You know, the days where you’d play “the alphabet game” from the back seat between bathroom breaks at the highway pit stops? My parents used to load our car for full on cross country trips. And while my most recent road trip was just a mere two-hour jaunt up the coast to Santa Barbara, but it still got me thinking: road trips aren’t that different from relocation–except that it’s only a one-way trip. My family moved quite a bit. From both sides of Florida to Maryland to Michigan–and eventually on my own to California. And every single move involved road tripping across the country, winding our way across mountains and valleys.
And so, here’s a list of things that might help the family make a long trip seem less arduous. To keep your kids entertained during those long hours, and the detours less frequent.
Road Trip Packing Checklist
Updated from an article found here.
FOOD & FUN
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