Summer is the time when everyone seems to be taking a road trip. All of the parents know that road trips mean a lot of preparation and can be a tad intimidating. However, road trips can actually be fun and less stressful if you try some of these tips! There are affiliate links, so you can find these great things on Amazon. 🙂 Happy road-tripping!|
Use a caddy to hold food and drinks for the kids!
Hang a shoe organizer from the back of the front seat to contain all of the toys.
Grab a cereal caddy to gather the garbage.
Pack healthy snacks so you are not filling up on sugar the entire trip.
Lego fans? Put together a little portable Lego kit for the road!
Get a 5-port car charger so everyone can charge at once.
Separate snacks into baggies ahead of time.
Play the license plate game using a coloring sheet.
As a parent, it’s easy to stress about directions (I use my Waze App to avoid that), but this little sign tip was helpful, too!
Put together surprises to give your kids every so often, or use an Adventure in a Box.
Bring rainbow loom organizer for snacks– you will be so glad that you did!
Have a binder full of printable games for the kids to enjoy.
Prepare a game of “Would You Rather” to play as a family.
Instead of packing a ton of suitcases, just give everyone a drawer: (no unpacking when you get to your room!) Smart tip from travelpod.
Connect as a family during the road trip by listening to an audible book.
Bring a cooler full of prepared food to have at rest stops.
Grab an old wallet and put together a busy wallet for your toddler. It will entertain them for quite some time!
Use plastic cling wrap to create spill proof cups!
Download useful apps ahead of time to help your trip go smoothly.
Use Old containers to hold snacks to refill their rainbow loom organizers:
Ready to hit the road? What are your go-to tips for road trips?