My Kid Gets Carsick, Now What?

While we were in Hungary on a month long trip, a very generous friend let us borrow her car while she was away for three weeks. Since we haven’t had a car for a while, we did not realize that my daughter, who never got carsick before, now gets sick on every lengthy ride if we drive in the early part of the day. Luckily, none of her “sickness” got on my friend’s car. But it did ruin her cute outfit and I was totally unprepared with a change of clothes.

Good times, until Ksena starts to feel queasy.
Good times, until Ksena starts to feel queasy.

So we pulled off to the side of the highway in the middle of nowhere, and went through half a pack of wipes cleaning her up. When we were finished she had wet shorts on, and a jacket over no shirt. Then I remembered that the friends we were meeting with had the same problem with their oldest daughter, and one phone call later, we were met with a tank top and skirt Ksena wore for the rest of the day. Read more