Fun and Frugal Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Frugal gifts for Father’s Day are not too hard to come by, and often, such gifts end up meaning more. If you’re looking for a way to honor your dad without spending tons of money this Father’s Day, here are some ideas that might help. Chores Dads often do a lot to help out around […]

Kabobs to Cake: Easy Recipes for Fathers Day

A meaningful way to give Dad a gift he’ll remember is to cook him something. Even small children can help in the preparation of special recipes, and older kids can cook some foods by themselves. Here are a few recipe ideas to get your started. Taco Dip This is definitely an easy recipe for kids. […]

Fathers Day Breakfast Ideas

Dad works hard to provide for his family. Father’s Day is coming up soon; below are some special stay-in-bed Father’s Day breakfast ideas you may want to consider for the man in your family’s life. Take a look and see if one or more doesn’t appeal to you. Have one of the children be a […]

Fun Activities For Father’s Day

June 16th is the day set aside to celebrate fathers. Sure, they are special and we tell them so each day, but this day is one where they get to do what they want with their loving families running the show. Here are some ideas for activities for the family to help Dad to have […]

Simple Steps For The Perfect Kids Pool Party

Last summer I hosted a pool party for my kids – it was my first one, and I was surprised at how easy it was. I just had to make sure to check off a few items – mostly the ones you’d think of for a party on land. Here are the simple things I […]

Cool Pool Party Themes

It can be fun to go beyond the basic “pool party”. If you’re looking for themes for your next poolside entertaining, look no further! Here are six cool pool party themes that will make for a fun time for all. 1. Cartoon Character Theme For kids, cartoon themes can work nicely. Spongebob is definitely a […]

Pool Party Water Games

Splashing and jumping in the pool can be can be fun; but, when you add water games, you take fun to a whole new level! Kids and adults can play together and some games are appropriate for kids to play with each other. While some games work best in public pools, others may be more […]

Pool Party Fun on a Budget

Pool parties are fun for all ages. They can get expensive, but they don’t have to be. You just have to be a little bit creative! Here are some tips on how to host a fun pool party on a budget. 1. Re-Think “Pool” Renting a public pool for a private party can get pricey. […]

Kids Pool Games for One

Sometimes there just isn’t someone to play with in the pool. Whether your child is an “only child” and in your backyard pool or your children’s friends just haven’t arrived at the local pool , it’s important that he or she knows a few games that can be played alone. To help your child build […]

Rules for Backyard Pool Safety

There’s no doubt that safety is a priority when it comes to backyard pools. If you have a backyard pool, it’s important to take steps to protect yourself and others with clearly-stated safety rules. Here are some rules for backyard pool safety. 1. Supervision Children should always, always be supervised when playing in or around […]