This post is in cooperation with Stonyfield, in support of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. Red paper lanterns lead the way to the Temple of the Tiger. A sign indicates the Gibbon Trails at Asian Trek will be complete by 2018. Zoo Knoxville has also announced a new home in the works for its […]
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This post is in cooperation with the #teamNFC program that promotes fitness and wellness via National Fitness Center! “Mom, let’s go to the _________” often ends with the word that rhymes with school, doesn’t it? The summer feels short, the days can be long, and everyone wants to cool off! My kids and I have […]
Remember that term “staycation” that was popularized when fewer people could afford a big summer vacation several years ago? You saw cute ideas for short trips close to home and even suggestions for a “vacation” in the backyard. Whether or not you take a big summer vacation, here are three reminders that your own backyard […]
Hope you’re enjoying this official beginning of summer! Time to kick back and relax a bit… Venture Outdoors Discover Play Splash Stay cool!
Summer has started with a splash in our neighborhood! When the kids aren’t running through the backyard or heading for the pool, they need a few indoor projects to keep them busy. I love the free, family friendly activities at the new Team ENERGY STAR website. They include free coloring pages, printable activity sheets with […]
Does the summer heat drive you indoors to the comfort of air conditioning, with hours of movies and games near your couch? Or does your family soak up the outdoors with all of its opportunities for summer sports? It’s easy to get invested in one extreme or the other. I recently asked about finding a […]