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Driving with Kids: How to Avoid a Cataclysm in the Back Seat

by Zach Everson. Posted Nov 11th 2013 11:00 AM
Mother handing toy to children (1-10) travelling in car
There's a time and a place for taking scenic bypasses, eating at out-of-the-way mom and pop restaurants and visiting antique stores in a quest to add to your owl vase collection. And those times and places are not with kids in the back seat.

Road tripping with kids is still possible, of course, and given the costs of traveling via air or space, often necessary as well. Just like flying as a family though, you'll need to retool your approach from your childless days.
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Family Travel Gear: The 8 Most Essential Items

by Celeste Moure. Posted Apr 13th 2011 10:00 AM
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Traveling with kids can be a challenging, to say the least. There are nap times to think of, a seemingly endless supply of snacks to provide and all manner of toys and games to stock up on. With summer vacation around the corner, now is the time to stock up on the right gear and accessories.
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Summer Vacation Ideas: Five Fun Destinations For Everyone

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Mar 17th 2011 03:00 PM
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The kids are out of school, you've got mounting vacation days, or you just need a break: It's summertime and we've got some summer vacation ideas for you. Whether you're a foodie looking for a warm weather lunch fix, a family in desperate need of some sunshine, or a couple looking to get away from it all, there's no better time to plan an escape than summer. So get that planning underway and look into these five fun summer vacation ideas that make everyone happy.
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