Avoiding Summer Brain Drain

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Summer is just around the corner! Are you ready to keep your little minds learning all summer long? If you need a few ideas, we’ve got some great ones to say no to summer brain drain and hello to brain gains! Find or Create Your Own Reading Contest Check out your local library, rec center, […]

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5 Family-Friendly Activities for a Spectacular Memorial Day Weekend

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Memorial Day is the holiday on which we honor the memory of those who sacrificed their lives serving in our nation’s Armed Forces, and it also marks the “official” beginning of the summer season. With warmer weather and a three-day weekend at your disposal, what’s a family to do? Below are five family-friendly activity ideas […]

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5 Summer Snacks Your Kids Will Love

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For most families, summertime is synonymous with fun, sun, and plenty of indulgent snacks. Try as we might, it’s not always easy to keep kids fueled with summer snacks that are both nutritious and delicious. Below are some creative ideas for healthy summer snacks that your kids will love. 1. Homemade Fruit Popsicles Chop up […]

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7 Top Tips for Sunblock on Your Kids

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While soaking up the sun is practically the name of the game during the summer, those intense rays of light can wreak havoc on your child’s skin if you’re not protecting it with some sort of sunscreen. Below are some handy tips for choosing and using sunblock on your kids, so that you can keep […]

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How to Deal with Summer Camp Homesickness

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When your child is away at summer camp, homesickness can often set in, especially if it’s their first time being separated from the familiar comforts of home. The summer camp blues are perfectly normal; in fact, the American Psychological Association reports that roughly 90% of kids who spend time away from home experience some form […]

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