Bear Creek Campground at Lake Compounce

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Lake Compounce, America's oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, recently opened their new Bear Creek Campground to visitors.  Having a campground with close proximity to the park seems like a natural progression and a great way for this staycation destination to become a vacation destination.Thanks to Lake Compounce, we were able to stay ...

Things to do before you travel #LifeLockSafety

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Being prepared for a vacation can make or break the entire experience. If you’re anything like me, you spend countless hours preparing to make sure that nothing is forgotten. I make lists. I make lists of my lists. I go over and over the luggage, to be sure that each article of clothing is included. ...

How to Write Your First Blog Post

How to Write Your First Blog Post

When you first start a blog, you should have a list of blog post ideas. If you don't already, now's the time to get started. There are several ways to go about writing your first blog post. How to Write Your First Blog Post First, you need to log in to your WordPress site. Click "New", then on ...

3 Ingredient Vegan Ice Cream Recipe #SilkAlmondBlends

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I love chocolate. I also love ice cream. What I don't love is the high caloric count and high fat content of regular ice creams. There's rarely nutritional value in ice cream, and if I'm going to indulge in a treat, I'd rather go for something that's at least a little bit healthy for me. ...

Best Camping on Cape Cod

Camping Spots on the Cape

After a long week in the city, there are few things better than escaping up to the Cape. Going on a hike, watching the waves roll in, and camping under the stars is sure to help you hit that reset button. There are 20+ campgrounds on Cape Cod. Whether you are in an RV or ...

Washi Tape Ideas: Washi Tape Bandaids

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I'm not the most graceful swan on the pond.  Truth be told, you can usually find as many bruises on my shins as those of my kids. We go through a LOT of bandaids in this house.  We have dozens and dozens of fun kid-friendly bandages, but my oldest is turning 9 and she's not ...

How to Get Started Geocaching

What is Geocaching

Geocaching is a great activity to do with the family.  It gets you outdoors, walking around and makes you use your mind.  We started Geocaching a year ago and we still are loving it. If you are wondering how to get started geocaching, read on! What Is Geocaching? Geocaching is a global treasure hunt.  Participants use GPS ...

Where to Camp in Massachusetts

Where to Camp in MA

The good thing about Massachusetts is that it is close to some amazing camping spots. (And super close to Connecticut!) When you are ready to walk out of the office and sit next to a campfire making s'mores, Massachusetts’ outdoor playground doesn't disappoint. Whether you want to camp near the dunes on the Cape or ...

15 Creative Ways to Use Old Socks

15 creative ways to use old socks

How many times have you folded you clothes and found that a sock is missing? We always joke that the sock monster ate them again. What really happens to these missing socks no one will ever know but since you now have one sock that doesn't match anything you might as well find some ways ...

5 reasons to have stylish baby wipes on hand #HuggiesMomStyle

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Just because I don't have a baby in diapers anymore doesn't mean I don't still have a use for stylish baby wipes.  We still use wipes frequently, and I don't see us stopping anytime soon.  I've been toting around Huggies Clutch ‘n’ Clean wipes lately-the wipes arent a new thing, but the cute and fun clutches ...