5 Fall Foods We Can’t Get Enough Of

Fall is here and before everyone freaks out about how close we are to winter – let’s just take a moment to enjoy everything the harvest season has to offer. Like, for example, pumpkin spice lattes, apple pies and maple everything. Check out our 5 favorite fall foods (with recipes to match!) and then leave…

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3 Fun Things to Do with Apples This Fall (besides eat them)

Apple picking season is in full swing – and while we love apple everything (pies, sauce, jam, cobbler, crisp…the list goes on), sometimes you just have more apples than you can eat. Save yourself the belly ache and try one or all of these fun apple projects with the kids 1. Candle Holders Apples are…

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Oakhurst Celebrates 20th Year as Beach to Beacon Sponsor

Since 1997 Oakhurst has partnered with Beach to Beacon, an event we believe aligns perfectly with our commitment to environmental sustainability, healthy active kids, and community impact through giving. This year, in addition to handing out half-pints of free chocolate milk, we also enhanced our commitment to the organization, becoming the presenting sponsor of the…

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5 Tips To Get Back In The Swing Of School Lunches

With fall approaching fast, it’s time to start reviving the school-year rituals that – let’s face it – can get a little rusty over the summer. Whether your kids are athletes, musicians, dancers, brainiacs, or all of the above, one sure-fire way to power them through the day is ensure that they have plenty of…

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Five Things To Check Off Your Summer Bucket List Before Fall

With the chilly New England fall approaching, now is the time to relish the warm weather- and what better way to do that than to take your kids on an outdoor adventure that they’ll remember forever? Here are five family-friendly day trips sure to please the whole family. 1. Bradbury Mountain State Park  Located just…

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6 Simple Summer Smoothies

Smoothies are awesome all year long – but they’re especially delicious on hot summer days when the thought of turning on the oven is…well….out of the question. Cool, quick and refreshing – smoothies are the perfect way to fuel up on the go. Make them with milk for added protein, calcium and Vitamin D. The…

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5 Fun 4th of July Crafts for Kids

Fireworks are fun but late nights and loud noises aren’t for everyone. If you’re looking for kid-friendly way to celebrate, we’ve got 5 fun crafts you can do as a family. What are your favorite 4th of July traditions? 1. Shaving Cream Fireworks  Make your own (less noisy) fireworks out of shaving cream, food coloring and toothpicks. This…

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3 Fun Salad Recipes for Summer

Finally the weather is warming up an gardens are beginning to grow – perfect timing to switch up those chilis and casseroles for some fun summer salads. If you’re looking for a new recipe to inspire you, try one of these three creative takes on summertime salads: 1. Lobster on Brioche with Turnip and Potato…

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5 DIY Father’s Day Gifts Dad Will Actually Want

Macaroni necklaces are cute and everything – but we all know what Dad really wants for Father’s Day is a new iPhone, or lawn tractor, or a shirt without spit-up stains. Problem is, all those things require a trip to the store and more than a few dollars – ain’t nobody with little kids got…

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Celebrate World Milk Day!

June is National Dairy Month and the festivities kick off this Thursday (June 1st) with World Milk Day – a worldwide day of recognition for the wholesome nutrition of nature’s most perfect food – milk! We’ll be celebrating all day long, starting with a $50 Facebook giveaway and an opportunity to share your World Milk Day photos…

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