ABOUT US

Posts

The Ultimate List of Dinosaur Movies for Kids

From classics like “The Land Before Time” to documentaries like “Walking with Dinosaurs,” there’s something for everyone.

+ read more

The Perfect Picture Book About Friends Who Are Family

Whether you’re cuddling up on the couch for a mid-afternoon story or winding down at bedtime, a great book brings families together for quality time and important conversations. A must-have for your kiddo’s bookshelf is Stick and Stone: Best Friends…

+ read more

5 Children’s Books That Illustrate the Importance of Friendship

“Here are five children’s books (some old, some new), that touch on the importance of friendship and love and can easily spark an interesting discussion between a parent and child.”

+ read more

Helping Kids Re-Enter Their Post Pandemic Social World

“Many kids’ social worlds have turned upside down. Here’s how you can support your child’s journey to a post-pandemic social world.”

+ read more

Spring Break Camps: 5 In-Person Options for DC Kids

Take a break from spring-breaking with these fabulous in-person adventures that will fill up fast.

+ read more

Here’s How to Get Free Books for Read Across America Day

This platform wants every child to read on Mar. 2.

+ read more

Worried about Your Kids Social Skills? These 7 Tips Will Help

“Especially poignant during a year with limited social interactions, these tips will help your child develop their social skills.”

+ read more

This Train-tastic Netflix Series Is Preschooler & Parent Approved!

This exciting Netflix original preschool series is back for season two with eight new action and friendship-packed episodes, including Valentine’s Day Episode, CHUG-A-LOVE DAY.

+ read more

Top Picks For Stories That Celebrate Friendship

Discover our favorite reads about the special bond between pals.

+ read more

These Books Encourage a Lifelong Love of Reading

HarperCollins publishing has created HarperAlley—graphic novels for kids ages 6-10. Graphic novels harness the power of visual learning, engaging kids and helping emerging readers build their literary skills to become confident, independent readers.

+ read more

Librarian-Approved Gifts for the 2020 Holiday Season

“The books we are recommending as holiday gifts all have “mirror and window” features – the windows often opening onto magical worlds where larger truths are embedded in allegory.”

+ read more

Oh Christmas Tree! 9 Places to Cut-Your-Own Tree This Season

Get a jump on the holiday season at these u-pick Christmas tree farms just a short drive from DC.

+ read more

These Are the 11 Best Animated Disney Movies of All Time

We looked at a combination of expert reviews and popular opinions in order to curate this list.

+ read more

These New 1,000 Piece Puzzles Are Just What LEGO Fans Need

If you’re in desperate need of some new puzzles to add to your stash as we continue to navigate the pandemic, new offerings from LEGO fit the bill. Chronicle Books is about to launch three new 1000-piece puzzles later this…

+ read more
Barbie and Nikki Discuss Racism

Barbie Releases a Special New Vlog Tackling Racism

Barbie is using her platform to raise awareness.

+ read more

adidas Teams Up with Pixar & LEGO for 2 New Collabs

Need some new running shoes? adidas has you covered!

+ read more
Mighty Express

The Makers of “Paw Patrol” to Launch “Mighty Express” on Netflix

This is Spin Master Entertainment’s first series on the streaming service.

+ read more

Disney+ Original “Clouds” to Premiere in October

The movie is inspired by the true story of Zach Sobiech.

+ read more
True

“True and the Rainbow Kingdom” Returns to Netflix With New Special

The special encourages children to explore the true meaning of friendship.

+ read more

How to Start a Kids Virtual Book Club

“Starting a virtual book club is a relatively easy thing to do—plus it’s an opportunity for children to see their friends and perhaps even meet new ones!”

+ read more

5 No-Fail Ideas to Help Create a Strong Relationship (Even during a Pandemic)

“A relationship that survives the stress brought on by a global pandemic is good, but a relationship that thrives despite the stressors of this time is even better.”

+ read more
Fraggle Rock

Apple Brings Back the Fraggles & You Can Watch for Free

New mini-episodes will continue to premiere every Tuesday. 

+ read more

Classic Tale “Guess How Much I Love You” Gets Sequel

Both Big and Little Nutbrown Hare return in this soon-to-be classic.

+ read more

10 Surefire Ways to Making New Friends as an Adult

“How to make new friends as an adult: it’s kind of like dating…except it’s not.”

+ read more

Why You Need to Make Time for Friendships

“We need to place greater importance on our friendships, because not only are they good for our souls, but they benefit our health too, just like exercising or a prescription that needs to be refilled.”

+ read more

Walt Disney World’s Cinderella Castle Is Getting a Makeover

The new design is taking inspiration from both Disneyland Paris and the Disneyland Resort in California.

+ read more

The New Movie “Sonic the Hedgehog” Is the Perfect Family Valentine’s Day Date

In today’s digital world of smartphones, apps and games, it can be tough for parents to teach their kiddos about real life lessons. That’s where Sonic the Hedgehog comes in for the rescue!

+ read more