You know by now that we think almost any beach is a great place for preschool-age children. We like the water warm or cold, the sand fine or gritty—and we'll take rocks as well. Our kids adore beaches and pools in any shape or size, and, therefore, so do we.That doesn't mean.... read more
Packing and unpacking aren't exactly top of our list of favorite ways to spend our days. Except of course if we're headed to the beach. Say "beach" and we are dragging out that old beat-up bag and shoving stuff into with glee! (We're still not so thrilled with unpacking it.... read more
The thing we love best about the beach is that it's one of the few places where young children can entertain themselves for hours and hours, day after day. There's no need to organize activities. If you can manage to tote along a few buckets and shovels (as well as the requisi.... read more
Don't know about you, but we are sooo ready to head to the beach! The summer temps are climbing steadily, and now's the time to make your escape to that other world of sand and water and the sound of waves. Children are never happier than they are at the beach. They build,.... read more
Dodge Caravan asked for our Savvy-est ideas for having fun outdoors with our kids. And, of course, the great outdoors is right up our alley. Our preschoolers love bugs and butterflies; flowers and dirt; parks, bike trails and the beach. For families in the summer, there.... read more
For some, the greatest allure of the shore is the chance to go fishing. Tales of grown men obsessed with fishing are legendary. Just think of The Old Man and the Sea or Moby Dick (ok, it's technically a whaling story). Well, we are here to tell you that single-minded obsession.... read more
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