On The Road Again Summer Travel Toys

Skip the iPad for Some of These Creative Toys

By Courtney Daly-Pavone July 4, 2018

The summer vacation season is in full swing, and traveling with little ones is always a challenge.  Long flights, and car trips require lots of goodies to keep them entertained, and when you arrive at your destination you will need toys that provide endless play without bulking up your suitcase. Here are a few items that might help keep your little one tame on your summer journey.

Chalk and Color Doodle Mat from Jaq Jaq Bird is light perfect for travel.  Kids can create art, write, or play games like Tic Tac Toe, and never have to waste paper! You can even roll it up and keep it in your purse and use it as a place mat.  

Retail $14 Visit:

Tired of messy chalk getting all over your child's hands and clothes? Jaq Jaq Bird Butterstix Chalk have zero dust, and come in a rainbow of colors.  They work more like pastels, and the results are amazing! 

Retail $12 Visit:

Kids Made Modern Rock Crayons- Not only will your children marvel at these captivating crayons that resemble rocks, but they can create some unique works of art blending these colors. Leave them in a dish, and they can add flair to a room's decor.  

Retail $4.99 Visit:

Kids Made Modern Comic Book Kit is a dream come true for parents and kids.  It has all the tools for your child to create a comic book whether they're a skilled artist or a novice, the results are amazing.  I was impressed that my son kept busy for three hours straight creating a book on his own.  

Retail $19.99 Visit:

Crayola Funny Faces Zaney Zoo combines art, photography and technology.  Your child can color a mask from the 11-page book, upload it to a smart device, and then see themselves wearing their new creation. There are 250 mask combinations, kids can add audio, and make videos and add special effects to their creations.  

Retail $5.99 Visit:

Colorforms Take Along PJ Masks make a great travel toy.  They can be arranged a number of ways, kids love PJ Masks, it's a quiet toy, and it's the right size for travel. 

Retail $4.99 Visit:

Bon Voyage!