03/11/2013 04:21 pm ET Updated Mar 11, 2013

7 Steps To Surviving A Road Trip With A Toddler

You know what can be fun? Taking a 10-hour road trip with a toddler.

No, seriously. It can be…as long as you’re prepared.

My wife Sarah and I recently took a vacation that brought us from frigid yet cozy Vermont all the way down to Maryland. Accompanying us was our 21-month old, who is admittedly mild-mannered but even still managed to surprise us with how well he handled both the long drive down and the long drive back. Speaking from experience, here’s some tips to make long trips a breeze.

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