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...

Out of the Mouths of Babes

Out of the Mouths of Babes “Mom?” asked Emilia. “Yes?” “You know how sometimes when people die, someone plants a tree for them?” I knew where this was going. My daughters have no trepidation about referencing my death. I might play a role in this behavior. Captain Fantastic is one of our...

Big News for Little Piggy

Big News for Little Piggy In 2012, I self-published a little humor book called This Little Piggy Went to the Liquor Store. I had no idea if anyone would read it. And if they did, would they even like it? People did read it. The title and cover caught attention. Readers would then tell their...

On Bullying

On Bullying Bullying isn’t just for kids. We like to think that it takes place on school playgrounds (which it does) and that it’s an unfortunate part of adolescence (which it is). But there’s more to it. I had my own experiences with bullying as a child. There were times when I...