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Celebrating Flag Day with Young Kids

As far as exciting holidays for kids go, Flag Day probably sits right above Arbor Day for most people. The day originated in the 1880s as a way to get school kids in Wisconsin to celebrate “Flag Birthday.” The day commemorates the flag and promotes proper education of young children for proper behavior. Like all […]

Perfect Father’s Day Trips for All Kinds of Dads

There is no one type of dad or one perfect trip to please every dad. Each dad is special and unique, but you know the dads in your family best and you know what he or they love most. Besides you, of course. Here are some trips to consider as gifts for Father’s Day based […]

Kids Crafts for Father’s Day

No matter how old your kids are, parents will always treasure something handmade. This is especially true when kids are too young to buy anything and their creations are adorable. Cards The simplest craft kids can make for dad on Father’s Day is a card. Cards go a long way in showing kids’ creativity and allowing […]

Summer Fun at Mexico’s Velas Resorts

Mexico is a perennial favorite when it comes to family travel, but if it hasn’t occurred to you to go in summer, this might be the year to reconsider. Velas Resorts, which operates family-friendly properties in Los Cabos, Riviera Maya, Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, is launching a whole menu of kid-centric fun this summer, […]

Great Ways to Surprise Dad This Father’s Day

Dads do so much for us they deserve to be recognized every day but this June 16 celebrate him on Father’s Day with a special surprise. Try one of these ideas to let him know how much he is appreciated. Throw a ‘dad’ party. Invite his favorite friends and family members over so he can […]

Putting on the Ritz With Kids

While vacation brain may set in for families heading on summer getaways, others stay sharp, active and even learn a new skill. With two new family-focused packages, guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, can take their pick. Experience the stunning Florida locale with 5-star service and summer programs like cooking classes, boogie board lessons and even an […]