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Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the Very Distractable Child

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the Very Distractable Child

Greetings, Travels with Baby readers! I just recently returned from an incredible adventure in China, recovered from the virus and most of the jetlag that was bound to follow my excitement there, and am swinging back up onto the saddle here to deliver loads more travel tips this season to help ease your family’s upcoming…

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the Very Focused Child

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the Very Focused Child

The Temperament and Travel series moves on today to take a look at the final major temperament trait, Attention Span, and how it can influence family travel dynamics. Do either of these characteristics sound like your young traveler? Attention Span: Focused vs. Distractible Very Distractible – Is your child easily distracted from the activity at…

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the “Positive” Child

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the “Positive” Child

Today we continue the bi-weekly advice series on “Temperament and Travel” with advice for travel with the “Positive” child. Why on earth would anyone need advice about traveling with a “Positive” child? After all, most destinations and activities are perfectly fine with this child, especially since it probably wouldn’t occur to her that she might not…

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the “Negative” Child

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the “Negative” Child

Lighten up! Today the Temperament and Travel series turns its focus on the trait of Mood, which becomes a key player when children (like grownups!) come into this world just naturally closer to one end of the mood spectrum or the other. Do either of these sound like your little traveler? Mood: Positive vs. Negative…

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the Low-Sensitivity Child

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with the Low-Sensitivity Child

The Temperament and Travel series returns to the trait of Sensitivity–this time with a look at travel with the Low-Sensitivity child (click here for the previous post on Travel with the Highly Sensitive Child). A quick look back at the opposite ends of the Sensitivity spectrum: Sensitivity: High Sensitivity vs. Low Sensitivity Highly sensitive –…

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with a Highly Sensitive Child

Temperament and Travel: Advice for Travel with a Highly Sensitive Child

The Temperament and Travel series moves on to take a look at another temperament trait that deserves much thoughtfulness during travel: Sensitivity. As with each of the major temperament traits, most of us fall somewhere in between distant ends of this trait, but if your child skews much more toward the Highly Sensitive end or…