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Our Top Air Travel Planning Tips

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Among our hints: Book early for good seats, order kids' meals when you make your reservation, stuff your carry-on for every contingency, and more.

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Teaching Your Kids How to Pack

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Encourage your kids to think of mix-and-match outfits for various activities, just as they do when dressing paper dolls.

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Packing With (and for) Kids

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Like so much of your family vacation, packing is a balancing act — in this case between including everything you need and making sure you can actually lift your bags. No matter where you're headed, this checklist should cover most of the essentials.

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Keep Your First-Aid Kit Handy

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There's no such thing as a vacation from minor injuries and ailments, so a well-stocked first-aid kit is essential to have on hand.

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Minutes to Memories: On the Road to Family Fun

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With three little ones, getting on a plane and managing the mayhem has become something of a science in our house. Over the last seven years (and multiple family trips) I have learned how to minimize meltdowns and make getting there actually fun!

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