Tips for Traveling with Children – We’ve Got Your Back!

traveling with childrenI am honored to connect with a community of other people & parents who have adventure in their bones.  Those of you who purpose to find your way around all the road blocks in your way and keep your eyes on where you want to go.

Don’t give up.  Traveling with your children is worth the effort, and I’m here to help you!

What’s the Point?  I’m Tired Just Thinking about it!

Before we dive into some of the ways to ease the pressure and stress of traveling with children, I want to get this party started off right by giving you some vision for what you can look forward to as you engage the world with your kids through travel.

I won’t sugar coat the obvious — traveling with kids can be hard —  which is why I wanted to write about why you should do it anyway!

I hope it serves as a little inspiration! 🙂

Traveling with Kids — Why You Should Fight for It

Nuts & Bolts Travel Tips

Traveling with a Baby – Top 10 Tips from a Traveling Veteran Mom

Air Travel with Kids — 10 Tips for a Stress-Free Flight

Road Trip Games & Ways to Keep the Kids Entertained on a Long Drive

To Avoid Pulling your Hair out while you Pack

Traveling Light: 16 Practical Tips to Lighten the Load

If you are a mother you are likely to be missing out on sleep anyway — regardless of whether you are traveling or not!   Don’t miss my favorite trick to feeling beautiful while you travel that doesn’t require you to pack your entire closet.  We have little ones underfoot, we don’t have enough space or extra hands for all that!   *Extra Zzzz not included

The One Rule Every Mom Should Break when Packing for Vacation

Not Convinced?

If you still aren’t quite ready to jump right in to hitting the road or catching a plane, think about easing into it with a Staycation!

Reap the Benefits of Vacation without Ever Leaving Home {Staycation Part 1}

Reap the Benefits of Vacation without Ever Leaving Home {Staycation Part 2}

You Got This!

Remember — YOU ARE BRAVE.  Really.  And, I love brave people — that is one of the reasons I made this resolution!


I hope these tips give you the inspiration you were needing to get out there and explore with your family.  I know how overwhelming it can be.  We are in this together, so please let me know if there is anything you need.

As I mentioned in the About Me section, it really is my goal to provide resources for that will help you connect with your family – and the world – as much as possible, so please don’t hesitate to reach out to me if there is anything that I can do to help!  And don’t forget to connect with me on whatever social media channels you are into — the buttons to do so are below!

Emily Oak Home Sweet Road



About Emily Oak

I am a Mother, a Lover, a Traveler, Entrepreneur and Blogger. I crave adventure, appreciate good leather, find old weathered wood beautiful, prefer french pressed coffee, and feel alive running in the rain (albeit at a snails pace)! I believe in living passionately, loving extravagantly, taking risks, forgiving often, and living for the audience of One. I am an introvert but you wouldn’t know that if you met me. I LOVE people.