The Traveling Family

Category: Travel

Unexpected Ways To Use Your Snack & Play Travel Tray

You bought your kid a Snack & Play Travel Tray and they love using it in the car, train, and plane.

But did you know there are so many more ways to use your tray?

We’ve found and been told of lots of fun and interesting ways to use the Snack & Play Travel Tray (and 2.0) and we’re excited to share our top five favorite uses with you! Continue reading

Five Must Haves For Your Travel Emergency Kit

Travel safety is at the forefront of any parent’s mind.

Just think about it: how much time do you spend in the car with your kids?

On an average week, between driving them to and from school and activities, to friends’ houses, and to visit family, I probably spend a good 8 hours a week in the car with my kids.

That’s a lot of car time.

Ninety-nine percent of the time, everything will be fine. Every so often there are things that happen, no matter how careful we are. Accidents happen. You will run out of gas. You will get lost.

A tire will blow on the interstate and you’ll be stranded there with a toddler for a few hours waiting for roadside assistance (ask me how I know).

Last week on our way home from school, someone made an illegal left hand turn and the car behind us had to swerve violently to miss our van as well as the left turner. It was scary, and close, and got me thinking:

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Creative Ways To Save Money For Travel

Have you ever wanted to take a trip and put it off because of cost?

Travel is one of the most priceless gifts you can give yourself and your family and definitely not something you should put off due to funds!

Now, don’t reach for the credit cards! You can save money for travel and pay for it in full in cash!

By following these easy and creative tips, you can save for any type of trip you can dream up.
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Safe Travels: Three Tips on Making Travel With Your Kids Safe and Fun

As a children’s accessory company, we are passionate about kids – and their safety!

We know that as parents, your number one priority is keeping your children safe. At Star Kids Products, our mission is to create travel accessories that are fun and safe for your children to use.

There are several steps you can take to maximize your children’s safety while traveling. We’d like to take this opportunity to share with you three ways to do just that!travelsafely Continue reading

The Perfect Christmas Gift: Adventure vacations for the Family

This guest post was submitted by Helen Childs and may contain affiliate links submitted by the author.

Are you looking to liven up the Christmas stocking this year? Go big and give your family a getaway they’ll remember for a lifetime – a vacation full of adventure that everyone, from young children to grandparents, can get involved in. You don’t have to stick to the same old, same old family breaks. Push the boat out this year and plan a vacation that offers a little bit of everything, including quality family time.
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