California. Visit historic sites, national parks, and fun destinations. ...