Archive for Summer Activities for kids

Tips for Getting Your Kids Outside

This post is sponsored by Humana. Do you ever compare your childhood to your child’s? Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the differences between my own childhood and my…

10 Fun Summer Activities You Need in Your Life

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Summer Fun: Not – So – Short Stacks of Cookies

Disclosure: Post sponsored by Lunchbox but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure. There’s times in the summer when kids actually run out of things to…

9 Family Fun Ideas To Kick Off Your Summer

9 Family Fun Ideas To Kick Off Your Summer Sarah Carlson, RealHousewivesofMN.com In Minnesota, we’re always dreaming of summer. At least I am anyways. I live for summer; the warm…

10 Best Beach Bags

Disclosure: this post contains affiliate links. I just love summer time. There is always so much to do and we’re always trying to plan fun, family friendly vacations when my…

Summer Fun: Turtle Toss

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Turtle Toss.  In the summer months, we’re always looking for ways to be outside more and enjoy the beautiful weather.  We love bike riding,…

Summer Enrichment: Water Experiments

What better time than summer to dive head first into water?  While your there why not make it educational AND fun?   Since water covers about 70% of the earth it…

7 Must Have Beach Items for Kids

Are you planning a trip to the beach soon? Bringing along the kids for a well deserved family vacation? You want to make sure you have the kids must have…

Summer Enrichment: Nature Studies

Are you looking for ways to keep your kids busy and entertained, yet still learning this summer?  Do you want to make it so that they don’t even realize they…

Packing For The Perfect Picnic

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. I just love the summer time! The sun is shining, warmer temps, BBQ with friends and family. What could be better? Since my boys…

Summer Learning Ideas for Kids

We’ve started the last month of the school year, I cannot believe how fast this year flew by!  Wow! I need to start planning our summer activities for the kids…

Summer Beach Bag: What to Pack

 Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Blue Lizzard.  All thoughts and opinions are 100% my own.  Who’s ready for summer?! It’s time to start thinking about all those days at…

Canada #SensationalMemories + Delicious Fish Recipes

This summer is the fist time that we’ve taken our boys to Canada on the yearly fishing trip with Grandpa, my hubby has been there a couple times and I…

Banana Cream Pudding Pops for Kids

The boys are out of school for the summer and always asking for me to make a new treat for them.  We had a bunch of Dixie Cups on hand…

Groupon Summer of Epic Adventure: Indoor Mini Golf & Pizza

This post brought to you by Summer of Groupon. All opinions are 100% mine. Our Summer of Epic Adventure with Groupon continues!  My boys and I are having a BLAST!  This week…

Campfire Recipes for Your Camping Trip

It’s summer and we’re on a camping kick!  Ever since we bought our cabin on the lake, I’ve been in the campfire mood.  Finding recipes that are easy to make…

Summer Camping: Campfire Dessert Recipe Ideas

 Disclosure: This post is sponsored by KOA and Mom It Forward. Last week my good friend and I, along with our kids, met for a couple days in Waterloo, Iowa…

10 Genius Camping Hacks

Camping is a big part of summer here in Minnesota but it isn’t always easy to get everything ready to go and packed in a small space.  Finding ways to…