3 Plants Even Kids Have a Hard Time Killing

Check out this hardy flora that will unleash – and survive – your rambunctious little gardeners Kids watch everything you do around the house — including keeping an eye on the time you spend out in your garden. And naturally curious kids might be interested in...

Make Rainy Days Fun with These 6 Kid-Friendly Activities

Because you can’t always make the rain, rain go away and come again another day. Sometimes a rainy day can spoil your plans — but why let the weather have all the power? Instead of letting it ruin things, why not change your plans and seize...

Nurturing Your Children’s Emotional Intelligence

Because your little Einstein is more than just brains. If you’re like most parents, you’ll know that IQ is acclaimed as an important aspect of your children’s lives as they grow into adulthood. But there’s more to your little one than just their intellect alone. Just...

5 Superpowers All Parents Have

Because we already know that all parents have eyes in the backs of her heads. It goes without saying that parents obtain certain “super powers” once that special little one is born. Here are some of the powers I acquired trying to keep track of two...

Family Friendly Movies to Watch on Movie Night

The family that plays together stays together! Family movie night is one of America’s favorite traditions. It’s the perfect way to bond together over a common interest: movies!! If you’re looking for the right choices to round up the family for, consider these fun and exciting...

How to Raise a Reader

Lay a foundation for your child’s success in school and in life Reading is known to have tremendous benefits for children, and childhood is an important time for children to grow these necessary skills. As you know, it’s critical to set the foundation of literacy at...

Fun Family Activities to Make Your Thanksgiving More Active

Eat, play and get moving! If you’re like me and my family, Thanksgiving is all about gratitude—and eating! And lazing on the couch watching football as we try to digest 20 pounds of turkey, stuffing and delicious pumpkin pie are long-lived traditions that everyone looks forward...

Family Fun Day

Your kids probably have some time off coming up, and whether you're spending it with them or they'll be with grandma and grandpa while school is out, there will be a lot of hours in the day to fill. To avoid the dreaded "I'm bored!"...