Cheap* mom art project OR Kid’s travel art in six steps

The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, a boat ride on Scotland’s Loch Ness, Mozart’s house in Vienna and Mont Saint Michel.  What do they all have in common?  A ticket stub.  A ticket stub begging to be beautifully arranged in an archival quality, acid free, plastic-page-covered scrapbook the family will cherish for generations.  What a great… Read More Cheap* mom art project OR Kid’s travel art in six steps

One Year Anniversary – reblog of a most popular posting

This month marks the one year anniversary of willtravelwithkids.  I’m so glad, after the encouragement of several friends, that I started recording our family adventures.  My most faithful readers are my mom, mother-in-law and several aunts.  Of course, they have a deep personal interest in our family.  But I’m thankful for all my readers, particularly… Read More One Year Anniversary – reblog of a most popular posting

Up and moved to Bucharest, Romania – with four young children

Today meet Jake and Jessie in Bucharest.  I am so encouraged by their story, up and moving to Romania because they knew that’s what they needed to do.  One of my favorite quotes – “People of all cultures love kids, so they’ve opened a lot of conversations and softened a lot of people to us. … Read More Up and moved to Bucharest, Romania – with four young children

Cast out fear

No parent needs to be reminded of the importance of reading to their children.  I try to read to mine regularly.  Yes, it helps in their brain development and prepares them for school and all those things that are so important.  But I’ve also recently discovered that reading to my daughter is teaching her to… Read More Cast out fear