On-the-fly art activities
Taking a toddler on a plane is always a challenge. It doesn't matter if it's a 30-minute flight or 30 hours, your tot is bound to freak out at some point. So pack some extra goodies and do a few on-the-fly art activities everyone will enjoy! Yeah, that's right, put away that iPad and enjoy some locked in flight fun and a bit of family time.
If your kiddo breaks down after 20-minutes of being creative, pull that iPad back out and cuddle up with a movie. But making on-the-fly art is always a great way to have a wonderful time with your tot - and maybe make something fun yourself! And these fun activities hardly take up any room in your carry-on.
(These art activities would also work wonderfully in the car...)
Beaded pipe-cleaner bracelet
In a small plastic bag or lidded container place some colorful beads along with a couple of pipe cleaners. Your child can secure one end by twisting on a bead and then threading the rest. To finish the bracelet, help your