8/3/10

July Sponsor Giveaway #1 - Gussy

"Hi there! I'm Gussy and I'm design and sew all sorts of ruffled accessories. I've been sewing for almost 2 years now and l-o-v-e the things I've learned, the people I've met, and the community of it all. Gussy products are an easy way to add some sass, and they're great as gifts, too!"

Stop by Gussy's blog on your way to her shop and say hello!

This giveaway is for $30 store credit. Leave your favorite road trip snack and a link back to your blog (or way to contact you) and the winner will be chosen on Friday.

xoxo,
Rachel

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scarthur said...

My husband and I like to eat Pringles and Sprees on road trips! But my go-to snack these days involves caffeine - starbucks white chocolate mocha in any form (hot, cold, frapp)! Thanks for the chance!

suki said...

When we go on road trips, we grab the snacks we don't usually eat! Flamin' Hot Cheetos and Grape Soda!

carly said...

yogurt covered pretzels are my go-to road trip snack!

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Emma Leigh said...

Peachie-o's and Sweet Leaf Peach tea! YUUUUUUM!

http://www.emmylouphotography.blogspot.com

Kerstin said...

Dried mangoes and smart food white cheddar popcorn are definitely my favorites!

http://kerstinjayne.blogspot.com/

Erin said...

I absolutely LOVE potato chips on roadtrips. I usually use long car rides as an excuse to eat things I usually wouldn't have! :-)

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brittni said...

How cute :) Love it!

Favorite snack (besides caffeine): trail mix!

xx,brittni
http://withlovefrommichigan.blogspot.com/

Sara said...

Always have combos on a road trip. It's a tradition now.

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{irene} said...

awesome giveaway!my fav. treat would be trail mix and some chocolate! any kind!
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Allison said...

I love Gardetto's chex mix because it is absolutly yummy.
:)

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imperialhotel said...

I love twizzlers!

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Ashley said...

i love munching on granola bars (specifically any including chocolate). :)

pinksuedeshoe said...

My favorite is black licorice. But my hubby goes for Nacho Doritos.

adcalexander said...

Gotta have trail mix. Has everything I need, chocolate, salty... :)
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PonderandStitch said...

Hmmmm... I'd say Combos- the pretzel and cheddar variety. I could eat a whole bag of those without even realizing it. YUM!

Amy
http://ponderandstitch.blogspot.com/

Maeghan said...

Im loving Kashi pumkin spice granola bars {getting ready for fall and all things pumpkin!}!! And thank you to Emma Leigh for reminding me of my FAVORITE childhood snack, Peachy-O's!! Yum!

Katie said...

Only on road trips will I eat Fruit by the Foot, by the boxful. It's dangerous.

middleofthetable said...

thats an easy one... twizzlers. SO ADDICTIVE & YUMMY!!
xo
sarah

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hana_1705 said...

Oooooh I love snacking on road trips! My favorite snacks for the road are chex mix, chocolate, and dr. pepper!

hana_1705@hotmail.com

April said...

peanutbutter filled pretzels! or fruit from roadside stands

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Tisha said...

Salt water taffy. That's usually the only time I eat it.

www.withoutatraut.blogspot.com

Annie Kennedy said...

Mike and Ike's. Unbeatable ;)

Amy said...

My sister always has to have a sunkist. I prefer a coke and saltines with peanut butter... and some candy that I hide from my hubby! ;)

Love those ruffled bags and headbands!

Miranda said...

I always want to eat way too often on long road trips. I'm up for anything crunchy. I like vege crackers!

Britt@artbybritt said...

Oh boy - we've been on a ton of road trips this summer, and I would have to say my favorite road trip snack is either trail mix (the big bag from CostCo) or chex mix and apple juice! Yum!

www.artbybritt,blogspot.com

Dee said...

Harbo Gummie Bears are a must have!!!

Amie said...

I loveeeee Dill Pickle chips!! MM MM MM!!

amiemendenhall@hotmail.com

mymcmlife said...

Beef jerky. Road trips are the only time I ever indulge!

Callie Callender said...

