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Traveling with Kids (Ages 7 to 9)

by Kara Williams

For many parents, traveling with 7- to 9-year-old children marks the golden age of vacationing.…

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14 Best Resorts with Free Kids’ Clubs

by Linda Marsicano

No family vacation is complete without a little R&R for parents (and let’s be honest,…

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The Best Family Vacation for Every Age

by Amanda Norcross

While many vacation destinations can entertain the whole family, the ideal vacation with a toddler…

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American Girl Doll Hotel Packages

by Lissa Poirot

From doll-size travel beds and clothing to shopping credits and cookies, these American Girl doll…

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8 Best Swim Goggles for Kids 2020

by Cynthia J. Drake

Swim goggles are an excellent addition to your summer beach bag or day at the…

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How to Take the Best Family Vacation Photos

by Jeff Bogle

Ahh, the allure of the family vacation photo—blown up big in a thick wooden frame or transformed into a canvas print to hang atop the…

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8 Best Instant Cameras for Kids

by Karon Warren

Kids today love taking photos, especially selfies. But they also love taking photos with instant cameras, those cameras that immediately print out photos. These make…

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Best Family Vacations

19 Quarantine Memes Only Parents Will Understand

by Family Vacation Critic

Need a good laugh? These memes (and wine—lots of wine) are getting us through quarantine with kids (for now). Send help. Tortilla chips are made…

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16 Best Resources for Free E-books Online

by Megan Johnson

Whether or not you’re working from home, the COVID-19 lockdown has given us all some extra time. No more dashing out the door for various…

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9 Best Lunch Boxes for Kids

by Diana Ballon

This is the era of the litter-less lunch box. Say goodbye to single-use plastics! Fortunately, there are some great options out there for reusuable lunch…

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Our Daily Discovery: Today's Activity Pick for Kids

by Family Vacation Critic

Social distancing has taught us many lessons, one of them being that we can entertain ourselves and our kids in ways we never considered. That’s…

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The Best Homemade Playdough Recipes

by Courtney Elko

Why buy Play-Doh when you can easily make your own at home? Some playdough recipes are easier or faster to make than others, while other…

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19 Best Theme Parks in the World

by Megan duBois

Visiting a theme park is the quintessential vacation for many families, and there are dozens around the world showing off new cultures through rides, games,…

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