Tips for clearing airport security with baby bottles and baby food
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Tips for clearing airport security with baby bottles and baby food

Unlike most air travel passengers who must abide by the TSA’s restrictions for personal liquid and gel items, babies and toddlers—whether flying in a paid seat or on a lap—are allowed to bring additional liquids through airport security, including expressed breast milk, formula, regular milk (which travels best in shelf-stable boxes), low-sugar juices, and baby…

Tips for taking the New York City subway with a stroller
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Tips for taking the New York City subway with a stroller

While your odds of finding an elevator at a subway station in NYC are far better than in Paris, Barcelona and the like, if you plan to use the subway system much during your family’s vacation you will need to be prepared to deal with stairs on many occasions. Should you ditch the stroller altogether?…

What can you do if your child’s car seat doesn’t fit in the airplane seat?
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What can you do if your child’s car seat doesn’t fit in the airplane seat?

As discussed in the post “Will your car seat be allowed on the airplane?”, whenever boarding an airplane you should be ready and able to point to the FAA approval on your car seat (side or bottom label) or in your car seat’s manual in some cases. (Pssst! Remember there’s ALL kinds of help and advice…

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Seven things you can do this week to streamline holiday travel with your baby

I know, there’s enough going on already this week! But if you’ll be traveling during the next couple of weeks, here are things you can do in the next couple of days that you’re sure to thank yourself for later. 1. Stop mail without stopping by the Post Office by visiting USPS.com (more here). 2….

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Three things you can do this week to simplify holiday travels with baby

Travel in peak seasons with the added chaos of gift shopping and possible weather issues can be challenging enough. For those of you who are setting out for Thanksgiving travel or journeys through the rest of the upcoming holidays with young children, do yourself a favor this week and simplify what you can—while you still…