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Top 5 Things to Do Outdoors This Weekend

Outdoors This Weekend

August 31, 2016

Labor Day weekend is right around the corner and it’s a great time to enjoy the outdoors in Southwest Florida. Here are some of our favorite ideas.

1. Ride Off the Beaten Path

First on our list, jump into an orange Jeep with an experienced guide and explore miles of nature preserve in the backyard of Ave Maria. Orange Jeep Tours is a 90 minute, open-air adventure through thousands of acres of untouched terrain. Test your skills at spotting a range of native wildlife such as American alligator, Whitetail deer, Osceola turkey, Florida Red-Bellied turtle, and a large variety of bird species. Click here for a special discount.
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How to Keep Your Kids Busy during Summer

How to Keep Your Kids Busy during Summer

July 6, 2016

For some of us, summer means a break from work, from the alarm clock, and from your hometown. We like to travel, enjoy relaxing evenings with friends and more daylight. It can also mean entertaining the kids- every day! Prevent the stress of keeping your kids busy during summer before it happens. It’s not too late to start.
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How to Pack for Vacation

How to Pack for Vacation

June 30, 2016

Packing for a vacation can be tricky and often overwhelming. Just as you are gearing up for a stress-free trip, you need to somehow determine what are the least amount of items you can bring along with you while still ensuring you have the essentials plus some fun options. With airline baggage weight limits, this is even more crucial as you don’t want to pay for items you won’t wear or use. Organization is key as many of us prefer to carry-on luggage. Here are some successful tips on packing for a trip.
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How to Plan the Perfect Summer BBQ

How to Plan the Perfect Summer BBQ

June 22, 2016

Planning a summer barbeque can be fun…and challenging. There are so many options for food, décor, activities, and music. You can go classic with hamburgers and hot dogs or you can go modern healthy with grilled fish and cold vegetable salads. The setting usually takes place around a pool or backyard. Refreshing drinks are a must along with great music. However, where does one begin when planning a summer BBQ? Here are five main ingredients to throw the perfect summer outdoor party.
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Great Gifts for Father’s Day

Father's Day Ave Maria FL

June 8, 2016

Father’s Day is right around the corner! Finding the perfect gift to tell your dad “thank you” and how much you care for him can be a challenge. While the internet and local retailers are stocked with many great items, where can you go to find that perfect gift especially for your dad? Sure, you’ve done the classic gift of a coffee mug, so why not try something different this Father’s Day? Put a twist on a classic gift with a newly updated one. We have put together a list of some creative, and often overlooked top Father’s Day gifts. Enjoy!

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