ABOUT US

Posts

100 Things to Do with Kids in DC

From national parks to monuments and memorials, here is our ultimate list of things to do in DC.

+ read more

All the Free & Cheap Things to Do with Kids in Los Angeles Right Now

Want to have fun without breaking the bank? Save our list of free things to do with kids near LA—from fall festivals to must-explore bike paths, you won’t be disappointed.

+ read more

15 Kids Books with Black Heroes & Leads

From the highly anticipated new Tristan Strong novel to a book about a camping trip, these are the books we can’t stop reading.

+ read more

Your Guide to Seattle’s Free (& Cheap) Museum Days

Seattle is home to some of the finest museums in the country, and we’ve got the scoop on how to see them for free or next to nothing.

+ read more

18 Trips in the USA That Will Make Your Kids Smarter

These vacations offer major perks for kids beyond just memories.

+ read more

29 Subscription Boxes Kids Will Love

Not sure what to buy for the kid who has everything? Gift a subscription kit or service, a present that she’ll use year-round.

+ read more

7 Female Scientists Your Children Should Imitate

From discovering new elements to inventing WiFi and computer programming, these are seven strong women all kids can look up to. 

+ read more

17 Baby & Toddler Books That Celebrate Diversity & Inclusion

Which book teaches the lesson you want to share with your child?

+ read more

Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Brands You’ll Feel Good Investing In

From covet-worthy bags that are cruelty-free to goods made out of recycled water bottles, we uncovered forward-thinking brands that you can feel good investing in.

+ read more

12 Day Trips That Will Make Your Kids Smarter

Skip the hotel and head to one of these spots near Washington, DC for a day trip with an educational impact.

+ read more
Chicago from Shedd Aquarium

Not Fake News: Fascinating Facts About Chicago That Every Kid Should Know

We bet some of your favorite foods and gadgets were invented right here in Chicago. Know what they are? We’ll tell you. . . and give some fun facts, too!

+ read more

37 Toys That Encourage Diversity & Inclusion

Inclusivity starts at a young age and these toys teach kids that we all have something important to contribute to our world.

+ read more

25 Last-Minute Outdoor Summer Adventures

Don’t forget to knock number 19 off your to-do list before the temperature drops!

+ read more

30+ Black-Owned Businesses to Support This Month

Any day is a good day to support these local, Black-owned businesses!

+ read more

100+ Movies the Kids Need to See Before They Grow Up

Here are our very favorite films the kids need to see before they grow up.

+ read more

101 Best Face Masks for Kids (& the Entire Family)

Keep your kids safe (and fashionable) in these creative masks.

+ read more

26 Not-That-Scary Ghost Stories to Tell Around the Campfire

We’ve rounded up some funny and spooky tales to keep that eerie vibe going into the night.

+ read more

22 Clothing Subscription Services Just for Kids

Back-to-school season is here! Gear up in style without having to visit a single store.

+ read more

80 Award-Winning Kids’ Books You Need for the Bookshelf

Supplement your summer reading list with a few prizewinners that hit every age and stage.

+ read more

Best Museums for Chicago’s Curious Kids

From museums that focus on the moon and stars to ones that take you to the deepest depths of the ocean, Chicago has you covered We’ll tell you about them all!

+ read more

One Thing You MUST Do in Every State with Kids

How many can you check off the list?

+ read more

Cool Off at These Hot Splash Pads Portland Families Love

Rising temperatures might make you reach for that plastic kiddie pool and hose again, but we’ve got some more refreshing options.

+ read more

75 Can’t-Miss Activities to Put on Your Summer Calendar

We’ve got 75 ways to make this the best summer ever!

+ read more

Book ‘Em! 50 Literary Baby Names for Boys & Girls

Anaïs, Ellison, Roald or Wilder. Could any of these book-inspired names be right for your baby?

+ read more

How to Keep the Grandparents Entertained When Visiting LA

From gardens and brunches to art galleries and more, here’s how to keep the grandparents happy (and busy!) when they com to visit you in Los Angeles.

+ read more

21+ Places to Visit to Learn More About Black History

Let’s take some time on Juneteenth to learn about these museums, memorials and historical sites.

+ read more

Shake a Leg! Atlanta Spring & Summer Festivals That Are On

From music to food to arts and crafts, this list definitely has a family festival that you all will love.

+ read more

Show Pops He’s Tops: 14 Father’s Day Activities He’s Going to Love

Dads rock, and this Father’s Day, show him how much you love him by taking him on one of these adventures around town.

+ read more

These Mom Inventions Are Changing the Toy & Play Landscape

Your go-to list for the best kids and baby toys, services and more.

+ read more

Just Do It! 100 Family Adventures Around Seattle

Since Seattle boasts (nearly) endless activities for families, we’ve picked out the can’t-miss adventures you’ve got to try at least once.

+ read more

Target’s Newest Badge Helps ID Asian-Owned Brands to Support

The retailer rolls out the feature during AAPI Heritage Month.

+ read more

Dear White Allies

“It’s time to carry the burden with our black community.”

+ read more

The Best Family-Friendly Brunch Spots in Los Angeles

Whether you are looking for beachside casual or high tea fanciful, these are our favorite go-to brunch spots in LA.

+ read more

33 Cheap & Free Things to Do in San Diego with Kids

Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you can’t create priceless family memories.

+ read more