On the Go: Summer Gift Guide '17

Staff Writer
Baystateparent Magazine

Sun's out, school's out, and you're on the move. Check out these cool products that will make your go-go summer lifestyle easier.

Don't miss the rest of Summer Gift Guide '17:

On The Water

Outside Unplugged

Kids can travel in style with their own fun luggage. Measuring 11”x18”, this “Bouncing Bob” rolling suitcase features an outer zip pocket in front, a separate shoe compartment, a two-stage, height-adjustable handle, and more.

This lightweight wonder from Baby Trend ensures parents can enjoy full stroller functionality and a small footprint. It can fit in the smallest of vehicles or be carried over a shoulder with the included carry strap.

Tenba Switch

tenba.com, $79.95 and up

Protect your DSLR or mirrorless camera, lenses, and even an iPad on the go with this rugged camera case. Available in a variety of sizes, the Switch earns its name with its faux leather flap, which can be swapped out from basic black to a variety of fabrics, colors, and patterns to change up the look. Each bag includes myriad pro-level features, including a top zipper that allows you to access your gear without opening the bag.


lugabug,com, $64

This mom-invented child travel seat secures in seconds without taking up extra space and ensures an easy glide through a busy airport. Geared for children 2+ and a max weight of 60 lbs., it can also be used as an extra pocket when hung over luggage or as a camp chair/sitting pad, and the top strap can be adjusted and worn over the shoulders to carry extra belongings.

Barbie and Fisher-Price Learning Tablets

shop.nabitablet.com, $79.99 and up

These 7-inch, full-featured Android tablets promise fun wherever they roam in styles loaded with kid-safe, brand-specific apps and content, videos, games, music, and more. Each tablet is equipped with a rubber bumper and parental controls. Other tablets include American Girl and Hot Wheels.