Flight of the Family: 8 Ways to Entertain Your Kids at the Airport

Photo by: Nadia Carriere
Use the Moving Sidewalk
Watching my son's expression brought me into a state of uncontrollable laughter. He just stood there. In shock. The sidewalk ended and he fussed until... more 
Photo by: Nadia Carriere
Use the Moving Sidewalk
Watching my son's expression brought me into a state of uncontrollable laughter. He just stood there. In shock. The sidewalk ended and he fussed until we went on the next one. Over and over and over again, just standing there in awe.
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Thu, Jan 17, 2013 4:40 PM EST
As a family we travel A LOT. Last year my son flew with me no less than 20 times and has been doing so since he was just 5 weeks old. Personally I find traveling gets even more challenging as they begin to walk, run, and grab onto any interesting object in their reach. Last year after a couple of trips and layovers, I discovered several tricks that helped to keep my son busy and happy while maintaining my own sanity. Depending on which airport you are flying in or out of, you can usually work with their amenities and your own gear to keep your kids happy. Here are 8 ways to entertain your kids at the airport. - By Nadia Carriere



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