Memorial Day Weekend: A Kickoff to Summer time fun!

The not-so-official start of summer is finally here: it's Memorial Day Weekend! The weather has finally warmed up and hopefully we've dried out from all the rain so now it's time to put on your flip-flops, grab your sunglasses, and bring on summer time fun! 

Here is a great round up of the many activities available to you and your family this weekend. Is your neighborhood pool opening up? Check out this article on sunscreen to make sure you and your kids skin is protected in the sun. In search of a water play day? Here is a list of great splash parks and pools open to the public that are great for preschoolers and older kids alike. And here is a great article on raising water confident kids so you can make sure they stay safe while having fun around water. 


Interested in taking the family on a great bike ride, combining exercise, scenic views, and great family fun? Check this list out for safety tips when riding bikes with kids and then head out to one of these great family-friendly trails to explore. 


Memorial Day Weekend wouldn't be the same without parades honoring our veterans so here is the information on all of the parades happening. And what else wouldn't Memorial Day Weekend be without? That's right -- great food! Check out this blog full of amazing new recipes to try that are sure to please everyone (especially if you have little hands to help you in the kitchen as another great family activity!).

Wishing everyone a happy and safe Memorial Day Weekend!

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