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Tips for a great day at the park

You’re at the park, now what? Turn an everyday outing into everything but.

Even a fun trip to the park can get boring if you’re always doing the same thing. The next time you head to your favorite local outdoor spot, have a plan in place for the perfect day.

Make it an adventure

Make it an adventure |

Every kid loves a good adventure, and a scavenger hunt is one the whole family can partake in. Your kids will have a blast, and you’ll have a great time, too.

Learn how to plan a family scavenger hunt >>

Pack some snacks

Pack some snacks |

You’re going to need to refuel after all that adventure. Some snacks work better than others when you’re going to be outside. Need some ideas?

Find out how to pack outdoor-friendly snacks >>

Make it a picnic

Make it a picnic |

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For those days when mere snacks just won’t cut it, you’ll need a full-on picnic. Lucky for you, we know how to pack a meal that that will please the whole crew.

Learn how to pack the perfect picnic >>

Bring the right beverages

Bring the right beverages |

Now that you have the food covered, make sure you’re ready to quench their thirst. One mom blogger has a definite favorite; what’s yours?

Find out how juice scores with one mom >>

Work in a game

Might as well work in some sports while you’re at the park, right? Be a champ and let your kids decide what to play — and cheer them on, no matter what.

Read about how one mom supports her athletic child >>

This post was sponsored by Mott’s.

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