Product Review: Kids Fly Safe- CARES Safety Harness

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(Publishing this review is long overdue…)

After flying 91,144 miles as a lap baby in his first 2 years, Lucas took his first flight in his own seat back in January 2014 (during our trip to Norway). He got some more experience flying again in his own seat in February during our Quick Euro Roadtrip, Our Visit to Malta & Milan and on a bunch of other trips since in 2014.

Although we did bring our car seat on Lucas’s second trip we didn’t bring it to Norway or want to bring it on the flights. We figured that his car seat would be a pain in the butt, taking up precious space instead of giving us extra space due to our third seat.

We were hesitant to have Lucas secured with only a regular airplane seatbelt so we started to look into other options. I had seen a couple of solutions at stores in the past but didn’t think much about them until now.

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JetBlue, the Official Airline of the Boston Red Sox Until 2030

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JetBlue is the official airline of the Boston Celtics, New England Patriots, the Boston Bruins and the Boston Marathon.

They’ve also had a partnership with the Boston Red Sox for over 9 years. JetBlue just announced that they’ll now be the team’s official airline until 2030. Continue reading JetBlue, the Official Airline of the Boston Red Sox Until 2030

20% Off Hotels.com, Happiest Countries, Lawyer Up Against Explore Trip, Trouble with 10K AA Flex Payment Offer, Wake from A380 Flips Small Plane- The Rehash!

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Yesterday I visited three Staples stores in hopes of finding Hotels.com gift cards. There’s currently a nice promo where you can buy Hotels.com GCs at a 20% discount– $50 cards are selling for $40!

The third time was the charm! I finally found some Hotels.com gift cards. I ended up buying $300 worth for $240. Sounds like a deal to me. (I’m now debating whether or not I want to buy more before the offer expires.) Continue reading 20% Off Hotels.com, Happiest Countries, Lawyer Up Against Explore Trip, Trouble with 10K AA Flex Payment Offer, Wake from A380 Flips Small Plane- The Rehash!

Richard Branson’s Virgin America Goodbye, Airlines w. Best Beer, UK Airlines Told To Move to Europe, SI Swimsuit Editor’s Fav Beaches & More

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Toronto School Board Won’t Allow New Trips to US

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The Toronto School Board, the largest of its kind in Canada won’t be allowing any new trips to be planned to the United States for an interesting reason.

NBC News reports that the reason for the Toronto School Board doing this is due “to uncertainty surrounding President Donald Trump’s latest travel restrictions“. Continue reading Toronto School Board Won’t Allow New Trips to US

Wake from Airbus A380 Flips Private Jet

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I’ve experienced the force from a boat’s wake while riding on a jet ski but I’ve never thought about a plane causing a wake and just how dangerous it could be.

The wake from an Airbus A380 caused turbulence which made a private jet  flip over in midair and plunge 10,000 feet, according to NBC News. Continue reading Wake from Airbus A380 Flips Private Jet

Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport Adopts Shelter Dog

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They say that cats have nine lives but one dog in Georgia got a new lease on life thanks to the Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport Customs Department.

Murray, a beagle was an abused shelter dog, brought to the Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter around a year back in pretty rough shape. Continue reading Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport Adopts Shelter Dog