family fun

  1. Tips & Advice

    Create a summer playlist with your kids

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    No matter what the music charts say (or the promoters try to promote), each summer has its own feeling, its own personality, its own...
  2. Family Fun

    5 Tech-free things to do in your backyard

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    Craving some tech-free family time? Head into the backyard for these five fun tech-free things to do.
  3. Tips & Advice

    Fun summer classes to beat boredom

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    Once summer gets under way, you may find that you need a little more structure to your days than you thought you did. Dreams of...
  4. Family Fun

    McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale, Arizona

    The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, found just outside Phoenix in the Scottsdale suburbs, offers fun for families -- and for rail...
  5. Family Fun

    10 Frugal family fun ideas

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    As parents, we can easily get wrapped up planning big, elaborate and expensive outings with our children to places like the circus...
  6. Family Fun

    Fun family weekend activities

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    Finding time to spend together during the course of a week can seem next to impossible for the average family between work, school,...
  7. Family Fun

    9 Experiences your family should have this summer

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    From watching fireworks to jumping in puddles, these easy (and mostly free!) summer activities are sure to make lasting good...
  8. Family Fun

    10 Family fun nights under $20

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    In the age of texting, tweeting, blogging and skyping, families can go days without face-to-face conversations. That's why planning...
  9. Travel

    Top theme parks in the country

    Theme parks offer fun for the whole family. When you're planning your vacation, consider visiting one of the top amusement parks in...
  10. Travel

    Best theme parks for a Hollywood experience

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    Get a true Hollywood experience and a private glimpse behind the scenes of some of the most historic movie and TV sets by visiting...
  11. Super Moms Guide

    Make a summer bucket list with your kids

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    Hot, lazy days spent lounging and playing are great -- but they shouldn't be the only kind of days you and your kids have this...
  12. Family Fun

    Readers tell: My favorite way to bond with dad

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    Tossing the ball, an afternoon fishing or grilling burgers with the man who raised us can make terrific memories. Our readers share...
  13. Travel

    Best theme parks in Florida

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    When vacationing in Florida, be sure to visit some of the state's best amusement parks. From EPCOT at Disney World to Busch Gardens...
  14. Travel

    Best theme parks for toddlers

    Theme parks aren't all about thrill rides. Most theme parks also offer special attractions, shows and adventures for toddlers and...
  15. Family Fun

    Seasonal activities that build the family bond

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    You’ve got your daily and weekly routine down pat. You even have a couple of monthly activities that are important to your family’s...
  16. School & Education

    Fun ways to teach your child sign language

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    The popularity of teaching sign language to babies has exploded over the past several years. Who wouldn’t want their wee ones to be...
  17. Family Fun

    Sunshine prints: Make art from the sun

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    If you have sun and have kids, here's a cool craft project to try (though if you just want to get a set just for yourself, we won't...
  18. Birthdays & Celebrations

    Best April Fools' Day pranks for kids

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    Though laughter can be shared with family members every day, April Fools' Day is a great way to celebrate the benefits of mirth....
  19. Birthdays & Celebrations

    Jokes for April Fools' Day

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    Whoopee cushions, gum that turns your mouth inky and handshake buzzers are certainly great April Fools' Day props, but you can be...
  20. Family Fun

    5 Spring outdoor family activities

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    Spring has sprung and the warm weather is begging for your brood to head outdoors for some family fun. Looking for kids activities...