Mama bear plops her cubs in a minivan in the hopes of a roadtrip

Look, if a bear can figure out how to open the door of a minivan and get her cubs seated for a ride, I don't think it's too much to ask that she be able to take those kids of hers on a cross-country roadtrip to Disneyland. Hand over the keys. Read the rest

Latch hooking helps my child forget how long we've been in the car

My daughter erupted in smiles when I told her I'd gotten her a few latch hook kits for our upcoming roadtrip.

While I'm sure a Smartphone isn't enough to help my kid stay sane for hours, I'd have given my brother for one. While Angry Birds and Plants vs Zombies won't be enough to entertain her, latch hook surprisingly will!

Buy your own hook! Frequently the kits don't come with them!

I am looking forward to having this 70s style shag heart for our VW Camper, as we go visit some National Parks. WORK FASTER CHILD!

Wonderart Shaggy From The Heart Latch Hook Kit, 12" X 12" via Amazon

6.5in. Wooden Latch Hook Tool via Amazon Read the rest