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DIY Dog Treats – Homemade Dog Food and Dog Treat Recipes for Healthier Pets

Homemade Dog Food and Dog Treat Recipes

When many of us think dog food or treats, we think of the standard dried meats or milk bones. They aren’t the only options, though, and there’s plenty of room for variety.

And for those of us who spoil our dogs, it can be hard to keep our doting in check — which often results in pudgy pets with insatiable …

13 Fun Things to Do With Kids During Summer Break

13 Fun Things to Do With Kids During Summer Break

School’s out for the summer, which means it won’t be long before you hear, “I’m bored!” Organized activities keep the sibling spats to a minimum — and many offer an educational element as a bonus. Check out these easy, fun activities for kids to fend off summer boredom!

Plant a Garden

When it comes to summer activities for kids, gardening …

Healthy Snacks and Dips to Bring to a BBQ

Grilling summer vegetables zucchini and peppers

Whether you’re tailgating, picnicking or hosting a barbecue, it’s easy to overlook some of the essentials — sides and appetizers — in favor of the main event dishes like steak, burgers and good old hot dogs. Our roundup of recipes features a solid showing of dips, sides and apps that most definitely qualify as healthy party snacks. Here’s a look …