road trip with kids...so smart! Lots of good ideas with this link.

How to Prepare for a Road Trip & Keeping Kids Entertained(dollar store finds)

smart...kids pantry - kids dishes, snacks, and storage, so they can be independent and helpful in the kitchen.

Temporary draw-on tattoo for child safety during amusement park, zoo trips and vacation

Fun way to pack children's snacks for car trips!

Perfect for road trips, helps keep your car clean. Find them at the dollar store.

Cover trampoline springs with pool noodles, safer and looks more fun! this is an awesome idea

Ill have to remember this site one day!This is a really good blog for first time moms!! She pretty much hits on everything (even the parts nobody tells you, but you really should know)

A cereal container is the perfect no-spill trash can. | 29 Simple Road Trip Hacks You Need To Know

Such a smart idea! Small Tupperware container- perfect so the kids can still roll dice without them going all over the place.

idea: buy a photo album when you're child/grandchild is born and put $20 in each slot every month. when they graduate (high school or college), give them the photo album as a gift (20*52*18 = over $18000)

Old baby wipes container for long trips with kids. Pack a box of snacks for each kid or lil entertainment boxes.

A fort using a hula hoop... smart

Road Trip Binder for Kids! What a great idea! This blog even has links for FREE printables :)

PVC playhouse, just add sheets!

cool use for outgrown crib, workspace / desk area for kids

Tap shoes. Simple, fun distraction on rainy days.

Book holder for the car :) The pockets were cut to 8x9in. with a felt backing. I made all 4 pockets, then topstitched them onto a 11x30in solid panel of felt (front and back) that was sewn top and sides. I overlapped the pockets about 3 inches. Inserted a piece of cardboard into the solid panel and then finished the last side. Add straps, and done!

Converse 'Street' Mid Sneaker (Toddler, Little Kid & Big Kid) | Nordstrom

Tips for Road Trips: Snacks in clear plastic containers