With travel—as with everything else—it pays to be prepared! Forestall the “I’m boreds” with these fun tips, tricks and activities. With a little prep, you’ll be ready for any situation the road has to offer.
1. DIY Lacing Cards
Have a little one who loves to “sew”? Whip up these quick lacing cards. Laminate or cover them with contact paper to make a fantastic busy bag activity!
Here’s an easy idea: give kids washable dry erase markers and a glove or mitten, and they can create and recreate using the car (or airplane) window for a canvas!
Practice observational skills with I Spy! A great activity for livening up car rides and airport lines.
Make a felt doll dress-up board that packs up into a go-anywhere travel board.
When you’re packing goodies for your trip, use extra deli boxes and containers to make snacktime into a treat!