World Holidays for Kids: Books, Movies & More

Are you interested in helping your children become “global citizens”? The holidays are a nice time to enjoy our own traditions while exploring others, too. Continue readingWorld Holidays for Kids: Books, Movies & More

14 Sure-to-Be-Classic Christmas & Winter Books, Movies & Shows

Get in the holiday spirit with these recently created books, movies or TV shows. Who knows? Maybe your family will help them reach “classic” status.Continue reading14 Sure-to-Be-Classic Christmas & Winter Books, Movies & Shows

Volunteer Options That Teens and Tweens <3 (Love)

Many teens need community service hours, and summer is the perfect time to volunteer! Here, 6 ideas to help you find charities that are a good fit.
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5 Ways to Celebrate Dr. Seuss Week

With his birthday on March 2nd, celebrate this week — also dubbed ‘Read Across America‘ — with fun, wacky words and silly stories with these…Continue reading5 Ways to Celebrate Dr. Seuss Week

10 Board Games for the Family

Board games for the family is a classic past time. They a perfect for bringing the family together during a game night or entertaining the children…Continue reading10 Board Games for the Family

Finding the Perfect Activities for a 5-Year-Old

Is your little one restless? One mom shares her tips for finding affordable, practical activities for a 5-year-old. by Kristine Munroe Find Classes, Workshops &…Continue readingFinding the Perfect Activities for a 5-Year-Old

10 Truly Unique Sleepaway Camps for Kids

Check out these far-flung camps that offer once-in-a-lifetime experiences for kids. Dolphins, roller coasters, chefs, circus performers, zombies and more!Continue reading10 Truly Unique Sleepaway Camps for Kids

Best of San Francisco Bay Area 2014: Kids Camps and Classes

Congratulations to this years “Best of 2014″ winners!  These classes and summer camps and classes are parent favorites.   Abantey:The Roleplay Workshop, Oakland Art Bash…Continue readingBest of San Francisco Bay Area 2014: Kids Camps and Classes

Crafting Upcycled Home Décor with Kids

These days, it seems that “upcycled” is the new black in home décor. Yet if you go to thrift stores and swap meets without a…Continue readingCrafting Upcycled Home Décor with Kids

Language Courses for Kids: Is Your Child Ready?

What are the benefits of children learning another language? Some benefits associated with learning a second (or third, fourth, to infinity…) are increased cultural &…Continue readingLanguage Courses for Kids: Is Your Child Ready?

Finding Kids Activities They Will Love (and Stick With!): 5 Tips for Parents

When it comes to keeping kids active, it can be quite a hassle to get them away from the screen. However, one of the biggest…Continue readingFinding Kids Activities They Will Love (and Stick With!): 5 Tips for Parents

3 Reasons Why Cooking with Kids is Great for your Family

With more and more people getting busier than ever, wouldn’t it be nice to spare an hour or two to bond with hubby and kids…Continue reading3 Reasons Why Cooking with Kids is Great for your Family

The Benefit of Education in Art for Kids

“What a child doesn’t receive he can seldom later give”. – P. D. James Children and Art Children and art just go together like strawberries…Continue readingThe Benefit of Education in Art for Kids

Yoga for Kids: 10 Tips for Flexible Fun

Yoga can be as relaxing and beneficial for our children as it is for us; and what’s better is it can be an activity you…Continue readingYoga for Kids: 10 Tips for Flexible Fun

Choosing Musical Instruments for Kids: How Parents Can Help

The ability to play a musical instrument is a great talent that takes time and dedication. Learning to play music is a lot like learning…Continue readingChoosing Musical Instruments for Kids: How Parents Can Help