For most families, summer means road-trips, and that can mean bored kids wanting to stop every ten miles and complaining the whole way. How on earth will you keep your kids occupied? No worries! I’ve traveled from Michigan to the west coast with kids twice, and lived to tell! Here’s my list of 7 ways to keep your kids occupied and happy on a road trip…
1. Junie B. Jones Books
Price: $4.99 each at amazon.com
What little girl doesn’t relate to Junie B. Jones, a precocious kindergartener (then first-grader)? These short chapter books document all of the drama of a girl her age, from losing a tooth, to almost being a flower girl, to kindergarten graduation. Choose a few of these (there are more than 30 of them!) and keep your little one occupied!