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by Natalie Lloyd

September is apple picking season

September is peak apple season in the Carolinas and is a great time to pack up the kids for a day trip to a...

5 after school snack ideas

Back to school time is here! Whether you have a little one heading off for their first day of kindergarten or a senior preparing...

5 tips for Back-to-School

Summer is winding down with just a few short weeks left until the start of the new school year.  Back-to-school time can be hectic...

25 ideas for indoor summer fun

It’s hot outside! With temps soaring into the 90s, it’s pure misery to be outside, unless, of course, we’re in the pool. Since we can’t...

July is National Ice Cream Month

July is a very special month. Not only do we celebrate our freedom and independence as a country during the month of July, but...

Keeping kids off the summer slide

It’s summertime! Although school is out, learning should never stop. Studies show that many children experience learning loss during the summer months, a trend known...

Summer Swimming Safety

School is out and hot summer days are upon us. What better way to cool off from the summer heat than a dip in...

Choosing the right summer camp for your kids

Summer is just around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about plans for the kids during their vacation from school. To fill...

Free summer activities for kids

Summer is quickly approaching with just a few weeks left until school is out. Time for lazy summer days of sleeping in and relaxing,...

Handmade, garden-themed gifts for mom

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. I don’t know about you, but I’m a mom who likes handmade gifts better than anything that...

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