Category Archives: Flying

New Zealand-A Comedy of Errors

I may not have boarded a plane before my twentieth summer, but I’ve more than made up for it since.  In just the (almost) five years since we had Elanor, we’ve visited four continents, eleven countries, and somewhere between fifteen … Continue reading

Posted in Acts of Supreme Clumsiness, airports, Auckland, driving around, Flying, headdesk moments, hotels/serviced apartments/resorts, New Zealand, Random Stuff, Rotorua, Taupo, Travel, Travel by Continent, Country, Wellington | 4 Comments

Arrived in Vegas!

On Sunday we embarked on our West Coast US adventure. There is very little that can be said about flying with two young children except that it does get better.  With each flight we take, Elanor becomes a better and … Continue reading

Posted in Flying, Las Vegas, North America, Travel, Travel by Continent, Country, US

Webinar on Travel, Timezones and Infant/Toddler Sleep

Although I haven’t lived in the US for almost three years, I still consider myself an Isis Parenting Mom.  Ravi and I took prenatal classes with them, Ellie took parent & child classes there with both Ravi and I (although … Continue reading

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Flying alone with 2 kids

In the (almost) year since I gave birth to Rhiannon, we have gone on three major trips-a two week trip to the US when she was 2-3 months old, a week long trip to Australia when she was 6 months … Continue reading

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Traveling with two–the flights and layover

I’ll write more of an “advice on traveling with two” over at White as Milk when we get back from the US, but right now my advice can be summarized thusly–don’t think that traveling with two with other adults has … Continue reading

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I’ll post specifics later, but for now, here is a quick summation in bullet form I thought I’d been the woman with the crying baby on the plane before.  Rhi took that to a new, embarrassing level. Ellie, on the … Continue reading

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One parent, two children, flying three legs

One week from tomorrow, I’ll travel solo with the girls to Boston.  This will be my first time doing so with both girls, and I admit to being nervous. I have extremely tight connections in Tokyo and DC.  While I … Continue reading

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