Okay, here’s a riddle for you:

What do you get when you put a 65-year-old, a 35-year-old, and a 5-year-old in a van and drive for a straight 8-hours? If you said my summer vacation situation, you win!

Listen, as much as I love the beach with my extended fam, traveling with multiple generations is no joke. The bookends have their specified nap times (and tantrums…), and those of us in the middle seem to play peace keeper more than enjoy the sun and sand. Since we’ve been doing this for years now, I’ve come up with a few tips that’ll help save everyone’s sanity. Check’em out here!