What do you do to keep kids occupied on long trips? We will be driving 13 hours to the beach with 7 kids so i need lots of ideas.

by on May. 21, 2012 at 12:58 PM
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momkaribg
by Kari on May. 22, 2012 at 2:56 PM
We have a ds, tablet, leapster

Quoting mrswillie:

hand held video games

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EncinoMomCA
by on May. 28, 2012 at 4:36 PM

We like word games and bingo for the car, long conversations and roll playing i.e. you're grown up and visiting us with your kids! Road trips are the best. Here's a California Road Trip video for you. Enjoy!

powow65
by kimmy on May. 28, 2012 at 5:04 PM
i have NO idea hun! (ipad? Dvd player?) idk?! Um try, www.ehow.com
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malexander2009
by on May. 28, 2012 at 7:12 PM

I have none sorry.

miabelladebra
by New Member on May. 28, 2012 at 7:14 PM

New movies, little surprise goody bags with dollar store stuff, family sing a longs and a no rush attitude that includes stopping on a whim. I drove my kids, alone, to Florida from NY. It's very doable!  Enjoy

hollinicole
by Member on May. 28, 2012 at 7:21 PM
Try to find a play place or park along the way so the kids can run and get the extra engery out. Plan to make stops just to get out of the car and let everyone have some space and fresh air. Get each kid get a small backpack or bag and put some thing in it for them to do along the way. I also hit up the $ store for new toys to bring out along the way when they start to get borad.
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wandep
by Pam on May. 28, 2012 at 7:27 PM

Wow..good luck momma! We usually have nintendos and dvd players.

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