flying with a baby


When flying long haul with a baby, the struggle begins from the moment of booking. There are many issues to consider, and you soon realise all the things you took for granted when flying before baby arrived, like freedom to move, having your arms to yourself and not having to become a contortionist when trying to retrieve a fallen, or more likely thrown, dummy. Read on to discover tried and tested methods for reducing the stress of flying with babies and young children and making it a much more pleasant experience for all. Getting to the airport Gone are the days of effortlessly wheeling your case from the taxi to the check in. Welcome to juggling car seats, oversized luggage, bottles, coats, blankets and trying desperately to keeping hold of whatever you usually use as a soother. This is where stress levels will reach heights you never knew existed,…