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5 Cool School Tools: Back-To-School Essentials

Let’s face it — that sinking feeling kids face this time of year is something we can all relate to. So we’ve put together a list of five cool supplies to help ease your child's back-to-school blues.

Draw-It-Yourself DIY Calculator (Mustard and Co., $9.99)

Kids will love the fact that they encouraged to draw on this school supply. This solar-powered calculator is blank, with no numbers or functions specified, but it comes ...

Last-Minute Summer Vacation Ideas

Want to make every minute of summer count with one final getaway? With the right inspiration and a little planning, a last-minute summer vacation is totally do-able! Here are some ideas to help you get your season-ending travel arrangements moving in the right direction.  

Shop Wisely

Beware of one snag that can unravel your last-minute travel plans — finding a great deal on one component of your trip but at the cost of paying full-price for ...

Simple Tips for Staying Organized Around the House

Has this ever happened to you? You just KNOW you own a pair of nail clippers (or a replacement battery for your wristwatch... or a tube of superglue... or...) but you just can’t find it. So you go out and buy another one. Later, of course, the thing you were so frantically searching for pops up and now you have two of them to keep track of. Not to mention that you’re out ...

Indoor and Outdoor Summer Activities on a Budget

You don’t have to break the bank this summer to keep your family entertained. We've rounded up some free (and almost free) fun things to do all season long.

Have Neighborhood Game Night

If you have fond memories of kick the can and four-square, get the neighbors together one evening every week for a little friendly competition. Parents can be the keepers of the rules and rotate as referees. Mix and match the ...

3 Ways to Ease Your Sunburn Pains

It's okay. It happens to everyone now and again. You fall asleep on your beach towel, or forget to reapply — or forget the sunscreen altogether. If you do end up with a sunburn, here are three ways you can ease the pain.

Cool Down

Take a cool — not cold — shower as soon as you get in from the pool or beach. It will take some of the sting out of your burn and wash ...