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The 2 Hour Car Seat Rule: When Does It End?

When traveling with a baby the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that you take your baby out of the car seat every 2 hours, but when can you start doing longer drives? When a baby is older than 6 months and has full head control, talk to your pediatrician about longer stretches in the car…

How To Road Trip With a Baby

Can Babies Go On Road Trips? How To Travel With A Baby

Traveling with a baby is challenging, but road trips can be a low stress way to vacation as a family.  Babies should be taken out of the car seat every 2 hours and it is recommended that an adult sit next to the baby to monitor their breathing and comfort. Consider packing a small white…

10 Hour Road Trip with a Baby

Can I Do a 10 Hour Road Trip With a Baby? 3 Ways To Plan 

Plan to stop frequently and enjoy the journey.  A ten hour road trip is possible with a baby, just plan to stop every 2 hours and get out of the car to change and feed the baby. Plan to split the driving up over two days, or plan a long afternoon break. Be flexible and…

Road Trip with a 5 Month Old

Road Trip with a 5 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Road trips are great family vacations, and traveling with a baby makes for a great first trip.  Be sure that your baby’s car seat is correctly installed and pack diapers, extra outfits, bibs and diaper rash cream and keep them in easy reach. When you are on a long trip with a baby, plan to…

Road Trip with a 4 Month Old

Road Trip with a 4 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Some babies love riding in the car and they fall asleep every time while some babies may cry. Planning a trip with a baby can be difficult, but road trips are one of the most flexible ways to travel.  Four month old babies can be great road trip buddies. Plan to stop more frequently, about…

Road Trip Tips for a 6 Month Old

Road Trip With a 6 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Traveling with a baby is a new adventure! Driving allows you to be flexible and keep the baby as comfortable as possible.  Road trips are a great way to vacation with a 6 month old. Be sure to have an adult sit next to the baby to monitor their breathing and comfort. Take breaks every…

How Often To Stop with a 3 Month Old

Road Trip With a 3 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Traveling with a 3 month old will be different than traveling alone, but it is my favorite way to travel with my babies.  3 month olds can enjoy road trips with an adult seated next to them to be sure they are safe and comfortable. Plan to stop every two hours and take the baby…

How to prepare your body for a road trip

How to Prepare Your Body for a Road Trip: A 5 Day Plan 

Plan to hydrate, rest and walk in the days leading up to a long road trip. Eat a healthy diet with plenty of fiber and visit your doctor if possible. Plan stops to ensure that you get plenty of time to walk around and change positions.  No matter your age or health status there are…

Packing List for a Baby on a Road Trip

Packing for a Baby on a Road Trip: With Handy List

Road trips are a great way to travel with a baby because you have the flexibility to pack everything you need and change plans at any moment.  These are the essentials and the luxury items that will make your trip with baby smooth and comfortable.  The Packing List for a Road Trip with a Baby…

Road Trip in a Jeep

Are Jeep Wranglers Good For A Road Trip? Pros and Cons

Jeep fans can enjoy great off-road capabilities of their Jeep in new places when they take their Jeeps on a road trip.  Jeeps are compact and fit everywhere, however based on the configuration of the Jeep and your tires it may be a rough ride. Plan to use your Jeep off-road and to explore away…

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The 2 Hour Car Seat Rule: When Does It End?

When traveling with a baby the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that you take your baby out of the car seat every 2 hours, but when can you start doing longer drives? When a baby is older than 6 months and has full head control, talk to your pediatrician about longer stretches in the car…

How To Road Trip With a Baby

Can Babies Go On Road Trips? How To Travel With A Baby

Traveling with a baby is challenging, but road trips can be a low stress way to vacation as a family.  Babies should be taken out of the car seat every 2 hours and it is recommended that an adult sit next to the baby to monitor their breathing and comfort. Consider packing a small white…

10 Hour Road Trip with a Baby

Can I Do a 10 Hour Road Trip With a Baby? 3 Ways To Plan 

Plan to stop frequently and enjoy the journey.  A ten hour road trip is possible with a baby, just plan to stop every 2 hours and get out of the car to change and feed the baby. Plan to split the driving up over two days, or plan a long afternoon break. Be flexible and…

Road Trip with a 5 Month Old

Road Trip with a 5 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Road trips are great family vacations, and traveling with a baby makes for a great first trip.  Be sure that your baby’s car seat is correctly installed and pack diapers, extra outfits, bibs and diaper rash cream and keep them in easy reach. When you are on a long trip with a baby, plan to…

Road Trip with a 4 Month Old

Road Trip with a 4 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Some babies love riding in the car and they fall asleep every time while some babies may cry. Planning a trip with a baby can be difficult, but road trips are one of the most flexible ways to travel.  Four month old babies can be great road trip buddies. Plan to stop more frequently, about…

Road Trip Tips for a 6 Month Old

Road Trip With a 6 Month Old: Is It Possible?

Traveling with a baby is a new adventure! Driving allows you to be flexible and keep the baby as comfortable as possible.  Road trips are a great way to vacation with a 6 month old. Be sure to have an adult sit next to the baby to monitor their breathing and comfort. Take breaks every…