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This Is the Average Allowance by Age, According to Greenlight

In-between the new hobbies and learned skills, 2020 has found kids completing chores, saving money and giving back to their community, according to Greenlight. Read on to discover the details fo their just-released 2020 Year in Review,

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Surfs Up! Catch Your First Wave at a Surf School for Kids

Is your little surfer dudes or dudettes ready to Hang Ten? This surf school will have them catching waves in no time!

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Mom Buns That Are Actually Stylish

Mom buns can sometimes get a bad rap, but when you’re chasing young kids, the last thing you want is a hairdo that gets in your way.

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6 Simple Ways to Encourage Your Kids to Love Music

The secret? Figuring out how you can creatively integrate music into their normal activities.

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10 Ways You Know You’re a Helicopter Parent

It’s hard to let go, but if you can relate to these signs of helicopter parenting, it might be time.

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Here’s to All the Mamas Who Are Learning as They Go

When I was expecting our first, I spent so much time online researching the best of the best that I actually popped a blood vessel in my right eye. It was around midnight and I was still deep in the…

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You Can Totally Go on a “Harry Potter” Cruise in England

It’s about as close to the boat ride to Hogwarts as you’re going to get.

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Now Open: An Eatery for Cookie Dough Lovers

Thanks to the opening of a gourmet edible cookie dough parlor in Arlington, you can have your cookie dough and eat it too!

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Healthy Cookie Dough You Can Eat Right From the Container? YES, PLEASE

This chickpea-based cookie dough is the perfect solution for those who wish to indulge without the consequences.

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Read It, Do It! Make Your Favorite Book Come to Life

Today is National Book Lovers Day! Almost any kid’s book can be turned into a real-life adventure but we’ve picked three to get you started.

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Kids Are Learning How to Be Social Media Stars at This Summer Camp

Forget campfire songs and s’mores, this summer camp is giving kids financial success.

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Having Our 3rd Child Finally Gave Me This Surprising Realization about Myself

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery,” they say; but is it? To a certain degree, I’m inclined to agree – but often times when we look at someone else, what we are seeing is only one dimensional. We see…

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Be My Galentine

Photo: Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh
I heard from an old friend the other day. Tori was cleaning out her childhood bedroom and stumbled upon a note. After all these years, it was still expertly folded.  She and I spent a good chunk…

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Make and Take: Where to Craft Last Minute Gifts

The D.C. area is a hotbed for DIY holiday crafting opportunities, where you can entertain the kids and make a few memorable gifts for the special people on your list. Here are our faves.

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16 Best Smash Cakes to Celebrate Baby’s First Birthday

Get inspired by the cakes we think make a real smash for baby’s first birthday.

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Portland Writers’ Resolutions for 2016

Meet our Portland writers! They’re hoping for more dance parties, more travel and more success in the new year.

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Meat Market: The Best Burgers in Atlanta

In celebration of National Hamburger Day on May 28th, we grilled our gang for who has the best burgers in town. Here’s who topped the list:

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Ho, Ho, Ho! The Best Local Santas For Hire

We made our list and checked it twice. Read on for our list of Santas for hire in the Atlanta area sure to add some merriment to your holiday event.

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A (Baker’s) Dozen of Our Favorite Donut Shops

In honor of National Donut Day on June 7, we’re totally ditching our pre-summer diet and serving up a pink box filled with a baker’s dozen of our favorite donut spots from across the country. And since sleeping in past…

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4 February Concerts For Pint-Sized Rockers

February is an awfully short month, but luckily there’s no shortage of fantastic kid’s concerts in the city! We offer you and your tots one choice selection from each of February’s four weekends, including two super kindie bands from the…

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10 Activities to Keep Your Kids Busy This Presidents Day

Presidents Day is here and that can only mean one thing: another three day weekend for our kids…and another long weekend of trying to find ways to keep them from going stir-crazy. Especially since the weather doesn’t seem to be…

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Check (It Out), Mate: Take Your Tot to Play Chess in the Park

Raising your kiddo to be a proper New Yorker means teaching him/her to move fast and think even faster in order to always stay three steps ahead of the other guy (lest he/she be eyeing your dream apartment/subway seat/Kindergarten spot/last…

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Custom Birthday Cookies

 

 

Why settle for a cupcake when a cookie can present itself in the shape of an animal, insect, favorite toy, or even a party dress? These artistic Bay Area bakeries have not only perfected their cookie recipes, they’ve…

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20% Off + Free Shipping at Stork & Me

Our friends at Seattle Mom’s Deal Finder are bringing Red Tricycle readers the best in super savvy online and local deals! We’ll be highlighting one fabulous deal each week but be sure to check out their blog for the full…

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San Francisco Kids- Birthday Ideas

Throwing a kids birthday party planning isn’t what it used to be. Party favors, elaborate cakes, live entertainment- kids birthday parties are way over the top. Dig through our posts below for our picks for best party ideas.
BookPig Makes…

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Curry Up Now: Indian Street Food in a Hurry

Spice Up Your Kids’ Lives

Taco trucks have been an institution in the Bay Area for some time now, but a samosa truck?  Next time you’re in Burlingame, check out Curry Up Now, a new Indian street food truck that’s…

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