Education on the Road

Education while traveling was a major consideration for us in planning this trip. After 5 months on the road I thought it was about time I shared some of our tips, tricks, and favorite educational toys, games, apps, and more. Continue reading Education on the Road

Surviving A Long Haul Red Eye Flight With Twin 3 Year Olds

We’ve taken quite a few long haul flights with Aurora and Jasper before. While all of this experience makes us a bit more confident, we still never quite know how the kids will handle all that time on a plane. The added complication of leaving in the middle of the night definitely tests our family travel savvy. Here’s the story of our most recent long haul red eye with kids. Continue reading Surviving A Long Haul Red Eye Flight With Twin 3 Year Olds

Packing for Long Term Family Travel

How do you pack when you plan to travel with kids long term, even indefinitely? In the past we’ve subscribed to the idea that anything beyond a week or two is essentially the same from a packing perspective. While that’s largely the strategy we followed to pack for this adventure, we came across a few complications due to our chosen destinations and the significantly longer time frame. Continue reading Packing for Long Term Family Travel