Ever since I took "puppy chow" (a rice chex cereal mix) nothing else can compare... and I alway need a Mt. Dew!

Megan V said...

White Cheddar Popcorn - it's addicting!!
www.lilacsaloon.com

hana said...

I love Goldfish, the huge carton. Not very original but I try not to snack too much while on the road especially when there aren't too many stops along the way!

Lauren said...

combos or trail mix!

http://fizleglitz.com

Angela said...

We always start our road trips with a trip to get some coffee, and then we snack on cookies and chips!

C, H & E said...

ice cold diet coke and cool ranch dorito's!!

thestuks@hotmail.com

The Dapper Owl said...
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The Dapper Owl said...

Arizona green tea, banana chips, and trail mix are the way to go!


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k. davis said...

any type of trail mix is my favorite road trip snack! Super yummy!

http://www.davisfamadventures.blogspot.com

Brigitte Pernia said...

Sour gummy worms! OMG.

brigittepernia@gmail.com

Amy said...

swedish fish

Jamie said...

Mmmm, probably any kind of candy...like any really...

http://mylifeinrecipes.blogspot.com/

Family Pictures said...

Road trip snacks are the best!!! WE have been loving sweet-n-salty bars lately.
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Kelley said...

starbucks!!! and maybe a bag of chips

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HillsRus said...

Hmm... I love caramel Fiddle Faddle! Yum..
Thanks for the giveaway!

smileyeyes said...

beef jerky ... and goldfish -Katie

Marisa said...

Sour Patch Kids always were a sweet way to remedy car sickness as a kid. :) These days we pack with our boys in mind...apple snack (diced up apples and carrots) is a fav in our car.

http://www.miskamiller.blogspot.com

nicole said...

Sunflower seeds! Definitely my favorite salty road trip snack.

Nicole
www.knitcole.com

Sarah Green said...

Marshmallows keep my 3 tots happy and QUIET! Nothing like a peaceful drive with 3 under 3!


www.chadandsarahgreen.blogspot.com

Fritzi Marie said...

Circus Peanuts and Diet Coke. We are driving from Washington to Alabama this week so I need to go stock up.

hugs,
Fritzi

susannahbean said...

Slurpees!!

xoxo,
susannahbean
susannahbean@gmail.com

A Flourishing Perspective said...

Oh what wonderful giveaways you are having!!! I love cashews and raisins and sweet tea on road trips. Probably one of the best snacks ever. I checked out gussy's shop and her things are darling I love the headbands.

Erika=]
www.aflourishingperspective.blogspot.com

Christen Krumm said...

chewy sprees!!

yummy!!

xo,
christen
thekrumms@gmail.com

Kathie Ashmore said...

I can't help but grab a bag of bbq corn nuts. I do believe they only taste good on road trips:)

Chelseabird said...

My favorite road-trip snack is iced coffee (and a bit of candy of course)!

www.chelseabirdd.blogspot.com

creativechelsea@yahoo.com

calezebabob said...

Flammin' Hot Cheetos and cherry's...yummm

Tristan and Adam said...

lots of coffee and chocolate!

christine said...

Trail mix!

Jessica said...

Cheez-itz are my all time favorite and I'm so sad because I haven't found them in Canada stores yet! noooo.. what's a road trip without CHEEZ-ITZ?!

http://www.homemakin-decoratin.blogspot.com/

tami=) said...

starbucks mocha and some chips!! =)

Katie said...

Trail mix. I eat all the chocolate; my husband eats all the raisins; we share the rest.


kmdexter at gmail dot com

songskatesang said...

Starbucks Iced Venti 7 pump Chai Tea Latte + Dark Chocolate Grahams (or vanilla bean scone if they are out of the grahams!)

carlisle clan conversation... said...

I love an Energy Trail Mix from CVS ( I KNOW random)...doesn't make me feel droopy and there are chocolate covered cranberries to cover the sweet AND salty!

Lisa! said...

I always need a Mountain Dew, and my snack of choice is always pretzels!


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a girl <> said...

We LOVE to eat Mike&Ikes while on a road trip!

kate said...

