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5 Must Have Items for Car Trips with Kids

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When traveling with kids, you know that it's important to pack  things for the trip that will help to keep them occupied.

What are some things you pack for your kids when you travel?


5 Must Have Items for Car Trips with Kids:

1. Kindle Fire Tablet with Alexa, 7" Display, 8 GB, Magenta & Kindle Fire Tablet Kids Edition 16GB - $49.99 on Amazon! If there's a product that is good for kids and parents alike it's the Kindle Fire. You can buy the Kindle Fire Kids Edition in 1 of 3 colors, HERE with 16GB memory, for just $99.99! 



2. PAW Patrol Coloring and Activity Book Set (2 Books ~ 96 Pages) Chase, Rocky, Marshall, Skye, Zuma, and Rubble - $6.45 on Amazon! These are great for younger kids, but you can choose from a wide variety of coloring books for kids, HERE!



3. NAVISKAUTO 10.1" Dual Screen DVD Player Ultra-thin TFT Screen Car Backseat Headrest Portable DVD Player-Black - $158.99 on Amazon! We have this set of DVD players for our SUV and it's perfect for long trips in the car for all three older kids. They rotate DVDs so they each watch one they want, before we get to our destination. 



4. Kids E-Z Travel Lap Tray, Red/Grey - $26.97 on Amazon! This is the perfect on the go lap tray for kids of all ages to have. They can use it to color on and so much more! It'll provide kids with hours of activities and fun, while on the go in the car with mom and dad.



5. Crayola Washable Crayons, Large, 8 Colors - 2 Packs - $5.44 on Amazon! I have not used washable crayons in a very long time, but will probably buy these before we head out of town for vacation in mid July! Our trip will be 6 - 7 hours, one way. 

11 comments :

  1. Great ideas! I know we would love those TVs in the car when we travel!

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  2. Great ideas! My oldest has the Fire tablet and he LOVES it. We really need those DVD players for our next road trip, and also that lap desk. And Paw Patrol is perfect!

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  3. My kids are older now but wish we had some of these when they were little Road trips can be challenging no matter what age.

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  4. I always pack crayons and activities, snacks, and I bring my iPad with movies on it. Makes a long road trip not so boring!

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  5. We always have lots of snacks, books and activity books. The iPad is also a necessity for long trips!

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  6. Activity packs and a portable DVD player are always in our bag for long road trips!! They keep my son happy when we are in the car for those long drives :)

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  7. The lap tray is a really good idea. It's good to have something stable for the kids to write and draw on.

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  8. I love those backseat DVD players! I'll have to look into getting those for our next trip! Great price!

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  9. I love that travel lap tray! That would really help eliminate some of the mess they leave behind when they eat snacks on the road.

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  10. Round trips can be tough to go on with children! I went on two 10 hour each way road trips last year (Maryland to Florida, and Maryland to Tennessee), and I came up with survival tips too. Stopping and having mini-vacations along the way helped!

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  11. These are all such good suggestions. It can be very challenging to keep kids entertained during a long road trip.

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