Ten Tips For Flying Alone With Kids (Including What to Wear...

Gang, I (mostly) stay at home while my husband works.  And we live far, far from family.  This may not be a forever arrangement...

Flying with Kids: What to Pack in the Airplane Kid Bag

If my mom was writing this post, it would be a Pinterest-worthy collection of hand-crafted activities made from pipe cleaners, pom-poms, and felt —...

Packing List: A Winter Weekend In Detroit

Mike and I took the boys home to Michigan recently, and ended up making a quick trip to Detroit. It was —...

Packing List: Long Weekend in London

I recently got to feel rather fancy by taking a quick work trip to London with Pinky. We attended an awards ceremony for his...

What to Pack For Bogotá (and the rest of Colombia)

Packing for Colombia is not easy.  Depending on what cities you're visiting, what you need to pack changes. While we don't have seasons in...

Eating Your Way Through Mexico City: What To Wear, Where to...

Yep—we’re gettin’ REAL specific with this post over here at TME. Were you just thinking to yourself you may need to figure...

Packing Cubes! Two Strategies For Organizing That Suitcase

If you haven't yet discovered packing cubes....you're in for a treat. They've been kind of a game-changer for me, but it took...

The Ultimate Iceland Packing Guide (For the Entire Family)

Packing for Iceland - even in the summer - is a bit tricky.  You've got the weather to contend with - expect to see rain,...

Packing Essentials for a Summer Girls’ Trip To NYC: The 5-4-3-2-1...

TME reader, Karen reached out to us on Facebook with the following dilemma:  "In the spirit of 'inspired by' posts I've seen over the last...

What To Pack: Ireland in Early Summer

Ireland...oh, dear Melissa who wrote in asking what to pack for your trip there - I am so jealous. I adore that country so. Pinky...