summer

Family Pets
|Editor's Pick,Holidays,Summer30 June 2021 (updated)

Patriotic Pups: 11 Adorable Fourth of July Dogs

Break out your stars and stripes and red, white, and blue! These Fourth of July dogs are tough competition!

Jayne Schultheis
Reading
|Activities & Travel,Must Read,Summer28 June 2021

Summer Reads 2021: Mysteries, Memoirs, and More

Looking for new books for the summer months? Check out this list of great summer reads for 2021. From breezy to thrilling, there's something for everyone!

Rachel Kidd
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes,Summer28 June 2021 (updated)

The Best Virginia Beach Ice Cream Shops

If you're in Virginia Beach, ice cream is the perfect way to end a perfect day filled with surf and sand. Check out the best Virginia Beach Ice Cream spots!

Jayne Schultheis
Outdoor Activities
|Home & Style,Summer24 June 2021 (updated)

Above Ground Pools: Summer Solution

Above ground pools could be the answer to a summer of staying home - and staying cool. Read on for how to bring the pool to your backyard!

Nina Simone
Fashion
|Children & Parents,Must Read,Summer23 June 2021 (updated)

Shopping for Kid Bathing Suits: Ideas & Style Inspiration

Are you on the hunt for the right kid bathing suits this summer? We've got you covered! Read on for some great ideas for fun in the sun!

Heather Walter
Fashion
|Home & Style,Summer23 June 2021 (updated)

Beach to Backyard: Best Summer Shoes for Kids

Looking for that one shoe for everything this summer? Read on for summer shoes for kids that go from the pool to the playground to the party.

Nina Simone
FamilyApp
|Activities & Travel,Children & Parents,Must Read15 June 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Overnight Camp

Thinking about sending your child to overnight camp? Read on for important things to consider before choosing a sleepaway camp this summer.

Jamie Davis Smith
FamilyApp
|Children & Parents,Holidays,Summer11 June 2021 (updated)

11 Ideas for Celebrating Father's Day at Home

Looking for ways to celebrate the dad in your life without venturing out? Check out these ways you can spend Father's Day at home with your family!

Jayne Schultheis
Party
|Activities & Travel,Summer11 June 2021 (updated)

Throwing Kids Backyard Parties All Summer Long

Check out these tips for a fun-filled summer with these great ideas for backyard parties. No matter what the theme, check out these fun activities you can try!

Nina Simone
Entertainment
|Movies,Summer11 June 2021 (updated)

Summer Movies for Your Next Family Movie Night

Josie Ortega suggests summer movies —baseball flicks, westerns, and island adventures— for a Family Movie Night both adults and kids will love.

Josie Ortega
Josie Ortega
Education
|Activities & Travel,Children & Parents,Must Read11 June 2021 (updated)

Tips and Ideas to Prevent the "Summer Slide"

Every summer, kids often suffer learning loss. Check out these creative solutions to prevent the summer slide and keep their learning on track!

Rachel Kidd
Toys and Games
|Activities & Travel,Must Read,Summer11 June 2021 (updated)

The Best Pool Toys to Enjoy This Summer

Ready to bring your summer pool time up to the next level? Whether you want to relax or play, read on for best pool toys your whole family will love!

Jamie Davis Smith