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Don't play with safety during your summer travel plans this year. Follow these tips to prevent losing your child in a public place.

I lost my son at the beach: tips to prevent losing your child in a public place

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Ah, lovely summer! The holidays are in full swing, with road trips, visits to grandma’s house, and days spent poolside and at the beach. In my latest article for Travel Mamas, I go back in time nine years, to the gorgeous summer day that we lost sight of our son on a crowded beach. While it’s a scary story – every parent’s nightmare – it had a happy ending, thank goodness. The experience taught us a few things about safety in public…

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Planning holiday travel? Ten tips for how to get through security faster during the holidays with your family | thetravellingmom.ca

How to get through airport security faster during holidays

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Travelling for Christmas? During the holidays, thousands take to the skies to celebrate with friends and family. It’s the time of year to give gifts to our loved ones. That being said, there are some restrictions on what can be brought on board a plane. The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) has a few simple tips on how to get through airport security fast and hassle-free during the holidays. Avoid wrapping presents: officers may have to unwrap them for control purposes. Wait…

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