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Top 15 Posts of 2014

We want to thank everyone who has helped make our first full year of Travel Parent Eat a wonderful year!  It’s been fun getting to know you all through your comments! We’ve had a few changes, and look forward to a few more changes as we begin the new year.  To finish up our first […]

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Book Review: American Temples book by Scott Jarvie

    Thanks to Scott Jarvie and the American Temples book for sponsoring this post, keeping all content free for readers.  I received a copy of the book in exchange for my review, all opinions are my own. I know it’s getting a little close to Christmas, and maybe a few of you are still […]

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5 Tips For Better Holiday Card Photos

I am notorious for sending my Christmas cards out late, or not at all, because we did not get the family photos done soon enough, or at all, or I hated them, or I took them with a self timer because my husband did not have enough time off work to go get real ones […]

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Road Trip Photography

Road trips are one of the great American pastimes. And so are selfies! Seriously though… when on a road trip, taking great photos is a must, but how can you take photos that are going to make you wish you were back on the road? Here are my favorite tips for road trip photography: Take […]

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Birthday Photo Tutorial

One of my favorite things to do at my children’s birthdays is make a photo like this. A photo that says their age, and their interests at that age. I find it far easier than scarpbooking or journaling, plus they are cute and fun! And guess what? It is super easy to make these using […]

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How to Take Excellent Fireworks Pictures

  Here’s the deal, I don’t have a fancy DSLR camera.  If you don’t know what that is, you’re in the same boat as me.  That means, I’m not confident about taking great fireworks snapshots.  I typically just record the fireworks and enjoy the memories that way.  However, I would really like to take some […]

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Tricks and Tips to Look Better in Pictures

A little while ago Vanessa wrote a post about getting in more photos with your kids. Vanessa encouraged all moms to forget about looking great, or being too fat, or whatever, and just get in the photos. I personally have thought about this a lot since the post, and I love the idea, but I […]

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5 Ways to Get Better Easter Pictures

If you are anything like me, chances are you have way too many Easter pictures that look something like this? Am I right? Nothing to write home about. Let alone print on a canvas and hang in your home. Most people get in their Sunday best for Easter, and everyone wants good pictures, so let’s […]

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Free Photo Editing Tool

I am about as far from a professional when it comes to Photography as there is! In fact, I stink, but I am working on getting better, and one thing you can’t put too much value on is a good photo editing software.   The problem is, programs like PhotoShop cost an arm and a […]

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5 Ways to Get in Pictures with your Kids

(I apologize in advance for excessive amount of pictures of myself in this post!) My baby boy turns one next month. There. I said it. I keep trying to ignore the fact that my fourth born is no longer an infant. He’s almost walking, he’s getting into the toilet and kitchen cupboards, he draws on […]

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