Summer vacation is often times synonymous with road trip. If you’re planning a trip with the kiddos in the next couple months, here are a few off-line entertainment ideas.
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Now that warm weather is here, it’s the perfect time to start planning your gardening projects.
May is a busy month for celebrations – Mother’s Day, First Communions, graduations and showers will keep our social calendar full.
Having endured quite a brutal winter, I know we’re all anxious for Spring’s arrival. The unusual sight of my lawn immediately sparked ideas for this year’s landscaping updates.
With the winter Olympics underway, it’s the perfect opportunity to explore new cultures and show off your mad geography skills. The host city for the 2014 Winter Olympics is Sochi, Russia which, interestingly enough, is a favorite summer spot for Russians, averaging 52 degrees for
Fresh into the new year, some of us have made resolutions that have come and gone already, and that’s OK. I feel that January gets too much hype with goal-setting. After a whirlwind of holiday hustle and bustle, the only thing I really want to do is savor the monotony of January a
So, the kids are home and the novelty of the presents will likely fade after a few days. It happens every year and the remainder of your winter break will be spent wondering how to entertain your brood, indoors and out.
Tis the season to be grateful for our many blessings. It’s also the time of year when we’re reminded that it truly is better to give than receive. Canned food drives, clothing collections and caroling at the local nursing home - all activities that are frequentl
As we move further into fall, our days are cooler and sunsets arriving sooner. The comfortable temperatures and beautiful fall foliage coax many of us outside for walking, hiking and biking.
By now you’ve weathered the back to school chaos and have hopefully settled into new routines. Days spent cooped up in the classroom hopefully will have your children scrambling to get outside when they get home. This month’s post was inspired by 15 Minutes Outside: 365 ways to get out of the house and connect with your kids by Rebecca P.