I once ate a bag of salt and vinegar chips with a bag of baby carrots on a road trip back home from Nelson. It was a wonderful combination.

Melissa said...

root beer & salt & vinegar chips from Trader Joes

http://brownbobbin.blogspot.com/

Katie said...

Revels! Although if I'm driving my husband always picks out the solid chocolate ones and gobbles them up!

Katie x

St├ęphanie said...

liquorice!
www.luthien.org

xx

lilie scrap said...

I like fruit and candy!

http://liliescrap85.canalblog.com

julie said...

Cheez-it's and fountain diet pepsi!

www.back2basicsblog.com

garcia.sol said...

Doritos!

I always need chips and salt food on a trip...salt helps nausea, lol.

lalatika said...

tomato juice and crackers! <3

Natalie Ward said...

animal crackers!!
www.nwarddesigns.com

Charlotte said...

Great giveaway!
I dont usually go on long road trips, living in the UK, but when we do i love to have a big bag of pick n mix candy and some fruit swuash to drink, yummmmm :)

Katy Rose said...

Usually candy or trail mix. I also like to get chocolate milk at the gas stations.

iloveyourheart said...

i love to have beef jerky on my side during long road trips!

laura
ll.hoppe@hotmail.com

Moriah said...

my husband and i took a road trip to colorado last year and packed up beef jerkey, strawberries, and blueberries. also, lots of coffee stops!

- moriah
http://josiahsnest.com

Lissy said...

chocolate!! it has to be, anything chocolate covered, or just bars of chocolate.

Sarah said...

i like twizzlers and diet. dr pepper. Yummy! drinkitin@gmail.com

Randi said...

Pork rinds ... I only eat them on road trips.

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julesandthemonty said...

Our fave road snack has to be twizzlers this year. Not only are they super yum, it takes my 1 year old forever to eat one!

Cheryl said...

ohh....road trips allow for me to eat all the bad stuff....pringles, chex mix, chips, candy, m&ms......yum!

cheryl_birkey@yahoo.com
cherylbirkey.blogspot.com

Amber said...

Adorable!! <3

Our favorite road trip snacks of the year have been Newton's Fruit Crisps. We also like the Kashi Blackberry Bars...mmmmm!

Biscuit said...

Red Bull and my mom's seasoned pretzels

Tim said...

Our fave snack is Frozen grapes... yumm!

luv Bindi

Rachel said...

Pirates booty, Trader Joes Temptation trail mix (the one with lots of chocolate chips in it), water and sweetened honest green tea.....
thanks for the giveaway...now i'm ready for a road trip!
http://4mylittlenest.blogspot.com

Jackie. said...

definitely beef jerky jmls09@aol.com

Stacy said...

M&Ms.

Stefan, Sarah and Lukka said...

hmm...sounds horrible but my favorite road trip (junk food) snack would have to be corn nuts. If I'm going the 'healthy' way, probably cheese :)
Sarah M

Heather said...

Oreo's 100 calorie packs for me and aanything sweet for the hubby!!

Shelby Mack said...

Pull and peel Twizzlers :)

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sarah said...

Probably Skittles and Pina Colada Slurpees but not at the same time.

Kara said...

my husband and I have a snack food guilty pleasure....combos! we only eat them when we are on a road trip!

Amy said...

I love caramel popcorn!! I could eat that all day, everyday!

theniftyfoodie.com

rachel k. said...

I just like snacks! :) My favorite would have to be neon sour gummy worms.

http://keeneon.blogspot.com

Mandi said...

Mixed nuts with dried cranberries and raisins. Mmm.

Heather said...

Starbucks and Potato Chips!!!

Tawny said...

We bought some Pringles potato chips for a road trip when my son was 18 months old. Now he thinks that every time we go on a road trip we absolutely need these chips. :)

Megan said...

So embarrassing and SO unhealthy, but my hubbs and I usually get onion rings and mozzarella sticks from Sonic, haha.

Steph said...

Diet Coke and Twizzlers! My mom is always in charge of those two!

Mama to Jayden said...

