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Creative Family Ideas in the Pacific Northwest

Author: Andy Wallace

Best Futons to Create a Versatile Living Space

Best Futons to Create a Versatile Living Space

We love finding ways to use our home differently or more effectively. A futon is a great way to transform a room from a living space to a sleep space!

Get Tavour Craft Beer Shipped to Your Door

Get Tavour Craft Beer Shipped to Your Door

Do you enjoy trying interesting craft beer? We tried the Tavour Craft Beer Club and discovered some great benefits of using this beverage service app.

Top Places to Visit with Kids in Denver

Top Places to Visit with Kids in Denver

Colorado is a great place to visit on a family vacation. Even in winter, Colorado has more to offer than just ski slopes and mountain peaks (although these are awesome!). Denver, the Mile High City, has a huge variety of family-friendly activities and locations to enjoy year round. On a family trip in January, we explored a bunch of fun places in Denver. We also left with a list of even more places that we hope to visit next time. Here are some of our top places to visit with kids in Denver!
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Managing Screen Time for Kids With the Verizon Family Tech Initiative

Managing Screen Time for Kids With the Verizon Family Tech Initiative

The Verizon Family Tech Initiative caters to families in a big way, providing helpful tips for parents and kid-friendly hardware. You’ll find some great resources to help you limit your kids’ screen time.

7 Holiday Treat Ideas & Christmas Sweets

7 Holiday Treat Ideas & Christmas Sweets

When the holidays roll around, it doesn’t take long for me to start thinking about what sort of delicious goodies am I going to make this year. Here are 7 inspiring Christmas treats you and your family will love.

5 Tips for Off-Road Riding with Kids

5 Tips for Off-Road Riding with Kids

I absolutely love power sports and using it as a tool to explore the great outdoors wherever we go. The explosive growth in interest and development of side by sides today has opened so many doors for families of all ages to get out there together and do so much more than in the past. Off-road riding with kids can be an amazing experience for everyone.
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4 Important Things to Consider when Buying a Used Car

4 Important Things to Consider when Buying a Used Car

It can be exciting when it comes time to pick out a car, even when it’s not your first. These 4 tips can help you avoid hidden issues with used cars and make your future car shopping experience much easier.

Best RV Trip Planning Resources

Best RV Trip Planning Resources

Planning a cross country RV trip involves choosing destinations, routes, stops and activities. I’m excited to share some of the best resources I found for RV trip planning as well as some of my personal trip planning tips!

Practical Basics for New Dads

Practical Basics for New Dads

As a busy dad, I am always looking for the next thing to make my life with kids just a little bit easier and simpler. I’ve discovered some simple solutions to help keep your life, car, and stroller a bit more organized so you can easily find the essentials when you need them. Here are my top picks for dads on the go with kids in tow.
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Easy and Refreshing Drink Ideas

Easy and Refreshing Drink Ideas

Say hydrated this summer with refreshing summer drinks, travel growlers, and delicious mixed beverage combinations.