fun activities for kids

6 Elements for an unforgettable, kid-friendly Halloween

October 9, 2017

1.   Get in costume. While there are a variety of fun activities to do in the fall, many kids and families are focused on Halloween […]

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Dig in! Gardening with kids

March 31, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that more than 60 percent of our children do not eat the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables they […]

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10 Thanksgiving books for kids

November 2, 2016

Whether you want to teach your kids historical facts and events about Thanksgiving or remind them about gratitude and all your blessings, here are ten […]

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10 Tips for a successful pumpkin decorating party

October 3, 2016

Aaah, fall. I love the change of seasons and the cool, crisp air associated with autumn. I enjoy the change of colors in our natural […]

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10 Reasons to take a family vacation in Puerto Vallarta

March 9, 2015

Who wouldn’t want to take their kids to a destination named “World’s Friendliest City” by Conde Nast Traveler and “Best Holiday Destination in Mexico” by […]

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The REAL truth about snow days

February 19, 2015

You’ve seen the photos on Facebook and Twitter of smiling faces playing in the snow on snow days when kids are home from school. What […]

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Quandary: A video game that helps kids develop ethical thinking skills

October 30, 2014

One of the toughest jobs of parents is to teach children how to develop ethical thinking skills, like reasoning and understanding ethical problems. When making […]

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Little superheroes: Halloween costumes

October 2, 2014

October is one of our family’s busiest months of the year. This month, we have flag football practice, games, birthdays for my husband and both […]

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