Hey Everyone!

I’m about to take off to Las Vegas, Nevada! I was thinking about all the things I need to do before I go (we are driving) and figured I would make a list and share it with you! I have included a ‘What to Bring’ list and ‘Things to do before you take aTrip’ list! I’m hoping this will help you pack and get ready for your adventure! Let me know what you think in the comments!

Things to Bring:



  • Travel size shampoo and conditioner.
  • Q-tips
  • Make up/make up remover
  • Headphones
  • Laptop
  • Music device
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimming suit
  • Towel
  • Comfy clothes
  • Clothes for going out (Dress up)
  • Work out attire
  • Shoes (Workout, Dress up, Walking)
  • Camera
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Sunscreen
  • Tanning oil
  • Cash
  • Passport
  • Pain Killers
  • Tickets
  • Chargers (Ex: Phone, laptop, Camera)


Road Trip:

  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Jump starter
  • Movies
  • Music
  • Bring a cooler with lunch and snacks
  • Trash bags
  • Water
  • Medication(motion sickness, pain reliever, etc.)



  • Games/sensory activities
  • Snacks
  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Bottle
  • Pack and play
  • Stroller
  • Extra clothes
  • Swim suit
  • Swim diaper (If needed)


Things to do before your trip:



  • Print tickets
  • Double check flights and hotel reservations
  • Get reservations for fancy restaurants
  • Clean house (so you don’t come home to a mess)
  • Fill up Car (even if I’m not going on a road trip, I always fill up my car. Mainly because after a Vacation I don’t want to spend money, this way I don’t have to worry about filling up when I get back)
  • Make sure all bills are paid
  • When flying, make sure your not carrying any restricted items in your bags, so you don’t have to throw them away at bag check.
  • If you’re traveling Internationally, make sure you change your phone plan to avoid fees


Road Trip:

  • Oil change
  • Clean car
  • Buy cooler
  • Make shopping list
  • Shop for food
  • Get gas the night before
  • Make sure tags are up-to-date
  • Make sure you have insurance card
  • Jumper box and/or cables
  • Check air in tires
  • Refill all liquids (Ex: windshield wiper fluid)


These are my Traveling Essentials! I hope this helps you as you get ready for your trip! Let me know in the comments what your traveling essentials are!

Thanks for reading!


Bailie Butcher