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Best Family Vacations

The Bucket List Vacations Every Kid Should Experience…

by Amanda Norcross

There's no better way to create lasting memories than a vacation with your children. Plan…

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2019: 13 Picks for…

by Jeff Bogle

He may say that he doesn’t want anything for Father’s Day, but every dad loves…

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Best Family Vacations

10 Best All-American Summer Vacation Resorts

by Lara Dunning

Lake swims, lawn games, campfire cookouts and quality time with family—that's what a classic summer…

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The Ultimate Family Packing List

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Do you forget something every time you pack for a trip? Get organized with our…

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National Park Vacations

14 National Park Hotels That Offer Really Cool…

by Allison Tibaldi

While the rustic wonders of the natural world are the big vacation draw, there’s no…

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Air Travel

7 Kids Fly Free Airlines

by Amanda Norcross

Most major airlines allow children under the age of 2 to fly free as lap…

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8 Best Caribbean Condo Resorts for Families

by Amanda Norcross

There are two types of families: those who love all inclusive resorts, and those who don’t. If you’re part of the latter group, condo resorts…

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10 Best Kid-Proof Water Bottles for Travel

by Dave Parfitt

A solid reusable water bottle is essential for everyone in the family—kids included. Stainless steel water bottles have gained popularity as parents look to avoid…

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Go Here, Not There: 7 Alternatives to Popular California Family Vacations

by Courtney Elko

We love the big cities and popular tourist destinations in California (hello, Disneyland!). But don’t overlook the lesser-known corners of Cali when planning your California…

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8 Bathing Suits for Moms That’ll Make You Look and Feel Good

by Cynthia J. Drake

When it comes to swimsuits, moms bring a lot of demands to the dressing room. We want a bathing suit that hides our stretch marks,…

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9 All Inclusive Resorts Kids Should Visit Before They Grow Up

by Julia Dimon

As the saying goes “the days are long, but the years are short.” We blink and suddenly our babbling bundle of joy has grown into…

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The Perfect Beach Outfit for Girls

by Keryn Means

Our little ladies deserve to look adorable, but also be comfortable on the beach. As much as we want them to be our mini-me, the…

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The Perfect Beach Outfit for Boys

by Keryn Means

Little boys put every item to the test within minutes, so it’s important that what they wear can withstand excessive amounts of play. We know…

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What to Pack for a Summer City Vacation With Kids: 12 Essentials to Bring

by Cynthia J. Drake

If you’re heading out for a city vacation this summer, you’ve probably planned a well-rounded itinerary filled with museums, parks and public transit (for suburban…

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