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Candy Corny: 47 Halloween Jokes for Kids

What’s a zombie’s favorite food? Check #40 to find out!

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9 Fun & Easy Typing Games for Kids

Your kids are probably really good at tapping away on a phone or iPad. But how are their old-fashioned typing skills?

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Is Your Toddler Trying to Kill You?

Odds are, it feels like it! Introducing Beanstalk, our ad-free newsletter to help you survive Toddler Town.

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We Asked Kids What They’d Do as President & Their Answers Are Hilarious

Today is President’s Day. Imagine if kids ran the world…

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The Best Kids Books Pubbed This Month

This month is full of action, including activity books, a new Dog Man and more!

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This Daddy Daughter Zombie Photo Shoot Is Peak Halloween Love

This is the most creative (and spookiest) family photoshoot you’ve ever seen.

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These Zombie Popsicle Molds Make for a Creepy Halloween Snack

Celebrate the season with these not-too-spooky molds to help you whip up the perfect after school snack.

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Treat Yourself to a Zombie Hand Halloween Sundae At Baskin-Robbins

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice s-cream!

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Starbucks’ Halloween Frappuccino Is Its Craziest & Tastiest Yet

Starbucks has a new, witchy Frappuccino just in time for Halloween.

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YouTube Kids Goes All Out for Halloween with New Specials & More

Get into the Halloween spirit with tricks and treats from YouTube Kids.

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3 New Collectibles to Watch for This Summer

We’ve found three new lines that’ll thrill your kids.

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OMG There’s a Secret “Harry Potter” Starbucks Drink (& Here’s How to Get It)

Two “Harry Potter” inspired drinks have made their way onto the Starbucks secret menu.

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20 Signs You’re Parenting a Seattle Tween

Where, oh where did the time go? Here are some telltale signs you’ve got a Seattle tween.

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Missed Mommy-Friend Connection, at Target?

This hilarious Facebook post is all too real for many moms.

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Drew Barrymore’s Mommy & Me Salon Idea Is the Cutest

Leave it to Drew Barrymore to come up with a genius way to make her 4-year-old daughter feel like one of the gals.

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Why I’m Trying to Hurry Up and Slow Down

My days are full of “hurry ups” and my years are full of “slow downs.” Hurry up and put your shoes on. Hurry up and finish your dinner. Hurry up and get dressed, finish your homework, brush your teeth. Then…

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Forget Pizza Delivery—It’s Cookie Time!

Sometimes you stumble across something and wonder how you survived without it. Cookie Zombie, with their nighttime warm cookie delivery, is one of those things!

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PB & Yay! 9 LA Ways to Celebrate Peanut Butter Lovers Day

You’ll go nuts for these treats that break beyond the basic PB & J!

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PB & Yay! 9 Ways to Celebrate Peanut Butter Month in LA

It’s National Peanut Butter Month. Which means now’s the time for peanut-loving families to say “No” to sunflower seed butter sandwiches and soy butter-topped celery sticks and “Yes, yes, yes!” to the sticky nutty goodness that started it all. From…

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Hair-Raising Family Thrills at Escape Alcatraz

Did you know that the Wharf is home to the scariest haunted house in the city? And with a heart-stopping new addition, the screams can last well past Halloween.

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Invitation: Please Come to Our Poop-free Thanksgiving!

It’s that time of year again and our family would like to invite you to share Thanksgiving with us. I’ve tried calling and left a few messages—you guys sure are busy—so I thought I’d send an old-fashioned invite. I understand…

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Bad Moms Don’t Worry About Being Bad Moms

Photo: Pixabay
Bad moms don’t worry about being bad moms.
This is what I keep repeating to myself as I walk in on the wreckage formerly known as my living room. My 5-year-old is surrounded by the “magical confetti” she…

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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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Kids get wacky with Snapchat’s New Lenses

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Snapchat, YikYak, Periscope . . . as a parent, you might be asking yourself, “what the heck is YikYak? And do I really need another social app?” Snapchat — most famous for allowing teenagers to send…

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Get Revved Up: Where to See, Touch (and Ride in) Monster Trucks

Here’s where you and your mini monster truck fan can see, hear, smell, touch and even ride in monster trucks.

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Lunch With a Side of Art, Please

This mom adds a delicious dose of art to her kids’ lunches everyday.

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Have No Fear, the Sleep Experts Are Here

Feeling more zombie than mommy? We’ve found the best local sleep experts who show you the ABC’s of getting some regular ZZZZ’s.

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Let’s Go Camping…Inside a Museum

What’s not to love about the Pacific Science Center? They’ve got awesome Planetarium shows, water cannons, a butterfly house, the new Wellbody Academy exhibit and mechanized dinosaurs! Ready to take the next step and experience it Ben Stiller style? That’s…

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9 Mash-Up Halloween Costume Ideas for Creative Kids

Inspired by a certain trick-or-treating dancing bear who once jetéd her way up and down the block, this collection of combo costume ideas will surely get your kid an extra piece of candy from impressed neighbors. Out-of-the-bag Halloween costumes are…

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