Traveling is stressful. Throw in smooshed crayons, spilled snacks, a temper tantrum, plus 10 bathroom breaks and you could very well overheat before you even get to where you’re heading. But with a little pre-planning you might be able to head off at least one temper tantrum and keep the kids in snack-happy land (not sure what the answer is to all the potty breaks – when you have to go, you have to go!) Scroll through all the tips below and see if anything is of help. And don’t be afraid to leave your thoughts and own tried-and-true travel tips in the comments. We all have to help each other out.