8 tips for traveling with baby

8 Tips for Traveling with Baby

Our “baby” turns 10 years old this weekend (WHAT?!? How did that happen?!?), so I haven’t actually traveled with a baby in almost a decade. To get good advice from someone who is there, I enlisted the help of my friend Amy. Amy and her husband John have three kids, ages 9, 8, and 7 months. She is smart, kind, …

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Boredom Busters

Anyone who has ever taken a car trip with a kid knows that after a while, everyone is ready to be done. Here are some ways to kill time in the car that my kids will vouch for:

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The ultimate playlist for a road trip through Texas.

Texas Playlist

When we’re driving through various states, I like to have songs specific to that place. Texas is one of the easiest states to create a playlist for because: a) lots of songs have been written about it, b) many talented musicians hail from Texas, and c) I grew up here, listening to artists sing its praises.

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Bearing Gifts

We love the holidays. But, they wouldn’t be the same without traveling to see family. We usually visit family over Thanksgiving and stay at our house for Christmas, so I have made it my goal for a few years to have all the gifts for my long-distance relatives bought and wrapped by the time we leave at the end of …

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The ultimate family road trip playlist.

Road Trip Playlist

What’s more fun than having a soundtrack for your trip? Not only is it a great way to fill the car with music, it is an opportunity to introduce your kids to artists they might not be familiar with. Here is a compilation of great music to listen to as you hit the road:

Robin DufilhoRoad Trip Playlist