I’m packin’…


My vacation survival trick with the kids is to pack a “Fun Bag”. Inside I have several small, portable games that will keep them occupied in the car, on the plane, in the hotel room, etc. I leave everything packed in it at all times, so that whenever we travel I never have to scramble around looking for stuff to entertain the kiddos. Some things I keep in our Fun Bag: “Rat-a-Tat-Cat” card game, travel-size Simon game, travel-size Connect Four game, Doodle Dice game, Storycubes game. Having these all together is just one of my little tricks to keep my sanity intact on family vacation. What’s in your Fun Bag?

Linda V
Linda is the mom of four children and three grown stepchildren. Previously, Linda worked as a broadcast journalist, as an anchor and correspondent at NBC News and Fox News Channel. She was a working mom with Baby #1, but when she got pregnant with #2, she decided to stay home...
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