Road trips are a great American past time, but they also can be murder on a child’s patience. Fortunately, technology has made the summer road trip quite a bit more bearable as music, videos and games have become increasingly portable over the years.
In fact, with these five kid-friendly apps running on a tablet or smartphone, you may never again have to hear those dreaded four words: “are we there yet?”
Younger children will be thrilled to get to karaoke their favorite road trip song with the Wheels on the Bus app, while older kids are sure to settle down when presented with their favorite TV shows thanks to the DirectTV app. These apps can even help in cars equipped with backseat entertainment systems as it allows one child the opportunity to watch their favorite film while the other plays on an app.
Original Source – Lifespy
Current research shows that some of the most commonly used and seemingly positive phrases we use with kids are actually quite destructive: 5 Things To Stop Saying to Your Kids and What to Say Instead