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Win a Family Vacation to Universal Orlando Resort

Thanks to Southwest Airlines and Loews Royal Pacific Resort, now you can enter for a chance to win a family vacation at Universal Orlando Resort (click to go to the entry form). Yes, that’s right. You can enter for a chance to win a Florida family vacation August 21-24, 2013 for a family of up to five. Airfare? Covered. Hotel? Covered. Park passes? Covered. What’s not to love?

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las vegas family travel Las Vegas Family Travel—The Coolest of the Summer Hot Spots

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Las Vegas may not be the first place you think of when considering summer travel with the family…, but you may want to think again. Known for world-class service, luxurious hotels, divine dining, and superb entertainment, a few days in Vegas may be the perfect vacation for your family

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boy-reading-vacation2 Reading: Five Ways to Incorporate Reading Into Vacation

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Many families are looking to take a last minute vacation before the new school year starts. Going on a family vacation not only gives families the opportunity to spend quality time together, but it also provides excellent learning opportunities for children, including the chance to build stronger reading skills.
 
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green summer vacation Travel: Five Tips to Green Your Summer Vacation

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With warmer weather in full swing and Independence Day… just around the corner, you’ve likely already planned your family’s summer vacation. I know the to-do list is long, from stocking up on sunscreen and bug spray to bringing the sandals and bathing suits out of winter storage. This year, don’t

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sprinklers-summer-water Family Fun: Easy Summer Activity Ideas

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For many, summer is a time for family activities. Kids are out of school…, families have made time for vacations, and, of course, the weather has warmed up! This combination has many looking for easy and enjoyable things to do as a family. So here are a few

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summer-kids-pool 2 Summer: How to Transition from School to Summer Routines

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The end of the school year is fast approaching and that means it’s time to change schedules, set new routines and ensure that everyone is taken care of for the summer…. It’s never easy and as kids get older, the routine changes constantly. Here are some my tried and

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a postcard, starfish and seashell on a sandy beach Keepsakes: Three Low-cost, Fun Ideas for Preserving Summer Vacation Memories

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Preserving Memories—The following scenarios happens every August. Fresh from our family vacation, I have high hopes — “This will be the year I actually finish that scrapbook…, upload all my vacation photos to Picassa, and mail those postcards.”
And then life happens. The kids go back to

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Vehicle Maintenance Checklist: Summer Vehicle Maintenance Tips

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Summer months mean family road trips and great driving weather. After a long winter, investing a little time and money in performing and recording routine car maintenance will pay off in peace of mind, cost savings, and your car’s longevity …and resale value. You don’t need a sophisticated understanding of

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Giveaway! PBS Kids Prize Pack With Summer Travel Gear for Kids

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With summer vacation right around the corner, PBS Kids and Wilson & Ditch want to reward three lucky winners with a prize pack full of gear to entertain kids no matter where your journeys take you—close to home or across the country. (Approximate Retail Value: $100 each)
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RSVP for Tuesday Twitter Party: Family Travel With PBS Kids

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As a parent, family travel can be both exhilarating and frightening in the same breath! It’s awesome to think about all the new experiences and memories you’ll be providing your kids with, but then there’s the packing, the expenses, the actual travel itself (ARE WE THERE YET?!), and soon you’re…

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