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10 Awesome Summer Activities for Kids

School is out for the summer and your children are home much more. While summer is fun for the first few days, things can get a little difficult after that. “I’m bored!” becomes the constant refrain. If you want to keep your kids occupied during the vacation months, consider these 10 summer activities for kids. Learning:… Continue Reading

Why Do We Celebrate Birthdays?

July is a big month for my family. Both my parents, my grandma, my brother, and various cousins all have July birthdays. For my family, July is the biggest birthday month. We all feel that urge to mark the passing of time (even if it depresses us), and the birthday is the way many of… Continue Reading

5 Tips for Holding a Great Barbecue

For many, Memorial Day weekend marks the beginning of the summer grilling season. At my house, we love to barbecue; we often have people over for holidays. Sometimes, the whole situation devolves into a mess. However, when we take the time to plan it out, it’s a little more fun. As you get ready for… Continue Reading