40+ Tips for Road Trips with Toddlers & Preschoolers

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I dread going on long trips with kids in tow.  We have driven across the country at least once a year for some time now and have learned a few things about traveling with children.  Here are some tips to make road trips with toddlers and preschoolers easier. To keep a bit of sanity. Road […]




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Photo Scavenger Hunt {Car Coloring Page}

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Kids on the road need ways to help the time pass and this car coloring page for a photo scavenger hunt just might help.  This fun game helps parents who are traveling with children avoid the constant whining from bored kids in the back seat.  Kids Activities Blog wishes you and your loved ones safe […]




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Road trip list… of activities for the kids

Road trip ideas for preschoolers

We are making our road trip list and checking it twice!  We are looking forward to our fourth cross-country roadtrip with three preschoolers and an infant in the car.  Each trip we look for, and implement new tips and tricks to help us survive the drive.  This year I have our toddler clipping toy packed, […]




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Buckets and a Car Pulley System – Loved it for traveling!

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Our last and greatest road trip sanity tip for traveling with kids is a bucket pulley system.  This idea was the brainchild of my hubby. Car Pulley System for Traveling with Kids We went on our trip when I was nearly 8 months pregnant I was unable, unlike previous trips,  to turn around and hand […]




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Favorite Tips for Traveling with Young Children (part one)

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As many of you know, we came back a couple weeks ago from a cross-country roadtrip. We spent the better part of four days driving in the car 10-16 hours each day. We were are crazy! I am amazed that we lasted the entire trip without resorting to DVDs to entertain the kiddos.  We already […]




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Mini-Whiteboard becomes Animal “I Spy”

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We are going to be filling this week with “animal” activities.  I love Charles Harper’s masterpieces!  They are perfect for a game of “I Spy.”  You can get the print for your wall or use our instructions to make a mini-whiteboard, one side white and the other with the print. Learning activities with a mini-whiteboard: […]




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Homemade Gift Idea: “I Spy” Jars, my preschooler loves them!

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These “I Spy” jars are great fun for a wide variety of ages.  A must for the diaper bag.  My infant likes using the jar as a rattle, and our toddler and pre-schoolers enjoy identifying and counting the objects they find. ….. ….. What you will need: Charms Silica Pellets or Rice Clear Containers Glue […]




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