COAST TO COAST HELICOPTER RIDE

COAST TO COAST HELICOPTER RIDE

One of the wonderful things about New Zealand is that children are permitted to participate in almost any type of adventure, which meant that Holden and Gray (aged 5 and 18 months) were able to join us in getting a once in a lifetime bird's eye view and scenic tour of the Marlborough Sounds with Coast to Coast Helicopters.

Tips for Traveling Around New Zealand with Kids

Tips for Traveling Around New Zealand with Kids

Upon arriving in Auckland, New Zealand, our family packed up a 5-passenger station wagon and set off for an epic four week road trip around the entire country of New Zealand. Here's what we learned after traveling around New Zealand for a 6 weeks with two children under the age of five.

How to Find and Book a Kid-Friendly Airbnb

How to Find and Book a Kid-Friendly Airbnb

After traveling for over 6 months with three children aged 5 and under and staying in over 20 Airbnb’s during that time, I have narrowed down the top tips for families traveling with young children when booking an Airbnb and what you should look for in an Airbnb property.

How to Get Over Your Anxiety and Fear of Adventuring with Kids

How to Get Over Your Anxiety and Fear of Adventuring with Kids

What should we do? Where should we go? What should we bring? How far is the drive? What will we do when we get there? Will the kids have fun? Will I have fun? What if something unexpected comes up? What if I forget something? Can I handle it? These are the questions that can stop parents from adventuring with their children. The fear of the unknown and the fear of failure are the biggest barrier for parents getting out and adventuring with kids, but here are 7 tricks to overcoming your fear of adventuring with kids!

6 Things To Do In Los Angeles with Kids That Don't Require Driving

6 Things To Do In Los Angeles with Kids That Don't Require Driving

Stumped on what to do with kids in Los Angeles? Don't worry, I've got you covered! There is so much going on in this iconic west coast town and so many different areas that are spread out over a vast (and traffic-lodged) city that it's hard to narrow down where to go and what to do. I've narrowed down the best kid activities in Los Angeles that will allow you to head to one spot and spend the entire day exploring that area with your kids in tow.