Air travel with kids can be tough, as pretty much every parent and grandparent who has tried it knows. But do I think you should just stay home instead? NO! Here are some pro tips on how to make it a great experience, for everyone (no goody bags required).Read more
Have you heard the myth of “18 summers?”
It’s the amount of time you’ll hear some parents talk about in relation to raising their kids; as in “We’ve only got 18 summers with them before they’re off on their own” I don’t buy it.Read more
The fine against this family irks me if only for the fact that at its core, a rule/law that suggests that a parent can’t take their child out of school is an affront to my rights to parent.Read more
My responsibility to my children, as I see it, isn’t to push them along the path that we’ve been told is the only path available but to equip them with the tools that will make for fulfilling lives.
I don’t want my kids to have a high school diploma, a university degree or a big house in a good neighbourhood unless they want those things for themselves.
If you’ve been thinking about around the world or long term travel with your kids, you’ve likely considered whether your kids are the right age or if it will be too difficult to re-integrate them when they’re home. We’ve been there and back. Here’s what we did and what worked well.Read more