Top 10 Tips to Keep Toddlers Busy on the Plane
Flying with toddlers can be both exciting and challenging for parents. As young explorers, toddlers are full of energy and curiosity, making it essential to keep them engaged and entertained during long flights.
In this blog, I'll share ten effective tips to ensure a smooth and enjoyable travel experience with your little ones. Plus, we have an exclusive offer for you – the Ultimate Travel Kit by Kooshy Kids. Read on to discover how this kit can be your secret weapon for stress-free flights!
1. Create Mini Masterpieces
Encourage your toddler's creativity by packing a small art kit with crayons, stickers, and coloring books. Let them create mini masterpieces, and you'll be amazed at how engrossed they can become in their artwork.
2. Fun Snack Attack
Bring along a variety of fun and healthy snacks that your toddler loves. Snacking can be an exciting activity for them and can help pass the time while satisfying their hunger. Consider bite-sized treats or finger foods to make snacking easy on the plane.
3. Kooshy Kids' Ultimate Travel Kit
Introduce them to the Ultimate Travel Kit by Kooshy Kids! This specially curated kit is filled with age-appropriate activities, games, and toys to keep your little one engaged and entertained throughout the flight. From puzzles to colouring books, the kit has it all, making it the perfect companion for travel. (Use the code BLOG20 for $20 off our kits as a thank you for reading my blog).
4. Interactive Playtime
Engage your little one in interactive play during the flight. Play peek-a-boo, sing nursery rhymes together, or create fun stories to capture their imagination. Interactive play not only keeps them entertained but also strengthens your bond during the journey.
5. Exciting Story Time
Pack a couple of their favourite books or introduce new ones with captivating stories and vibrant illustrations. Reading aloud to your child can be a soothing and engaging activity, providing a wonderful bonding experience.
6. Sensory Play Fun
Incorporate sensory toys like squishy balls, textured toys, or soft plushies to stimulate their senses. Sensory play is not only enjoyable but can also help keep them focused and entertained during the flight.
7. Play Interactive Games
Play simple games like "I Spy" or "Simon Says" to keep your toddler entertained and actively engaged. These games are easy to play in the limited space of the plane cabin.
8. Discover Portable Puzzles
Pack some age-appropriate puzzles that come in compact sizes, making them perfect for on-the-go fun. Puzzles challenge their problem-solving skills and provide a sense of accomplishment when completed.
9. Device Entertainment with Kooshy Band Headphones
When it's time for device entertainment, ensure your toddler enjoys their favourite shows or cartoons with the added comfort and safety of Kooshy Band Headphones! These soft cordless headband headphones by Kooshy Kids are specially designed for little ears, providing a cosy fit that won't irritate or pressure their delicate heads during the flight. With adjustable volume control and a kid-friendly design, you can relax knowing your child's device time remains both entertaining and safe. Kooshy Band Headphones are the perfect travel companion, offering a seamless entertainment experience for your little one while maintaining their comfort and hearing health.
10. Take Walking Breaks
During safe intervals, take short walks around the plane with your toddler. Walking and stretching can help release excess energy and prevent restlessness.
With these fun and engaging tips, you can keep your toddler happily occupied throughout the plane journey. Don't forget to include the Kooshy Kids' Ultimate Travel Kit, packed with age-appropriate activities and toys, along with the cosy Kooshy Band Headphones, to make the travel experience even more enjoyable for your little one. Safe travels and happy adventures!