Travel December 2014

Destinations, product picks and getaway tips.

Donald McDermott

Yantouch Diamond+

Featuring a compact, portable design and light modes to fit your mood, the Diamond+ from award-winning company Yantouch is an instant party in a box. It comes complete with disco lighting that pulsates to the beat of the music. www.yantouch.com

The Dux

Protect your pricey iPad with some help from The Dux. The creation from STM is a case that comprises protective polycarbonate and a rubberized TPU bracket. It protects tech from drops up to 6 feet. www.stmbags.com

Diono Pacifica

With its extended rear-facing capabilities, The Pacifica car seat from Diono comes in three cool colors, features side impact protection, and can comfortably seat children between 5 and 50 pounds. It also converts to a booster seat for kids between 50 and 120 pounds. www.us.diono.com

Lassig Green Label Neckline Bag

Eco-friendly meets style in the Lassig Green Label Neckline Style Diaper Bag. Ultra-chic and feminine, the stunning bag made from recycled bottles includes a water-repellent wet pocket, changing mat, zip pouch, and convenient stroller hooks. www.habausa.com

Kiss My Face

Health-conscious moms concerned about protecting their child's sensitive skin on upcoming sunny vacations will want to pick up the new Kids Defense™ Air Powered Spray SPF 50 and the Kids Defense ™ Mineral SPF 30 from Kiss My Face. www.kissmyface.com

This column appeared in the December 2014 issue.