Make Air Travel With Your Kids A Breeze! Top Tips From A Nomadic Mom!

Saturday, September 16, 2017
Heather

“Travel with kids”, sometimes the very words can make a parent panic. It can be hard enough to fly with one or two people, but throw a kid into the mix, and things get complicated. Well… that’s my life. We travel constantly with our two kids in tow. While I feel they are well-behaved kids and I love traveling with them, they inevitably complicate some parts of travel. I am always making sure they are fed, happy, and comfortable. This isn’t always easy, and I am always on the lookout for tools that can help me do the job.

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6 Reasons Iceland should be Your Next Family Adventure Destination!

Friday, August 18, 2017
Heather

We love going on family adventures, we call them this instead of vacations because they are usually packed with adventure and new discoveries. Iceland is one of these destinations that is packed with new adventures and opportunities for family travelers. While other families might be taking their kids to theme parks that provide temporary fun, but let’s be honest a ton of stress in the long run. We choose to take our kids to adventurous countries to get back in tune with nature and the outdoors. So when planning your next family “vacation” choose an adventure instead!

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Meteora - Greece’s Hidden Must See Gem

Thursday, August 10, 2017
Heather

Breathtaking… there are many beautiful places and destinations in this world, but few literally take your breath away like Meteora. When speaking to others about taking our family to Greece, most raved about the obvious places like the islands of Santorini and Mykonos. However, Greece holds a hidden gem even more beautiful than what can be found on those islands, and to plan a trip to Greece without including Meteora would be a definite loss.

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CINEMOOD - The Latest Must-Have Tech Toy for the Whole Family!

Monday, July 31, 2017
Heather

Whether you travel around the globe (like our family) or head out short trips or “staycations” it can be hard to know what to pack. We have been circling the globe for almost two years now and it can still feel like we just aren’t quite packed right or that we are missing something. Over time I have become a much better packer though and as a mom I am apparently pre-programmed to make sure I have every possible necessity for any possible situation (you just never know when you might need to MacGyver something out of two pencils, a baby wipe and your kids chewed up gum they handed back to you).

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Haven’t discovered Edinburgh yet? 6 reasons why families must-see this magical city!

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Heather

You can feel it, as soon as you set foot into Edinburgh it hits you… something magical. It’s almost tangible; it’s an energy I haven’t felt anywhere else. You would never question where you are, it doesn’t look, smell, or feel, like any other city; it is undoubtedly Edinburgh. On the first day we arrived there was singing, dancing and bagpipes being played up and down the streets. The merriment was palpable. I’ve read plenty about Edinburgh, but nothing had prepared me for this.

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About Mamas Spot

We are a family of four that left it all behind to go travel the world. No, literally we left it all. We sold all of our possessions, packed what we could into four suitcases and said goodbye to suburban life. All we own is now pulled behind us as we travel to new and exciting destinations. Showing our kids the world and teaching them about new cultures, food, and ways of life is now our 9-5.

We love watching our kids learn, and learning along side them. Together we have now explored many new countries, visited family on the other side of the world, and made memories that will last a lifetime.

Welcome to our journey!