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Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarten or a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

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5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School Schedules

Kids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.

07/13/2015

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Top Paintball In Las Vegas

Goodness gracious great balls of….paint? Check out these top paintball spots in the Las Vegas area.

07/03/2015

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5 Ways Kids Can Help Around The House In Summer

Taking a break from summer fun to have kids help out with some things around the house is a win-win for any family. Chores are shared and kids learn the value in having responsibilities and the rewards in doing things for others. Here are five ways kids can lend a hand around the house this summer.

07/01/2015

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Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.

06/26/2015

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July 4th Party Games For Adults And Kids

Get a little creative this Fourth of July. Here are five fun party games to entertain all the guests at your upcoming holiday barbecue.

06/24/2015

A juvenile blacktip reef shark swims in a water tank at a seafood market in Hong Kong on May 3, 2014. The blacktip reef shark is a common catch in Southeast Asian waters and used for its meat, liver oil and fins, but campaigners warn overfishing in some areas has led to a decline in their numbers. AFP PHOTO/ ALEX OGLE        (Photo credit should read Alex Ogle/AFP/Getty Images)

Family Guide To Las Vegas’s Mandalay Bay Shark Reef Aquarium

The Mandalay Bay Shark Reef Aquarium is a great way to spend the day with the family.

06/19/2015

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3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This Summer

The weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

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Create A Drive-In Movie Theater Experience At Home

Drive-in movie theaters may be a thing of the past, but if you’re feeling nostalgic, you can create a drive-in experience in your own back yard. With a few supplies and some creativity, the sky’s the limit for your backyard theater.

06/10/2015

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 18:  Young men prepare to skateboard in the skate park at the Southbank Centre on May 18, 2013 in London, England. Plans are underway to refurbish the Festival Wing, the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Purcell Room and Hayward Gallery complex, including the 'Undercroft', which would be replaced with new arts venues and retail outlets. The skate park, hailed as the birthplace of British skateboarding, is to be moved to nearby Hungerford Bridge, which has caused anger amongst the skateboarding and bmxing community.  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Top Skate Parks In Las Vegas

There are a fair number of concrete skate parks in Las Vegas and Henderson. Some are supervised, others are well-lit but are unsupervised areas. A couple of these parks are run by community centers, offering classes and emphasizing safety. Since a few parks are designated as experienced skate parks, make sure you’re up to snuff before you visit them, and also be forewarned that bowls may be shared with BMX bikers, so be prepared to wait your turn.

06/05/2015

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Best Winter And Holiday Activities

We have brainstormed the best winter activities to keep you entertained.

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Fourth Of July Fireworks

Fireworks are the traditional way to celebrate the July 4th holiday. See some of our nation’s finest displays.

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