It’s the most wonderful time of the year, in theory. This holds true when you’re having a happy holiday at home, and it’s also lovely to see friends and family who live far away. But you have to get from one location to the other, the wonderfulness can decrease pretty rapidly, mile by mile, rest stop by rest stop, shriek by shriek.
On our rare road trips, we search around for some audio entertainment that the whole family can enjoy—a tall order for kids aged 13, 12, 10, 9, 7, 5, 4 and 2, not to mention parents who still have some standards. We got through our last long trip with The Hobbit audio book adapted by Bob Lewis (available on cassette). It was pretty good, but the long, noisy...READ MORE