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How to Entertain a One Year Old on a Plane?
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These 6 Insane Things for 1 Year Old Kids Entertaining on a Plane, Will surely help you to prepare for your next Flight with your Infant or Baby.
On the Very First Spot, I think we need to share these Basic Things like:
Best Time to Travel with Baby?
Time did you need to reach the Airport?
Which Seat is Best for your infants/kids Comfortably?
Table of Contents
- 0.1 BEST TIME TO TRAVEL WITH BABY?
- 0.2 BEST TIME TO REACH ON AIRPORT WITH 1 YEAR OLD?
- 0.3 WHICH SEAT IS BEST FOR YOUR INFANTS/KIDS COMFORTABLY?
- 1 HOW TO ENTERTAIN A 1 YEAR OLD ON A PLANE?
BEST TIME TO TRAVEL WITH BABY?
Travel during kid’s nap time/sleep time.
Take off an hour after typical sleep time usually means the kids are ready to sleep soon after the takeoff of the Plane.
But Mostly People book their Flight usually on Friday.
Why? Because on Friday flight with infants/Kids after the flight you have a day or twice to back in normal routine for you and your kids.
BEST TIME TO REACH ON AIRPORT WITH 1 YEAR OLD?
If you’re serious about this then we will suggest you reach at airport 1 to 2 hours before your flight takeoff.
Why? The very basic reason is this you’re not facing any trouble of rush or a long wait in the security line and this will help you to start your journey with no trouble and leg pains.
WHICH SEAT IS BEST FOR YOUR INFANTS/KIDS COMFORTABLY?
During booking your Flight try to get Window Seat. Babies love Window Side Seat because they enjoy playing with window shadow.
For Seat Map Use SeatGuru.com.
HOW TO ENTERTAIN A 1 YEAR OLD ON A PLANE?
Firstly I would say if you’re just here to just following these tips only then this is not a good decision.
Because every Baby has a different Nature and what they like or interested to do.! You know better as a mother or Guardian of Infants/Baby. We just shared here those Most Common Things that Source of Kids Entertainment during Travel.
If you’re going on Long International Flight then read also this blog: How to Pass the Time on a Long Flight
Here are over 6 Insane (But True) Things you need to keep in mind always whenever you’re flying with your 1 year Old Baby:
1. BABY TRAVEL TOYS
We found when traveling with a baby in 6 to 12 Months Age range, they were mostly interested in playing with the stuff on the plane.
Like: Play with Safety Card and Seat Buckle, Window Shadow. Watching these activities of Baby other passengers also will be more exciting too.
If you’re Baby also Love to Play with their Favorite toys or play with plane stuff then Air Travel with Baby isn’t Complicated for You!
So, next whenever you’re Traveling with Baby also pack their Favorite Toys in Small Bag.
If you don’t know about Where to buy Kids Toys or Which Toys mostly Kids more likely to play on a plane. Just Google it or Go to Amazon for Buying Quality Products.
‘Give them a Surprise to buy their favorite toy’
2. ELECTRONICS ARE A MUST
6 to 12 Months Old kids more than other stuff they most likely to play with electronics things like iPad, touchscreen, mobile phone.
They’re more likely Mobile Kids. In Electronics add a Good pair of Kids Headphones. Always find some Good especially those only made for kids Headphones. You’re Baby Love this Activity more than others!
3. BRING A BABY CARRIER
Baby Carrier would be a lifesaver for you in your Travel with Kids Trip. I add this because many Parents Traveler recommends this to everyone to always Bring A Baby Carrier.
Most parents ditch the baby carrier before age 2, but it can still be a great tool. More importantly, the baby carrier can be particularly good for getting your infants to sleep on you.
4. DRINKS AND SNACKS
Snacks and Drinks also a Great way to entertain a 1 Year Old on a Plane. In this Era of Age mostly Kids love their favorite Snacks and Drinks.
Like: Cheerios or Gerber Puffs. This over most Favorite Tips
‘Please Don’t Relay on Airline Food’
Spill-proof toddler, snack containers are a life-saver when flying with a baby!
If you’re flying in Economy Class then also catch up this Article: How to Sleep Comfortably in Economy Class
5. GIVE YOUR KIDS A CAMERA
Maybe this Annoying to you! If you have any extra or cheap camera in your home then I would prefer to pack this one for your baby also.
Because one year Old kids love to play with electronics things. Kids love to play with a Camera and watching their favorite shows or listening to music.
6. A SMALL LIBRARY
Small Library: Like Books with Plenty of Pictures this also helps to talk more with your baby on different things.
You can also use Digital Library Apps to download on your device and use it during Flight. Plenty of Apps Available for IOS and Android Version. You can also get some drawing notes with colors box this would entertain your infants/baby.
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QUICK TIPS FOR TIPS FOR FLYING WITH A 1 YEAR OLD:
- Don’t forget the birth certificate.
- Keep all documents in a folder or briefcase for easy access.
- Bring Extra Nappy and towels.
- Try to get Disposable Diapers.
- Always check with your travel agent, Airline Company or government official to find out what specific documents you need before taking a trip because each circumstance is unique.
- Must Familiar with Airlines Terms and Policies. (Every Airline has different policies for Travel with kids).
- Keep some form of identification and contact info with your child at all times in case you get separated.
- Arrive at the airport early to allow for adequate travel time.
- Read over all documents ahead of time to familiarize yourself with the details and ensure information is complete and accurate.
- Don’t shy about asking for help on a Plane.
Wait, Wait How to entertain a 1 Year Old on a Plane Topic isn’t ending here… Must Read Bonus Tip >>>
If you are breastfeeding, wear a nursing top and bra and scarf for easy feeding anywhere.
Otherwise, prepare baby’s in-flight bottles as much as you can at an airport cafe just before you board.
Finally, entertaining a 1 Year Old on a Plane Article is ending here… Have a Safe Journey!
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