Score Some “Me Time” this Summer

Soon the kids will be out of school, but don’t panic — here are some ways to enjoy some much-needed “me time”. By Sarah Antrim…Continue readingScore Some “Me Time” this Summer

Tips and Resources for Young Writers at Any Age

ActivityHero shares the insights of writing professionals who work with kindergarteners through high schoolers. With these tips, parents can help support kids’ writing goals. By Wendy…Continue readingTips and Resources for Young Writers at Any Age

Parenting Tips for Raising Self-Reliant Kids

Many parents understand the importance of always being there for their kids. But what about the flip side–learning to let go gracefully so kids can…Continue readingParenting Tips for Raising Self-Reliant Kids

Top Questions to Find the Right Summer Camp

With so many choices available, how do you find a summer camp that fits your family’s style? Here are key questions to ask when starting…Continue readingTop Questions to Find the Right Summer Camp

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

5 Tips to Choosing the Best Summer Camp Programs for Kids

With so many summer camps to choose from, how do parents know what to look for in finding the right fit for their kids? Written…Continue reading5 Tips to Choosing the Best Summer Camp Programs for Kids

Kid tech / parenting tech meetup recap

Recap of the kid/parenting tech meetup co-hosted by ActivityHero and 500Startups on 11/07/12 Over 70 early stage startups working on parenting and kid focused technology,…Continue readingKid tech / parenting tech meetup recap

Social Networking: Use It to Enrich Your Child’s Life

Social networking is all around us and often replaces face-to-face interaction in many instances. Even small children need to live a practically isolated existence to…Continue readingSocial Networking: Use It to Enrich Your Child’s Life