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Kirsten Maxwell
Works at Kids Are A Trip
Attended University of Arizona
Lives in Chicago, Illinois
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Want to impress a loved one in the Windy City? Here are our favorite date ideas in Chicago. #romance #Chicago #datenight
Looking for romance in the Windy City? Look no further, we have you covered with the best romantic date ideas in Chicago.
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Kirsten Maxwell

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Planning on visiting Italy? Don't miss the Amalfi coast and the towns of Sorrento, Capri, and Pompeii. You won't be disappointed! #Italy #familytravel #travel

Read it here: http://kidsareatrip.com/dreaming-of-italy-sorrento-capri-pompeii/

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Do you suffer from motion sickness when you travel? We've traveled with two kids who suffer from it, and it isn't fun. Here are some of the things we've tried, what worked, and what didn't. What works for you?

Read about it here: http://kidsareatrip.com/tips-for-dealing-with-motion-sickness-when-traveling/

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Heading to Arizona this spring? We have The Ultimate Guide: Phoenix for Families - Where to Eat, Where to Stay, Where to Play. Come check it out!

Read about it here: http://kidsareatrip.com/best-family-activities-phoenix/

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2016 is almost in the books and it was full of ups and downs and life lessons. What did you learn in 2016? 
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Are you hitting the road this holiday season? We have some ideas on how to entertain your kids on the ride that don't require electronics! #roadtrip #familytravel
#holidays

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Have you seen this Kia Niro Hybrid? +Meagan Wristen wrote about this new crossover hybrid and you're not going to believe how fuel efficient it is! #KiaNiroHybrid #cars +Kia Motors Worldwide
Have you heard about Kia’s all new crossover hybrid, the Niro? I had the opportunity to go down to San Antonio, Texas and drive the 2017 Kia Niro myself earlier this month. Now, I thought it …
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Want to travel smarter in 2017? Check out these apps that will not only save you time and money, they might teach you a thing or two!

Read about it here: http://kidsareatrip.com/best-travel-apps-for-2017/

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Hitting the slopes with your family this winter? Here's what you need to pack and a printable packing list so you don't leave anything behind! #ski #familytravel #packingtips

Read it here: http://kidsareatrip.com/what-to-pack-for-a-family-ski-trip-with-printable-packing-list/

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The +Travel & Adventure Show is coming to a city near you. It's not just for adults, kids will love it too! Come see why!
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If you're looking for travel inspiration for the new year, look no further. We've asked family travel experts for their recommendations for the new year and they have come up with quite a diverse selection. We hope their choices will help when making your family vacations in 2017!

Read about it here: http://kidsareatrip.com/the-best-family-vacation-destinations-2017/

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I recently had the opportunity to drive an Infiniti QX80 and man, is it a beautiful car! Come see why this car is perfect for those looking for a premium SUV with all the bells and whistles. +SheBuysCars +INFINITI USA 
This luxury SUV stands out from the crowd: The 2017 Infiniti QX80 is stylish inside and out, and drivers won't want the journey to end.
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Owner/Blogger at www.kidsareatrip.com, Writer for TravelingMom.com as Teaching TMOM
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  • Kids Are A Trip
    Owner/Blogger, present
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Chicago, Illinois
Previously
San Diego, California - Phoenix, Arizona
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Mom of 3, referee, excessive coffee drinker, blogger, teacher, traveler, chef, and chauffeur. Firm believer in Hemingway's quote: "Never go on trips with anyone you do not love."
Introduction
I love traveling with three kids in tow (though admittedly it's easier by myself) and enjoy sharing tips we have learned along the way.
Education
  • University of Arizona
Kirsten Maxwell's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Kids Are A Trip - The SITS Girls
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Get inspired to travel and have fun with your kids by reading today’s featured blogger, Kids Are A Trip. Hi everyone, I’m Kirsten the writer

Our Thanksgiving Table
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Our Thanksgiving table features a DIY Branch Basket Centerpiece and colorful fall placemats.

My Book Retreat
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A blog featuring book reviews of literary and historical fiction, mysteries and thrillers, children's books and nonfiction.

Wonderful World Travel
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trarvelling,travel,amazing places

10 Surefire Ways to Help Your Family Transition to Real Food
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After my ranting and raving post about our school breakfast menu, I had a few people ask me,"So how exactly did you get your family to trans

When God Came Knocking at My Door
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Yesterday, an old friend came to my door unannounced and uninvited. I hadn't seen her in a while and so imagine my surprise when I found her

23 Terrible Social Media Habits You Might Not Realize You’re Doing
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Bad habits. We all have them. The thing is-- we do them (usually) in the privacy of our own homes, where our children and spouses are bound

Peanut Allergy Mom | What the Peanut Allergy Comment Really Means
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Peanut Allergy Mom | What the Peanut Allergy Comment Really Means

From Around the Web in Julie’s World
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Creativity comes in waves. And this week, I've been filled to the brim with new ideas, concepts, and delights. And now I'm going to get your

Dear Clinton Board of Education
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Dear Mr. and Mrs. Andrew DeNeen:We believe that in order for a child to do well in school and to receive a strong educational foundation, he

Thank you, Shaun White, for not medaling in the Olympics
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Shaun White was the favorite to take home the gold in the men’s halfpipe competition at the Sochi Olympics. But he did not win. In fact, he

The Detrimental Effect of Early Sport Specialization | Changing the Game...
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The greatest difference between our children’s sporting experience and our own is the rise of year round, sport specific organizations that