Thanksgiving Traditions
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Thanksgiving Traditions

Every year in November, we take a whole day to eat, enjoy company, and be reminded of what we are thankful for. Thanksgiving is full of many traditions passed down from aunts, uncles, friends, or grandparents. Whether you talk about stories from the past, take a family walk, wear silly clothes, cook, or bake a […]

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Fun Thanksgiving Games

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Super Easy Banana Bread

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5 Things That Will Turn An Outdoor Walk Into An Adventure

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5 Important Tips For Basketball Players

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11 Things You Need In Your Fanny Pack This Summer

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Happy Camper Live Holiday Gift Guide 2021

At Happy Camper Live, we are all about that camp feeling all year long.  Whether it be in person at a day camp, sleepaway camp, specialty camp, holiday camps or camp mom and dad. Our mission is for all kids to experience that feeling of finding their passions, or hobbies or just killing an hour […]

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Healthy School Lunches

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Essentials For Back To School

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Make A Friendship Bracelet: Zigzag Candy Stripe

We’re back and we have another great friendship bracelet pattern for you to try! If you’re new here I recommend popping over to our Chevron pattern tutorial, so you have an idea on how to make a friendship bracelet for a beginner. If you’re familiar with bracelet patterns then you may know this one, the […]

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8 Tips To Sticking To Your New Year’s Resolutions

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3 String DIY Artwork Projects

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The Ultimate Guide To Spooky Campfire Stories

It’s a warm, moonlit summer night. You and your friends are sitting around the campfire, roasting marshmallows. The trees quiver in the breeze. A wolf howls from a distant hill. Owooooo. Owooooo. Owooooo. Suddenly, someone screeches, ”I know!” They take a long pause. “Let’s tell scary stories!”  See what we did there? That’s just an […]

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5 Flashlight Games to Light Up Your Night

If you’re a seasoned camper, you know the great outdoors are a big part of camp fun, games, and the overall experience. But summer can get very hot一sometimes too hot一for open-air activities. That’s when these five flashlight games can come in handy! If you find it’s too buggy or scary to play outside so late […]

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Camping Hacks For Families

It’s camping season! Avoid the stress and try these camping tips and tricks. Camping doesn’t have to be a lot of work. It can be fun for parents and kids. Try these camping hacks for families on your next camping trip in 2021. These camping tips and tricks will help your family have a great time […]

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Learn How To Play The Guitar

If you’re thinking of taking up a new instrument, the guitar is a great one to start with! They’re easy to carry, require minimal maintenance, and anyone can learn to play! Guitars come in all sizes, so even the little ones can pick one up. A classical or acoustic guitar is a great choice for […]

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5 Important Tips For Basketball Players

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Camping Hacks For Families

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How To Find A Special Needs Summer Camp

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How To Pay For Summer Camp

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Finding A Summer Camp In 2021