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We all scream for ice cream, especially on a hot summer day—and the only thing better is a sundae.
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Best Sundae Toppings

Mix it, pour it, guzzle it. Homemade pink lemonade hits the spot on warm summer days. Your kids will love squeezing juice out of the lemons!
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Pretty Pink Lemonade

These chocolate-covered banana pops are an easy-to-make scrumptious summer dessert.
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Frozen Banana Pops

Icy, sweet, and good to eat!
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July 4th Two-Berry Treat

Hidden treasure? An ancient map where X marks the spot? Time for a great adventure! Play up the drama and encourage your kids to make up stories as they make their crafts.
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DIY Treasure Chest

Awesome and bright, this colorful hiking stick is the perfect craft for spring days when there’s slippery mud outside. It adds fun to your outdoor adventures, and kids will love the excitement of playing and balancing with their new prop.
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Multi-Color Hiking Stick

Gather Around the Campfire
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Make-Believe Campfire

These banana-bread muffins will disappear so quickly you’ll think a band of monkeys raided your kitchen!
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Banana-Bread Muffins

Sprout some seeds
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Grow This!

Cool Ideas for Father’s Day Weekend
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Happy Dad’s Day Tips

Holiday Cookie Place Setting
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Unforgettable Edible Favors

Celebrate Independence Day with these fun and safe DIY confetti poppers.
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July 4th Confetti Poppers

12 Ways to Reboot Your Summer
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Fun Ways to Start Off Summer

Tie Rack for Father's Day
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Tie Rack for Dad