Luggage reviews for your family travel adventure

Carry-On Only with Kids: Packing Tips For Traveling Light

I recently drove a friend and her family to the airport. The 4 of them were going to a Caribbean island for a 5-day vacation. They had seven large checked bags with them for their trip – SEVEN! I am sure they arrived with more than they needed for their time on the island. Still,...

Gear Review: Tenba Messenger Bag for Photography, Cameras, and Parents

Does your camera just float around in a bag when you travel with your kids? Or do you simply leave that bulky DSLR at home? I know so many moms who have fantastic cameras that take the most amazing photos- but they rarely bring them on daily adventures with kids. Either the camera is too...

Packing a First Aid Kit for Babies and Toddlers

As a pharmacist and full-time mother, I know that being prepared with a first aid kit can be a lifesaver. I recommend creating one packable kit that you can keep at the ready when packing for a trip. Simply throw the pre-packed kit into your suitcase or into the car, and you are ready for...
Biaggi’s 31" Foldable Spinner Duffle

Gear Review: Biaggi Collection – Zipsak Spinner Upright Duffle Bag

The Biaggi Contempo Collection's Foldable Spinner Upright Duffle Bag is a perfect one-bag solution for family travel.
Harry & Jack's JETPACK

Gear Review: Harry & Jack’s JETPACK for Kids- Getting There in Style

The Harry & Jack JETPACK for kids is an adorable and functional backpack for young kids while traveling, at home, and beyond

Review of Beatrix New York Wheelie Bag

Finding a quality suitcase for my son has been extremely challenging. I speak from experience when I say most children’s wheelie bags generally fall into one or all of these categories: • Adorable but overpriced • Poorly made • Poorly designed If you purchase a child’s suitcase online based purely on its cutsie looks, it...
Packing Baby For Vacation: How to pack what you need and leave what you don't

Review of Magmatic Trunki Ride-On Suitcase

Trunki Ride-On Suitcase Trunki is a suitcase that children can ride through the airport or train station. There are currently 9 models to choose from in the United States. I bought my son (2 years and 9 months) a Trunki ride-on kid’s suitcase for our trip to Disneyland in May 2011. I choose Tipu. Tipu...

Review of Haiku’s Rumi Backpack & Luggage Tag

  friend, our closeness is this: anywhere you put your foot, feel me in the firmness under you —rumi, translated by coleman barks Finally, a durable yet chic backpack for a plethora of women! My family of 6 and I are almost always on the move and Haiku’s Rumi backpack does not slow us down. ...