Category

Travel

Category

5 Tricks to Prepare for Flying With a Toddler

Remember the mom who paid to fly first class, but was asked to sit in the back of the plane because her 8-month-old was crying? It was shocking, but not that unbelievable. Parents flying with a toddler are familiar with the annoyed glances and glares when their kids have moments of inconsolable crying. The truth is, we as parents don’t appreciate it either. Ryan Reynolds recently shared his experience of flying with kids and said, “I would rather drink a piping hot bowl of liquid rabies than get on a plane with my two children.” Most of us can relate with the frustration that comes from flying with a toddler. After our most recent flight, my husband looked over to me when landing and mouthed, “We’re never flying with kids again.” It was in fact an awful experience; my oldest threw up in a bout of motion sickness at the same time my five-year-old…