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Tent Rocks Santa Fe: Should You Visit With Kids?

Tent Rocks Santa Fe: Quick Info Address: Jemez Springs, NM 87025Hours: Monday –Sunday 8am to 4pm (hours may change on holidays) Closing procedures begin at 3:30pm to clear the Monument by 5pm. Visitors must be out of the fee booth gated area by closing time.Cost: $5 entry feePhone: (505) 331-6259 Hiking the Santa Fe Tent Rocks with Kids We had the opportunity to visit this national monument on a recent family vacation to Santa Fe New Mexico. There are several…

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Bandelier National Park: Breathtaking Views and Interesting History Await You.

Bandelier National Park- Quick Facts Address: 15 Entrance RD Los Alamos, NM 87544 Hours: Bandelier National Monument is open year round. Visitor Center Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM. Visitor Center is closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day and closes at 2 PM on Thanksgiving Day Park Trails Open Dawn to Dusk 365 Days/Year How to get there: From October 18 until May, visitors can access Frijoles Canyon, the park visitor center, and the main archeological sites using their personal vehicle.…

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Meow Wolf House of Eternal Return: All You Need to Know

Meow Wolf House of Eternal Return: Santa Fe Location: 1352 Rufina Circle Santa Fe NM 87507 Phone: (505) 395-6369 Hours of Operation: Sunday – Thursday 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM Tuesday – CLOSED Friday – Saturday 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM Cost: Adult $29 Child $21 Senior/Military $25 New Mexico resident admission: NM Adult $24 NM Child $17 NM Senior/Military$22 How to get there: Car, ride share or public transit. There is ample public parking. Is Meow Wolf Worth It? While on a family vacation to Santa Fe New Mexico our family had…

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The Arlington National Cemetery: What to Know Before You Go

Arlington National Cemetery The address for Arlington National Cemetery is: Arlington National Cemetery Arlington, VA 22211 Hours of operation: 365 days a year. 8am-7pm (April-September) 8am-5pm (October-March) Phone: 877-907-8585 Cost: Free Paid parking: $2 per hour, $8 per hour commercial rate If you are visiting the Washington DC area then you’ll definitely want to make a stop at the Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington Virginia. It’s only a few minutes drive from Washington DC and easily accessible by car or…

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The 9/11 Memorial at the Pentagon

My Visit to Washington DC and the 9/11 Memorial at the Pentagon Time needed: About an hour Cost: Free Hours of Operation: 24 hours Address: 1 Rotary Road in Arlington, Virginia How to get there: Bus or ride share. Please be aware there is no public parking at the Pentagon or Pentagon memorial. The only way to get there is public transit, taxi or ride share. I recently had the opportunity to visit Alexandria Virginia and Washington DC to attend…

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National Mall Washington DC: 10 Tips for First Timers

The National Mall Washington DC Time needed: 3-5 days Cost: $- Nearly everything is free How to get there: Car, bus/tranist, or Ride share I recently returned from a trip for Virginia and Washington DC. It was my first time visiting the nation’s capital and as an immigrant from Canada it was very exciting to see all the historic monuments as well as the White House and Capitol Hill. A nice surprise about the National Mall is that everything is…

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Telus World of Science Vancouver: All you need to know for a successful visit

Telus World of Science Vancouver 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver, BC Time needed: Average is 2-3. I easily spent 5 hours with a 6 year old. Price $$$$ Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 10-5 Sat, Sun and some Holidays 10-6. Some exceptions, see here for details. I took my six year old daughter, Chloe to Science World on a recent day off from school. It was a professional development day and I decided that rather than go see a movie or…

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Hiking With a Baby: Tips for Infants, Toddlers and Kids

How to Hike with a Baby, Toddler or Little Kid Can you Hike with a Baby? Yes but your success depends on how old your child is and whether you carry them in a sling, push them in a stroller or let them walk on their own. Always be prepared for the worst but expect the best. Knowing that your infant may get fussy halfway up the trail helps you keep your expectations realistic. Always keep in mind that you…

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Flying with Breast Milk: Everything You Need to Know

Flying with Breast Milk How much breast milk can you fly with? When my daughter was small and still drinking breast milk and formula I never had a problem bringing it on a plane. The most dramatic thing that ever happened was that security had to test a small amount of the milk. It only took a second and then the milk and formula was returned right back to me. Normally the rule for bringing liquids on an airplane is…

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Can I Bring Makeup on a Plane?

Can I bring make up on a plane? In my everyday life I don’t wear much make up. Since I had my daughter and started working from home as a full time blogger I don’t feel the need to get made up very often or really do much with my appearance besides brush my teeth, hair and add a quick spritz of dry shampoo in my hair before I head out the door. When I’m on my vacation and I’m…

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