Roll up blanket.tie a wide ribbon to secure both ends and make a strap. Kids carried their own through security. Can use in a variety of ways on the plane for sleeping comfort. Worked SO well on our redeye flight. So grateful! (Great for car rides too!
Setting Yourself Up For Successfully Traveling with a Preschooler. If you've got a road trip coming up this post offers some great tips on how to keep your preschooler happy, fed and occupied on long car trips!
The Fun Cheap or Free Queen: How to survive a road trip with two babies by yourself.roadtrip tricks, tips, and creative ideas! (plus link within the site to more tips from a trip w/ slightly older kids)