100 Cheap & Easy Summer Activities Your Kids Will Love

100 Cheap & Easy Summer Activities Your Kids Will Love

I love spending time with my kids in the summer, but they utter three little words that give me an occasional, involuntary eye twitch. Can you guess them? I’m guessing they drive you nuts too. I’ll give you a hint. The millionth time of “Can I have a...
11 Healthy Summer Tips You Need To Know

11 Healthy Summer Tips You Need To Know

It’s summer! Rules and routines are thrown out the window. Family chaos reigns. Oh wait, maybe that’s just my house? And uh, what were those health goals again? But never fear! Today we’ve got 11 healthy summer tips to keep us on track (or put us...
How To Encourage Reading To Beat The Summer Slide

How To Encourage Reading To Beat The Summer Slide

Have you heard of the dreaded “summer slide?” A study conducted by the RAND corporation found that elementary students’ crucial academic skills fall behind about a month during the summer, but it’s even farther in lower-income families....
5 Ways To Get The MOST Out Of Summer With The Kids

5 Ways To Get The MOST Out Of Summer With The Kids

Sunshine, real tomatoes, water fights, lazy days …there are so many wonderful things about this time of year! Summer is almost upon us, and my children are so ready for their extended break! The next three months pose the best opportunity to have cherished...