Audoibooks help make long boring car rides more fun!

Stock up on the best audiobooks for family road trips! This summer take audiobooks on your travels with a FREE trial from our partner Audible. My kids have been listening to audiobooks since about they time they were born. I love to read but I hate reading aloud.[…]

Play a fun version of an “I Spy” game with this printable camping game! Perfect for rainy days or long road trips, this I Spy game will includes everything you need for camping fun. Every summer for the past three years we have taken our family to camp[…]

Keep the entire family entertained with these 10 fun road trip games!  Put away the electronics and enjoy the scenery while having fun and even learning something new. This post contains affiliate links. I love going on road trips. I could meander along a highway for hours. I[…]

The Kia Soul EV is an affordable electric car for families with kids! Find out how to charge it, how much it costs, and how it works for a family.

Wondering if an electric car is right for your family? Check out the Kia Soul EV!   I recently had the opportunity to drive a 2015 Kia Soul EV courtesy of Kia and DriveShop.   I actually own a Kia Soul and love it.  My husband and I[…]

Need snacks for traveling this summer? Our summer road trips typically include quick convenience store stops and fast food chain drive thru’s.  But with some easy pre-planning,  pack and provide healthy snacks for travel.  Here are just 6 travel snack ideas that are not only good for you, but filling and[…]

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#DropShopAndOil #CollectiveBias Plan a family road trip to Utah’s national parks – all 5 of them in about 5 days!  From camping to hiking, if you love the outdoors this is a[…]

This post brought to you by TownePlace Suites by Marriott®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Spend more time having fun while on vacation, and less time trying to find what you need, with these travel organization tips for families. When I[…]

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Car games help kids occupied on long (or short) road trips! This free printable bingo game will be a hit with little boys as they keep an eye peeled to find the cars, trains, trucks and airplanes on their bingo cards. I’m so excited to be participating in[…]

This post brought to you by Cooper Tire. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you spend a lot of time in your car? Up until this past fall, we only owned one vehicle so I spent a lot of time at home. I got a little stir crazy[…]