The Definitive Guide to Summer Safety

Summer is in full swing here on the East Coast and everyone is enjoying the warm weather and sunshine. While summer brings with it many great activities such as boating, swimming, grilling, and hiking; it also brings tons of potential dangers to your family. Did you know that 40 percent of all injury-related emergency room visits and…

7 Amazing Ways to Make Your Vacation Memorable

It’s that time of year again! Time for vacation bound families to pack up the family vehicle and head out on the road towards their destination of choice. If you are like me, you will spend months planning and anticipating your vacation only for it to be over in a blink of an eye. Not…

The Top 10 Indoor Plants That Improve Air Quality

I absolutely love this time of year! There is nothing more relaxing than strolling the neighborhood on a warm summer day. Just seeing and smelling beautiful fragrant blooms on shrubs and trees is an instant mood booster. Not to mention that walking is great exercise! It’s common knowledge that plants help to significantly improve air…

Eats & Treats: Strawberry Pizza

The abundance of fresh fruit in the summer makes me incredibly happy. I honestly could eat fruit all day every day. Strawberries and blackberries, peaches and watermelon, cherries and honeydew…it’s a serious struggle not to have my diet solely consist of fruit. Another thing that I love, and that you can have any time of…

Stop The Vacation Blues, Save More Green

Happy First Day of Spring! The first day of Spring also marks another important occasion…summer vacation planning! Arghhh!! Are you already hyperventilating just thinking about the cost? Do you feel torn between making family memories and not blowing the household budget? With a little planning and effort, it is possible to have a wonderful, inexpensive family…

Pin of the Week: 33 Cheap Summer Activities for Kids

Pin of the Week: Each week we share the most amazing ideas and projects from our Pinterest boards. Check out the hottest trends in DIY, parenting, beauty, health, and much more! See our most popular pinterest boards at https://www.pinterest.com/threepeasserv. Enjoy!  This week’s Pin is a great list of cheap summer activities that you will love just as much…

Summer 2014 Trend Alert – Bohemian Chic

Effortless style! Long flowing top, distressed jeans, floral embroidered purse, and metallic gladiator sandals would be the perfect outfit for any bohemian princess!!  

101 Awesome Stay-cation Ideas: Part 1

Planning a stay cation this year or trying to prevent “boredom blues”? Check out this list of the BEST free and inexpensive activities to keep your kids (or even the neighbor’s kids) busy all summer long! 1. Let’s your child’s imagination go wild by creating a homemade board game. 2. Go Geochaching. Grab a GPS device…

The 5 BEST Day Trips for Families in the Mid Atlantic

The end of another school year is quickly approaching and soon parents will be hearing those two dreaded words…”I’m Bored”.  Looking for some ideas to beat the “boredom blues”? Well look no further! Check out my list of the 5 best day trips from the Baltimore/Carroll County area. 1. Clark Elioak’s Farm Ellicott City, MD –…