Category Archives: Family Fun

Staycations: Have You Planned Yours Yet?

It’s summer time and the living is easy. Maybe for the children, but it’s also boring. Even if you are taking a 1-2 week trip out of town what about the rest of the summer time off from school? That’s … Continue reading

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March 2013 Holidays and Special Events

This coming Sunday is Daylight Savings day.  The only way I can remember which way to change the clock is by the little saying I learned as a kid.  “Spring forward, Fall backwards”. So I’ll move the clock forward on … Continue reading

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Halloween Tips 3 – 9

Last week I posted the first two Halloween tips on this blog.  I know not everyone has Facebook and Twitter so here are the tips I have posted on those sites over the past week. All these tips come from … Continue reading

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Planning for Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day weekend is just a little over a week away. Since that is considered the last weekend of summer many people take advantage of the 3 days off to take that last summer trip, go to the pool or … Continue reading

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Planning for Your Vacation

July and August are big vacation months. I know I’m looking forward to taking my vacation at the end of this month.  But before I go there is a lot of planning to do ahead of time to make sure … Continue reading

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Ideas For A Fun July

We’re in the heart of summer and there are so many ways to enjoy it. Below are some of the special events that are celebrated during the month of July.  First the month starts out with a bang on The … Continue reading

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July 4th Foods–Yum!

Many holidays are celebrated with a meal or two that have lots of special foods. Looking forward to eating those foods is part of what makes the holiday fun. The Fourth of July is no different.  All the summer vegetables … Continue reading

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Are Your Children Already Bored With Summer?

Today is the official first day of summer.  However, for most families summer started around Memorial Day or shortly after.  If your children aren’t going to camp or summer school most likely they are already looking for things to do. … Continue reading

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March Special Dates and Events

This year March has only two special dates/holidays. There is Daylight Savings day on Sunday, March 11. Most of us will move the clocks forward and lose that extra hour of sleep.  You don’t want to be late for any … Continue reading

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Ideas for Last Minute Holiday Inspiration

It’s hard to believe Christmas is just a little over a week away.  The first night of Chanukah is next Tuesday, December 20. The greeting cards are arriving in force now. If you haven’t mailed yours yet it’s time to … Continue reading

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