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37 Winter Car Essentials for Road Emergency Kit (Checklist)

For many, the holidays are a busy time for travel. The winter holidays can be especially tricky if you’re driving to visit family. Through our years of family holiday visits, we’ve learned to pack a few winter car essentials to help keep us safe on our winter road trip. Consider this your winter car survival …

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How to Pack for a Road Trip + Packing List (2023)

One of the quintessential vacations is the classic road trip. If you’re getting ready to hit the road, you’re probably needing a road trip packing list and some tips for how to pack your car. After taking dozens of road trips over the years, here are my expert tips for things to bring on a …

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37 BEST Road Trip Essentials You Need to Pack in 2023

Are you getting ready to pack your car for your next road trip adventure? There are some important road trip essentials you’ll want to bring on the trip. Our family has been on a lot of road trips, including an annual multi-day trip from Seattle to Edmonton, Alberta, and driving from Seattle to California. Over …

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Easy Tips for How to Plan a Trip with Google Maps (Photos)

I’m sure many of us have used Google Maps to get directions to drive somewhere. But did you know that it’s a great way to plan your trips? You can plan a road trip with Google Maps, routing to points along the way and seeing traffic. But, you can also create a custom Google map …

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7 Road Trip Outfits to Look Cute and Be Comfortable

Getting ready for an upcoming getaway and wondering what to wear on a road trip? Take the guesswork out of that question and use my guide for comfort and style while traveling by car. Plus, I’m sharing 7 road trip outfits that will help you stay comfy while looking cute! Our family has taken so …

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7 Essential Winter Road Trip Tips to Keep You Safe

This post is sponsored by Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Driving in a cold-weather climate this winter? I’m sharing my winter road trip tips along with some tips from the experts at Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book that will help if you’re traveling and even if you’re staying close to …

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How Does the Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro Perform on a Road Trip?

Thank you to Toyota for loaning us the 2020 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro for our trip. Our family recently took the Toyota 4Runner on a road trip in Washington State. We traveled around Olympic National Park and Mt. Rainier for a week. Here’s how the SUV performed for our family and how it worked for …

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The Best Road Trips in the USA (For Each State!)

There’s a reason there are songs written about America being beautiful. From sea to shining sea there are so many scenic spots across the entire country. Here are some of the best road trips in the USA in every state. Plan a trip nearby, or perhaps you’ll plan an epic US road trip and hit …

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Printable Road Trip Games for Kids – License Plate, Bingo, I Spy…

Getting ready for a road trip and looking for some printable road trip games for your kids? I’m sharing a printable games pack that includes eight fun games for kids to play in the car. NOTE: You’ll find the sign-up box for the packet towards the end of this post. Once you add your email …

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