Welcome to summer! What’s on tap this week? We’ve got a mom who reminds you to keep your kids hydrated, advice about summer camp, and a mom blogger’s fun ideas for outdoor messy playdates.

Summer means plenty of fun in the sun with the kiddos, but it also means your little ones are more prone to dehydration. How do you know if they’re getting enough to drink? Read on to find out for sure.

Thinking of sending your kids to summer camp? Make sure they’re ready! Here’s some tips to get you started.

Finally, even if the kids are staying home this summer… that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun!  Why not spend a day outside doing something messy?  It’s okay, the carpets will be safe and the kiddos will have a blast. Check out these fun ideas.