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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Will Be Different This Year—Here’s How

You'll still be able to watch the parade on Thanksgiving, though.

How to Bring the Beach to Your Backyard

Bring the summer fun to your backyard. Here’s how to transform your yard into the coolest beach on...


7 Easy Mother’s Day Crafts She’ll Love

We love the idea of crafting a thoughtful, homemade gift. Learn how to make Mother's Day crafts that will impress...


8 Fun Spring Crafts to Make with Your Kids

Whether you're stuck inside on a rainy day or just looking for a fun family activity, these easy spring crafts...


10 Fun Summer Crafts to Tackle on Sunny (and Not So Sunny) Days

Respond to your child's inevitable "I'm bored" complaint with one of these fun summer crafts. Here's a list of fun...

100 Family Reunion Recipes to Look Forward to All Year

When all the relatives are gathered in the park pavilion for the family reunion, you know there’s gonna be some...


This Is What You Need to Plan a Family Reunion Picnic

You're in charge of the family reunion? Let us help! Here's a look at our best ideas, including top picnic...

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The 10 Best Things To Do Instead of Exchange Gifts This Holiday Season

Tired of riding on the consumer carousel during the holiday season? Here are 10 things you can do instead.


9 Totally Awesome Day-cations You Should Take This Season

Keep cabin fever at bay with these fun winter activities for the family.


11 Snow Day Activities Your Whole Family Will Love

When the weather outside is so frightful, you're stuck at home, make it an adventure. Instead of catching up on...


The Best Place to Go Apple Picking in Every State

Consider this your (apple) bucket list. From family-fun farms to orchards growing the juiciest heirloom apples, these are the best...

Find Out When Your State Fair Is Happening This Year

Midway rides, concerts, tractor pulls, blue ribbons, fair food! It's time to pile the family into the car and head...


What Summer Looked Like the Year You Were Born

You know the saying, "some things never change." Well, it's the truth—especially when it comes to our favorite summer traditions....