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Holiday – Seasonal Articles

3 Ways to Ignite Your Child’s Imagination This Summer

Summertime means longer days, starry nights, and days at the beach – and unfortunately sometimes hearing your children say that they are bored. It is …

5 New Summer Hobbies for Kids

There is no better time than summer to try to encourage your child or teen to take up a hobby. Sure, summer is filled with …

How to Shape Up Your Family This Summer

  It can be fun to get into shape over the summer. Some say it’s easier because the weather seems to coax everyone outdoors and …

6 Tips for Flying with a Toddler

Many families avoid air travel with their children until they are old enough to behave. However, some families do not want to postpone their get away until …

Tips for Keeping Teens Busy Over Summer Break

  If you have a teen or teens and summertime is just around the corner, you are probably feeling a bit anxious about what they …

Summer Sun Safety for Kids

With all the information out there telling us how bad the sun is, it is a wonder anyone goes outside these days. But staying indoors …

Summertime Camping 101

  Does your family enjoy camping? Many consider summertime camping to be a requirement for the summer months. They know summertime camping equals summertime fun. …

When to Consider Summer School

Sometimes extra time in the classroom may be needed for your teen. Deciding whether that time is best served during the school year or the …

5 Springtime Activities for the Whole Family

It’s finally here! Celebrate Spring with your kids with these five family activities. 1. Take the time to enjoy the outside and have fun at …

Smart Ways to Stay Safe this Holiday Season

  The holiday season will soon be upon us. Most people don’t think about the dangers around the holidays. They simply don’t want to think …

Holiday Travel Tips

  You can’t seem to avoid holiday traveling if you have a large extended family. There are always get-togethers at Grandma’s or holiday dinners at …

4 Holiday Season Tips for Spending Time with Older Kids

  As parents, it’s often hard enough to figure out how to spend quality time with your tween or teen in general, much less during …

3 Basic Steps to Holiday Stress Reduction

  We all love the holidays and want to them to be a truly enjoyable and rewarding experience. As a result, we tend to spend …

5 Ways to Navigate the Santa Claus Conundrum

  Santa is a tradition that is centuries old in many cultures. Many of us grew up believing in Santa Claus and have passed on …

6 Easy Christmas Cards for Kids to Craft

Card-making is a fun activity for children during the Christmas season. It keeps them occupied indoors during bad weather, allows them to explore their creativity, …

How to Celebrate a Happy and Frugal Thanksgiving

Each year the cost of having Thanksgiving dinner rises. Experts will tell you the increase in prices is due to simple supply and demand. Perhaps …