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How to Clean Your Kid’s Backpack (because, Ew!)

You’re halfway through the school year and this backpack cleaning hack is going to get you through to the end.

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Have You Seen Peek-A-Roo? This Year’s Must-Have Toy

Surprise toys are all the rage, and interactive cuddly creatures are always a favorite among kids. From the geniuses behind Hatchimals, in hops Peek-A-Roo—a part panda, part kangaroo interactive plush with a surprise baby reveal! This loveable cutie responds to…

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Cue the Confetti: New L.O.L. Surprise! Present Surprise Just Popped!

We love surprises—why reserve them just for holidays and birthdays? L.O.L. Surprise! toys are a trend that’s here to stay, and we couldn’t be happier: They are cute (but fierce!), diverse, inclusive and so fun to unbox—there’s just nothing like…

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13 Subscriptions Your Dad Needs This Father’s Day

From monthly dopp supplies to high-end tech gadgets, buy him one month or a series.

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It’s Beatlemania with This New Magna-Tile Collection

Come together, and build this super adorable set, right now.

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Ryan Is Going Virtual in New Season of “Mystery Playdate”

The fourth season of “Ryan’s Mystery Playdate” is coming to Nick.

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Can You Guess the New Mystery SOUR PATCH KIDS Flavor?

It’s the brand’s first ever contest.

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Hop into Spring with Lowe’s Free Garden Kits for Kids

Spend spring planting with these kits for kiddos from Lowe’s.

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Can You Guess Twizzlers’ New Mystery Flavor?

It’s definitely a twist on the OG Twizzlers.

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Audible Teams Up with Highlights to Bring Your Fave Characters to Life

Grab those headphones and catch plenty of peeps from Highlight Magazine.

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She’s Creepy, She’s Kooky & Wednesday Addams Is Coming to Netflix

The Netflix show will follow the teen years of your fave Addams daughter.

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Rubik's Cube

Celebrate National Puzzle Day with Rubik’s Cube

Tune into Rubik’s Cube TikTok Live for tips and tricks.

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Friday Night To-Do: Movie Night at Home!

Who doesn’t love a good movie night in? Snuggle up on the couch in your comfy sweats or pajamas and enjoy some sweat treats to snack on. My kids and I were recently given the opportunity to watch a private…

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27 Great Conversation Starters for Honest Family Discussions

Here’s how to go beyond, “How was school?” when talking with your kids.

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These Were the Top Rental Movies of 2020 & We’re a Bit Surprised

From streaming movies to kiosk rentals, Redbox just released their top rentals of 2020. How many have you seen?

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This Incredibly Creative Kids’ Show Is Back for Season Two on Apple TV+

The Emmy-Award winning kids show Ghostwriter is an adventure series for kids ages 6-11, exclusively on Apple TV+, that opens a whole new world of whimsy and inspires kids to get in touch with their creative side.

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We’re Hosting a 30-Day Toy Giveaway, Enter Today!

Just in time for the holidays, we are giving away the hottest toys for 30 days, including a Nintendo Switch, a LEGO Star Wars set, a 3-D printer, Blue Clues toys, Super Mario coding game, and a Disney Frozen Princess doll. Enter to win today.

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Review: Roblox Avatar Shop & Action Collectibles

Roblox is all the rage! Get the scoop from our friends at Toy Insider on this hot toy of 2020.

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Review: Ryan’s World Shadow Warrior Ninja Mystery Box

Test your martial arts skills with this sweet new toy.

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Review: Ryan’s World Mystery Spy Vault

An escape room in a box? Check out the Toy Insider’s take on this cool new puzzle toy.

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Mira Royal Detective Diwali

Celebrate Diwali with “Mira, Royal Detective”

Disney Junior released a new dance tutorial as well.

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21 Ways to Welcome Fall in the Bay Area

Apple picking, sloths, haunted mansions and train rides—check off all your fall must-do activities here.

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Virtual Ghost Tours & Spooky Cams to Freak Yourself Out Watching Right Now

Get good and scared from the cozy confines of your own couch.

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Spook-Tacular Books to Read for Halloween

“Grab a cup of hot apple cider, some kettle popcorn, and one of these books for an adventurous, dare we say boo-tiful evening filled with a supernatural dose of mystery and adventure with your children!”

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Mickey Vampire

Get Ready for Halloween With Disney Junior

Starting Oct. 2. the DisneyNOW app will feature a Halloween-themed suite of games.

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Molly of Denali

PBS KIDS Presents Trio of Podcasts This Fall

You kids can tune-in to their favorite shows in a whole new way.

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Guess Who? Hometown Helpers

Hasbro Honors Essential Workers with Guess Who? Hometown Helpers

The game puts the spotlight on some of the special people we count on in the community.

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Insomnia Cookies

Insomnia Cookies Welcomes Teachers & Faculty Back with Free Cookies

They are also giving students the chance to win a $500 gift card.

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