travel with kids

Traveling Toy Tiger Makes His Way Home

A stuffed animal tiger in the air traffic control room of Tampa International AirportTampa International Airport via Facebook
When your child loses his stuffed animal, you'll travel to the end of the earth to find it and make the crying stop. But in this case, Hobbes the tiger did the traveling himself. Six-year-old Owen accidentally left the stuffed tiger behind at Tampa International Airport when his family was traveling to Houston earlier this month. Mom immediately... Read more

Why I’m in Favor of Kid-Free Flights

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Every time the subject of children on airplanes comes up -- which is a lot -- people get very touchy. Even I went on a bit of a rant when Tuesdays with Morrie author Mitch Albom complained about being annoyed by kids on flights a while back. But guess what? I’m all in favor... Read more

5 Things New Yorkers Taught My Kids in 5 Days

Photo: Shannon GuytonPhoto: Shannon Guyton
Last week my kids (9 and 6) had the opportunity to join me on a work trip and experience Manhattan for the first time. Needless to say, they were blown away. Seeing this city through their eyes, I was blown away too - and more than of just the sights, but of the rich lessons... Read more