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Our Exclusive Interview with the Tooth Fairy

Today is National Tooth Fairy Day so we thought you should know the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the tooth.

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15 Roadside Attractions You’ve Got to See to Believe

It’s hard to choose our favorite stops, but Cadillac Ranch and The Mystery Spot top the list.

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These Easter Hot Chocolate Melts Are Pure Magic

For fans of The Mandalorian, Frozen, Paw Patrol Trolls or LOL Surprise!, these adorable hot chocolate melts will be a hit.

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GigaPets Are Back & They’re Better Than Ever

Your favorite digital pets are back with upgrades for 2020.

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10 Fun Facts about Seattle We Bet You Didn’t Know

Test your Seattle I.Q. with these trivia tidbits every Seattleite should know.

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A Love Letter to Seattle: 13 Things We Can’t Wait to Do Again

Seattle families have definitely got this, but while we’re waiting, here are 13 things we’re looking forward to doing again.

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Dreamworks

New DreamWorks Activity Center Inspires Creativity

Watch for new games and activities to be added soon. 

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Lay’s Poppables Transform Into Poppy-bles for “Trolls World Tour”

The bags feature a code for a chance to win movie tickets and more.

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OREOxTrolls

OREO to Release New Song from “Trolls World Tour”

The cookie company is also releasing two new cookies based on the movie.

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11 Things You Must Learn to Love if You Want to Have Kids

“If you are about to have kids, or are thinking about trying, just remember that you won’t sleep until they are 18, your coffee will always be cold and they will repeat all the bad words you say.”

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These New Pillsbury “Trolls” Cookies Will Have You Feeling the Beat

These cookies will give you something to sing about.

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The “Trolls World Tour” Trailer Just Dropped & It Will Have You Feeling the Beat

It’s going to be a rockin’ adventure with glitter. Lots and lots of glitter.

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Inside a Trolls The Experience Birthday Party: Best Day Ever!

Looking for a turn-key celebration option the kids will love? Poppy and friends have your back!

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Will Smith Trolled His Son Jaden with Hilarious Instagram Video

The apple didn’t fall far from the tree for this pair of pranksters.

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This Celebrity Dad Feud Has Taken a Turn for the Weird

Whatever you do, don’t dad-shame James Bond.

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15 Things We Love About Being a Parent in Seattle

Parenting and Seattle go together like toddlers and tantrums. But (way) more fun! Click through for our favorite things about parenting in Seattle.

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A “Trolls” Series Is Coming to Netflix and OMG We Can’t Wait!

The whole family will want to binge-watch this one.

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This Innocent Lie About Santa Caught up With Ryan Reynolds in the Most Hilarious Way

The mega star wasn’t necessarily trying to get a laugh when he shared the biggest lie that us parents tell our kids.

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How to Watch the New “Trolls” Holiday Special

Your family won’t want to miss this toe-tapping, made-for-television movie.

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Say Cheese! 25 Spots for Frame-Worthy Family Selfies

The holiday card scramble is on and we’ve rounded up 25 places where you and your kid crew can put your best feet, err faces, forward.

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Once Upon a Playground: Local Parks Built for Imaginative Play

If you have a little one that is enchanted by all things winged and magical, head to one of these fairy-dotted forests for an afternoon of whimsy and wonder. 

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Meet the Perfect Bedtime Book: Even Monsters Need to Sleep

For a new read that’ll delight and pave the way to a good night’s rest, add “Even Monsters Need to Sleep” to your shelf.

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School Pictures That Make Us Shudder

The annual grade school picture. These rights of passage only have two gears: blissfully gorgeous or horribly awkward.
I am going to step out on a limb and say that about 90% of grade school pictures fall into that second…

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Free the Elf on the Shelf

Photo: Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh
…with apologies to my gnome-loving friends…
The holiday season is here which means it’s time for the annual release of the Christmas kraken. It is time to unbox the Elf.

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From now until Dec.…

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The Elf on the Shelf Scares Me

Photo: tubesox_family via Flickr Creative Commons
Several years ago, we were the recipients of an Elf on the Shelf. Let me just say that the elf scared the living daylights out of me! It scared me eight years ago when…

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Explore: Seattle’s Best Walkable Bridges

Getting tired of the regular walks around the neighborhood? Gather up your little billy goats and trip trap over these Seattle spans.

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A Colorful New Way to Explore the Emerald City

It’s a coloring book? It’s a guidebook? It’s your family’s newest way to explore the sights and sounds of the city.

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Seattle’s Best Public Art: Treasure Hunt for Families

Seattle has an amazing collection of public art, and hunting for it can liven up almost any outing with kids. The pieces are often larger than life, full of surprises and make aesthetically appealing climbing toys (though check for do-not-touch…

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