How to Get Traveling Sooner Than You Think

Some of the common objections I hear from would-be family travelers are: “But I see other families online who...

Meet Jessica Sueiro-Daring to Dream (Family Traveler Series)

Welcome to the newest installment of the Daring to Dream Family Traveler Series! Jessica and Will Sueiro and their...

Roughing Out the Smooth Edges Through Travel

Even though you have a good life, do you ever find yourself feeling like something is missing? A friend...

Yes, You Can Become the Person You Were Meant to Be

We’ve all faced times in our lives when we were sailing above the clouds. That first few weeks of...

Thinking Deeply About the Power of Love (We Can--and Shall--Overcome)

I want to live in a world that is open and kind and peaceful. I want a life where...
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How to Get Traveling Sooner Than You Think
Living the Dream
Meet Jessica Sueiro-Daring to Dream (Family Traveler Series)
Exiting Normal
Roughing Out the Smooth Edges Through Travel
The Path
Yes, You Can Become the Person You Were Meant to Be
The Path
Thinking Deeply About the Power of Love (We Can--and Shall--Overcome)

Me in Puerto ViejoDo you dream of traveling with your family?


I'm Domini, a worldschooling mom of four who has made it my mission to inspire other families to step out of their comfort zone to take long-term trips with their kids. After all, what better way to teach your kids about the world than by showing it to them? Read more
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How to Get Traveling Sooner Than You Think

Some of the common objections I hear from would-be family travelers are: “But I see other families online who sold everything they owned to travel the world! I don’t necessarily want to sell it all and live out of a suitcase.” “Going to the grocery store with my children is too overwhelming. How could I travel internationally with them?” “I…

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7 Aha! Posts from Families Who Travel With Their Kids

In 2012, our family took our first family travel sabbatical–to Belize. That first trip lit fireworks in our souls. We arrived in Belize on a beautifully sunny day in November 2012 as a mostly white-bread, middle-class, suburban family. We left our private school. We left our sports and activities (the superfluous, because-everyone-else-is-doing-it kind, not the ones that fed us). We…

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6 Biggest Objections to Taking A Family Sabbatical 

Taking a big trip with your children can seem daunting, and understandably. Jetting off for anything other than a simple beach vacation, or maybe a trip to Disney, is hard enough sometimes with kids. But thinking of taking kids farther afield, or for a longer time period…well, that’s even more nerve-wracking. For the last five years, since we’ve embraced the…

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How to Find a Farm Swap or Farm Sit

After my last post about home swapping, a reader asked this question: It sounds fabulous, but what if you live in the middle of nowhere in Indiana, and have farm animals that need care? How likely is it that Northern Europeans (or anyone else) want to milk a cow and feed chickens for two weeks on vacation, while traveling nowhere…

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10 Reasons We LOVE Home Swapping

When you’re planning a family sabbatical, one of your biggest considerations will, of course, be lodging. If you’re new to the idea of taking a family sabbatical, trying to figure out where to stay might be just the thing that makes you too nervous to keep entertaining the idea at all. After all, you might think, I don’t want to…

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