Shoe-Box Guitar -- Consider this old-fashioned geetar a much needed break from Rock Band. (You might want to start saving the rubber band that wraps your daily newspaper, by the way.) Click on pix for full description on how to make Shoe-Box Guitar.
Car Travel Games & Tips for Toddlers. The main thing to keep in mind with toddlers is to plan a stop every 2-3 hours to let them get out and stretch their legs. Sometimes those car seats can be pretty hard to sit in for several hours in a row, so give them a little break as needed. Here's a list of ideas to keep them busy and happy on the road.
Keep kids busy in the car on road trips by giving them a Travel Journal. They can record their memories from the trip. If they are not old enough, have Mom, Dad, or someone capable of writing add a caption under a picture they drew.