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Where to Dig for Buried Treasure in the United States

What kid doesn’t dream about becoming a pirate and digging up buried treasure to fill their chest? You may not be able to sail the bounding seas on your summer vacation, but you and your kids can enjoy nature while digging for buried treasure across the U.S. From gold and gems to actual dinosaur fossils, […]

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Keeping Kids Active, Healthy + Engaged

Turning Kids Into Gardeners With Their First Private Plot

Springtime for gardeners is an exciting time, with seed catalogs coming in the mail and choices to be made about what to grow each year. Letting your kids help you in your garden is a great idea, but imagine how committed they’ll be when they have their own little plot of land to care for. […]

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Time-Saving Tips for Busy Moms

5 Cookie Recipes to Make With Kids

Letting kids help out in the kitchen is the first step toward teaching them to cook on their own. One great thing about kids is that they naturally want to help out, especially when the job seems fun and new. Even the smallest of your kids can find jobs to do in cookie baking: dumping […]

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Keeping Kids Active, Healthy + Engaged

Making Pizza: Teaching Kids Valuable Kitchen Skills

If you ask kids about their favorite foods, pizza will be near the top of almost everyone’s list. Topped with traditional pepperoni or healthy veggies, pizza isn’t just a Friday night treat for your kids; it’s the perfect way to teach a list of valuable cooking skills. If you start teaching your kids to cook […]