Toddler Holiday Travel Items

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Toddler holiday travel items are a must when preparing for any type of travelling throughout the year.

I’ve put together our top 10 toddler approved travel items with as a Haute mom. In recognition of THM’s last post. This time of year is travel galore. If you didn’t know we’re going to DISNEY WORLD. Mind you I’m a twenty something year old wife who has been to Florida and Disney World two times already. I have only been to Magic Kingdom so this time we are doing four parks. There’s just something about going to Disney when your children are little. The excitement a parent has. Seeing the look on your child’s face in indescribable. I went through something similar while visiting Thomasland in Edvaville, Ma last Summer. Once we went to dinosaur land it was a wrap.

Since my son is an only child we try to do so many things with him. Once we expand our family it will be harder to travel with a couple of kids under 10. Especially, when it comes to flying.

I’m not saying this because I’m his mom but I have one smart child. He remembers things I would never have though a three-year old would look back on. Especially at those times you’ll try to disregard what your child is saying so you don’t have to go through a full-blown tantrum. Nope off to preschool he goes. Then once he gets home it’s the same thing. Can I ever win.

Below I have listed THM’s top ten toddler approved items you can’t forget.

  1. Fire Kids Edition Tablet: I got one for my son when he turned three and he loved it. First off this tablet comes with a drop proof case. I can’t tell you how many times he’s dropped this thing. Secondly, it comes with a two-year guarantee. Having a toddler can mean accidents. It also comes with Amazon Free time. Basically you cater the content to their age. The best part it’s mostly education wise. When you set it up you do need to create your own profile. Which this also works. Once they age out of using the Free Time it turns into a regular tablet under their profile. You can even time Free time which is great. We did only get the 16GB. I suggest either purchasing an SD card to insert for more space or purchase one with more GB.
  2. Minion Headphones: My house will always Minion Mayhem. My son was 1 1/2 when he started to obsess over them. These go great with the Kindle Fire.
  3. Dinosaur ABC Coloring Book: This is the neatest book. In our dinosaur gift guide post I had talked about my son knowing almost every kind of dinosaur. This coloring book can definitely help him out.
  4. Washable Crayons: You don’t want to have the freak accident the one time your toddler decides to color on something other than paper it’s not at home.
  5. Twistable Crayons: Crayons aren’t for everyone. In our household or even around dinnertime at a restaurant crayons get broken intentionally within the first five minutes. My son hasn’t figured out these are crayons yet so its a win for us.
  6. Pampers Easy Ups: If your toddler isn’t potty trained you can’t forget these.
  7. Huggies Clutch: Of course you need wipes if you’re using any type of diaper or pull ups. I will say I love the huggies clutch. Its super compact so I always throw it in my purse. 
  8. Dino Neck Pillow: There’s about nine different characters but Rex is Avery’s favorite.
  9. Amazon Gift Card: If you are taking a tablet or Ipad along with you my best bet is you don’t want to pay for those movies on a plane or kids fighting over what movie to watch. Purchase a gift card and just rent a few movies from the Kindle store. The Kindle app works great on Ipad’s too.
  10. Throw Blanket: Even though were going to FL you never know how it will be like on the airplane.

26 Comments

  1. December 1, 2016 / 4:59 PM

    Love the crayons and coloring book. They will definitely make the kids busy.

    One Awesome Momma

    • Jalisa
      December 1, 2016 / 5:57 PM

      I loved it. It is so cute. Each page has the name of each dinosaur ;).

  2. Stef @ Crafty Christian
    December 1, 2016 / 6:30 PM

    Traveling with kids is so rough, this is a great list!

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 3:36 AM

      Oh my. Yes they are. Especially when they still have avid tantrums

  3. December 1, 2016 / 6:54 PM

    Great picks! We haven’t traveled with all 3 kids in a year. But these are some of the things we make sure to have on hand!

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 3:37 AM

      Thank you.

  4. sahmplus
    December 2, 2016 / 12:31 AM

    We LOVE our Fire Kids Edition tablet! Games and books in electronic form means we can pack a little lighter!

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 3:38 AM

      I knew I made a great choice when I purchased my sons.

  5. December 2, 2016 / 2:31 AM

    My 4 year old requested “ear speakers” (headphones) from Santa this year. Good ideas!

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 3:39 AM

      Thank you ๐Ÿ˜‰

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 3:40 AM

      Great. Its a great guide.

  6. December 2, 2016 / 3:31 AM

    This is a great list. When we go on longer road trips we use all of these, well except the tablet since we don’t have one, but for the rest they are definitely a must for long road trips!

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 3:40 AM

      ๐Ÿ˜‰ Thank you.

  7. Growing up zee
    December 2, 2016 / 3:25 PM

    I love the kindle for road trips too!

    • Jalisa
      December 2, 2016 / 4:01 PM

      They are a lifesaver lol

  8. December 3, 2016 / 5:56 AM

    I love the kindle! Seriously love that I can use it anywhere! The apps on Freetime are great too! My toddler loves it!

    • Jalisa
      December 3, 2016 / 2:27 PM

      Free time is amazing ๐Ÿ˜‰

  9. December 4, 2016 / 2:27 AM

    IM so jealous that you’ve been to Disney world twice lol, I hope we can go when the boys get a little older. I will save this list for when we travel next year.

    • Jalisa
      December 4, 2016 / 2:28 AM

      Lol. Every time I went I only have gone to Magic Kingdom. This time we want to at least go to 2 parks.

  10. December 4, 2016 / 5:07 PM

    Great picks! My oldest has the Fire and he loves it. I’m thinking of getting one for the twins in about a year. Need those Minion head phones and the neck pillow is so cute.

    • Jalisa
      December 4, 2016 / 7:12 PM

      Thanks ๐Ÿ™‚

  11. December 6, 2016 / 2:55 AM

    These are all such wonderful ideas! I especially like the minion headphones…adorable!!

    • Jalisa
      December 6, 2016 / 3:19 AM

      Thanks. Definitely for a kid ๐Ÿ˜‚

    • Jalisa
      December 7, 2016 / 5:35 AM

      Travel items for any toddler.

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