Which do you prefer, a gas or charcoal grill? My family is strictly charcoal. My husband won’t even let me look at a gas grill. He says it’s all about the taste. In the summer, we only grill because 1. It’s easy and 2. It leaves very few dishes for us to worry about. Here are some other grilling tips from the pro’s over at EatingWell. Continue reading Own Your Grill – Tips From the Pro’s
We took a poll in our office to see what fads decade-by-decade we remember. Do you have any to add to our list? Continue reading Stop Fidgeting.
If you think it’s too hot outside for you, think how hot it is for our furry friends. It is important that we are taking extra precautions when bringing our pets along on our summer adventures. According to the ASPCA, these easy tips could save your pet’s life. Continue reading Keep Your Pet Safe with This Adventure Checklist
This is the last week to take this quiz to find out your best 1-tank trip and enter for your chance to win $50 in gas. Plus, travel essentials and tips. Continue reading Hit the Open Road + Travel Trips & Essentials
Well, it’s official. Summer is here and we want it to be amazing. Vacations are great, but there are plenty of warm summer evenings that you can spend outside with family and friends having fun. We’ve gathered just a few things we think would make for some fun for your family this summer. The Firepit is our first choice for summer fun. You can sit … Continue reading Summer FUNsentials
Many of us already know about the outdoor air pollution we experience every day. Often times, we don’t think about indoor air quality. Exposure to indoor air pollutants can have both immediate and long term effects. Understand and control air quality in your home. Continue reading Lets Clear the Air
Can you, as the master of family packing, consolidate enough to get everything you REALLY need in ONE suitcase? You BETCHA! Continue reading One Suitcase Family Travel: It Can Be Done!
It’s natural to want to be outdoors as the weather gets nicer. But with warmer weather comes great risks. What are the risks from over exposure to UV rays? Check out these important facts from the Sun Safety Alliance. Continue reading The Facts About Getting Too Much Sun
Doesn’t matter what your kid does during the long days of summer to entertain himself, the fact remains that there are things that need to be done around the house and your teen is the only one NOT working to make those things happen. Continue reading Summer Chore List for Your Teenager
As we were talking about our fondest summer memories, we thought it might be fun to give you some great nostalgic ideas for how to bring back those memories for yourself and create some new ones for younger members of your family. Continue reading 20 Nostalgic Summer Fun Ideas