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Ready to hit the road with the kids for summer vacation?   First, here’s the PDF version of my Cooler Packing List.

First you need a good cooler.  The one I linked here is great because it is soft sided, has several pockets, plus two bigger openings.   I have an older version and  like it especially because I can fit a gallon of milk in the large opening . . .  and Luis drinks a lot of milk.

 But that large opening fits so much more!  

Here’s the essentials I add to keep my kids eating on the road: Continue reading