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30 Parent Hacks to Get You Through the Rest of Summer

Don’t think you’ll survive until the end of summer? Read this for some much needed inspiration and parent hacks you’ll rely on for the next two months.

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10 Castles for Rent Where You Can Live Like a Princess

Give your little royals their own castle to call home…at least for just a few days.

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Summer Chicken Chili

15 Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes Fit for Summer

It’s time to dust off the slow cooker and whip up a light, summery meal that won’t leave you stranded over the stove for hours.

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11 Unique Ice Cream Treats to Make This Summer

Look beyond the banana split—there’s a whole world of ice cream creations your kids will be more than happy to indulge in this summer.

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17 Sweet Water Toys & Swim Essentials

Check out our ultimate list of floaties, sprinklers, goggles, water guns, swim fins and more. Sound fun? H2-Oh, yeah!

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Make a Splash: The Country’s Coolest Spraygrounds

No pool? No problem. Discover the country’s best spraygrounds that boast features like splash pads, fountains, spouting sea serpents, and more.

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Easy Ideas for a Splash-tastic Summer Party

Make a splash with these simple ideas for your next summer water or pool party.

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How to Paint with Shaving Cream

For this fun artsy activity, all you need is shaving cream and a few other supplies around your house.

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Simple Science Experiments With 5 Supplies or Less

Chances are you have glasses and food coloring at home, which means you’ve already got about half the supplies needed for these simple experiments.

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Book It! Essential Read Aloud Books for Kids

This summer make reading time a family affair with these books that are perfect to read aloud with your kids.

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Simple Ideas for a Hip Picnic Party

Chalkboard welcome signs, teddy bear baskets, watermelon sticks. Discover how to make your picnic party fun with minimal hassle.

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Everything You Need for a Picnic Perfect Outing

Spread out your blanket and get ready for a picnic perfect day in the sun. Here are 14 family picnic essentials for your next outing.

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Cool Down With These 21 Tasty Popsicle Recipes

Skip the store-bought sugary popsicles and opt instead for a refreshing homemade pop that packs in the flavor without any artificial sweetener.

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20 Tees for Sunny Day Play

Plain white tees? Boooring. Check out our picks for graphic tees that will add personality and color to your little playground hound’s day.

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The Coolest Sand Sculptures You’ll Ever See

Sand art is the new cool thing to hit the shoreline and we’ve got the scoop on the world’s most amazing sand sculptures.

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