According to the AAA, "The old school family road trip (79 percent)" is one of the most popular types of vacations for families planning to travel this year.* Packing the kids and spouse into the car and heading somewhere away from home could be a wonderful bonding experience ... or it could be extremely stressful, especially if you're caught unprepared.
When you're throwing in the beach balls, the sleeping bags and the tent, why not throw in the go bag. That way, you'll have the resources to deal with unexpected emergencies. Just remember, like the tent, make sure to put your bag away cleaned, stocked and ready to go.