Winter travel is one of my favorites. Everything is covered in a blanket of fresh snow and the air smells so crisp and fresh. Now, packing for winter travel is another story. Packing for myself can be tough, then add in four kids, and well dang! We legitimately need 1 suitcase per person, when normally we can get away with a couple carry-ons or maybe two suitcases for our entire family. There’s a lot of extras that you need to truly be comfortable in the cold weather. This isn’t a time to pack “lightly”.
Each year it gets easier for us since the kids are growing and can kind of figure out their own suitcases, and like most moms, I’ve created somewhat of a system. I know what works and what doesn’t work. So, let me help you out!
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Before You Start
Tip 1: Buy Neutral Colors
If you have multiple kids, buy neutral colors so you can hand them down. All our base layers and ski bibs are neutral colors, while I let them pick their own jackets.