Looking for Family Adventure Spots? The Answer is Closer than you Think!

Summertime is the time to go big, travel, and make once in a lifetime family memories.  Or that’s what everybody says. So what if you’re not lucky enough to have a week of paid vacation?  Or the idea of planning and packing for a big family trip is so stressful that it throws you into …

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DIY Tentacles & Tails Tutorial

Princesses and superheros. They are everywhere.  There is nothing wrong with the occasional princess and superhero but kids need some imaginative variety in their dressup closet.  So enters the Do-it-yourself tentacles and tails.   Supplies Pool noodles 3/4” PVC pipe Drill & drill bits Saw Knife Rope, string or cord This is a very flexible …

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Forget Being Outdoorsy, These Skills are for Everyone

Chocolate covered poop. Yeah, that really is how we introduce things around here. Last week, that is how we introduced you to our 3 steps for getting outside. Well in the logical progression, this week welcomes Step 2 – Learn a Skill. *To read more about Step 1 and chocolate covered poop jump over here. …

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Chocolate Colored Poop – Not Missing What’s Important

Poop.  Definitely poop.  Except, there is a candy wrapper on the floor in the kitchen.  And I can’t smell any foul odor from here.  But I am a little congested.  CRAP!  What is that brown turd-sized pile on the living room carpet?  Well I don’t see any flies.  But it is rather cold in here.  …

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Safety Bearings – What, Why, and How for the Everyday Joe

SAFETY….. Cue the 80’s synthesizer music, big hair, cheesy plot lines and not-so-dramatic acting.  That is what comes to mind for most of corporate America when a person gets a memo reminding them of the “safety training” they must attend tomorrow-thirty. No one wants to go to a safety training! But that is one of …

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