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11 Best Ski and Snowsuits for Kids 2021

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Baby, it’s cold outside! If you're planning a family ski vacation or just want to…

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10 Best Travel Pants for Women and Moms…

by Tamara Gruber

Moms have special needs when it comes to travel pants. We need pockets to carry…

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11 Best Winter Coats for Kids for 2020/21

by Tamekia Reece

Whether you’re flying to the Alps, renting a cabin in Ontario, or staying somewhere closer…

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Flip It and Reverse It: 10 Clothing Items…

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Want to save big bucks on baggage fees? Make everything you jam into your suitcase…

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The Best Personalized Kids’ Luggage: 9 Great Options

by Cynthia J. Drake

Parents know all too well the horrors that await you in the event your child…

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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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10 Best Packing Cubes for Kids and Families 2021

by Terry Ward

It’s easy for adults to take charge and do it all. But involving the kids in the packing process for a trip can make them…

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17 Best Travel Clothes for Men 2020

by Terry Ward

Heading out of town? Relax, guys, and follow our lead on what to pack. The best travel clothes for men are ones that layer well…

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8 Best Tablets for Toddlers and Kids 2021

by Cynthia J. Drake

You’re headed out for your next family trip and you’ve covered all the bases. Passports? Clothes? Medication? Tablet? Yep, we said it: tablets are becoming…

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8 Best Water Shoes for the Beach 2021

by Terry Ward

Inspecting tidal pools for critters and heading out into the ocean is more enjoyable when nobody’s complaining about sore feet. Enter the water shoe—the go-anywhere footwear…

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15 Most Versatile Travel Dresses 2021

by Keryn Means

A versatile travel dress can help you stay cool on vacation, while also looking completely put together (even though it took you all of five…

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9 Best Swim Floaties for Kids 2021

by Courtney Elko

Whether you have an infant, toddler or a young swimmer, floaties for kids are a fun and a safe staple for any day in the…

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10 Best Travel Sneakers for Women and Moms 2021

by Tamara Gruber

Travel sneakers need to be lightweight and comfortable, but also fashionable. They also need to be versatile enough to transition from the rainforests of Costa…

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14 Best Gifts for New Moms (and Dads!) 2021

by Tamekia Reece

When someone is expecting a baby or had one recently, it can be difficult to choose the perfect gift to give for the special occasion.…

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12 Best Flip Flops for Kids 2021

by Keryn Means

Warm-weather fun means those little toes need to be free to roam. The kids’ feet have grown once again, so you’re looking for the best…

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10 Best Headphones for Mom and Dad in 2021

by Jeff Bogle

It’s not that we don’t want to hear our kids (okay, maybe we don’t—especially when they’re fighting in the back seat). But from time to…

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7 Best Baby Sun Hats for 2021

by Terry Ward

We’re not promising these hats won’t get yanked off eventually. But their comfortable fabrics and fits gives you a better shot at keeping your little…

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24 Best Diaper Bags for Moms 2021

by Terry Ward

Becoming a parent or primary caregiver to a child opens you up to a lot of new life experiences—including the myriad, utterly mind-boggling amount of…

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7 Best Fall Jackets for Kids 2021

by Courtney Elko

Fall weather can be unpredictable; one minute there’s a crisp breeze in the air, the next it’s snowing. So fall jackets for kids need to…

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6 Best Scavenger Hunt Games for Kids 2021

by Jackie Perrin

Scavenger hunts can rescue a rainy day on vacation, keep the kids busy on the road, or help them learn geography or get to know…

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10 Best Books for Expecting and New Parents 2021

by Wendy Helfenbaum

If you’re anticipating the arrival of your first baby, or your newborn is already here and you’re starting to dream about that first family vacation…

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9 Best Travel Booster Seats 2020

by Terry Ward

Milestones are a part of raising kids at all phases of their early lives—and there are milestones of importance to note, too, when it comes…

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10 Best Umbrella Strollers for Travel 2020

by Terry Ward

All parents know it — the infamous search for a stroller. We’ve done the leg work to bring you the best umbrella (and umbrella-like) strollers…

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8 Best Baby Beach Tents 2021

by Courtney Elko

Looking for a beach tent to protect your little ones from the sun and heat? These are our picks for the best baby beach tents.

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10 Best Beach Umbrellas for 2021

by Dave Parfitt

We were having a great time in Bethany Beach, Delaware, visiting the grandparents until “the incident.” A gust of wind picked up our beach umbrella, blew…

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10 Best Smartwatches for Kids 2021

by Dave Parfitt

Looking for the best smartwatch for kids? As prices have come down, more and more parents are trying to find that perfect smartwatch for kids,…

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10 Best Maternity Swimsuits 2021

by Terry Ward

Pregnancy feels better when you just add water. And a dip in the ocean, pool or lake is all the more inviting when you can…

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7 Best Beach Coolers 2021

by Cynthia J. Drake

Whether you’re heading to the pool or beach – or if you’re taking off on that family road trip – you’ll need a sturdy, easy-to-transport…

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14 Cute Booties for Fall 2021

by Amanda Norcross

We’ve found this season’s cutest and most comfortable booties to wear (while you’re inevitably chasing the kids around). These are the best booties for fall…

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8 Road Trip Essentials You Didn’t Know You Needed

by Tamekia Reece

Taking a road trip with kids means there will be messes: crumbs, spills, or worse, a diaper blowout or episode of car sickness. Unfortunately, it’s…

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11 Best Drones for Kids 2021

by Jeff Bogle

Anyone who’s ever flown a drone will tell you that it’s the coolest six to eight minutes you can have on land! Thankfully, the prices…

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