Sarah Pittard, Solo TravelingMom

Sarah Pittard, Solo TravelingMom

Sarah Pittard is the mom of two young and well traveled children. An avid traveler since her youth she has not let motherhood stop her or her kids from seeing some amazing sights. As a former lawyer and current stay-at-home mom, Sarah loves to educate her children by showing them the world. While her husband stays in Canada working, Sarah and her kids can often be found galavanting through Europe, snorkeling in the Caribbean or enjoying the delights of Canadian winters. When not traveling she plays tennis, does yoga with her kids and is continually planning their next adventure. To follow along on their adventure, visit her web page at .


What’s New at Aulani : Moana and More

Located on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa is the perfect starting point to the ultimate Hawaiian vacation. Aulani has recently introduced more experiences to immerse guests further into the rich traditions and culture of Hawaii. Check out what’s new at Aulani, including appearances by Disney’s Polynesian hero, Moana. Disney’s Aulani opened in 2011. Since that time, families from across the world have experienced the delights of Ko Olina on the island of Oahu. From the start, Aulani has told the stories of Polynesian mythology including the tale of Maui who used his fishhook to create the...

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7 Unforgettable Kid-Friendly Activities in Oahu, Hawaii

Oahu, Hawaii, has long been known as a tourist haven offering plenty to do for families. If you are ready to go beyond the beach, check out these 7 unforgettable kid-friendly activities in Oahu. 7 Unforgettable Kid-Friendly Activities in Oahu, Hawaii We arrived in Oahu, Hawaii, wanting to take in as much of the island as possible. We tried several popular tourist activities and some lesser known ones and compiled this list of the most unforgettable kid-friendly activities in Oahu. Whether you are in Oahu for a brief stay or for a few weeks, make sure to include one or more of these unique experiences...

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Worth the Splurge at Great Wolf Lodge Niagara Falls

If you’re planning a vacation to Great Wolf Lodge, it pays to look north of the border to Niagara Falls, Canada.  With the Canadian dollar being low, the current exchange rate leaves a little extra in your budget for splurges. Check out 6 things worth the splurge at Great Wolf Lodge Niagara you should consider on your next visit. Luxury Extras Worth the Splurge? Niagara Falls, Canada is one of my favorite places to take my kids. There is no doubt that Great Wolf Lodge Niagara Falls is one of the best kid friendly hotels in Niagara Falls. From...

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Nickelodeon Punta Cana: What You Need To Know Before Booking

Nickelodeon Punta Cana is open for business! You are probably wondering if it’s a good fit for your family. Read on to find out what you need to know before you book your stay and tips from a mom whose been there. What You Need to Know Before You Book a Stay at Nickelodeon Punta Cana My kids and I are huge fans of the Nickelodeon brand. When I heard Nickelodeon had opened a brand new resort in Punta Cana, I knew we had to go. Reading through early mixed reviews made me wonder if the Nickelodeon Punta Cana...

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Top 10 things You Didn’t Know About Niagara Falls

Over 12 million visitors flock to Niagara Falls each year. They travel from across the globe to experience the dining, shopping and attractions of the area.  Read on for the top 10 things you didn’t know and things to do in Niagara Falls. Things to Do in Niagara Falls I grew up only a few hours from Niagara Falls but didn’t begin to explore the area until I had children. I fell in love with the many parks and hiking trails. Yet I must admit the hotels and fun attractions kept me returning for more. Here are my favorite things to do...

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Single Parent All-Inclusive Vacation Tips for a Better Vacation

Traveling as a single parent isn’t always easy. Whether you are on your own full time or just travel alone with your kids, even the best resort vacations can be a little lonely. Our Solo Traveling Mom has some single parent all-inclusive vacation tips to make your stay at Beaches Resorts or any other all-inclusive even more enjoyable.   Single Parent All-Inclusive Vacation Tips for a Better Vacation As a mom who travels solo with two kids, I like to try and book an all-inclusive vacation each winter. I use these trips to spend time with my kids while...

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Order Your Free 2017 Parks Canada Pass Now!

Planning your summer vacation? Canada is celebrating its 150th anniversary of Confederation by offering visitors from around the world a free annual pass to every one of its beautiful parks. Here’s what you need to know to get yours now. Canada has some of the world’s most beautiful national parks. From Banff and Jasper all the way east to Fundy National Park, there really is something for every family. Usually family passes to the Canadian National Parks cost more than $100 a year, but this year they are free. Here’s how to make sure you get yours. How to Order Your...

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6 Reasons to Skip Holiday Traditions and Travel With Your Kids

No matter what holiday you celebrate, this time of year can be stressful. Juggling family visits, holiday budgets and regular life is enough to drive even the sanest person a little crazy. What if you decided to skip the holiday traditions and travel with your kids? Here our Solo Traveling Mom gives you 6 reasons to say goodbye to holiday stress and hello to travel. For the past few years, my family has skipped the normal holiday traditions in order to enjoy a new one; travel. We’ve said goodbye to large Christmas dinners, gifts under a tree and family gatherings,...

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Best Resorts for Solo Parent Travelers

For single traveling parents, one of the biggest frustrations of booking an all-inclusive escape is the single supplement fee. Here our Solo Traveling Mom takes a look at some of the best resorts for single or solo traveling parents who want to escape to the sun without feeling the burn. As someone who frequently travels alone with her children, I get increasingly frustrated with the extra fees charged by cruises and resorts just because I’m a solo parent. Some companies will bill your first child as an adult while others choose to charge single supplement fees. Here are the best solo parent...

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HERSHEY PARK WITH FOOD ALLERGIES: YES OR NO?

For many kids, a trip to Hershey Park in Hershey, Pennsylvania is what sweet dreams are made of. But if your kid suffers from allergies, you may be wondering if a visit to Chocolate Town USA might be a nightmare instead. Our Solo Traveling Mom packed her dairy-free kid in the car and drove to Hershey to find out  if it’s worth visiting Hershey Park with food allergies. Hershey, Pennsylvania is a chocolate lover’s dream destination. Families can fill their days with visits to the Hershey Park amusement park, choice of lodging at two hotels or a camping resort, and a walk-through of the enormous Hershey’s Chocolate...

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