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NY Hotel Offers Babymoon Package for Expecting Moms

Apr 27, 2014
The W Hotels of New York have teamed up with pregnancy expert Julia Beck to offer expecting moms the ultimate Babymoon package. Available through October 31

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Eileen in the Media

Eileen earns kudos from SATW attendees for family travel presentation

Members were asked to rate PD sessions from 1 to 10 with 10 being the highest and were asked to make comments. Your sessions got tons of tens. One commenter said that your session was among the most useful PD ever at an SATW conference. Another commenter said he learned so many valuable tips from you. Several associates said that you gave a wonderful balance in aiming your talk at both associates and actives. That is not always easy to do. more
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Eileen’s Speech for SATW

Download a PDF of Eileen’s speech to the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW). Eileen will give the speech on September 11, 2012 in Indianapolis.   
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Report on the Travel Media Showcase in Sioux Falls

The Sioux Falls Business Journal reports on the recent Travel Media Showcase in South Dakota, quoting Eileen and fellow journalists on what the area has to offer. more
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What do to if your child needs to fly solo

More advice for parents of kids flying solo after yet another airline incident.. more
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Eileen on Fox about deals in Orlando

Eileen is interviewed by FoxNews.com about the deals that await families in Orlando in the fall more
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Want A Good Travel Deal? Maybe Wait Till The Fall

Eileen interviewed on fall deals by New Jersey 101.5 in Trenton. more
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Beware of some “value-added” travel deals

Eileen interviewed by MarketWatch on "added value" travel deals. more
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Must-have beach items

Eileen lends her expertise for this Foxnews.com report: Must-have beach items for kids and families more
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Eileen’s advice on flying nannies in ABCNews.com blog.

Eileen's advice on flying nannies in ABCNews.com blog. The service could work especially well for a mom or dad traveling solo with a couple of young kids. more
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NY1 covers first Family Travel Conference

NY1 -- New York all-local news channel -- covered the first Family Travel Conference more
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