TRAVEL GAMES: These games won't take up much room in the suitcase or backpack. Pick from Disney Bingo, $2.99, Clay Art By Number, $2.99, and all kinds of UNO games for $6.99, from superheroes to the Family Guy. All at Old Time Pottery in Fairview Heights.
WATERPROOF POUCH: At the beach, on a boat or by the pool, protect your expensive phone with this waterproof case for $9.99 at Bed, Bath and Beyond. Big enough to hold iPhones and other smartphones, the clear case also floats, is submersible to 65 feet and has a removable strap. Screen and controls work through the pouch. Look for it on an end cap by the pool toys and bath accessories.
CASES FOR GLASSES: Summer sunglasses deserve a colorful case. You will find a wide assortment in sizes and patterns for $2.99 and $3.99 at Burlington Coat Factory in Fairview Heights.