Spring is in the air and that means summer vacations are not far behind. Yay!! My husband, son and I are going to be taking a road trip to Florida in May (Texas to Florida) and I wanted to start preparing for it now so I can make sure I don’t forget a thing. I love a good road trip essentials round-up – here’s one I put together.
So here’s my Road Trip Essentials Round-Up from several experienced bloggers. (traveling with kids…that is). They’ve already done the work so you don’t have to!! If you’d like to Pin anything from this list, I encourage you to visit each blogger’s link and Pin directly from there.
Road Trip Essentials Round-Up
Sarah, from Sweet Lil You has already done it. She gives several must-haves that you wouldn’t want to forget, plus her dad is a car maintenance guru!!!
Vehicle Maintenance and Must Haves
And Julie from Coco and Cocoa has a printable for a scavenger hunt that the whole family can play, and you can print them with or without the pictures – I’m nabbing that!!!
Road Trip Ready
Taking road trips with kids has got to be planned. Don’t worry Danielle from Simmsworks Family Blog has done it for you!!
Road Trips With Kids Survival Tips
What a great idea Brandy from Gluesticks did for her kids. She made a Road Trip Binder and stuck all kinds of info inside such as, brochures, activities and maps, etc. I’m thinking I’ll make one for me that will work for all of us!!
Road Trip Binder for Kids
I know a little boy who will have to pee in a bottle numerous times…so Kimberly from Stuffed Suitcase has come up with a list full of toiletries that we will need for the road!!
Road Trip Essentials
Well, if this isn’t the coolest thing ever…and something I hadn’t thought of. A “In Case of an Emergency” card. Holly from 504 Main has a printable for you. I printed it out on my son’s favorite color cardstock – Orange!
Road Trip Safety Tip: Emergency Cards
Carrie from Kennary Ideas For The Home suggests a car seat tray…brilliant!! Plus see her other tips for traveling with small kids.
Road Trips with Small Children: 10 Tips For Survival
Here’s a tip from me…and an important one to us. You must get your car cleaned and shiny before heading out. That way, you’ll feel better and more organized if your vehicle is spotless and everything is in its place!!
My round-up here includes some pretty important things to remember before going on that road trip by car. Do you have any road trip tips for me and others that we might want to know? I may include them below and will give you credit!!