Archive for March, 2012

San Diego Zoo

San Diego Zoo

Since we are in San Deigo Nate and I thought it would be nice to go to the San Diego Zoo. We both have heard so much about this place and thought it would be cool to take CK since his interest in animals is growing. At first I was a little hesitant about bringing [...]

March 31, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
Britax Travel Cart

Britax Travel Cart

The Zoo was a success and Caden really enjoyed seeing some animals. I usually don’t post on the weekends but come back tomorrow for a post on The San Diego Zoo! Also, if you haven’t entered our Get Clean Giveaway yet, make sure you enter before Tuesday night! ****************** The Problem When flying with a [...]

March 30, 2012 | By | Reply More
San Diego: We made it!

San Diego: We made it!

The flight over wasn’t too bad. Caden did a great job especially considering how mobile he is. We let him walk around the airport for a while and as soon as those engines started CK passed out for over an hour. (Um you hear that sound machine companies, Airplanes engines .. just saying?) Once he [...]

March 29, 2012 | By | 5 Replies More
What’s Lurking Under Your Kitchen Sink? {Giveaway}

What’s Lurking Under Your Kitchen Sink? {Giveaway}

As most of you know we leave tomorrow and I love have to clean my house before I go on any trip.  Coming home to a dirty house is just not an option for me. I mean seriously the last thing you want to do after a long trip and full day of traveling is [...]

March 27, 2012 | By | 36 Replies More
What I Learned this Weekend {Survey Special}

What I Learned this Weekend {Survey Special}

A while back I had asked all my readers to fill out a survey about Real Life Travels. I was hesitant at first because I was really setting myself up to possibly get knocked down. But I’m so glad I did. I learned so much about you guys and what you want as readers that [...]

March 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
Baby Shoes

Baby Shoes

Oh Baby shoes … they’re cute, they’re little and oh so stylish, but boy do they have a dark side to those little suckers. I’ve tried everything to get Caden to wear shoes. I’ve bought sandals, shoes, Robeez, flip flops; socks shoes. I’ve tried different sizes. The 4′s seem to big and the 3′s seem [...]

March 23, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Our Family Getaway to Charelston

Our Family Getaway to Charelston

Wow is this post late or what? … Better late then never, right? Today has been one hectic day; I’ve been running errands all day long since we leave for San Diego in less then a week. Speaking of traveling if you follow me on Twitter you probably saw my tweet about booking a girls [...]

March 22, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Childproofing: Phase 2

Childproofing: Phase 2

A mini series dedicated to childproofing Last week I talked all about how we started childproofing and easing our way into it. We realized that we didn’t need to do it all at once which really helped out on costs since childproofing can be crazy expensive. However, once Caden started getting a little more curious [...]

March 20, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
What I Learned This Weekend

What I Learned This Weekend

It’s alright to unplug once in a while and focus on your family. So my last post was all about our first phase in childproofing. And I had told you that Childproofing: Phase 2 was coming out the next day. I had every intention of posting on Thursday. However, we left Thursday for Charleston and [...]

March 19, 2012 | By | 12 Replies More
Childproofing: Phase 1

Childproofing: Phase 1

Oh my gosh can you guys believe this weather! Is Spring time really here? As you may now know we are headed to the beach this weekend and I can’t wait to put my footsies in the sand and my butt in a chair. Who am I kidding, vacations aren’t what they use to be. [...]

March 14, 2012 | By | 7 Replies More