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You’re likely to hear a lot about space this summer. There’s a big 50th anniversary coming up: the first time humans set foot on the moon. Here are numerous ways to celebrate, both locally and at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Read more

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A little planning helps families eat healthy even in vacation mode. Read more

Food

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Amanda Inscore

There are plenty of fun ways for the whole family to beat the heat this summer in Southwest Florida. Read more

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Need some ideas to engage kids’ brains over summer? Collier County Public Schools has a guide for all ages, and PBS Kids relaunched its PBS Kids for Parents site. Read more

Education

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STEM-based travel helps bridge the summer learning gap. Read more

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I drove my 16-year-old son Zach to the football workout at his high school and made sure he had the gallon water jug he was known for carrying every day at school and practice. I said, “Love you!” He said, “Love you, too,” and he was gone. Read more

, Wellness

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Chad Baumer

We’ve got a vacation 'bucket list' of thrills and activities to keep you hopping all summer long — and they’re all just a short drive away Read more

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Chad Baumer

We’ve got a vacation bucket list of thrills and activities to keep you hopping all summer long — and they’re all just a short drive away. Read more

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Special to SW FL Parent & Child

We’ve got a vacation bucket list of thrills and activities to keep you hopping all summer long — and they’re all just a short drive away. Read more

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First-grade teacher and mom Danielle Lee offers tips to keep kids learning over summer. Read more

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