Road Trip-Friendly Snacks Your Kids Will Love

6 Road Trip-Friendly Snacks Your Kids Will Love

While loading up the car with everything you need for your next road trip, create an easy-to-grab tote filled with snacks for your kids, too. Along with taking up hardly any space, this basket is stuffed with protein-filled items that keep your child fueled — and the travel-friendly options are so fun! You might find yourself sneaking a few nibbles too.

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15 Travel Hacks For On-the-Move Moms

15 Travel Hacks For On-the-Move Moms

The traveling part (as in getting from point A to point B) of vacationing with kids is an adventure in itself, and we’re always open to any and all suggestions to making it go more smoothly. These 15 hacks won’t guarantee that your toddler won’t have a midflight meltdown, but they will help you to feel as prepared and organized as possible for the journey ahead. Buckle up, and enjoy the ride! Read more

4 Ways Family Road Trips Have Changed Since Gen Xers Were Kids

You guys know how I often compare our lives growing up as Gen Xers to the lives of our kids and marvel? It’s truly fascinating how things were so different in the “olden days.” Take the common road trip… Sure, there are similarities — we elbowed our siblings, rolled our eyes at our parents as they blared their oldies and asked, “How much farther now?” more times than the Smurfs on their way to visit Father Time. (How many of you were with me for that reference?) And yes, my kids have to go to the bathroom the second we hit the highway, the same way we did. But that may be where the similarities end. Here’s proof: Read more