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Archive for July 2019

The Storms We Will Never Forget: A Walking Tour of Hyde Park

We looked outside our hotel window to the hustle and bustle of the streets in Hyde Park. It was 50-something degrees with gray skies and misty sprinkles in the air. Within five minutes or so we saw the sun. The weather seemed to be playing tricks on us as it was completely unpredictable. This is a rather typical occurrence in London I’m told. One minute it can be sunny, the next it can be gray and raining. This isn’t the best scenario when traveling with babies because that means you can’t travel as lightly.

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How to Pack Mommy & Me in a Carry-On

Three Countries. Two Packing Cubes. One carry-on.

That’s right, only two packing cubes. One for Koko and one for me. And everything else we need (including diapers) fits into a single little carry-on. 

I know, it seems too good to be true. But I’m not kidding, everything Koko and I need for two weeks in Europe fits into one carry-on. And I want to share all my packing tips and tricks so you can also be a light packer.

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Welcome to Ellie & Ko!

Hey Mama!

Welcome to Ellie & We (Nathalie and Janelle) are sisters-in-law, stay-at-home moms, and world travelers.

We’re here to share all of our travel (and life) success and failures with you, in hopes of inspiring you to confidently travel the world with your baby.

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