You may not initially think that is important, but it is. This is due to the fact that not all shoe companies use the same manufacturing systems and they have different designs. The variations may not be significant among some producers, but the slightest difference can determine how well the shoe fits you. Once you do find a shoe that just seems perfect for you, probably that will not change unless you gain weight, etc.
Saving money. I think this year there will be a trend towards finding ways to save money, whether it be in a retirement fund or your own fund for a rainy day. People are worried about the economy, so will want to have money set back in case of an emergency.
Paper Games – Take along some paper games. The pages can be thrown away after use. You might want to keep a blank game form so that you can stop at a library along your way and make more copies of a popular game.
Most people only think of thrifts as dirty little places full of other people’s unwanted junk. Not true, quite the opposite. Thrift shops are unusual eclectic places, but they’re clean, well-organized and inviting.
Maybe your child isn’t into the cowboy look. Another inexpensive look may be a Wizard with a long cloak, pointy hat and fake beard. Cloth can be found at any inexpensive thrift store or fabric store for just a few dollars a yard. A piece of poster board rolled into a cone shape and covered in fabric would work nicely for a Wizard cap, and wouldn’t be too heavy on the child’s head. A clean, dry, stringy mop head would give the perfect look for a Wizard’s beard. If you choose to add a wand, a yard stick will do. You may also be able to find a small plastic one from a toy store in your location.
Travel Bingo Game: This board game can be bought, but you can make it cheaply yourselves. The square board consists of a bingo-sized grid and in each square of the grid, a picture of something seen along the roadside. It is easy to fitness evolution drawings of road signs on the Internet and print them out on label paper to cut and stick onto the game boards. Pictures of animals and pictures of buildings, vehicles, or popular fast-food chains can also go on the laminated game board. Then each child uses stickers to mark the things they see along the trip, until someone yells “Bingo”.
Roll Up Clothes – You will fit a lot more clothes in the suitcases if you roll each article tightly. Why would you want to pack fabrics that wrinkle, anyway?