A Baby Abroad

Ho Chi Minh City with a Baobao

Baby Proofed Trips July 30, 2017

If I had to summarize my tips for visiting Ho Chi Minh City with a baby in one phrase, I’d say that the Vietnamese love for children, fried rice with tofu, and a babycarrier are key in making sure you have a spectacular trip.

Mommy-less in Cambridge

Anecdotes, Baby Proofed Trips March 30, 2017

This time, we have the honor of having Daddy Abroad tell us the story about their trip to London and Cambridge last year…

Five places you cannot visit without a baby carrier

Tips & Tricks March 15, 2017

Baby wearing is fun for so many reasons and has so many benefits, but for us it really has become a matter of making our trips baby proofed!

“You can’t have your baby here…!”

Moms Abroad March 10, 2017

Did you know some local hospitals in China don’t allow you to give birth there if you are a foreigner?

Why it’s great to visit Vientiane, Laos with a baby

Baby Proofed Trips March 2, 2017

Our apprehensions about Laos with a baby were greatly alleviated as soon as we stepped one foot on Vientiane.

15 Tips to get Your Baby to Sleep Through the Night (That Probably Won’t Work)

Motherhood Abroad February 27, 2017

If there is one topic we new parents always need advice on, no matter how great and well behaved our children are, is sleep.

How to Survive Siem Reap (or other places in southeast asia) with a Toddler

Baby Proofed Trips, Tips & Tricks February 16, 2017

Cambodia is a must if you are traveling to Asia. Yes – even if you are traveling with a baby or toddler. True, its a complex place to visit with children… so how can you come to Siem Reap with a child and survive?

Surviving Air Travel with a Baby

Tips & Tricks February 16, 2017

The fifteen or so air flights we’ve had with Ruben have taught us a lesson or two…

That’s it, I’m Done with Traveling!

Anecdotes February 13, 2017

what happens when things don’t go as expected? What happens when no matter how well you’ve planned a trip, something goes wrong, and you end up breaking and questioning yourself if what you are doing is truly worthwhile?

5 Things I Hate About You

Anecdotes November 6, 2016

Living in China is not easy, not impossible for sure, and yes, there are moments when you love it, others when you hate it… the constant seems to be ever-changing perceptions…

The Worst Mom Ever

Motherhood Abroad September 20, 2016

Yes, I am the worst, the worst of all mothers in the world and in history of humankind.

Pandas: Close Encounter of the Third Kind

Baby Proofed Trips September 13, 2016

Our experience with pandas… expectation versus reality, but with a happy ending!

Train to Saint Petersburg

Baby Proofed Trips August 8, 2016

Just like one of Ruben’s favourite songs says… “This little train goes up the hill, up the hill, up the hill…!”

Discovering Moscow

Baby Proofed Trips July 29, 2016

We loved Moscow for its beautiful architecture, stunning museums and joyful people!

Incredible Tokyo

Baby Proofed Trips June 12, 2016

Tokyo is famous for many things…

Thailand with a Baby

Baby Proofed Trips May 21, 2016

Thailand is a perfect destination… to go alone, as a couple, with friends… and even as a family!