It’s Almost Time for Back to School: Are You Road Ready?

Guest Post from Free Lance Writer : Amy Patterson

With the school year just around the corner, you’re probably putting away your summer bucket list and starting a “back to school” to do list. Not only do your kids need new clothes and school supplies, but you might need to coordinate your schedule for carpool or get everyone signed up for extracurricular activities.

As you’re switching gears and getting back into the school year mode, it’s also a good time to think about roadway safety. Whether you have newly licensed teen drivers, who will be driving themselves or younger siblings to school, or if you’re in charge of getting your kids to and from activities, it’s the perfect time of year to brush up on some safety.

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Splish Splash – 2018

Looking for something fun to add to your summer vacation that is just a car ride away?

Long Island is so lucky to have such an AMAZING water park where there is something for everyone! Whether you like to relax poolside or want a thrill you will be very satisfied after the completion of your visit to Splish Splash Water Park. We highly recommend visiting with your family and friends.

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Adventure Park Long Island- Our Family Day in the Trees

We had the most amazing day in the trees at The Adventure Park at Long Island in Wheatley Heights this weekend. I have to say that in just one visit it has become our new favorite place to go on Long Island and we highly recommend you checking it out.

Are you ready to experience adventure? Have lots of fun? Conquer fears and test your limits? Enjoy being in nature? Doing something exciting with your family and friends?  Then, you have to book your climb for the 2018 season at The Adventure Park. You will be so glad you did.   

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Popsicle Stick Workout

In launching my Fit Fam Program which incorporates a 30 minute family workout, I am pulling together some other ideas family can use to stay active and fit together. This week is the Popsicle stick workout.

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Upcycle Crafts – LI Summer News 12

Elizabeth Hashagen (News 12 Long Island) and Anne Caminiti ( Momee Friends of Long Island ) show you how to turn an old t-shirt into a durable bag and how to make fun necklaces for anyone to wear out of washers.

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Upcycling is so much fun. Turn the old into new in a few simple steps. I bet you will not be able to stop making these once you give these crafts a try!

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Shipwreck Cove Spray Park Bay Shore Marina

What an awesome place for kids and adults to keep cool this summer!

Right next to the Bayshore Marina, this is one of the cool spots on Long Island to head to on a hot, summer day.

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Wet Head Challenge

We love this new game and I know you will, too.

 Adults and kids will love playing and I guarantee it will bring lots of laughs to a family BBQ, game night or birthday party. Will you be the Wet Head at your next family get together?

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