7 Items In My 'Not So Fancy' First Aid Kit

When you're traveling with kids, you need to have a first aid kit at all times.  You could go out and spend a lot of money on a kit from the store, but it most likely has a lot of things you don't really need to be lugging around on your travels, and it probably doesn't have all the things you actually will need.  Instead, create your own first aid kid with just the essentials.  Here are our suggestions on what is vital for any first aid kit for kids.

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Top 10: Reasons to Travel to Ireland with Kids

For the month of July 2014, our family of four lived in a small cottage on a farm in Western Ireland.  We were all surprised by just how much we loved this experience, and hope to inspire more families to travel here as well.  Here is a list of 10 things you and your kids can look forward to with a visit to Western Ireland.  While we stayed for a whole month, you can enjoy all of these experiences in a 1-2 week period.

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Top 10: Things to do in London with Kids

Here is a list of our 10 favorite activities to do in London with kids.  All activities listed here are kid tested and approved, and best of all none of them will put a dent in your wallet.

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Travel Tip: The Best Backpack and Packing Cubes for Traveling

When we told people we will be traveling around the world with two young kids for 6+ months, most people could not fathom how we would be able to bring enough stuff with us for such a trip.  Many assumed we would need to bring several large suitcases with us in order to hold all our clothes, toys, and other belongings.  Our answer to them was that we are just bringing four backpacks, one for each person.

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Travel Tip: Accessing Your Money Without Fees While Abroad

Spending money is generally very easy, maybe a little bit too easy.  But while traveling abroad, there are some common pitfalls you need to avoid, such as foreign transaction fees and ATM withdrawal fees, or else you'll be spending even more money than you need to.  This guide will tell you how we access our money while traveling internationally, and so far it has worked very well for us.

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