Archives for January2016

5 Reasons that the Library is a Priceless Resource for Your Children

Most busy, modern parents understand the value of reading. But in our current, commercial climate, we also automatically buy books, DVDs and games without a second thought. There is nothing …

Smooth Day Tripping with Your School Age Kids

Now that you are done with the diaper bag, and your kids are at that fantastic age when reading, writing, problem-solving and exploring are exciting, one day activities don’t have …

DiscoBratz New Years Coloring Pages for 2016

Get Creative with the DiscoBratz New Years Coloring Pages DiscoBratz releases two new coloring pages for the New Year, “click and print” below. Have your child fill in the beautiful …

Turn it Up! The Daily Dance Party in Living Room and 10 Tunes You Want Your Kids To Hear

Why don’t adults get their own swing sets? What happened to our trampolines and markers? Is it really that we lost interest in these things, or is it more that …

Take the Whole Family Out to the Ball Game! America’s Favorite Pastime

Since that day in 1839 when Abner Doubleday first stepped onto the makeshift “mound” and cast the first pitch, Americans have been captivated by baseball. Kids today may not realize …

Fun in the Sun Starts with Skin Safety

As spring progresses and summer is right around the corner, it’s a good time to remind everyone of the importance of protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful rays. With …

Growing Kids, Growing Garden: The Wonders in Your Own Back Yard

Invite a little more life in by planting something green with your kids’ help. It’s the perfect time of year to get out into the yard and beautify, why not …

Fostering Lifelong Growth with Daddy Daughter Dates

Little girls have a special bond with their fathers, a bond that continues to reward father and daughter for a lifetime. In the interests of creating an evolving, unique connection, …

Around the World Wednesday: Learning About Different Cultures with Kids

We all want our children to grow up to be culturally aware, tolerant and skillful at navigating and celebrating the differences between peoples. We may not have the time or …

Fantastic Scholastics: Great Spelling Apps for Kids

Are your middle scholars having trouble with spelling? Not to worry, most kids work out the kinks with a little extra help. The amazing thing about new educational technology is …