How to Travel with a Car Seat (Without Losing Your Mind)

How to Travel with a Car Seat (Without Losing Your Mind)

For parents, the logistics of traveling with a car seat can be overwhelming. But I’ve spent years learning from experience (traveling with 3 kids of my own) and researching the topic exhaustively that there are MANY ways to make travel with a car seat simpler and easier. In fact, in some cases, you might not…

When can kids safely fly without a car seat on airplanes?

When can kids safely fly without a car seat on airplanes?

With so much in the works around here recently (great stuff! I know I keep hinting, but I promise a big reveal soon…), the sixth birthday of this blog flew by without ceremony. What seems even more amazing, is that I purchased the TravelswithBaby.com website nine years ago, where I first began addressing travel with…

Flying with children: Will your car seat be allowed on the airplane?

Flying with children: Will your car seat be allowed on the airplane?

Ahhh, as if flying with children–and flying with car seats–weren’t challenging enough. Just recently, a flight attendant stopped my husband as we boarded a flight with the kids, saying skeptically, “Excuse me sir, but I’ll need to verify that car seat is approved for air travel.” It was our Sit N Stroll (since discontinued). I…