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Hotels and Resorts

10 Best Lakefront Resorts in the U.S.

by Amanda Norcross

 Considering a lake resort family vacation? These dreamy lake resorts provide families with everything they're…

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Family Travel Gear

12 Best Back to School Shoes 2019

by Amanda Norcross

Searching for new shoes for the upcoming school year? We've got the go-to shoes your…

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All-Inclusive Vacations

11 Best All Inclusive Resorts With Swim Up…

by Amanda Norcross

 Who says luxurious swim up rooms are reserved for adults only?! These all inclusive…

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Camping/Outdoor Vacations

14 Best Hiking Backpacks in 2019

by Jeff Bogle

Whether it’s just for a day in your local park or a week of camping,…

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Best Family Vacations

Not Just for Honeymooners: 5 Overwater Bungalow Resorts…

by Amanda Norcross

 Not all overwater bungalows are reserved for honeymooners! Your family can stay in a…

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Air Travel

The Ultimate Carry-On Bag for Moms

by Courtney Elko

Finding the best carry-on bag for any type of travel can be challenging. But when…

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Family Travel Gear
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The One Travel Accessory Every Mom Should Own

by Terry Ward

French women swear by this accessory, as evidenced in their stylish daily wardrobes that are more often than not cinched with one. It’s the one…

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Age-Friendly Travel
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12 Best Stroller and Car Seat Toys for Babies and Toddlers

by Jackie Perrin

A busy baby is a happy baby, Keep baby busy—and happy—while on the go with these stroller and car seat toys, which include plenty of…

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Age-Friendly Travel
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10 Best Noise Cancelling Headphones for Babies 2019

by Jeff Bogle

Life can be loud, and for the littlest ears, that noise isn’t just deafening—it’s dangerous. As you and your young family move through life—from flying…

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Family Travel Gear
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11 Best Travel Jeans for Women

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Quick—name the most versatile piece of clothing in your wardrobe. For many moms, jeans are a must-pack item since they can be dressed down with…

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Beach Vacations
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10 Cheap East Coast Beach Vacations

by Beth Luberecki

A beach vacation on a budget? Yes, it is possible. Check out these affordable East Coast destinations where some time on the sand won’t break the…

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Cruises for Families
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9 Coolest Cruise Ship Dining Experiences for Families

by Dave Parfitt

When it comes to family dining at sea, cruise ships have come a long way from chicken fingers and buffets. While Disney Cruise Line leads…

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Family Travel Gear
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11 Best Ways to Preserve Your Family Vacation Memories (and Get Excited About Your Next Trip)

by Beth Luberecki

You’ve taken an amazing trip, and you want that vacation feeling to last forever. Luckily, there are lots of ways the whole family can preserve…

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Family Travel Gear
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The Best Cheap Kids Luggage

by Keryn Means

Searching for cheap kids luggage for your next vacation? There are loads of affordable luggage brands out there, whether you’re a diehard Target fan or…

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