It’s summertime, which means families everywhere are going to want to take advantage of the great weather and travel! Whether you’re riding in a plane, a train, or an automobile, you’ll want to make sure the youngest members of your family have something to keep them occupied.
That’s why we’ve collected five of our favorite toys that are compact and stimulating enough to keep kids focused and behaved while they’re stuck in their seat. Hopefully these car toys & games will keep the inevitable inquiries of “Are we there yet?” to a minimum!
1. Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty
Tins of Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty comes in a couple different sizes, and they’re made of durable metal that’s perfect for packing and carrying around. If your kids – or even you – are feeling fidgety, simply mess around with some Thinking Putty for a while to keep those hands busy! It also comes in a variety of colors and scents – fun!
2. Crayola Crayons, Markers, & More
Keeps kids occupied on the go by letting them color and draw with Crayola! Crayola products are washable and non-toxic, so they’re kid-friendly and perfect for traveling. Break out the paper pads and coloring books, and let kids’ imaginations run wild!
3. Games & Puzzles
There are so many compact, easy-to-play games that are easy for kids to enjoy on the go – from card games, to puzzles and more! So, be sure to pack some simple games and puzzles along for the ride!
4. Baby Shark
Baby Shark is a thing that kids everywhere undeniably can’t get enough of! Luckily, there are plush toys, interactive books, and more that kids can carry around with them wherever they go. If they’re watching the video on repeat while traveling, just be sure they’re wearing headphones.
Please. Don’t forget the headphones.
Squishmallows are so soft and cuddly, you really need to experience them in person to believe it! Since they’re so squishably soft, they’re the perfect travel companions for kids! They’re perfect for cuddles and can even be used as a pillow when the going gets sleepy.