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Throwback Thursday: Beach activities to keep you sane (and safe) this summer

We've been at this blogging thing for a while now, and we realized that some of our great ideas for summer activities, party planning and more, can be used year after year! So, in true Throwback Thursday (#tbt) fashion, we're putting together some throwbacks this summer! Stay tuned every Thursday through the end of August for a throwback of some pieces we wrote that are good enough to go back to again and again - and we hope you'll find useful too!

So with the arrival of summer, that means one thing for me...beach! And since I have a child - beach and relaxation are often mutually exclusive. But I've got some beach activities and ideas to keep little ones occupied and big ones sane. And if you're going solo, there are tips here for you as well. Remember to be safe (sunscreen, swimming and drinking) but most of all - have fun!

If you're not necessarily a beach person, you can still get your fill of the outdoors and a little exercise to boot. Check out these tips for taking your workout out of the house.

What's your favorite beach or outdoor activity?

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