Archives for April2015

Fruit Ninja Lets Kids Plunder Produce in a Delightful Aim Game

Remember Gallagher, from the early 80s? No? Before your time? Well, this was a guy whose whole comedic style was based on destroying various fruits and veggies in front of …

Early Art, Music, Science and Reading: ABC Mouse App Accelerates Basic Skills

We all want our kids to get ahead in this fast-paced, competitive world. But we also don’t want to push them too hard, or take the fun out of learning. …

Reuse, Recycle and Create: Encourage Your Kid to be a Maker

Making something from household materials is not only fun, it inspires your kids. In a small, impoverished town in Paraguay, a project called Landfillharmonic transforms garbage from the local dump …

Earth Day – A Valuable Reminder Each Spring

Earth Day, celebrated each year on April 22nd, dates back to 1970, and has become an honored tradition and valuable reminder of the importance of taking care of our planet. …

Memorial Day: Honoring the Fallen with the New Blossoms of spring

A few years after the American Civil War, a loose organization of Union Veterans headed by General John A Logan established “decoration day” for families to put flowers at the …

Ready for your spring nutrition shape-up? It may be more enjoyable than you think!

It’s hard to believe the long winter is finally behind us, and spring is here. For many adults, the new season means spring cleaning and getting into better shape in …

The Right Time for Some Family Fitness Fun

Spring is finally here, and it’s the perfect season to start including more physical activity into your family’s schedule.

Doubling Up: the Unique Joy of Parenting Twins

It may be easy to assume the “double the trouble” mindset, but raising twins can provide some unexpected fun and advantages.

Raising a Tech-savvy Child: Finding a Balance in the Digital Era

Learn about some great ways you can help your family maintain health technology usage.

Spring Abounds! Easter and Eating Well with Kids

With many fruits and veggies now at peak season, there’s no better time to bite into new, healthier eating habits.