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Road Trip Hacks for Kids

So, you decided to take a road trip with your family. You packed your bags, planned your route, and now are thinking of last minute things you may have forgotten. Luckily, you ended up here. In this post, we go over a few last minute hacks for your road trip. Keep your kids safe, entertained, and not whining about being hungry! Check out our list below!



Sparkle Bottles

To make these, you have to find the right ratios for you… but here are the ingredients:


1 Plastic Bottle

1 Bottle of Glue (Clear)

1 Bottle of Colored Glitter Glue

3 Different Kinds of Glitter

Food Coloring


Boil water in a medium saucepan

Pour the right amount into a glass jar, or a plastic bottle

Add some Clear Glue to thicken up the mixture. Stir for 1 minute.

Add Glitter Glue to give it some more texture and some glitter. Stir for 1 minute.

Add different kinds of glitter and food coloring. Stir until it’s all mixed up.

If the mixture is too watery, try adding more Clear or Glitter Glue.




Make a list of things you would see out the window. Print it out on a piece of paper and use a highlighter to mark off the ones you see. Use the list below as a starting point:

Blue Car


Person Running

Walking a dog



Big Truck


Police Car



Trail Mix Macro

Mix the below ingredients in a large bowl, and then divide them up into some smaller plastic bags.

Sweet Trail Mix

Mix small pretzels

Cheerios or Fruit Loops


Chocolate Raisins

Mini Marshmallows


Dip Pack




Smooth Peanut Butter


Written by Max, a marketing assistant for Superior Honda, a new and used Honda dealership in Louisiana.

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