- August 2022 -
August signifies summer’s last big send-off and we have a sun-and-action-packed month ahead of us. Let’s enjoy it!
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Make plans for an end-of-summer getaway.
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Plant seeds for your cool weather crops.
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Have dinner al fresco.
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National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
Pick up a dozen from your local Big Y Bakery!
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Have a family-friendly water balloon toss.
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Take a walk after dinner.
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Read a book for Book Lover’s Day.
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Son and Daughter Day
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Spend the day at the beach.
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Who doesn't need an excuse for a day of relaxation?
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Have a make-your-own pizza night.
One of these pizza recipes is sure to become a family favorite.
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Attend an art fair.
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Explore an international cuisine.
Invite friends or family over and have them bring a dish from a different cuisine.
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Visit a water park.
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Have a family backyard movie night.
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Get the kids in the kitchen to help with dinner.
Here is a fun and tasty recipe for the whole family.
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Take 15 minutes to meditate.
Here are some breathing techniques from the Living Well Eating Smart Team.
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Put a puzzle together.
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Have some backyard fun—from pitching a tent to collecting bugs.
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National Dog Day
Treat your furry friend to something special.
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Host an end-of-summer bonfire in your backyard.
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Clean and organize garage.
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Keep the delicious summer produce alive by preserving your jams and spreads.