Family Features

Simplify Back-to-School Season

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Regardless of whether your child is heading to school for the first time this fall or returning for another year of learning, you can set your student up for success by ensuring he or she has everything needed before the first bell rings. Between tools for the classroom and supplies for quick and nutritious meals at home or on the go, these ideas can help.

Award-Winning Outdoor Space Inspiration

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Renovating your home’s outdoor spaces not only enhances the aesthetic but can also provide a host of recreational benefits. Taking a look at award-winning projects can help many homeowners draw inspiration while also identifying capable, reputable contractors to take on the project

Tree Talk: 4 tips for planting trees

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Trees are virtually everywhere you turn, from your own backyard to nearby parks and forests where you enjoy hiking. You can engage in the tree planting movement and make a difference by planting trees around your home and surrounding community with these tips.

4 Summertime Skin Care Tips

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Summer brings sunshine and plenty of exciting opportunities to head outdoors for fun with family and friends. While those joyous moments make the season special, all that sun exposure can wreak havoc on the skin without the proper precautions.

An Inviting Refuge

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If ever there was a need to create a tranquil escape from the chaos of the world, the time is now. Converting your living space into a soul-soothing refuge may be easier than you think as a serene color palette is often all you need to shift the mood of your home. Consider these tips to discover how to use color to paint a sense of calm for all who enter.

5 Tips for Gardening with Kids

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After months of cool weather, the first hint of spring will likely have the whole family eager to dive into outdoor activities. This year, as you begin tackling the garden, find ways to get the youngest family members in on the action, too. Creating a positive first experience with gardening can start with this simple advice.

5 Tips to Stretch Your Summer Travel Budget

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While popular destinations are likely to be open and welcoming visitors, the uptick in traffic combined with higher prices may translate into more expensive travel. If you’re planning a trip this summer, learn how to incorporate some smart spending strategies with these tips.

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