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20 Fun Beach Games and Toys

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Elevate your day on the sand and get a little more exercise with fun beach games that the entire family can play. Most can be easily packed into a bag or come with their own carrying cases and those that require an extra pair of hands to transport them to the sand are definitely worthwhile. Some, like the beach ball games, are versatile enough to play at the park or as backyard games and certainly will come in handy at home while the kids are out of school. Plus, when you live in a beach community like San Diego, games...

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How Often Do You Go Out and Play with Your Friends?

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How Often Do You Go Out and Play with Your Friends?

“Go outside and play with your friends!” That was Mom’s clarion call to us kids back then when friendship was easier. When we were naive, tolerant, open to diversity, and had few boundaries. We were perfect friend-making machines. Some friendships lasted. Others dissipated. Either way, potential friendships seemed to be placed in front of us for the asking.  Circumstance, not choice, was likely to be the determining factor in staking out new relationships. People came in and out of our lives as we traveled through the cycle of education, career, and family. It was important, but often not Priority One. Friendship by...

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Stand out From the Crowd This Holiday Season With These Alternative Christmas Trees

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Stand out From the Crowd This Holiday Season With These Alternative Christmas Trees

For most people, the process of picking a Christmas tree is simple. You look at the space you have in your home, assess your budget, go to the store and find a tree which fits your requirements. Generally speaking, the fuller and well-shaped the tree is the better.  There are, of course, some exceptions to the rule. For instance, in some states across America, people have started their own regional alternatives to the traditional tree. Examples include trees made of sand in Florida, poinsettia trees in California and lobster trap trees in New England. The above shows that for some...

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