Tuesday, November 21, 2017

35 million households visited an agritainment farm this summer and fall – Leisure e-Newsletter

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35 Million Households Visited an Agritainment Farm this Summer and Fall

Members of over 35 million households (29%) with more than one-third of the U.S. population visited and paid for an activity at an agritainment farm over the summer and fall this year. Continue reading → View full post on White Hutchinson

Do Kids Need Summer Vacation?

You can practically hear kids groaning in low murmurs across the countryside at the mere mention of year-round education. In increasing trends, schools are looking to year-round school schedules for various reasons. The debate, however, still rages over the effectiveness of these proposed changes to the typical and long-standing education schedules where kids skip and [...]

Is My Child Ready for Summer Camp?

Summer camp for kids – it’s not just roasting marshmallows and singing songs around the fire – and not every camp experience is right for every child. From day camps to sleepover camps, kids have more choices in camp experiences than weeks of summer vacation. However, you might be wondering: Is my child really ready [...]

Tips for Summer Savings

For Stay-at-Home and Work-at-Home Moms Kids crave and devour the freedom and fun of summer, but parents sometimes grimace at the extra expenses summer brings. If you are a stay-at-home mom or work-at-home mom you might notice a sharp rise in expenses now that the kids are exploring all of their summertime options. You can [...]

10 Summer Vacations for Families

I can almost feel the sand between my toes – summer is approaching that quickly. If you are hoping to make some summer vacation memories with your kids, but are struggling for a plan, consider these flexible and memory-making ideas. 1. Houseboats – Take a mini-cruise by renting your own houseboat for a lazy week [...]

Challenges of Summer Vacation for Work-at-Home Moms

School is out for the summer… now what? For children it can be one of their favorite times of year – summer vacation – but for parents it can mean stress over how to keep the kids busy, safe, and away from the video games 8 hours each day. If you’re a work-at-home mom or [...]

Summer Infant Secure Surround Play Safe Play Yard Review

Summer Infant Secure Surround Play Safe Play Yard Review All parents need a safe and secure space for their baby or child to play in either indoors or outdoors. With the Summer Infant Secure Play Safe Play Yard you have an instant, portable, convenient, and secure play area for your child any time you wish. [...]

Keeping the Kids Entertained Through Summer With Outdoor Toys

When the kids are at home throughout the summer, you may be wondering how you can keep them entertained. The great thing about summer time is that the weather is nice and it gives kids the opportunity to play outdoors. One way that you can keep them entertained is to purchase some nice outdoor toys [...]