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How to Help Your Kids Avoid the Summer Slide

Summer is in full swing, and before you know it, it’ll be time to start packing lunches again and send the kids off to school for a brand new year. One of the challenges that today’s parents are faced with is keeping their children engaged during their summer break from school. Gone are the days… Continue reading How to Help Your Kids Avoid the Summer Slide

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3 Things to Do with Kids in Philly This Summer

Want to get away, but can’t necessarily take a cross-country trip? If you live in the Northeast, you have a lot of options on fun-filled places to visit. Yesterday we covered the Niagara Falls area, and today, we want to introduce you to some of the great, kid-friendly attractions the Philadelphia area has to offer.… Continue reading 3 Things to Do with Kids in Philly This Summer

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Sand Toys That Will Keep Your Toddler Occupied At the Beach

Before you had kids a trip to the beach involved little more than a towel and a good book. You might read for a bit, touch the water, take a nap and repeat, but as we all know a trip to the shore is quite different with kids in tow. Now you spend your time… Continue reading Sand Toys That Will Keep Your Toddler Occupied At the Beach

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9 Ultimate LEGOLAND Summer Family Road Trips

LEGOs are a big deal around here. My kids love building and creating with LEGOs, and I love watching their creativity soar every time a box of LEGOs comes out. With that in mind, I know my kids would go crazy over a trip to LEGOLAND, but which one?! There are so many to choose… Continue reading 9 Ultimate LEGOLAND Summer Family Road Trips

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Looking for the Best Water Parks? Look No Further!

My crew loves water parks. That means I am always on the hunt for fun water parks to travel to. I need something that will cater to every age, keep my kids entertained for hours, and wear them out so they sleep well that night. 🙂 Here are a few of the best water parks… Continue reading Looking for the Best Water Parks? Look No Further!

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These 4th of July Safety Tips will Keep Your Whole Family Safe

We are just one week away from Independence Day here in the United States. I’m so excited, because it’s one of my favorite holidays! I love the Bar-B-Ques, the fireworks, and the time with family and friends. (Not to mention, my birthday is the day before the 4th of July, so we extend our celebration… Continue reading These 4th of July Safety Tips will Keep Your Whole Family Safe

Baby &Kids · Home & Garden

Must-Have Laundry Helpers for New Moms

Before the arrival of a new baby, it’s normal for an expectant mother to be infatuated with making preparations for baby’s arrival. This period is often referred to as nesting, and during this time, moms-to-be usually wash, dry, fold, and put away all of the clothing that has been purchased for the new baby. There’s… Continue reading Must-Have Laundry Helpers for New Moms

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6 Games That Will Keep Kids Entertained on the Road

As you pack your car, hit the open road and head out for your summer vacation do you want to avoid the dreaded question, “How long until we get there?” If you have an entertainment system in your vehicle then you might be able to set aside a few DVDs and let your children zone… Continue reading 6 Games That Will Keep Kids Entertained on the Road

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Sun & Water Summer Safety Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe

Sun and water are two of my favorite features of summer. But, without proper precautions, sun and water can become dangerous very quickly, especially when children are involved. Image Source These tips will help keep your whole family safe and having fun all summer long! Sun Safety Image Source Use sunscreen with at least 15… Continue reading Sun & Water Summer Safety Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe

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How to Throw a Baby Shower on the Cheap

  Baby showers are in high demand during the summertime. Each year, it seems as though more and more babies are due to arrive in late summer or early fall, making the summer months the perfect time to host a baby shower for a friend, family member or co-worker. Sites like Pinterest make baby showers… Continue reading How to Throw a Baby Shower on the Cheap

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How to Spark the Creativity In Your Kids this Summer

Summer vacation is the perfect time for kids’ brains to shut down and go into vacation mode. They want to do as little as possible, and so they do just that. Then, when it’s time to head back to school, they have to reteach themselves everything they learned the last school year. Image Source So,… Continue reading How to Spark the Creativity In Your Kids this Summer

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How to Get Your Kids to Sleep In This Summer

Summer’s almost here! No more homework! Fun days outside! Pool time! Vacation! Sleeping in! Wait. What was that last one? Sleeping in? If you’re a parent of teens, you probably have no problem achieving that goal. But when your kids are younger, it’s hard to convince them to sleep at all during the summer. The… Continue reading How to Get Your Kids to Sleep In This Summer

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Do You Have These Summer Road Trip Essentials?

Summertime is the perfect time for vacation, and for many families, that means one thing: Road Trip!! Whether you are filling up your tank and seeing where the road takes you, or if you have a carefully planned out trip, a family summer road trip can be great fun. But, are you prepared for a… Continue reading Do You Have These Summer Road Trip Essentials?

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Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors this Summer

In early summer, the weather is so perfect, you can’t help but want to get out and explore and just enjoy the outdoors. It’s not only a great way to get out of a stuffy office, or neglect that honey-do list you’ve been putting off anyway, but it’s also one of the very best ways… Continue reading Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors this Summer

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Summer Bucket List Ideas for the Whole Family

How do you plan to spend your summer? Many parents today have to worry about their kids spending way too much time in front of screens. The average household has more than five devices (televisions, phones, tablets, computers…), and kids as young as toddlers know how to work tablets and smartphones. To prevent the dreaded… Continue reading Summer Bucket List Ideas for the Whole Family

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Father’s Day Gifts for First Time Dads

It takes less than a year to transform from childless man to full-blown Dad, and that can be pretty shocking for a first-timer! Even if it’s not a member of your own biological family, a first-time dad will really appreciate thoughtful Father’s Day gifts – especially from someone who has been in his shoes before. Every… Continue reading Father’s Day Gifts for First Time Dads

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Inexpensive Summer Fun

School’s out for summer, and you’ve promised yourself and your kids that you’re going to make the most of the summer break this year. There are endless things that your family can do this summer, but you might be stuck trying to figure out how to make their summer dreams come true. While it’s true that… Continue reading Inexpensive Summer Fun

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Easy Ways to Beat the Heat this Summer

With the start of summer comes the start of the hot weather. Before things get too out of control and too hot, prepare yourself to utilize these easy ways to beat the heat this summer. Your kids will love these tips, and when your kids are happy, YOU’LL be happy too! Image Source Hit the… Continue reading Easy Ways to Beat the Heat this Summer