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Updated May 17, 2020
Mom Summer Bag
Under normal circumstances with school coming to an end and summer is quickly approaching most of us have major travel plans. But unfortunately, all our mayor plans are on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic so are our summer plans, BBQ, pool time, and all those fun outdoor activities. It’s been 2 1/2 months since the COVID-19 pandemic, changed our lives but for now, is a day-by-day basis until New York opens up. Once we can somewhat go back to normal I will share essentials to pack in a summer bag for mom on the go.
As a mom on the go, I like to always be prepared especially since we’re always getting calls from friends inviting us to gatherings. I gather all my summer essentials and created a Summer Bag for mom on the go. I keep this bag in my car. It’s easier for me to keep it in my car and save me the headache of forgetting something especially when you have kids. Sometimes if either my husband or I have to work we usually meet at the gathering right after work. Most of the time we don’t have time to go back home to get stuff and pack bags. That’s why I keep it in my car ready to go
First thing First you will need a bag. Whether is a gym bag or tote bag you need one to pack when you are on the go. I bought the Under Armor tote. This bag is very versatile, can be used a gym bag, travel carry on even a weekender bag. It’s very roomy and you can fit a lot of stuff inside. One day was going to a BBQ, and I happened to grab this bag and from that day on I made it into my Summer Bag, and I love it.
Neutrogena Ulta Sheer, always been my sunscreen to go. Is one of my favorite sunscreen lotion it has a fantastic smell and not heavy on the skin that makes you feel gummy. For my kid, I use the Neutrogena Wet Skin Stick is so easy to apply in their face and ears, and the Wet Skin spray for his body.
Cutter All Family Insect Repellentis is the one that I used all the time. I like this one because it has a better scent and it doesn’t feel oily afterward like others and it works. Mosquitoes love me and my son. After all the virus going around through mosquitoes bite, I never leave home without it. Vick Vapor rub is also an amazing mosquito repellent.
I recently purchased portable mini first aid kit, for a trip we were traveling before the pandemic and they were just perfect. They are small and compact but they hold a quite amount of medicine. In one bag I pack thermometer, Tylenol, Motrin, Benadryl and in the other pouch I packed a first Aid Kit.
What’s in your Summer Bag? What summer items you recommend? Love to hear all about it. Leave a comment box below.