Toddlers & Tiny Travelers

Melissa & Doug Trunki
The greatest travel innovation since the wheelie bag! Trunki allows children to ride their luggage through the airport or train station. This lightweight, durable, carry-on sized suitcase serves as luggage, riding toy, and transport for kids on the go! Why didn’t I think of this?!!! Available from

Skip Hop Zoo Little Kid Luggage
Luggage doesn’t get cuter than this. Impossible! Sized perfectly for carry-ons and overnight trips, Zoo luggage is sturdy enough for everyday use or distant journeys. The detachable shoulder strap adjusts so adults can carry hands-free when little ones get tired. The front zip pocket with mesh divider make it easy to reach smaller items like snacks or books. Check out the entire line for a matching backpack and safety harness! Available from

LittleLife Turtle Wheeled Duffle Bag
LittleLife’s Turtle wheelie duffle is made with high-density nylon fabric; high quality zips and a telescopic handle making it easy for your little one to maneuver. Perfect for taking on a plane or an overnight at grandma’s house, this fun design is sure to be a hit with your junior adventurer! Available from

LittleLife Ladybug Wheeled Duffle Bag
LittleLife’s “Ladybird” wheelie duffle is made with high-density nylon fabric, high quality zips and a telescopic handle making it easy for your little one to maneuver. Perfect for taking on a plane or an overnight at grandma’s house, this cute design is sure to be a hit with your junior adventurer! Available from

Skip Hop Zoo Pack Little Kid Backpack
This cute owlis just one of the 15 adorable designs you can choose from. With a roomy main compartment, mesh bottle pocket, and insulated pouch your little one will have everything they need right there with them. And the padded straps also adjust for maximum comfort. Available from

Toddler Tote
Children will have fun with basic pegging, puzzles, shape recognition, color sorting and more! This Play & Learn toy helps with fine motor skills, counting, shape and color recognition. Available from

Fisher-Price Travel Doodler Pro
We love our Travel Doodler! It is fun for all ages! For mess free drawing {or tic tac toe} on the go, this travel doodler is the same as the classic doodler most of us are used to, just in a smaller package! Available from

Family Finger Puppets
Tell funny stories about your family to your little ones with these Family Finger puppets. And if they are talking have them tell you a story! Finger puppets are known for developing a child’s imagination and creativity! Available from

Touch & Feel Picture Cards
Perfect for helping children develop early language skills, these interactive flash cards reinforce learning through touch. Compact enough to throw in a diaper bag or purse! Available from

Puppettos Theatre Stage
It’s show time! This soft and colorful finger puppet theater includes stage curtains that can be opened and closed and two large pockets for puppet storage. Theater also features a handle for travel! Available from

Color Wonder Mess Free 2-in-1 Art Tote
Kids ages three and older can unleash their creativity anywhere with the Crayola Color Wonder Mess-Free Art Tote. This conveniently unfolds into a handy coloring mat so your child has an instant art studio where ever you go. Since the markers and paint only work with Color Wonder Paper, creating is fun, easy, and mess-free! Available from

Melissa & Doug Reusable Sticker Pads
We love these reusable sticker pads from Melissa & Doug. They work well as window stickers as well and if they loose their stickiness, its easy to get it back- just give the scene a wipe with water and dry the individual stickers well- Good as new! Available from

ALEX® Toys – Young Artist Studio Desk To Go
Ideal for keeping your child busy while you travel, this portable desk fits on your child’s lap (or on an airplane tray table). Two big zippered pockets hold art supplies, small toys, cards, and more, while the desk itself has straps to secure a notebook or activity book. Available from

The Wikki Stix Book of Wiggles, Squiggles & Curlicues
Keep your kiddos occupied with this hands-on interactive board book for ages 3 and up. Each page features an adorable illustration with something missing, to be completed with Wikki Stix. Give Piggy a tail. Add wavy black smoke to the top of the bright red train. Excellent for learning colors, and fine motor skills. Ideal for special needs, too, with heavy board pages that are easy to turn. It’s compact, mess free, and quiet! Available from

FRYE Kids’ Melissa Button {Girls}
I am a firm believer in investing in one or two pair of quality shoes for the kids. This is even more important while traveling. These vintage western FRYE boots are made for walkin’! Both stylish and comfortable these leather boots are a perfect addition to your toddlers travel wardrobe. They can be dressed up or down and worn with many different looks. Available from

See Kai Run Kyle Loafer {Boys}
See Kai Run shoes were my favorite shoes for the boys when they were small. Specially designed for developing feet – the soles are made of extremely flexible rubber, which is great for outdoor use and allows little feet to flex in all the right places! They’re also made of butter-soft leather with a breathable leather lining and padded collars for comfort. See Kai Run shoes are easy to get on and off with Velcro closures to ensure a great fit. Available from