Wendy Helfenbaum

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8 Best Water Parks in Europe for 2020

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Looking for the ultimate water park holiday once things go back to normal? These are the best water parks in Europe, with plenty of thrills…

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7 Best Toiletry Bags for Women and Moms

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Mom’s toiletry bag is Command Central for the entire family, isn’t it? Owning a bag that holds everything from aloe for sunburns, waterproof bandages, a mini…

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11 Great Reads for Your Cruise Vacation

by Wendy Helfenbaum

If you’re anything like us, deciding what to read on a cruise is often more difficult than choosing which shoes to bring. That’s why it’s…

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8 Best Teen-Approved Carry-On Bags 2020

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Once you’ve taught your child to pack his or her own bags, the next step is to make sure they actually lug it all on…

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10 Resort Hot Tubs Worth Traveling For

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Is there anything more relaxing than slipping into a bubbling hot tub after a day spent skiing on the slopes or hiking through a mountain…

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12 Mind-Blowing Vacation Hacks You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Before you had kids, you likely left for vacation with just one thing to do: relax. But once children come along, your days of winging…

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9 Things You Should Always Do on the Plane

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Anyone who regularly travels with children knows the experience can be filled with drama, stress and frustration. That’s why we’ve gathered some great advice on…

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12 Best Audiobooks for Kids and Families

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Looking for a way to prevent your kids from staring down at their devices? Consider downloading some Audiobooks the entire family can enjoy. We’ve chosen…

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How to Teach Your Child to Pack Their Own Bag for Vacation

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Don’t want your child’s failure to plan to become a family emergency on vacation? Teach them a super-important life lesson: how to pack like a…

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The One Thing You Should Never Do on a Family Vacation

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Perched on the edge of the scuba diving boat about half an hour off the Bermuda shore, I wobbled in my floppy fins, struggling to…

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10 National Parks That Are Better Than the Grand Canyon

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Already been to the Grand Canyon or want to skip it entirely? Put one of these must-see national parks on your list for a memorable…

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10 European Hotel Pools Worth Traveling For

by Wendy Helfenbaum

If you’re seeking a vacation that combines staggering beauty, plus many options to unwind in the water on scorching hot days, check out these stunning…

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Tilt-A-Hurl: 7 Surprising Ways to Combat Motion Sickness on Rides

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Want to enjoy the day rather than heave over a trash bin? Yeah, us too. Check out these surprising tactics for handling motion sickness on…

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10 Ski Resorts That Are Better in the Summer

by Wendy Helfenbaum

An increasing number of top ski resorts have invested big bucks to become year-round destinations for active families, offering a ton of fabulous outdoor experiences…

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10 Family-Friendly Food Tours You Need to Experience

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Food tours are a unique and delicious way to experience a new destination. Consider one of these for your next getaway with the kids.

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14 Family Ski Resorts With Indoor Water Parks

by Wendy Helfenbaum

What could be more fun than a two-in-one family vacation? This winter, check out some of the increasingly popular four-season resorts that combine both ski…

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