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12 Non-Toxic Homemade Cleaners You Can DIY

From mirrors to toilets, these recipes can be used to keep you house feeling fresh, clean and germ-free.

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18 Stain Removal Hacks You Need to Know About

From red wine to paint to mystery-grease, we polled our Red Tricycle editors for their top stain-removing tips.

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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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Sweet & Educational Valentine’s Day Ideas

Turning a kid’s Valentine’s Day party into an educational but fun one is easy with these sweet ideas.

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11 St. Patrick’s Day Science Experiments for Kids

We’ve got all the leprechaun-inspired science experiments to make your St. Patrick’s Day a learning experience.

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Bake This Now: Fruit & Oat Crumble Bars

Soft, chewy and perfect for snacktime or your kid’s lunchbox, this recipe for fruit and oat crumble bars checks all the boxes.

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41 Life-Changing Baking Hacks to Save Your Holidays

Wondering why your friends’ cookies always turn out so perfect? They probably know one or all of these baking hacks.

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16 Easy Science Fair Projects for Kids

Whether this is your kiddo’s first time showing off her Bill Nye side or if he’s a seasoned pro, they’ll need a fresh crop of ideas for this year’s fair.

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Cool Science Tricks That’ll Get Rid of Your Halloween Stash

This might be the healthiest way to use up your kid’s candy stash, all in the name of science.

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How to Make a Baking Soda Vinegar Powered Steam Boat

This simple experiment is a perfect outdoor activity for summer.

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Our Editorial Director’s Favorite Pumpkin Bread Recipe

This easy pumpkin bread recipe can be enjoyed year-round.

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Feeling Left Out? Common Baking Substitutions Real People Swear By

When you’re all set to bake but find out you’re out of a key ingredient (and going to the store is O-U-T) try one of these substitutions.

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Pixar Just Shared Jack-Jack’s Num Num Cookie Recipe & Can You Say Yum Yum?

Craving an ooey, gooey chocolate chip cookie? Disney has been releasing tons of magical recipes as of late, and the newest one is a feast for the senses.
Jack-Jack’s Num Num Cookie Recipe was shared last month via Instagram and…

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12 Low-Tox Ways to Freshen Your House

From a laundry softener to silver polish, common pantry staples can help you keep things fresh.

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The Only Banana Bread Recipe You’ll Ever Need

This easy-to-execute recipe is a great one to involve the kids in a little baking project everyone will love to eat.

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Household Cleaning Products Could Actually Make Your Kids Overweight—Wait, What?

Here’s the upside to never having time to clean your house.

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11 Easter Hacks You Have to Memorize

Ever dyed an egg with a whisk? We’ll show you how.

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How Many of the 2018 Products of the Year Do You Have at Home? Here Are the Winners

From your favorite personal care to home goods items, we bet you have at least one of this year’s Products of the Year at home.

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This Pantry Staple Can Help Eliminate Pesticides on Apples, According to Study

This simple ingredient can make your produce safer to eat.

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9 Fun & Easy STEM Projects Using Everyday Items

Today is STEM Day and we’ve found an awesome mama with some super cute (and easy) ways to engage the kids in STEM activities right at home.

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Try Our Family’s Recipe for Less Messy, Extra Fluffy Slime!

Looking for a less messy, yet extra fluffy slime in your life? I have just the recipe for you!

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4 Fun Summer Activities, Re-Imagined!

We are about halfway through summer, and it seems that the novelty of “awesome summer activities” has begun to wear off. To remedy this situation, I have come up with 4 fun summer activities, re-imagined.

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8 Uses for Borax You’ve Never Heard Of

This wonder powder can be used for anything from pest repelling to rug cleaning to deodorizing.

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How to Make the Perfect Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

It’s National Pink Day and we want you to think pink (lemonade) when you whip up a batch of these cupcakes today.

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Celebrate Father’s Day with The Most Awesome Volcano Experiment Ever!

Photo:The Dad’s Book of Awesome Science Experiments

As schools start to let out for the summer, parents everywhere are starting to mentally prepare themselves for occupying their kids at home. Get started early, and celebrate Father’s Day with a bang,…

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Instructions for (Get Ready)… the Father’s Day Foot Rub!

Piled onto our beloved beige couch last Sunday, our family watched the show of a lifetime: Daddy’s feet. Thong after tossed thong, we watched with great anticipation as Daddy flung his footwear into the air. You may find this strange,…

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Go with the Flow: 7 Volcano Vacations to Plan Now

When kitchen-counter volcanoes are no longer enough, plan your next family adventures around one of the earth’s most awesome displays of power.

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14 Safe Laundry and Cleaning Supplies for Babies

Scouring cleaning and laundry product labels more than ever before? We found 14 great safe formulas that’ll really work to remove spit up stains, clean up pureed peas, and more.

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Getting More By Letting Go

Photo: Polka Dot Umbrella Photography
So my story starts with a couch. It was the very first piece of brand new furniture my husband and I bought together. It was a hide-a-bed, perfect for having overnight company and I still…

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Unique Gender Reveal Volcano Leads to Hilarious Toddler Eruption

One mom’s unique gender reveal turned into a major Pinterest fail when the results were not what her two daughters had hoped for. Using a homemade volcano to make the reveal with an explosion of color, the parents in this…

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Sunday Morning Tradition: Waffles of Insane Greatness

Photo: nabil_boukala via Unsplash
While growing up, my mom and I had very few traditions. I remember two: decorating our Christmas tree every year (which as a parent, I can now appreciate the dedication it took to make this happen…

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Activities 80’s Style! Five Indoor Projects for Kids According to Sweet Pickles

Photo: Marisa Svalstedt
If you were a child in the 80’s you may remember the Sweet Pickles Activity Bus. It was a product spin off of the Sweet Pickles book series. This plastic green box decorated like a bus contained…

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins

Satisfy those hungry tummies all day long by reaching for these healthy muffins that are packed with fiber.

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Banana Carrot Muesli Bars

If I could have it my way, I would eat banana (B-A-N-A-N-A…thanks Gwen Stefani) bread every day. It’s SO addicting! In an effort to switch it up, I try muffins, smoothies and now I’ve added carrot into the mix…plus crunchy…

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Where to Find the Perfect Gift for Your Budding Scientist

These nine San Diego shops will brighten your little inventor’s holidays.

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Fast and Easy Buttermilk Pancakes

Give the pre-made pancake mix a break with this fast made-from-scratch
buttermilk pancake recipe that even the most pancake-challenged parents can easily make. Get the little ones in on the fun by letting them help pour the ingredients into the…

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