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Ideas to Keep Your Kids from Getting Bored this Summer

August 24, 2016

As summer winds down, children are gearing up to head back to class, but also feeling the end of the summer slump. Here are a few ways to keep the kids busy and looking ahead to the school year: Set aside some time every day to have fun with your child. [...]

How To Make a Kid-Friendly and Healthy Meal on the Grill This Summer

August 17, 2016

One of the best things about summer is being outside. Cooking outside is another advantage (and not just because it means less clean up). Here’s a list of recipes easily made on the grill. -Pork and Pineapple Kabobs -Shrimp Fajitas -Turkey [...]

Tips for Maintaining Children’s Health During Summer

August 10, 2016

Summertime can either be full of activity or full of boredom, depending on how children take advantage of the warm summer temperatures. During the school year kids are generally more active since they have to be up and walking to the bus stop, or are required [...]