21 Swimming Pool Games to Stop “Mom, I’m Bored” in its Tracks
Fun Swimming Pool Games for the Kids
Summer’s coming, and that means that about five days into your kids’ summer vacation, they’ll be complaining that there’s nothing to do… and that’s when you’ll be glad you’ve got a list of swimming pool games you can suggest.Read More»
52 Florida Staycation Ideas – No Suitcase Required
We live in the best place on Earth! Explore it with a year’s worth of Florida staycation ideas.
Now that most of our winter visitors are gone, it’s time for us residents to jump on some of these Florida staycation ideas squeeze every last juicy drop of fun from our home state. For the past few months, it’s been a bit too crowded to do much of anything – and your home’s probably been the jump-off spot for a revolving crew of house guests. But now that Florida’s gearing up for the summer, we’ve got the whole state to ourselves!Read More»
Use Your Pool for Low Impact Workouts and Post-Exercise Relaxation
Low impact workouts are effective and gentle on your joints.
There’s a good reason so many health-conscious people who love to exercise are taking their low impact workouts to their pools. You get all of the benefits of being outdoors in the fresh air and sunlight, plus the added perk of being in the water. Even though your joints will thank you, you can get a killer cardio workout, work on your flexibility, boost your balance, and alleviate stress – all in one place: the crystal clear waters of your own inground pool.Read More»
What If You Could Come Home to a Backyard Paradise Every Day?
Smart ideas for creating your own backyard paradise
If you’re like most of us, you’ve probably spent more than a moment or two dreaming about floating around in a pool in your very own backyard paradise. Just letting all your cares melt away into the clear, cool water sounds like a lovely way to spend an afternoon or evening.Read More»
Use Your Pool to Avoid Stress and Beat “All Work and No Play” Syndrome
5 Ways Your Pool Can Help You Reduce Stress and Change Your Outlook on Life
Unless you’ve learned how to avoid stress like a Zen master, chances are that you sometimes find yourself feeling a bit like a hamster on a wheel. The endless cycle of eat, sleep, work, and repeat can puncture your life enjoyment tank and lead to a slow leak. You might find yourself getting impatient in Tampa traffic (OK, more than normal – even off-season), sleeping poorly, eating too much, and noticing a growing overall discontent with life.Read More»