Straw Holder Use toothpaste containers to hold straws and to keep them from bending and cracking.

Use a toothbrush holder to hold bendy straws in a diaper bag. I have tried several times to carry bendy straws with me, but they get lost or nasty in the bag! I can't believe I didn't think of this!

Instead of throwing out old cookie sheets spray cookie sheets with chalk board paint. Viola a new toy.

Road Trip Travel Trays

spray cookie sheets or old 9 x with chalk board paint & use for car trays or picnic trays

I've been trying to get this going for a while and start and never finish. Maybe this will help me wrangle my ideas... Pre packed bags for grab and go trips. She has picnic, beach, and bonfire. Great idea!

The Complete Guide to Imperfect Homemaking: Getting Organized for Summer Day Trips - Ready packed bags for summer outings; picnic, beach and bonfire

First Day of Summer Picnic Lunch | [dandee]

First Day of Summer Picnic Lunch Adorable and a super sweet idea for a present

Sewn checker board. I'm thinking car games (just add some velcro or studs)

A fabric travel checkers board is an easy kid craft that also encourages engaging road-trip distraction (as well as easy clean-up). The felt checkers ar.

Food caddy for the kids. Can use at home or in the car. Find them at the Dollar Tree. Very helpful

Genius Food caddy for the kids. Find them at the Dollar Tree.

This game is amazing. And cheap to make... PVC pipe and drill a hole through golf balls.... So easy to make and super fun.

Black Friday 2014 Blongo Ball Complete Game Set from Blongo Family Fun Cyber Monday