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Kids Need Camp More Than Ever

“But it’s harder than ever for some families to pay for summer camp with unemployment and more limited funds or access to disposable income. Here are 8 ways you can provide summer camp with less financial stress.”

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25 Signs You’re an LA Parent (with Very LA Kids)

How many of these LA parent moments have you experienced—from bundling up the kids when it’s a brisk 60 degrees out to owning the latest “it” lunch box?

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3 Financial Steps to Take Before Expanding Your Family

It’s never too early to start planning for financial goals and expenses, especially when you’re expanding your family.

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5 Ways to Start Saving for Your Kid’s College Fund

Think saving for college is unattainable? These 5 easy steps will help get you there, one dollar at a time.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: October 12, 2018

Tweet tweet! Funnies from our fave Twitter parents.

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529 College Savings Plan Q&A with Rookie Moms

Created in Partnership with T. Rowe Price & Rookie Moms 
Money! We all need it — now and in the future. The far off future in which your child packs up his car and drives away from your house…
Here’s…

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4 Tips for Finding the Right Preschool

Fall is that season when work conversations abound with talks about someone’s child starting a new preschool. While parents share their first impressions, this can also be an intimidating period for new parents yet to make the decision. How do…

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Dealing in Drama: After-School Acting Classes

Do you have a little thespian yearning for the excitement of the stage lights? There are a multitude of after-school acting classes that will help them get their big break.

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Inside JCC Chicago Apachi J Camps with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

JCC Chicago Apachi J Camps just won a Totally Awesome Award for Coolest Summer Camp for Kids in Chicago . We recently spoke to them about their experience as a business owner, the best advice they’ve ever received and more.…

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Apparently Having More Children Makes You More Financially Responsible

It doesn’t take many diaper changes or trips to Target to realize that raising a child ain’t cheap. According to a new report from the United States Department of Agriculture, parents can expect to dish about $13,000 a year to…

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6 Things Moms Didn’t Appreciate in Their 20s

Photo: London Scott
Dear Twenties,
I’m so sorry. I mean, I am really sorry because, I honestly never really appreciated you. Not even a little bit. When I was in my twenties I had no comprehension of time or real…

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Wear, Return, Repeat! Revamp Your Wardrobe With Le Tote

Spiffy up your closet without spending your little one’s future college tuition with the help of Le Tote, a service that ships clothes and accessories directly to your doorstep.

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This Daycare Doesn’t Mess Around When It Comes to Payments

You thought colleges have strict rules when it comes to tuition payments, but this daycare may have every university beat. Reddit user ArnAnderson recently posted the fine print print in his son’s daycare contract. We’re sure the daycare means well,…

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Spectra Gymnastics: Social & Sensory Friendly

Bounce around at the newest gymnastics facility made especially for kids with sensory sensitivities.

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Inside the Totally Awesome Acting for Young People

All the world’s a stage, and all fun-loving kiddos are potential players. Little actors can discover that and more, thanks to Acting for Young People—your Totally Awesome pick for best dance and theater class in the D.C. area. Acting for…

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Pull Some Strings: Guitar Lessons that Rock

In celebration of April as International Guitar Month, these five guitar academies struck a chord with us as a great way to get your tot in tune with a love of music.

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Meet This Mid-Market Montessori School

Construction is underway at 50 Fell Street to convert a beautiful historical building into a unique Montessori preschool complete with a natural playground. If you still haven’t found that perfect school for your child, check out this new gem. Spots…

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How to Have the Most Memorable Monday Ever

Immortalized in song and lamented by parents worldwide, Monday morning is often accompanied by a long to-do list and a big question mark where your imaginative ideas should be. We’ve got a list of fabulous Monday only activities that will get your week off to a smooth start.

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21 Signs You’re a New York City Mom

Ah, New York parenting. You can hail a cab, while folding up your stroller with one hand and carrying your toddler in the other. You can recite a list of the 10 cleanest bathrooms below 14th Street. And, you can…

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ScholarShare Disclosure

Consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses before investing in the ScholarShare College Savings Plan. Visit ScholarShare.com for a Plan Disclosure Booklet containing this and other information. Read it carefully. Before investing in a 529 plan, consider whether the…

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Preschool to Preschool Expo

Are you growing pre-mature grey hairs over finding the perfect school for your little one? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Thousands of Bay Area parents are asking themselves the same questions you are now — Should I send my child…

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January Hot List – News, Events & Promotions

Once a month we share with you news, promotions and special offers from our advertising partners. We’re thrilled to welcome Tutu School and Stretch the Imagination and spread the word about these cool new programs.
Brand New Baby Classes at…

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Bay Area December Hot List: Holiday Events

We’re happy to share with you some very special events this holiday season from our business partners.
Tutu School is Having a Sweet Celebration on Sunday, December 6th! In honor of Tutu School’s first months in Marin County, please join…

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Community Garden Roundup

What Your Little Sprouts Can Grow
Want to help your kids get closer to the earth? Why not have them get down and dirty, doing work in it? Community gardening is a great way for families to nurture their own…

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