Travel Resources You Might Have Missed

Travel Resources You Might Have Missed My travel columns appear on a variety of outlets beyond my own blog. Lest you miss one of these gems (gasp!), here are some recent resources compiled for Money, Inc. and Multicultural Kid Blogs. Make No Mistake: Picking the Perfect Travel Read – Because I love books...

Why Kids Make the Best Travel Companions

Why Kids Make the Best Travel Companions I admit, changing diapers on a plane is not fun. On the other hand, is changing diapers ever fun? Dealing with our own bodily functions is stressful enough, I don’t know of anyone who actually likes dealing with those of another human as well. STILL, I can make the...

Work Schedule of a Digital Nomad Family

Work Schedule of a Digital Nomad Family There’s no such thing as a typical day for my family of four when we’re living abroad. Especially when we’re on the move. When we spent a few weeks living in a camper van while traveling down the east coast of mainland Australia, each day was wildly different from the...

Before You Complain About Your Flight…

Before You Complain About Your Flight… In the past three days, I’ve traveled across the country and back on four different flights. There a lot of things I could complain about. These include: Not enough leg room – this is dehydrating – too hot – what sort of asshole reclines his seat?...

County Donegal: 10 Useless Facts

County Donegal: 10 Useless Facts We have two home exchanges scheduled this summer in County Donegal. This is the northern-most county in Ireland, and shares a border with Northern Ireland. Explaining to people that we’re going to northern Ireland, but not Northern Ireland can be tricky. In...

Hostel: Like a Castle, Only Different

Hostel: Like a Castle, Only Different In a few months, we’ll travel to Ireland. Mike and I took a trip there in 2010, but this will be our first trip to the land of green and Guinness with our children, who like the color green but do not appreciate Guinness nearly as much as I do. One of the most...