We loved our trip to Mallorca! It was full of relaxation, beach/pool time with a mix of exploring the city. It was perfect for our family. There are actually many more things to do in Mallorca, than what we just did – but we wanted to take it easy with the kids and relax. I … More Mallorca with Tots
Lyla has gotten to be a very energetic and active young toddler. Traveling to Paris with her earlier this month was not the easiest experience. During her first visit to Paris last year, she was not mobile, and it was a much easier time for me that I remember fondly. Now she is CONSTANTLY on … More Body Harness for Active Toddler
How do you plan the perfect girls trip (along with a baby or two)? It can be tricky with everyone’s conflicting schedules, varying interests/preferences, and budgets! Thankfully, the digital world has made it easier to coordinate these aspects. I have a few go-to sources that I love using when planning trips with others. Once these … More Planning a group trip (with a tot)
In September 2021, we had the opportunity to travel with both sets of our babies grandparents to Croatia. This trip was absolutely wonderful, but required quite a bit of planning and strategy, as necessary when planning a group trip for diverse age ranges/physical abilities. We visited Dubrovnik, Hvar, and Split for 10 days. We took … More Croatia with Tots
Packing up your hospital bag to take with you to give birth is probably the most exciting packing one can do! I pulled together some of my favorite items, which I took along with me to the hospital when I had each of my babies. I also wrote up some suggested tips on packing up … More Baby Time!: Hospital Bag Checklist
Since COVID began, our family hasn’t been able to travel as much as we would have liked, but that’s okay, because #SafetyFirst. Fortunately, in the last few months we were able to travel from London to Italy for two weeks, followed by a trip from London to the US for three weeks. I’ve received a … More Traveling with a Baby During Times of COVID
Our little family is currently living in London, but we head back to the US in a few years – and the recent election news makes us way more excited to return. Faiz was born in 2019, during a Trump Presidency. The guy who’s rhetoric made it feel scary to raise a minority child in … More Election Excitement from Our Little Fam!
If you are like me and want to multitask, getting your toddler to play independently is an essential aspect. There are only a few toys that keep my 18-month-old’s attention span, and that I feel like are stimulating his creativity and brain development. One of these toys is Shapemags, which are an assortment of colorful … More Faiz (and my) Favorite New Activity! Shapemags