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29 Hilarious Halloween Memes That Perfectly Sum Up Parenting

These memes pretty much sum up parenting this time of year.

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Recycle Your Sweets: Halloween Candy Give-Back Programs

Check out these local buy-back programs that allow your Little Sweet Tooth to make some easy money, while preventing tummy aches and cavities.

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Grammy-Nominated Kids’ Albums to Add to Your Playlist

For when you just can’t listen to “How Far I’ll Go” or “Shake It Off” one more time.

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7 Halloween Party Games That Are Good for Your Kids, Too

“Halloween games provide an awesome opportunity to take pretend play to the next level.”

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Why I Don’t Want Gifts at My Daughter’s Birthday Party

At the bottom of my daughter’s birthday party invitations you’ll see a note that reads, “No Gifts Necessary.”
Why? Because I’m an evil mother and I don’t want her to have any fun.
No, that’s not it.
My dear daughter…

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Tickled Pink: Valentine’s Day Crafting Events Around PDX

For Valentine’s gifts that will last longer than a candy-heart-induced sugar high, take your littlest loves to these crafting events.

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5 Recipes (& a Science Experiment) That Will Use Up Your Leftover Chocolate

If your post-February 14 house is starting to look more Willy Wonka than normal, it’s time to get creative with your chocolate hoard.

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7 Candy-Free Halloween Happenings to Creep To

Check out these local happenings that lack in sugar, but make up for it in general awesomeness.

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10 Recipes for Your Day of the Dead Celebration

From peanut butter calaveras to pan de muerto, here are some traditional and festive recipes to celebrate the dearly departed.

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Sink Your Teeth Into Seattle’s Newest Doughnut Shop

Open for just a short time, General Porpoise is already becoming a number one stop for custard filled doughnuts and a tasty cup of joe.

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15 Signs the Holidays Have Arrived in LA

In a city where a June gloomy day can be colder than Christmas, mittens and snow shoveling aren’t what portend a visit from the big guy. Here’s how you can tell the holidays have hit LA!

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I’ve Got a Tealin’: Teal Pumpkins for Allergy-Safe Trick or Treating

Find out how the Teal Pumpkin Project is helping to make Halloween fun and safe for kids with food allergies.

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Do This Now: Throw a Cool Ice Cream Play Date

We give you the 411 on how to throw the sweetest ice cream play date, as well as tips on how to best capture and share all the silly, sticky memories.

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Just Opened: A Kids’ Yoga Studio & Candy Shop

A Zen oasis and sugar emporium open in the same building. Parents and kids rejoice.

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Breakfast Camping: Into the Wild. Sorta….

Are you eager to introduce your kids to camping, but not quite sure they  – or you –  are ready for an overnight camping trip? Shepherd the little ones into a lifetime love of the great outdoors, (and follow in…

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10 Halloween Activities That Will Delight Your Little Monsters

Halloween is almost here! It’s the perfect time to take the family out for some harvest fun and visit pumpkin patches, go apple picking, attend fall festivals and more. With Halloween falling in the middle of the week this year,…

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Dylan’s Candy Bar Opens First West Coast Shop

Sweet toothed kiddos (and mamas with a hankering for sugar) of Los Angeles take note. Dylan’s Candy bar, a family-favorite staple of New York, Houston and Florida, is bringing their special brand of sweet to the Original Farmer’s Market in…

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Best Bay Area Kids Birthday Party Venues

Happy Birthday to you, you live in a zoo … oh wait, we’re adults here; we plan birthday parties instead of acting like monkeys at them. And, like many adult responsibilities, birthday party planning can be a bit stressful (especially…

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