Pringles and skittles

Paige said...

edamame and reed's ginger candies :)

Jackie said...

Twix bar !

Meg said...

Love me some Gussy!
Our go to road trip snack are Twizzlers...always!
xoxo~meg

http://www.mytwistedtree.blogspot.com

Christina said...

Ohhh I love this shop! :o) I like trail mix for a road trip treat!

-Christina

tamara said...

Cinnamon Dolce Latte and Chocolate caramel pretzel from Starbucks.

Tamara
tamz_ck@hotmail.com

danielle said...

Dried mangos! Yum!

danielle@daniellefinley.com

Renee said...

white cheddar cheezits !!!

renee3196@gmail.com

Meg said...

definitely welch's fruit snacks :)

www.meganlaneisinyourears.blogspot.com

Christine said...

do I say the good or the bad? I'll be good and say banana chips.. concetta531@gmail.com

Alexa said...

I LOVE string cheese, pretzels & gummy candy of any kind!

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Mandy said...

Love her shop! My favorite road trip snack: sour patch kids :)

My blog: mandyford.blogspot.com

MissDelusion said...

oh my, Gussy is such a great shop *.*

As for the snack: whatever fresh fruit I can find, some cookies or chocolate bars & some sandwiches on the way :)

ashadeofgreen@hotmail.com

Jingle said...

Twizzlers! They are the BEST for road trips!!!

Jessica said...

My favorite road trip snack is some sort of fruity drink, spicy peanuts, & a chocolate bar! heehee! a little bit of everything!


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jessicacotten.blogspot.com

Sarah said...

I love Pringles on a road trip, but sadly, they tend to leave crumbs in the seat. Ah well, still worth it.
--Sarah
pinkstreetdesign.blogspot.com

Blair said...

LOVE Chex Mix on the road with a good, cold Pepsi. It's the perfect mixture of sweet & salty.

Talysa said...

Funyons!!! :-)

www.mcmanuspartyoffive.blogspot.com

Jacky {The Sweetest Petunia} said...

I like to take Pringles because they don't get crushed as much as other chips!

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chinos said...

I love homemade energy bars in the car!

Here's the recipe:

http://chinos.wordpress.com/2008/03/22/there-might-not-be-room-for-the-kids/

Elizabeth Moon said...

My husband and I always cut up pink lady apples and bring a container of marscapone cheese to dip it in! SOOOO good!

*Autumn Tao* said...

PB&J!!

Thanks.

Taryn said...

my fave roadtrip snack is cracker jacks! i've been disappointed in the surprises lately but it's still a delish snack for the road!

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tarynschettler@gmail.com

jdavissquared said...

I always think of chick-o-sticks when I think of road trips! old school, baby! ;)

http://jdavissquared.blogspot.com/

jennifer said...

I love white cheddar popcorn!

Rose Hudson said...

Anything with chocolate which is very naughty! So chocolate raisons or a big bag or malteasers :)

roseillustration at gmail dot com

Sarah Robbins said...

Yummy, road trip snacks. Makes me want a snack and road trip. My mom makes homemade Chex mix that is SO yummy. And homemade peanut butter rice crispy treats!

Becca said...

Carrots, licorice and potato chips!!

Becca

Jessica said...

I'm all about the sweet and sour candies. Sour Patch Kids are my first choice, always!


www.comewhatmaycome.blogspot.com

flykell said...

I love to get cheetos and caramello candy bar. So random and definitely not good for you but I always crave them on the road.

alli kaarina said...

Dried fruit (that I dried myself) and Jelly Beans

Amanda said...

hot tamales!!!!! :)

timandamandashepard.blogspot.com

kt mac said...

whatever we happen to pick up along the way from roadside stalls and local shops - fresh fruit, home made jams, pasteries, breads, lollies, cheeses ...

and we mostly always have to stop for a chai latte :)

lauren ♥ said...

cherry licorice nibs! yum!

http://malcolmsmom.blogspot.com/

holakelsey said...

I love any kind of snack mix, whether trail mix or chex mix. It's even better when it's one of those combinations of salty and sweet.

http://mywordlesssighs.blogspot.com/

Jilian said...

