“Bring only what you need” is a common phrase we hear for all occasions, but did you know that it is applicable to hiking as well? Hikes use up a lot of energy, and having excess baggage can slow you down or tire you out quickly. You may be surprised at how little you really […]
I know a lot of people prefer open water to a pool, especially in the summer. You can definitely embrace it, but not without some key basics and sturdy safety practices when planning an open water swim with the family. Nature is unpredictable, but unnecessary swim accidents can be avoided. Just remember to keep safe […]
As the temperatures rise on summer days, swimming becomes a popular recreational activity, or a fun form of exercise to get relief from the heat. To keep activities around the water fun and carefree – so that your time with your loved ones is uninterrupted by injuries – swimming lessons are essential for kids – […]
When we think of family activities for camping, we often think of stargazing, making s’mores, and sharing campfire tales. While those are definitely fun activities to do, they’re mostly activities to do in the evening. That leaves a whole lot of room for fun during the day, because summer means longer daytimes. Not to worry, […]
Whether you’re going for a couple of hours or for the whole day, it’s important that you and your loved ones are fully prepared to enjoy a fun day at the beach. Here’s a quick and easy checklist to packing a kid-friendly beach bag.