Our Favorite Ways to Spend Quality Time with the Family

Turn off the TV and try one of these fun things to do as a family! (36 Photos)

Jenna McCarthy on Aug 24, 2012 at 10:08AM

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Our Favorite Ways to Spend Quality Time with the Family

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Pick Flowers on a Nature Walk

On a regular old walk you're likely to hear cries of complaint. But give your walk a purpose ("Let's see if we can build a bouquet the size of Texas!") and the mutiny is almost guaranteed to be at a minimum. Bonus: You'll get to enjoy a homemade centerpiece for the rest of the week. Just make sure you (and your kids) know what poison ivy looks like!

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