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Posted by on Jun. 12, 2013 at 2:20 PM
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Plan outdoor activities

Set aside one day a weekend to do something active as a family: swimming in the summer, sledding or hiking in the winter, or biking in the spring and fall. Taking along a picnic lunch—and splurging on some healthy snacks after a good workout—will help the day go by without a complaint.

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Madelaine
by Ruby Member on Jun. 12, 2013 at 2:51 PM

Very true!

lizzig
by Ruby Member on Jun. 12, 2013 at 3:35 PM

 i make sure the kids get out as much as possible.  they need the fresh air & it helps wear them out! ;o)

nngmommy83
by Gold Member on Jun. 12, 2013 at 3:54 PM

we do this already!

MamaMandee
by Mandee on Jun. 12, 2013 at 6:36 PM
We have been outside all day now that the pool is up.
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elasmimi
by Ruby Member on Jun. 12, 2013 at 6:37 PM

good tips

momofsixangels
by Colleen on Jun. 12, 2013 at 7:07 PM

Thats what we are doing this summer

Ladyisis
by Jenn on Jun. 13, 2013 at 12:21 AM

Good idea! Thanks for sharing.

ballerina.2006
by Silver Member on Jun. 13, 2013 at 12:29 AM
We pack a lunch and hit the park almost every time we leave the house now :) loving the summer warmth!
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MixedCooke
by Silver Member on Jun. 13, 2013 at 3:26 AM

we go swimming, take our dog for a walk, go to the park, etc.  I also plan no technology days except maybe the radio.

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