Scared of toilets and other travel stories

View from above

Welcome to the July 2014 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Family Vacation This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Hobo Mama and Code Name: Mama. This month our participants have shared their family-travel tips, challenges, and delights. Please read … [Read more...]

How to survive and enjoy travel with kids

Little helper

***`Disclosure: The links on this page will take you to free content, but they are affiliate links. If you join Freaky Rivet as a member I will receive commission. *** When I first shared my intention to travel to Europe with three kids,the other mums at my son's school said I was crazy. One of … [Read more...]

Grateful for safe arrival

Burgas, Bulgaria

Disclosure: The link to 102 travel games in this post is an affiliate link. I've marked the link with ** below for easier recognition. You can download the ebook for free. As I am writing this, I am enjoying early autumn in Bulgaria, at my parents' place where I still feel at home and always … [Read more...]

Grateful for decisions

Waiting for the next flight

I'd been agonising over a decision for months... should I travel to Europe this year to visit my parents? My husband couldn't come and it would be just me with 3 kids. I really wanted to go, but could I survive the trip? So many times I started booking the flights just to give up half way and … [Read more...]