I cleaned out my wardrobe a little the other day (read: threw out one t-shirt) and marveled at what clothes I appreciate the most. When it comes to travel, I’ve found that investing in Ex-Officio clothing has really improved my ability to pack light. I love this stuff so much that I’m not even going […]
In general parlance, you usually hear that lap infants are “free” until they turn two. That’s generally true – if flying domestically you can bring your under 2 year old on a plane and they can sit on your lap free of charge. However, on international flights, you have to pay at least some money […]
While this post has very little to do with travel, both my mom and the mother of my children majorly influenced me in my love of travel. This post is dedicated to them, my mother in law, the mothers out there who sacrifice their health, time, energy, and more for their children. Some thoughts on parenting […]
Both times we’ve taken our kid(s) to Asia, we’ve had to deal with some severe toddler jet lag. To be honest, it got pretty rough, but we managed to survive and adjust – just in time to go home! Here are some ideas for how to minimize the negative effects.
Hong Kong blends a few unique cultures into a city that feels very accessible for US tourists. The confluence of multiple cultures creates some fascinating situations. As a former resident and semi-regular visitor, I’ve noticed a lot of random quirky things about Hong Kong on my trips. Here are some random Hong Kong tips to prepare you for what you might encounter!