Along with turkey, Pilgrims and pumpkin pie, Thanksgiving also conjures images of a family road trip to grandma’s house. According to AAA, more than 40 million Americans will travel at least 50 miles this Thanksgiving, and nine out of ten holiday travelers will be driving. You can bet that a lot of the cars on the road that week will have antsy kids in the back. That’s why I started this list of ten family road trip products you need now. These unique finds will help make your Thanksgiving road trip run more smoothly and be more stress free than you ever thought possible. Seriously. But, this is just a start! We’re looking for families everywhere to share their tips for traveling with babies and kids from toddlers to teens in the comments below!

Feed your baby on-the-go without worrying about making a mess, with the Silicone Feeding Spoon by Marcus and Marcus. The silicone containers hold up to 3 ounces of baby food and dispense one bite at a time. The BPA-free, PVC-free and phthalate-free product can be safely warmed directly with hot water or a microwave oven. The hygienic stand-up base keeps the spoon from rolling over or touching any surface…the handle keeps it elevated when resting. MSRP: $10.00. Available online at