How to Survive Summer Road Trips with Kids
Short of barricading the back seat with a wall of DVDs and video games, is there anything parents can do to make road trips more pleasant? Absolutely, says Tom R. Crosby, vice president of communication for AAA Carolinas – road trips should be enjoyed, not endured. "Parents should consider the trip a part of their vacation, and not just an ordeal between point A and point B," he says.
Surviving Road Trips by Age:
> Toddler/Preschool: Schedule Sync
> Elementary Years: Fun and Games
> Teen Years: Connections to Go
Malia Jacobson is a freelance writer and mom of two.