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From Haiti, With Love
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From Haiti, With Love

by Scott Brelsford From atop the mountains looking down, they look like white serpents slithering through the landscape. On the ground walking through them, they feel like the surface of the sun.  That is where I am now, walking over millions of smooth white stones of a nearly dry riverbed. [...]

Simplify Your Summer with Family Hammock Camping!
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Simplify Your Summer with Family Hammock Camping!

by Jessica and Andrew, authors of Bring the Kids Life is crazy. Camping shouldn’t be. Simplify! Easier said than done right? Trust me, I know. I have 3 kids 6 and under, and although we love to camp, it’s anything but simple. I’m always on the lookout for ways to [...]

Lakes vs. Oceans
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Lakes vs. Oceans

by Justin Fricke, aka JustinTheWeekendWarrior Last week we looked at why a river is a more optimal swimming choice than a lake. This week we’re going to compare lakes and oceans. When most people think of summer, they think of fun in the sun, at the beach. Unfortunately, lakes sometimes [...]

Happy Catfish Day!!
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Happy Catfish Day!!

by Anna Fletcher You may not realize it, but today is a very special day. Not only is it the 176th day of the year and National Strawberry Parfait Day, today is National Catfish Day!! In 1987, President Ronald Reagan officially proclaimed June 25 as a day to honor “a [...]

Rivers vs. Lakes
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Rivers vs. Lakes

by Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior The start of summer means it’s time to splash down and cool off. Where’s the best place to take a nice dip to cool off and relax? We’ve already read why a lake is a better swimming choice than a pool. But what about a [...]