Vacation Tips For Staying Safe This Holiday Season

VACATION TIPS FOR STAYING SAFE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Accidents are no fun but they’re even worse when they happen on a weekend or during a vacation. In my little family alone, we’ve made urgent care visits aboard cruise ships, on tropical vacations, at Disney World and here at home in New York City for ear infections, stomach bugs and broken bones so I speak from experience […]

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts for Moms who Travel

2106 Holiday Gift Guide - Gifts for Moms who Travel

The holiday season is here so don’t wait until the last minute to get your mom (or wife) a great present.  Of course, the best gifts are handmade so have your kiddo make a card or necklace to go along with one of these picks from my 2016 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts for Moms who […]

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6 Great NYC Shows for the Holiday Season

6 Great NYC Shows for the Holiday Season, Broadway, off-broadway, globetrottingmommy

New York City is one of the most magical places to spend the holidays. While most visitors are busy checking out the bedazzled store windows and ice skating under the big tree, one of my favorite family friendly activities is taking in a great show. This year, I’m sharing some of my favorite holiday picks for everyone […]

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide – Affordable Gifts for Kids who Travel

2016 Holiday Gift Guide - Affordable Gifts for Kids Who Travel

Holiday shopping is in full force! If you’ve got some globetrotting kids on your shopping list, check out my favorite affordable gifts for kids who travel. Everything is under $30 so you’ll have money left to plan your next vacation.  UNDER $10 Gifts Rubik’s Junior Bear – For little ones, this kiddie version of the classic […]

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Road Trips With Kids – 6 Must Haves

Road Trips With Kids - 6 Must Haves

‘Tis the season for holiday road trips so today I’m sharing some of my favorite must haves for road trips with kids. I’m hungry… No matter how long or short the ride, you know kids will want a drink or snack within 30 minutes of leaving home. Be sure to pack everything in spill-proof containers […]

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5 Awesome Things to do in NYC with Kids

5 Awesome Things to do in NYC with Kids. Globetrotting Mommy. Family Travel. NYC with kids.

I’m always getting asked about my top picks for a family-friendly NYC vacation so today I’m sharing some of my favorite New York City outings for kids. If you’ve got a family trip to NYC in the calendar, be sure to check out these 5 Awesome Things to do in NYC with Kids… In no particular order, these […]

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Must-Have Travel Gadgets for Globetrotting Families

Must Have Travel Gadgets - Globetrotting Mommy

If you’re like me, you love any gadget that makes traveling a little easier. If you’ve got a trip coming up, be sure to check out these handy Must-Have Travel Gadgets for globetrotting families… PHOTOGRAPHY HELPERS Family trips call for family photos and sometimes you just need a selfie stick to get everyone in the photo. The […]

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Top 5 Tips for Visiting One World Trade Center

Top 5 Tips for Visiting One World Trade Center

One World Observatory, the observation deck at the top of One World Trade Center (aka Freedom Tower) in New York City has quickly become one of the city’s top tourist attractions since it opened last year. If you’re planning a trip to the Big Apple, here are my top tips for visiting One World Trade Center, NYC’s […]

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Fin Fun Mermaid Tails for Globetrotting Girls

Fin Fun Mermaid Tails

Does your daughter love to swim? Does she love to dress up? Does she dream of being a mermaid?  If you answered yes to any or all of those questions, you’ll love today’s topic…Fin Fun Mermaid Tails. My daughter’s mermaid obsession started years ago with a well worn Ariel costume and a Caribbean themed birthday […]

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Coney Island With Kids: Fall Fun Halloween Harvest

Fall Fun at Coney Island's Halloween Harvest

Coney Island with kids is always a fun summer retreat but Luna Park’s 2016 Halloween Harvest is one of my don’t miss recommendations for fall. We visited for the grand opening festivities and had a great time checking out the rides and seasonal activities. Running through October 30th, the Halloween Harvest at Luna Park is sure to […]

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