A simple trip to the beach can be hard work when you're not only lugging beach chairs but toddlers, as well. In fact, finding ways to lighten the load is one of the biggest challenges for a day at the beach with tots, according to CafeMoms who sounded off in a survey.
Moms tote about 20 pounds on average! It's such a pain (literally) that nearly 80 percent of beach-going mothers say they make everyone carry something. I've tried that -- it only takes an extra hour or so to actually get where you want to go. Sigh.
With this and other issues in mind, the Daily Buzz Bloggers searched, played with, and tested the best beach gear to make a mom's life easier within a budget she can afford.
Here, the Daily Buzz's Top 10 Beach Gear Picks for taking toddlers to the shore:
1. Disposable swim diapers The overwhelming choice for most moms -- preferred way more than cloth, regular, or reusable swim diapers. About $10 per dozen.Read More »from Top 10 beach trip essentials for kids