An Emergency Diaper Kit For The Car
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As the mother of a toddler and an infant, I’ve learned to be ready with what I need to bring for my kids in our diaper bag. This includes items to pack for feeding, diapering, and extra clothing. But of course, there are days that I feel sleep deprived and forgetful; on other days, there are unexpected outdoor activities or restaurant visits. No matter how well I’ve prepared, I sometimes forget to bring things like extra diapers. Today, I’m excited to team up with Huggies and Costco to show you a step-by-step on how I packed an emergency diaper kit for my car. This is a life-saver and is super helpful for parents like me! Here’s how I created mine – it only takes 2 steps!
1. Use a container that has a few inserts to help with organizing. This is an affordable bathroom shower container I used to organize the stuff I need for the car. It has a handle that is easy to carry if I need to move it around.
2. Pack what your child needs. As a mom of a toddler and infant, here are the things I put in my emergency diaper kit for my car:
- Ready-to-go Bag
- Extra Bag
- Extra Clothes
- Snacks (these get eaten very quickly!)
- Toy and a book
- Plastic Bags
- Diaper Cream
- Hand Sanitizer
- Teething Toy
Parent tip: Have a ready-to-go diaper bag in the emergency diaper kit which can be easily taken with you when needed. Fill it with only the basic things you need: a diaper, wipes inside a small ziplock, and a grocery bag for dirty diapers or clothes. You can also use a large ziplock as the bag to carry everything in.
My eldest son Cavan, who is two years old, knows how to use the potty now, so I pack extra briefs and bottoms. However, we still have him wear diapers during bedtime and long drives since he can fall asleep in his carseat. So having extra diapers inside the car is a must! Our youngest son Kieran, who just turned one year old, is wearing a size 5 diaper! I know, what a big boy! He has been much more active since he started to crawl, walk, and climb. I love how Huggies Little Movers Plus diapers (Size 5) absorb so well, protecting my son from any leaking. I used to use a different diaper brand in size 6 for him for bedtime since he often leaks at night. However, since using Little Movers Plus diapers in size 5, I have not had to wake up and change his diaper due to leaking. The Huggies Little Movers Plus diaper also has comfortable grip straps, a perfect fit for on-the-go movers like him. These Plus diapers are only available at Costco.
Make sure to check out these discounts with free shipping below.
Little Snugglers Plus (Sizes 1 & 2) – regularly $37.49, $31.49 after $6 discount and free shipping. (Offer valid 9/1 to 9/25)
Little Movers Plus (Size 3, 4, 5, & 6) – regularly $42.99, $36.99 after $6 discount and free shipping (Offer valid 9/1 to 9/25)
Also, Little Snugglers Plus diapers are now available in size Newborn starting at $29.99. You may purchase them in select warehouses and online at Costco.com
Are there any items you always forget to pack for your child that you need inside your car?