Helping Your Child Have A Great Day Camp Experience

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Day camps are a staple in the Scouting world. They’re one of the best ways to finish a ton of merit badges at once, gain valuable skills, and spend time creating memories in the great outdoors.


If your child isn’t ready for day camp, though, it’s easy to have a less-than-stellar experience. If you want your child to have the best day camp experience possible, take a look at some of the tips we’ve put together to help you accomplish just that.

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8 Essential Safety Tips for Fishing with Children

fishing with children

The connection formed between a parent and a child during a fishing outing stays with you for the rest of your life. Those quiet moments spent along the shore or on the water give your child an experience that they’ll replicate with their children and so on for generations. Be sure to stay safe while creating these memories using these helpful tips on fishing with children.

guest post by: Adam Brown of Cast For Fish 

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Healthy Outdoor Activities To Do with Your Family this Weekend – Guest Post by: Shawn Michaels


Weekends are supposed to be all about some quality time with family and fun filled activities. Staying inside your home can get super boring for the kids and yourself. Therefore, make sure you step outside and take a breath in fresh air. There are so many activities you can do outdoors but when it comes to family, it means something special and something appeals the taste of all the family members. Particularly, doing those outdoor activities that have positive impact on body and mind’s health can benefit you and your kids while you are just having fun. You must be wondering which ones I am I am taking about exactly.

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How To Easily Restore Stained Baby Clothes using Natural Dyes

It’s Official!  The Cirque de Sole of baby food is performing in my kitchen.  Sweet potato and avocado soar through the air landing ever so gracefully on my baby’s head.  What a show.  Baby clothes go through some tough times.  There are only so many stain removal treatments you can try before you are stuck with a forever smudged garment that will no longer flatter your little one.  However, rather than tossing out the soiled duds, give them a makeover using natural dyes from fruits and vegetables!

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How to Illuminate Eyes When Photographing Kids

Illuminate eyes using any camera when photographing kids

The saying goes, “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend”.  Well for moms, light is a girl’s best friend.  You may be thinking, “Sure, if I’m fishing a lost toy or binky from under the couch.”  Well, momma dear its good for more than that.  Let’s talk about photographing your kids.  What if I were to tell you it’s possible to capture stunning pictures of your child no matter your camera type?  Yep, great pictures are possible even on an Iphone or android.  Here is How to Illuminate Eyes When Photographing Kids.

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Affordable Kid Friendly Favors Your Party Needs to be Epic

kid friendly favors your party needs to be epic

Gone are the days of boring party favors.  Your child’s big day is right around the corner and the only thing your party needs is a unique party favor for the kids.  Ditch the old days of goodie bags filled with trinkets and candy and give the kids something unforgettable.  These are Affordable Kid Friendly Favors Your Party Needs to be Epic.

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of ooShirts.  All opinions are 100% mine.

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Delightful and Easy Snowman Winter Craft for Kids

rock snowman winter craft for kids

DO YOU WANNA BUILD A SNOWMAN!!!???!!!  Oh, I couldn’t resist a little Frozen melody for this winter craft idea.  It’s time to get in touch with your wild side and take this winter craft idea outdoors.  This project presents a perfect opportunity to get the kids outside and seek out materials.  Pull on your boots and bundle up.  For today is a great day to assemble a Delightful and Easy Snowman Winter Craft for Kids.

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How to Make Easy Holiday Paper Ornaments

holiday paper ornaments

DECK THE HALLS WITH HANDMADE PAPER ORNAMENTS!  The holidays are among us in full swing.  Would you not love to craft with your kids during the holiday break?  Not just any craft.  I’m referring to a craft that calls for only two main materials and the possibilities are endless.  Adorn every room in your house with these unique hanging ornaments or give them as gifts.   Here is How to Make Easy Holiday Paper Ornaments. 

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How to Use Chalk Pens to Brighten your Day

How to Use Chalk Pens to Brighten Your Day

Ever come across a chalk pen? This clever tool has all the pigment power of a paint pen.  However, it’s not permanent.  This allows you the freedom to be as creative as you want without the commitment to one design.  Not only are chalk pens useful for arts and crafts they are also very practical for daily purposes.  These pens are a great way to add a splash of color to your world.  Here is How to Use Chalk Pens to Brighten Your Day.

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chalkola products. All opinions are 100% mine.

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How to Make A Cute and Simple Thanksgiving Day Shirt for Kids

How to Make A Cute and Simple Thanksgiving Day Shirt for Kids

It’s that time of year again, a time to give thanks.  Around this time, most schools have a festival, play or holiday feast for all the students and families.  There are schools that encourage the students to get into the holiday spirit and even request they dress up if they wish.  Rather than scroll online for a cute ensemble or dash to the store for a pricey costume, you can create your own.  Here is How to Make A Cute and Simple Thanksgiving Day Shirt for Kids.

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