protect your family from heat

Kayaking

Kayaking

If you love water but don't necessarily love getting wet, then aquatic sports might not seem right for you. But what if there was a way to be near the water without ever getting wet and you get a workout out of it? Sounds too good to be true? Don't take it from us, hop on a kayak or canoe and try it out for yourself!

Hiking

Hiking

Beautiful weather and clear skies are a perfect recipe for a day outdoors. Grab your walking shoes and hit your favorite trail— or visit a route you've never traveled before!

Inside Look: Accessibility in the NY State Fair

Inside Look: Accessibility in the NY State Fair

As a Texan, I am no stranger to large and crowded State Fairs. However, in spite of living nearly 6 years in upstate New York, I never had the time or opportunity to make it down to the NY State Fair. So when a good friend of mine (and Syracuse native) offered to show me around, I immediately said yes! 

Amusement Parks

Amusement Parks

Amusement parks. It's every kid's dream to go to one. (Especially that really big one with the castle and the ears!) But let's face it: parks can be big, scary, and exhausting. More trouble than they're worth, right? Wrong! Here are our quick tips to ensure a fun time at a park! 

A Day at the Grill

A Day at the Grill

You say "Summer!" and I say "Cookout!" Don't let your friends and family go hungry this summer, fire up that grill!

Road Trip

Road Trip

What's better than open road and open skies? Exactly. So hit the road and let's go!

Let's Go Swimming

Let's Go Swimming

Whether you live right on the beach or not, summer is definitely the time for fun in the water! Grab your favorite fruity drink and settle in for a day by the shore!

Heat and You

Heat and You

Heat. It affects us all and boy does it suck. Being hot is generally uncomfortable in itself, but, if neglected, can pose serious life-threatening risks. Protect yourself and your loved ones this summer with our guide on heat related illnesses.

Summer Travel Safety Guide

Summer Travel Safety Guide

Don't let the heat get in the way of summer fun! When it comes to traveling and spending time outdoors in the summer heat, it's important to do certain cooling practices to stay safe. We've compiled this summer travel guide to keep you safe in the heat!