Kettle Chips. I don't buy them on a regular basis, so I let myself have them on a good long road trip! Yum..the cracked black pepper are my favorite!

northstatemortgage@sbcglobal.net

Anne said...

crisps!

Kristen said...

I love Junior Mints, but I have to eat them fast so they don't melt!

kristen_ng04@yahoo.com

Anna said...

hmmm this is a hard one because I spend 85% of my life snacking.
peanut butter m&ms are good because they are bite size (aka crumb-less).
I am also partial to laffy taffy and red bull :)

Alexandra Rae said...

I love the trail mix my mom makes JUST for car trips with M&Ms, peanuts, & raisins. YUM!!

Alexandra Rae said...

I love the trail mix my mom makes JUST for car trips with M&Ms, peanuts, & raisins. YUM!!

http://alexandraraedesign.blogspot.com/

becks said...

i love to eat pumpkin seeds when i'm traveling. they last for a good while and i'm such a salt fiend!

squirrelgonutz [at] yahoo [dot] com

Ashley Ann said...

I like Bottle Caps candy and Dr. Pepper.

Beth Ann said...

My go-to road trip snacks are iced animal cookies and hot tamales!! Yum!

http://bethanndonnelly.blogspot.com

Mich said...

hmm trail mix and m&m peanuts!

janaetime said...

Hot Tamales! I can't get enough of them when I road trip. :)

brittany said...

my boyfriend and I usually grab an iced coffee or latte before we go anywhere, and I always make zucchini muffins for really long trips!

Jamie said...

My husband likes to eat dry cereal in the car. I prefer granola bars. We both drink copious amounts of coffee on road trips. Thanks!

nestiemrsjamielynn@gmail.com

Hanna ♥ said...

Trail mix... >.> Is that too plain? (so yummy tho)

Jordan said...

okay, so this will sound way to healthy, but I really like it... apples and cheese!

jordofordo at yahoo dot com

Claire said...

Love all the ruffles!
Favorite road trip snack - dark chocolate M&Ms

Jenna said...

on road trips we like sunflowers seeds, or least my husband does since he's usually the driver. i like to bring along trail mix and something sweet. and of course who can leave the house without the orange mess of cheetos?

Trina Curran said...

None other than a Route 44 Diet Coke with Vanilla from Sonic. Must have. Then sometimes chocolate chip cookies. :)
I think the Gus for Work bag on her site would be perfect for my teacher self to take back to school, don't you? Love it!

Casey said...

chips, I eat lots on a road trip!

kristen mcashan said...

fav roadtrip snack would have to be sweet tarts! or twizzlers. actually any candy. it's a must!

www.kristenmcashan.com

stephanieesstar said...

I love Sour Patch Watermelons!

Sherry said...

My favorite road trip snacks are pringles sour cream and onion and resses peanut butter cups.

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Callie1073 said...

We are addicted to not one, but two- Original Pringles and Swedish Fish. We took them on a 4 hour road trip this weekend, and I swear, I got the "Swedish Fish sweats" from eating too many. Ha, ha! :)

erica said...

honey bbq fritos and strawberry dacquiri sobe! yummm

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ashley nicole said...

My fav road trip snack is Combos and beef jerky! I know right! Haha...

www.ashley-nicole.net

Amber Jessica said...

Bugles! Yummy!

kristen said...

teddy grahams and diet coke for me and sunflower seeds for the husband!

Kalen said...

Cherry sours and iced tea!

Angela said...

I would have to say string licorice is my go to road trip snack. Thanks for the chance to win!

With Love, Jamie said...

Starbucks coffees & pretzels!
xo, Jamie

craftattacks said...

licorice! (red please)

Erin said...

I love Red Vines and Peachie-O's, corn pops and dark chocolate reese's cups, oranges, and vitamin water! Those plus a good book, some scenery, and a great soundtrack = magic. I love road trips.

Laura said...

Sunflower Seeds.... they are a snactivity!

Thanks for the chance!@

Laura @ Win Lose or Blog

Whimsical Woodland said...

