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The Power of Observation & Empowering Children to Use Their Senses

The next time your child is feeling extra curious, motivate them to use their senses to discover the answers (or find more questions!).

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The Age You Need to Push Kids to Stay Active (According to Studies)

This is the age that kids stop being active and it’s sooner than you think.

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7 Reasons Volunteering with Your Child Is a Great Idea

Looking for meaningful ways to spend time with your family? Try volunteering—it may even become your family’s favorite activity.

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How to Craft with Kids (without Losing Your Mind)

Tip #1? Expect a mess. Those beautifully staged photos of kids doing crafts, laughing merrily, spotless with their mom standing over them smiling happily and calmly helping? That’s not how crafting works.

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20 Easy Ways to Tell Kids You’re Proud of Them

Any parent can share these simple words of encouragement and small acts of kindness.

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Enjoy Bird of Paradise All Year Long with New LEGO Kit

Are you a big time botanist? LEGO’s new set is for you!
A fresh addition to the LEGO Botanical Collection, the Bird of Paradise makes for the perfect relaxing activity plus a fabulous centerpiece. With repositional flowers and leaves, the…

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4 Ways to Help Your Teen Daughter with Her Struggles & Stress Right Now

“Teen girls get my utmost empathy and compassion. Life is just tough right now. Here’s how you can help her with her mental health.”

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Here’s How to Take Your Child to Work In 2021

This year, you’ll find a virtual workshop for kids and their grown-ups that will help inspire and connect.

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5 Thoughtful Ways to Empower Your Kids to Achieve Success

Photo: pan xiaozhen via Unsplash
We all want our kids to be successful—to be a leap ahead. Not ahead of every other kid, necessarily, but to their full potential.
So, how do we do it? And how do we achieve…

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Blast Off into Spring With These STEM Activities

“Get the kids outside and away from their screens with these fun outdoor activities!”

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13 Perfect Easter Paper Crafts for Kids

Between bouncing bunnies and fun flowers, there’s an easy art activity for everyone here.

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IKEA Has a Build-Your-Own Chocolate Bunny, No Wrench Required

This chocolate bunny requires self-assembly.

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I Tried the New Family Setup Feature on Apple Watch & Here’s What I Really Think

“Our life has changed dramatically in the last year, and I never thought an Apple Watch would be such a lifeline.”

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8 Busy Boards You Can Buy on Etsy Right Now

Keep those tots busy with these adorable homemade boards you can order up now.

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Play On: Our Top Picks for Play Mats and Baby Gyms

Whether you’re looking for a stylish mat to play on or a fun-filled way to keep baby occupied so you can get things done, you’ll find it here.

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Go-pher It! 6 Groundhog Crafts They’ll Dig

Whether there will be six more weeks of winter or an early spring, these cute groundhog crafts will help you pass the time.

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7 Ways to Build a Snowman…Inside!

Do you want to build a snowman?

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Bake up Some Love with Pillsbury

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Pillsbury.

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Laurie Berkner is Spreading the Love with a Special Valentine’s Concert

Children’s musician Laurie Berkner has been busy. Not only is she getting ready to drop her 14th album, but she’s also gearing up for a special Valentine’s Day concert!
Airing on Feb. 14, Berkner will host two Valentine’s Day Live…

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7 Ways to Make the Most of Snow Days

When the snow starts to fall, these are the best places to go for a flurry of fun.

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Celebrate New Year’s with the Great Wolf Lodge (At Home)

If you can’t visit your favorite lodge don’t worry, they’re bringing the party to you.

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The Best Kid-Friendly Hiking Trails in Minneapolis

Get the trail mix ready, we’ve got the hikes for you!

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10 Stroller-Friendly Hikes near San Jose

When the fresh air beckons, these trails are the perfect answer to get the kids outside.

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Off-Roading: The Best Kid-Friendly Hikes in Bellevue

Snacks, jackets and the stroller are all you need for these hikes that are perfect for the youngest adventurers.

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Get Your Hike On: Tacoma’s Top Kid-Friendly Trails

Pack the snacks and the sun hats, your next kid-friendly adventure awaits!

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10 Awesome Stroller-Friendly Hikes in Bellevue

Pack the stroller and get ready to hit the hiking trail this weekend!

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Adventure Awaits: Oakland’s 10 Best Kid-Friendly Hiking Trails

Head to the East Bay for some of our favorite kid-friendly hikes in town!

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Hit the Trail: These Kid-Friendly Hikes in Orlando Are Perfect for Families

Hiking is the perfect family activity that will get you out in the fresh air and let the kids run off some of that energy.

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The Best Stroller-Friendly Trails in Orlando

Gorgeous weather means that it’s always a good time to get out on the trail, even when you have a stroller rider.

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The 10 Best Kid-Friendly Trails in Pittsburgh

The next time you’re itching to get out of the house, head out on an easy hike with your whole family. Thanks to our friends at AllTrails, we’ve rounded up a list of the best kid-friendly trails in Pittsburgh that…

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