Allison is on maternity leave, so in the meantime, the staff here at FE will be posting some guest posts until she gets back.
Family vacations are usually a blast, but getting to your destination can be tough when you are traveling with little ones.
It's imperative that you are prepared for boredom and temper tantrums with activities and snacks to tide your kids over until you get to where you're going.
Check out this printable booklet of games that you can take with you in the car, on the plane, or any other mode of transportation. All you need is a pencil, and you're child can be entertained for a large chunk of your trip:
Pencil and Paper Travel Games.
Do you parents out there have any other suggestions for keeping your kids occupied during long trips? Games? Snacks? Rewards? What tricks do you have up your sleeves?