3 day trips without planning wine

Take a weekend trip without having to plan

If you have a long weekend coming up, take advantage of it! It probably isn’t all that often that three days of a clear schedule presents itself, so do yourself a favor and plan a trip. Getting out of your usual setting is a great way to reset and recharge… Read more



Family Trip Unplanned

Weekend family trips (that don’t take a lot of planning)

Summertime and vacations go hand in hand. Extended vacations aren’t necessarily better, though. If you can’t swing a weeklong trip but you still want to have a little getaway, a good idea is to opt for a long weekend instead. Three days can actually be the perfect duration for a… Read more



Hot weather Pet Safety

How to keep your pet safe in the hot summer sun

Spending time outdoors with your pet is one of the joys of spring and summer, but prolonged exposure to heat can be dangerous for your furry companion. Animals deal with heat differently than humans, so temperatures that feel comfortable to us can be too much for your pet. Dehydration and… Read more



Exercise as a Family

10 ways to exercise as a family this summer

Exercise is important, which is why it’s crucial to get your kids interested in fitness from a young age. They don’t have to lift weights or do heavy cardio, but there are plenty of age-appropriate ways the whole family can stay fit together. We’ve compiled the 10 best activities below…. Read more



Money Saving BBQ

10 money savings ideas for a summer BBQ

There’s no question about it: summer is the season for cookouts. Every get-together comes with a cost, though, and barbecues can get especially expensive if you’re not careful. There are a few ways that you can save a little cash, though, while still giving your guests a party to remember…. Read more