Parenting, Travel Planning

Raising Multilingual Children in a Monolingual Home

Before I was even married I stumbled upon Little Panda Mandarin Immersion School in Durham and got super excited to send my future children there. Fast forward to the present: My daughter is almost 4 (what?!?), my son is two, language education has been a priority, and we are well on track with both Spanish and Mandarin! Why… Read More Raising Multilingual Children in a Monolingual Home

Parenting, Travel Planning

40 Children’s Books to Inspire a Love of Travel

To me a good book to inspire wanderlust or spark a love of travel should either paint pictures of far off places, fascinating cultures, or simply plant the seed that the world is a huge place and we can travel it with our imagination as well as our feet.     My age ranges are approximate,… Read More 40 Children’s Books to Inspire a Love of Travel

Parenting, Travel Planning

5 Ways to Raise Great Travelers, without leaving home!

This is something I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about. Of course, actually traveling with your children is the best way to raise little travelers, but money and vacation days are scarce, and we want to make sure we are properly preparing them for both the trips we take as a family and the… Read More 5 Ways to Raise Great Travelers, without leaving home!