I love to travel with my kids, but I've learned that I need to plan activities to keep kids busy on the road. This travel art kit is a great solution! If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I took my kids on quite the road trip this summer! First, we drove to Sacramento, where we dropped my nephew off at my brother's house. Every summer he stays with us for a … [Read more...] about Create a Travel Art Kit to Keep Kids Busy on the Road
Family road trips are a lot of work! Packing, un-packing, and planning all the details that make road trips fun takes hours. Then there are all the things that can go wrong. I always make sure our van is in top condition before we leave, but that doesn't prevent problems like kids throwing up. One of my kids threw up ALL DAY on our most recent road trip. Yet I plan on taking at … [Read more...] about You Need to Make Time for a Family Road Trip This Summer
I have written about tips for taking road tripping with kids before, but here are a few additional tips – and a giveaway for a fun book full of great ideas! Road trips are one of those things that get easier with practice, but there are simple things that make it easier from the beginning! Invest in a Reciprocal Museum Membership Did you know that many museums across the … [Read more...] about Road Tripping With Kids
Planning a family road trip this summer? Check out these tips on how to have an amazing family road trip with your kids. Road trips are worth the effort! This summer, Mike and I sold our house in Massachusetts, packed up our minivan, and drove from our old home in Massachusetts to Silicon Valley, California! Mike’s new employer gave us a pretty tight moving budget. We … [Read more...] about How to Have an Amazing Family Road Trip Experience
I’m returning to the Afterschool linky after a break! Since we are still en route to our new home in California (and will be for the next few weeks), my kids aren’t actually in school at the moment – so we are temporarily full time homeschoolers / afterschoolers! Luckily, road trips are very educational, as well as providing great family time and memory building! We are … [Read more...] about Afterschooling: Family Road Trip Edition!