Tips & Advice

Avoid The Biggest Nuisance Of Summer With These Simple Tips

Summer is the season we are most likely to participate in activities outdoors. Picnics, campouts, hiking – they’re all wonderful ways to spend time, but these activities also present the perfect environment for animal and insect bites. Parents are right…

Summer Boredom And An Empty Wallet? Look No Further Than The Backyard

School is out, the kids are home, and they’re probably already complaining of boredom. Are you looking for fun but inexpensive ideas to keep the family entertained this summer? Look no further than your own backyard for a day the…

Avoid Getting Sick At Summer BBQ’s And Cookouts With These Smart Tips

It’s summertime, which means outdoor picnics and backyard barbeques galore! While your family may have a great time sampling all the tasty treats and enjoying the summer sunshine, there’s a silent killer taking place at those casual picnics. And now…

Stay Cool This Summer Without Breaking the Bank – It’s All About Water Play

What comes to mind when you think of summertime? Sun and heat – and probably some bored kids looking for something to do while they’re out of school. Well, look no further than your own backyard and some items you…

Learning Over The Summer? It Can Be Done With These Educational Boredom-Busters

For most of us, the school year has ended and the whole family is adjusting to the kids being home all day. You may have a vacation and a couple of fun activities planned, but let’s face it, there’s a…

Want to Live to Be 100? Learn From The Lifestyle of These Island Locals

Ah, Americans.  We get up at the crack of dawn and pop a handful of prescribed pills for stress-related ailments.  We sit in traffic for hours on our way to jobs we mostly don’t enjoy.  We don’t know how to…

Make Sure Your Little Ones Stay Hydrated This Summer with These Helpful Tips

With summer just around the corner, your little ones are most likely eager to get out of the house and run around! But with the scorching sun beating down, many children are so busy playing they forget to drink water…

In the Heat of Summer, Bass Often Have an Appetite For Big Plastic Worms

Even in the heat of summer, Stacey King uses big plastic worms to catch big bass. By Brent Frazee Stacey King looks at the 7-inch plastic worms many fishermen use as mere appetizers. When he targets big bass in the…

Dreaming Of A Summer Road Trip? Try These Luxury RV Resorts

The warm weather months are upon us and that means it’s time to take that road trip you’ve been dreaming of all year. Many families – especially those who are retired and have some well-deserved time on their hands –…

Make Your Summer Transition A Success

Pack the lunches, get breakfast ready, watch the kids get on the bus, and then begin your personal daily itinerary. Getting into a groove while the kids are in school is a fairly easy task, they have homework in the…