The last road trip we took, the snack bag consisted of Doritos and trail mix. What a healthy combination!

Kara said...

Pirate's Booty is our favorite go-to snack for a long road trip! LOVE IT!

guidingers at hotmail.com

JaymiPop said...

Candy! Husband and I always stop at cheesy gas stations and load up on twizzlers, m&ms, and anything else that might grab at us.

Casey said...

That would have to be Wheat Thins! They are so good!

Al said...

It's been a while since I've been on a road trip, but I'll have to say my favorite snack were the tiny sandwiches my aunt used to make while when we stopped -they were sooooo yummy! Good times... :)

Aldana

Celia said...

I have a total weak point for chocolate covered sunflower seeds! That, and Dr. Pepper. Mm!

Gillian said...

Swedish fish!

emilymarie1024 said...

Sunflower seeds! The problem is they are so hard to quit and by the time I'm done I always have salt burn on my tounge!!

ash.g. said...

definitely starbucks. gotta have it!
ashley.gotschall@gmail.com

Tanya M said...

I swear, road trip to me equals chips and candy, whatever has the most calories per ounce, I want it. Not sure why. Start out with Starbucks, then pick up some Ruffles and a Butterfinger. Mmm!

Kelly said...

white cheddar popcorn and goldfish!

kellybelly091@yahoo.com

staceyb said...

Oahhhhh, i can tear me up some Larabars!!! yum. yum. yum.

stephanie said...

doritos.
it's the only time i let myself eat them!

Eleanor said...

Pretzelsssssss! YUM!

<3
Eleanor
www.unfamiliarceiling.com

e.surface said...

I love to eat now and laters, preferably blueberry and pineapple, on my drives back home. Delish.

Emily
emilysurface@gmail.com

Jenna Allen | The Indecisive Organizer said...

I've been wanting a Gussy forever! My favorite road trip snack is beef jerky. Seriously. I love it!

http://theindecisiveorganizer.blogspot.com
jenna.kash.allen@gmail.com

laura said...

My favorite road trip snacks would have to be Doritos flopping jalapeno (the green bag), Coca-Cola, and definitely sour patch kids. (: Hooray for junk food!

http://lauraceja.blogspot.com/

amy lapi said...

cheetos :) YUM!

e.e.mullarke said...

I have to have Gardetto's Roasted Garlic Rye chips and raspberry iced tea....the salty and sweet combo makes for a perfect car ride!

erin.mullarkey@gmail.com

Scott and Aubyn said...

Cheetos and lots of stops at starbucks for iced coffees!

Vanessa said...

I LOVE chex mix and 2 hot dogs from sheetz

Mim Smith Faro said...

Chex Mix- Turtle flavor for me!

Sandi Edgar said...

I make trail mix from peanuts, cashews, dried cherries and m&ms :)

http://hobbygirl-sandi.blogspot.com

Lauren said...

My favorite road snack is corn nuts. So messy, but so delish!

http://lmwilliams2009.blogspot.com

Sarah said...

Chips!
And coffee! ... Although this isn't the best choice, because it means more bathroom breaks! When will I learn?!

grrfeisty said...

weee! my boyfriend eats a lot of trailmix on roadtrips and i like to pick out the bready bits that are spicier. :)
i personally enjoy a double shot espresso from starbucks! [in a can]

Laura said...

Toffee peanuts, chocolate zingers, peanut butter whoppers...only in the car do we allow ourselves to eat this junk till we're sick, huh? Road trip snacks are the best!

krmccord said...

My favorite road trip snack is Funyuns! YUM:)
tk_mccord@hotmail.com

enhappied said...

Pringles. Once you pop, the fun don't stop!

Tracy said...

Oh i love Gussy!! My fave snack is dr.pepper and beef jerky! I love road trips!
http://tracylewis26.blogspot.com/

Teresa said...

I can't go on a roadtrip without a carmel frap from the gas station (the big size :)

-Teresa
http://surveyofalife.blogspot.com or teresarosejohnson@yahoo.com

Thanks!

Chelsea said...

My favorite road trip snack is trail mix <3

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