Avoid a beach meltdown with these 5 simple hacks

Your trip to the beach is about to become even better!

The beach is a magical place we all love, but even this dreamlike destination has its drawbacks. Sand, stinging jellyfish and trying to keep track of your kids are just a few of the challenges we all face.

Here are five simple hacks that will help you have an incredible time and avoid a beach meltdown.

1. Bring some baking soda in case of jellyfish stings

2. Use baby powder to brush off stuck-on sand

3. Carry all your gear in a wagon to free your hands

4. Bring an inflatable kiddie pool to keep your little ones cool and safe

5. Use a mesh bag to avoid bringing sand home with you

Alex Phippen

Alex recently graduated with a degree in public relations and is now working as an intern helping to produce content for FamilyShare.com. Apart from writing, he enjoys sports, backpacking and spending time with his amazing family.