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What activities you suggest when traveling with a toddler?

Trip time will be 5 or 6 hours.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:29 PM on May. 16, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • coloring, audio books, portable dvd player to watch movies, favorite toys, taking a nap : )
    Bugzmomma

    Answer by Bugzmomma at 12:32 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • u cant get kid songs to sang along with
    chrstny88

    Answer by chrstny88 at 12:34 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • The blog Chasing Cherrio's and maybe the Crafty Crow have ideas for an activity box to take when you are traveling. You might want to search for traveling games, is the toddler old enough for iSpy games?
    onix

    Answer by onix at 12:34 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • kid friendly car music. 1st person to spot things(airplanes, flags, etc.) Count the yellow cars.
    Kimkh

    Answer by Kimkh at 12:45 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • your best bet would be to drive overnight while the kids are usually asleep. it always worked for me. i was stationed 800 miles from my parents and we would drive it like that often. i got the idea from CM. lol.
    mrsary

    Answer by mrsary at 4:07 PM on May. 16, 2011


  • dvd player....i just made a an 18hr drive with a one and two yr old. i drove it twice. driving at night helps a lot bc theyll go to sleep. but my kids were amazed that there was cartoons in the car lol
    MommaWoods

    Answer by MommaWoods at 5:11 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • portable DVD player, magna doodle, coloring book, dolls or figurines, snacks like baggies of dry cereal, dried fruits and juice boxes, picture books to look at and a pillow and blanket if they decide to take a nap.
    MamaStuart

    Answer by MamaStuart at 7:50 PM on May. 16, 2011

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