PJ Parenting Weekly Link Roundup 7/24-7/26

Members of the group occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters stand guard Jan. 4, 2016, near Burns, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)


It’s vacation season!

Hopefully these tips will inspire you to capture the spirit of vacation and enjoy the journey, not just the destination!


Here’s a great checklist to start your vacation packing.  Maybe this will ensure you only forget a couple items:

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If you can’t go on a family vacation away from home, check out these great ideas for having an awesome stay-at-home vacation that feels like you’ve really gotten away:

Young girl with a joyful expression jumping through a spray of water


Hot off the Press:
The much anticipated release of Dr. Seuss’s long lost book What Pet Should I Get? happens on July 28th.


Need an excuse to have a summer party?  Here is a step-by-step guide to hosting an Ice Cream Sundae Party:

3 bowls of ice cream with toppings


Because I’m always on the lookout for easy camera tips to improve my pictures, I really like this article although I find #10 especially hard to apply:

18 tips for photographing your family vacation


For some great ideas on how to entertain kids in the car look here:


Happy Trails and Safe Travels!