Sanity Savers: 7 Things to Pack when Traveling with Kids

Photo by: Amy Heinz
Pack Layers
Though the forecast may be tropical heaven, airports, planes, and hotel lobbies can be cold. Be sure to bring along some warmth. (Or visa versa.)
Related: 6 things ... more 
Photo by: Amy Heinz
Pack Layers
Though the forecast may be tropical heaven, airports, planes, and hotel lobbies can be cold. Be sure to bring along some warmth. (Or visa versa.)
Related: 6 things every parent should know before traveling with a baby less 
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Mon, Mar 18, 2013 1:38 PM EDT
Any parent knows that traveling with kids -- especially babies -- is difficult. You never know how a change in time zone, climate, or just general location will affect your kids. Traveling often disrupts your kid's eating and sleeping schedule, which makes them fussier and harder to manage than usual. But don't worry, rookies, there are a ton of things you can do to make the transition easier on your kids and you -- and it's as easy as packing a few essential products! After seven years of traveling with little ones, I've learned to pack smart. It didn't come easy, but here are my tried and true tips for packing baby for a trip. - By Amy Heinz



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