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A Parent’s Guide to Surviving Social Distancing

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Almost overnight, we’ve gone from shuttling kids to and from school, commuting to work, and spending evenings at soccer games and extracurricular activities to lockdown at home. Now, remote work and homeschooling are the new norm. Last week, we highlighted resources that parents can use to keep kids busy and learning at home. This week, I want to take a moment to talk about your sanity as a parent. As “shelter in place” and coronavirus quarantine orders affect more people across the country and around the world, here’s our parent’s guide to surviving social distancing.

8 Activities to Keep Kids Busy and Learning from Home

activities to keep kids busy

If you’re like many parents across the United States, social distancing has had an immediate and drastic impact on your life. Suddenly, you may be juggling working from home and staying productive, all while wondering how to homeschool your children. Check out these eight activities to keep kids busy, learning, and growing.

Creating Space for Family Time and Other Ways to Combat Busyness

family time

Between our work schedules, getting the kids to and from school, and extracurricular activities, there’s hardly room for family time. Busyness has taken over our lives. In many ways, it most directly impacts parents. Let’s explore steps you can take to lighten your load and reduce your stress.

Ultimate Guide to Argentina with Kids

Argentina with kids

Visiting Argentina with kids will allow you to gain new experiential insights into one of the most beautiful places on the planet. From the Andes mountains to icy glaciers and pastoral grasslands, you’ll be amazed by the landscape diversity, and that’s not to mention the exotic animals and plants that call this lovely nation home. Ready to find out more? Check out our ultimate guide that will help you plan an unforgettable family adventure.

8 Interesting Facts About Argentina

interesting facts about Argentina

Whether you’re looking for mighty and surreal landscapes, an authentic glimpse into history, or exotic wildlife, Argentina’s got it all. From the towering Andes to the monstrous glaciers of Patagonia, the chic sophistication of Buenos Aires to the rustic charms of the Pampas, prepare to be amazed. Ready to learn more about this fascinating South American nation? Check out these 8 interesting facts about Argentina.

8 Interesting Facts About Peru

interesting facts about Peru

Peru contains stunning natural beauty, from remote deserts to high-elevation lakes and prime Amazon rainforest. Its rich and varied history has resulted in archaeological treasures like Machu Picchu. And its food is arguably among the very best in the world, founded in agricultural practices unchanged for the past 2,000 years. Keep reading for more interesting facts about Peru.

Argentina Food Culture: What to Eat and Drink

Argentina food culture

Argentina prides itself on a handful of iconic foods and beverages: asado, dulce de leche, mate, and Malbec. While you can find them in other South American nations, too, Argentina food culture has made them integral parts of its national identity. Are you ready to explore Argentina’s culture and identity through some of its most popular dishes and drinks? Let’s go!

From Gauchos to Tango: Fascinating Facets of Argentina Culture

Argentina culture

Argentina culture is vibrant and richly influenced by the immigrants who made it their home, particularly in the 19th century. As a result, you’ll find stunning examples of European architecture throughout the capital. You’ll also find dance halls and streets that come to life in the evenings with passionate Argentine Tango. Or take a trip to the Pampas where you can watch gauchos work the land. Keep reading to find out more.

7 Types of Baja Mexican Cuisine Even Picky Eaters Will Love

Baja Mexican Cuisine

What kind of food do they eat in Mexico? The answer to this question depends on the region. For example, tasty Baja Mexican cuisine reflects the peninsula’s history, geography, and cultural diversity. From machaca con huevos to Baja Med cuisine and Chinese fusion dishes, there’s a wealth of variety to explore along the Baja California peninsula. Don’t miss out on these seven dishes and types of cuisine on a family trip to Mexico.