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The Friday Five: 5 Cool Things about Travel With Kids

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What a month!  Earlier we were in California and today I’m saying hello there from gorgeous South Carolina! We’ve been on airplanes and behind the wheel on the open road in October and  it has been spectacular.

My family and I are on the road this week so that I can attend Allume and on the way home we will be exploring some parts of the country we don’t often get to see. We’re turning this week into a mini family road trip, hopefully one that will lead to longer journeys next year and beyond.

So, since I’m blogging from the road for this week’s Friday Five I thought it might be kind of fun to share 5 cool things about traveling with kids.

5 Cool Things about Travel with Kids

1. Traveling with your kids lets you see them in a whole new light.  Earlier this month I was so impressed with the way my eleven year old carried herself and the ease with which she moves through the world (certainly more poised than I was as an eleven year old) and I’m not sure I would have known that about her if I didn’t have a chance to see it in action.   It was neat to see her in an environment we aren’t normally in.

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