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Flying With a Toddler

All About The 'Families Flying Together Act 2012'

Corinne McDermott | Posted 09.15.2012 | Travel
Corinne McDermott

Parents flying with small children have a new advocate in Washington.

Flying The (Still) Friendly Skies. With Kids!

Corinne McDermott | Posted 07.06.2012 | Travel
Corinne McDermott

Regardless of what Internet commenters would have you believe, people are polite, courteous, even, when you're traveling with small children.

A Toddler Is Kicked Off a Plane... Why Is This Headline News?

Corinne McDermott | Posted 05.15.2012 | Parents
Corinne McDermott

Last week a 2-year-old girl had a tantrum. Why is this headline news? Is it because toddlers delaying flights is a real issue facing the airline industry, or because stories like this garner hundreds of heated comments and page views?

Crying Babies & Crybabies on a Plane...

Corinne McDermott | Posted 01.25.2012 | Parents
Corinne McDermott

As a traveling parent, you should be prepared -- prepared to provide for your baby but also prepared to amuse and comfort her. Pack your carry-on luggage with enough food, snacks, and distractions to last the duration of your journey.

My Job As A Traveling Parent

Corinne McDermott | Posted 11.26.2011 | Travel
Corinne McDermott

Believe it or not, there are many passenger "types" I dread being seated next to on a flight more than an infant or a toddler.

Fear Of Flying... With a Toddler

Corinne McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Corinne McDermott

I was nervous. I rehearsed pointed retorts to any possible snide remarks. Vacations are exciting, but getting there is no longer half the fun. We were leaving on a jet plane with our daughter, then 20-months-old.