Helping Your Child Have A Great Day Camp Experience

help your child before day camp


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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You Need These Key Nutrients Needed During Pregnancy

you need these key nutrients during pregnancy

You have a bun in the oven.  Well, like any good recipe, you need the right ingredients.  Same goes for you and what you put in your body during pregnancy.  You and your baby’s health are of the utmost importance during this time.  This is why making sure your body has all the right “ingredients” is so crucial.   The proper nutrition as well as the amount of vitamins and minerals you receive ensures that you and baby are healthy with all the key nutrients needed during pregnancy.

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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 Playing Dress-Up Encourages Growth in Children

playing dress-up for growth

Children have a vivid and wild imagination.  This creativity is a vital tool in their social, emotional and physical development.  Imaginative play is crucial for young children.  When your child uses their imagination they are also learning how to work through scenarios and abstract concepts.  This type of learning experience helps mold your child’s sense of self and how they should behave and act in different situations.

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How to Tame Toddler Tantrums for Good

How to tame toddler tantrums for good

Your little baby is not so little anymore.  As your child grows and their mind develops, they blossom into their own personality.  You will notice that your child portrays characteristics and traits unique to their own self.  This is all great and wonderful in the world of parenthood.  However, this new recognition of self tends to trigger an obstacle.  The Toddler Tantrums.  Yes, as your child begins to gain independence they also wish to exercise it.  With independence comes a few, “Oh, honey that is not for you.”  or “We don’t touch those.”, to which you are rewarded with a full on tantrum.  So, lets chat about How to Tame Your Toddler Tantrums for Good!

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after pregnancy body back


You’ve pored over infant books, scoured the Internet and read each conceivable article about how to nurture an infant. You’ve been to your six-week post-delivery specialist’s visit and been given a doctor’s green signal of good health. You and your child may even have started to fall into some kind of routine amid the day and are getting a couple winks at night.

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Identifying Baby Skin Rash and Baby Skin Care

identifying baby skin rash and baby skin care

Your baby’s sweet and soft rolls feel so good in your arms.  Alright, not all babies have rolls.  However, those chunky monkey’s are super adorable.  (Ahem, yeah… my youngest is a total squish)  That soft, sweet skin is easy to love.  However, your baby’s skin is also very delicate and when a sudden blemish appears, it may come as a shock or scare.  Here is what to expect when identifying baby skin rash and baby skin care.

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How to Take Care of Your Children in the Modern Era

Guest Post by the lovely: Nicki Marie

It’s no secret that new things are invented every single day. Technology is rapidly increasing. Most of the aforementioned technology is pretty productive and allow us to perform tasks much more efficiently. For example, there was once a time when we used an alarm clock, a radio, a camera, a telephone, a calculator – However, now all you need to buy is a Smartphone and you are all set.  How times have changed in the modern era.

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