How to travel with a baby

M and I

Looking back at our piece of paradise

Looking back at our piece of paradise

Hubby and M

Hubby and M

Private beach, and private outdoor shower

Private beach, and private outdoor shower

 

When a dear friend of mine announced she was getting married in Rarotonga we immediately agreed to go – baby in tow – and this is the story of how we survived the 3-4 hour flight there and back again.

Before I start, I just have to say that travelling anywhere by flight with a child is stressful. It’s stressful for your child, stressful for your fellow passengers, stressful for you as a parent, stressful for the flight crew, BUT, if you have the chance to travel I think you should take it.
Travel isn’t a given. It isn’t something that everyone is lucky to experience, and I reminded myself of this often when things got a little tough. Continue reading

Travelling…. without baby

Travelling... Without baby

The blog has been a little quiet because I’m recovering from a long weekend away in Brisbane… Sans bebe!  We got invited to our friends wedding long before baby arrived and jumped at RSVPing. I calculated the baby would be seven and a half months old and like an inexperienced mum figured the baby would be totes fine ya’ll. Heh.

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