Category Archives: Travel & Outings

Make Any BINGO Board

BINGO is a fun game, and an incredible learning tool. From travel bingo, to chores bingo, to spelling bingo, you can make any kind of bingo board you need with The Trip Clip. There are many different ways you can … Continue reading

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A Secret Message Grocery List

Keeping kids going on a trip to the grocery store can be a real challenge. In fact, this problem is what inspired me to create The Trip Clip in the first place! I found that planning ahead and working to … Continue reading

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10 Road Trip Tips For Families with Grade Schoolers

Last summer our family took a 3 week road trip from Seattle to Chicago and back again. Here are our top 10 best tips and tricks: 1. Kid Photographers: Get them to use those iPod and iPad screens to appreciate … Continue reading

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Week 6: Learning Through Drawing

Week 6: Learning Through Drawing This is something I may need more than my kids.  Whenever we sit down together to draw, I get immediate drawer’s block.  That’s a thing.  Really. Seriously, though, there’s something about staring at that blank page that … Continue reading

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30 Secret Message Puzzles & Riddles

Secret Message Puzzles (or Cryptograms) are great for teaching problem solving that helps in math, science, and computer programming. And they’re super fun, too! These 30 puzzles all have plenty of hints to get new puzzlers started on this fun … Continue reading

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13 Ways to Make Grocery Shopping with Kids Less Torturous. Or maybe even fun.

Alissa from Bounceback Parenting wrote a great blog post about how to survive grocery shopping with her three kids. #2 on her list was to make a grocery list for your kids. Here’s what she had to say: 2. Make … Continue reading

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Pre-Teen Travel Pack: 15 Free Activity Pages

These activity pages are great for keeping kids entertained and even learning a little something when you’re traveling. You can print them as is for free, or edit them to make them harder or easier or just simply print more! Here are all … Continue reading

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Apriendo en la Tienda de Comestibles: 10 Actividadas Gratuitas

You can learn at the grocery store – in Spanish! Many of The Trip Clip® activities allow full customization, which means you can easily make them in any language you want. Whether Spanish is your native language, or you want … Continue reading

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Christmas Activity Pages: Coloring, Crossword, Word Search, and Cryptograms

This Christmas-themed activity book lets kids practice hand-eye coordination, handwriting, spelling, and problem solving. There are 2 coloring pages, a crossword puzzle with picture clues, 2 word search puzzles and 2 cryptogram riddles, both at two difficulty levels. You can print them … Continue reading

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30 Beginner Secret Message Puzzles & Riddles

Secret Message Puzzles (or Cryptograms) are great for teaching problem solving that helps in math, science, and computer programming. And they’re super fun, too! These 30 puzzles are all at the beginner level to help young kids learn the rudimentary … Continue reading

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