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Jordan

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Our favorite family friendly destinations.

As a family, we have been to Europe, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Oceania. There are many more places on our list, but we have certain favorites and many reasons why. Everything from people, to culture, to the “easiness factor” calculate our favorite family destinations. Europe: Europe is one […]

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My favorite travel photography photos

I am a portrait photographer in addition to being an avid traveler and budding travel blogger.  I enjoy all facets of photography and my Denver based studio specializes in family and children’s portraits.  However, if I could figure out how to make it work logistically with our family, I would specialize in travel photography.  This […]

Start Here — Traveling with Kids

Heck yes you can travel with kids!  In fact, I argue that there are great deals to be had when you are traveling with kids as opposed to without. Too many people think that having babies and having a family reduce your life to nothing but dirty diapers, pinching pennies, non-stop cooking and breaking up arguments. While […]

Traveling to Jordan with family/The day Max became a rock star

Our son became a rockstar in Jordan.  How, you ask?  Well, simply for being cute!  Here is our story for traveling to Jordan with family. In countries we had traveled to prior, we had become accustomed to locals staring at Max because he was cute and had blue eyes.  In Thailand, we were stopped by […]

The travels of George the monkey

When I was pregnant with Max, I received a Curious George stuffed monkey and a set of 4 Curious George books.  I don’t remember who gave it to me, but when Max was about 9 months, it became his “lovie”.  He carried that monkey everywhere and we started photographing George the monkey during our travels. […]