The Perfect End-of-Summer Cookout

Summer is slipping between our fingers. As September approaches and the kids head back to school, we are confronted with the reality that oh no! Summer is almost over. How did fall come so quickly? Did we make the most of the season? Do not worry; there is still time to enjoy the last days…

How to De-Stress for National Relaxation Day

Happy National Relaxation Day! August 15th is a day dedicated to slowing down and taking it easy. This day comes at a great time as we all prepare for the back-to-school season. Getting back into a school year routine, prepping for the fall, and handling all other life responsibilities can get to be a little…

Tips for Harvesting Your Garden this Summer

It’s hard to find a vegetable that tastes quite as good as the one you grow on your own! Growing vegetables in your garden is a fun summer activity that the entire family can enjoy. Not only do you have a full view of the growing process, but you can eat the veggies together by…

The Ultimate Family Hiking Checklist for Summer 2021

Are you and the family planning on getting outside and spending time in nature this summer? With the kids out of school and on summer vacation, you might be looking for fun ways to spend the entire day with the family. Hiking is the perfect opportunity! Every excellent family hike must be well-planned, and that’s…

9 Tips for a Successful Lemonade Stand this Summer

Summer is a season filled with nostalgia that can activate all our senses. Summer sounds like laughter, smells like fresh flowers, looks like a sunny day, feels like a dip in a cold pool, and tastes like lemonade. Of course, the nostalgia that summer brings around is different for everybody. Still, there is no arguing…

11 Things to Pack for a Family Beach Day

Going to the beach is a great way to get outside and spend quality time with family this summer.  With vaccinations in full swing, we know everyone is eager to get out of the house and have some fun. If you live within driving distance of a beach, a day trip to the shore is…

Helpful Hacks for an Unforgettable Summer Family Vacation

As vaccinations ramp up nationwide, many families are making their summer travel plans. Whether you are headed over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house or another fun-filled destination, keeping your family entertained will help avoid the dreaded question: Are we there yet? Also, a few extra precautions and planning will prepare your…

7 Educational Subscription Boxes for Kids

School is wrapping up for the summer, but your kids can keep learning with educational subscription boxes. We know how tricky it can be to keep the kids learning once school is out, and we wanted to make it a little easier for you and your family. Spending quality time together as a family is…

What’s Hot this Summer: Staying Cool!

Wherever you live in the US, chances are your city has already been hit with a heatwave, or two! It’s a hot one, friends. And if you live in an area that has high humidity on top of the high temperatures? Woof. So without further ado, here are some Dream Dinners approved methods to keep…

Going Somewhere?

If you’re going on vacation this summer, dining is often the most expensive and time consuming piece— don’t let the stress of meal planning and reservations lead to expensive dinners that can limit your fun. Whether you’re flying to a faraway and exotic location, visiting a secluded family cabin in the woods or simply going…