As a parent, traveling with children can be very stressful. Keeping the kids entertained, trying to not pack the entire house, trying to not disrupt your child’s schedule all come to mind. Maybe you feel like this….
It doesn’t have to be stressful though. We have some tips and products that will make traveling with kids easier. Jillian Darlington, the founder and CEO of MomCo, is also a parenting expert and demonstrated some of these products on FOX 5 in San Diego. Below is a link to the segment so you can learn more about the products as well.
Disclaimer: Brands don’t pay us to feature their products. If they make this list, they have been tested and we feel that other moms should know about them! Amazon does offer affiliate links to all their products so those are included below. Amazon also usually offers the best prices and shipping and we know that is very important to moms.
Happ Diaper Bags – HAPP Brand Diaper bags are great because they are fashionable and functional. No need for a handbag and diaper bag…these diaper bags act as both. This Vivienne Satchel is designed after a garden tool bag where there is a place for everything. It has seven exterior pockets, so you don’t have to dig to find things and a built in stroller strap. All HAPP diaper bags are treated with Teflon® fabric protector to help repel stains and liquids. $179
Silikids Silicone Straw Tops – You can give any cup a straw top in seconds with Silikids silicon straw tops. It is a silicone top that stretches over and grips the top of any size cup instantly making it spill proof. Perfect for on-the-go or at home. All Silikids products are made from 100% food grade silicone. They offer an alternative to plastic ware and they are easy to use and clean. Set comes with 3 tops and a silicone straw are $8.95.
BumbleBum Inflatable Car Booster Seat – BubbleBum is a portable, lightweight, inflatable car booster seat for children aged between 4-11. It easily deflates and packs away, making it perfect for vacations, rental cars, taxis, coach journeys, school trips or carpooling. $29.99
KidCo Peapod Plus Travel Bed – The Peapod Plus Travel Bed makes sleeping away from home fun for kids. It is a 3.5 pound travel bed folds AND fits into a carry on suitcase! It comes fully assembled with a sleeping pad snapped to the underside of the floor. No further assembly is needed as it can be folded and stored with the sleeping pad fully attached. A large front zipper panel makes access to children easy. Designed for use with children one to five years old and comes with a carry/storage bag. It is great for indoor or outdoor use. $119
KidCo DinePod Portable Highchair – The DinePod is a lightweight portable high chair designed to bring baby to the table to share in family meals and fun time activities. At just over 5 pounds, the DinePod sets up instantly and provides seating indoors and outdoors at home or away. The simple fold and go design makes this a favorite with parents. $59.99
Trunki Ride On Suitcase – Trunki ride on suitcases are a great way to pack your young kids belongings and make traveling a little more fun for them. Children can ride Trunki when tired or be pulled by parents. It can also be shoulder carried. $50-$125
Bag filled with snacks, activities, surprises and iPAD – Last but not least, we recommend bringing a bag full of surprises, snacks and goodies….and of course an iPAD! Got to keep the kids entertained.
We hope some of these products make traveling easier for you and your kids. If you have any other products that you would recommend, please CLICK HERE to Join The Conversation in the MomCo forum. You can also check out some other tips and products that the MomCo moms recommended!