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Kids reading outside on a summer day

10 incredible summer activities for kids that they’ll truly love

It doesn't take long for boredom to creep in once school is out, so be prepared with these exciting summer activities for kids.
A child wearing a tie-dye shirt

How to tie-dye shirts without a mess

Woman with slime between fingers

How to get slime out of clothes (and just about everything else)

Popcorn with sunglasses and movie tickets

Indulge in nostalgia: 23 90s kids’ movies your own kids will love

Brightly colored hopscotch court in a schoolyard

How to play hopscotch (plus 5 great variations)

Five kids each giving a thumb-up

Heads up, 7 up: What’s the game and how to play it

Kids enjoying eating pizza at a birthday party

9 incredible birthday party food ideas when you’re on a budget

Kids playing games outside

The best outdoor games for kids – try these fun, classic activities

Cake for a baby shower.

What is a baby sprinkle (and how to plan a great one)

Parents with children playing a board game

Liven up family game night with these crowd-pleasing board games

Little boy sitting in front of an aquarium watching the fish

Plan a great family road trip: The best aquariums in the U.S. for kids

5-year-old girl celebrating her birthday

12 birthday party ideas for 5-year-olds to have at home

Baby shower party favors on a table

10 incredible baby shower food ideas that will wow your guests

If you're hosting and are looking for deliciously delightful baby shower food ideas, we've got simple menu items everyone will gush over.
Baby boy enjoys his smash cake on his birthday

Adorable DIY smash cake recipes for your baby’s first birthday

Smash cakes for baby's first birthday are all the rage, so be sure to include one for your little one's birthday bash with a tasty smash cake recipe.
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The best frog dissection kits of 2024

Transform ordinary learning into an interactive, hands-on experience with a frog dissection kit—a STEM project that's both educational and interesting.
A game of tic-tac-toe on a piece of paper

11 fun games kids can play with just pen and paper

If you're trying to get kids to put down the smartphones, try these fun games to play on paper.
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6 fantastic baby shower themes for a memorable party

If you're throwing one for yourself or planning one for the mom-to-be, here are fun and fabulous baby shower themes that everyone will enjoy.
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The best at-home fertility tests of 2024

Eager to take control of your reproductive health? Find out how you can accurately determine your fertility status with an at-home fertility test.
Boy is excited for his fourth birthday

4-year-old birthday party ideas: 7 low-stress themes your child will love

Plan an amazing celebration for your preschooler with these super fun 4-year-old birthday party ideas that are simple and low stress.
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The best gifts for 7-year-olds in 2024

Are you stumped about what to get your 7-year-old this year? Fear not – we’ve put together a list of the best gifts for 7-year-olds available in 2024.
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The best outdoor activities for kids in 2024

Check out our review of the best outdoor activities for kids that are sure to have them playing outside this summer. We have artsy options, STEM toys and more!
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Healthy extracurricular activities kids and teens should explore

We want our kids to have hobbies that challenge them. That means getting them involved in healthier extracurricular activities, and we can help with that.
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The best glow-in-the-dark rock painting kits of 2024

Trying to find a glow-in-the-dark rock painting kit for your next creative project? Read our guide to discover the best options of 2024.
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The best geode science kits of 2024

Spark curiosity and fuel learning with the best geode science kits of 2024. These picks will engage interest in the fascinating world of geology.
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The best glowing marble runs of 2024

Check out the best glowing marble runs in 2024 to turn a simple game into a mesmerizing light show. Don't just play, glow with these top picks.
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The best rock collection kits in 2024

Explore geology with the best rock collection kits of 2024. Each of these picks offers fun and learning at a great value.
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The best rock painting kit of 2024

Rock painting kits are a unique and creative way for kids to make art. From storytelling to memory-making, these kits are a peaceful bonding for families.
Smiling baby on colorful play mat

Baby play mat ins and outs: What age you should get one and the benefits for baby’s development

A baby play mat promotes your child's motor skills and muscle development. We discuss the best age to get one and any additional benefits for your baby.
Smiling boy going to a sports party with bat and glove

The best baseball movies for kids (parents will love them, too)

Grab a seat on the couch with the family to watch these top baseball movies that never strike out.
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Keep little ones entertained with the best ‘Would you rather?’ questions for kids

Looking for an easy way to keep the kiddos busy? Try these fun "would you rather" questions for kids.
Toddlers having fun in a playgroup with parents

How to set up a kids playgroup with close friends and neighbors

Playgroups for toddlers are great for socialization and more. Here's how to create a fun playgroup for your toddler.
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How to build a blanket fort for epic indoor adventures

Get the basics on how to build a blanket fort for your kids to enjoy on a snow day or any day that ends in y.
5-year-old girl celebrating her birthday

Need a fantastic theme for a fifth birthday party? Consider these

Let's get the celebration started with these fun five-year-old birthday party ideas that get kids active indoors or out.
Kids having fun at a bowling alley party

How to throw the perfect kids’ bowling birthday party

A bowling birthday party is a perfect strike for kids of all ages and here's everything you need to plan one.
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The Floor is Lava! game: Fun for the whole family to play

The Floor is Lava! is a fun game for the whole family to play that will get everyone moving. You can play this game anywhere at any time.
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5 New Year’s resolution ideas for kids that promote healthy habits

Start the year off on a positive note with kids' New Year's resolutions that promote healthier habits.
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12 amazing tween birthday party ideas your kid (and their friends) will actually enjoy

Throw a special celebration with these cool birthday party ideas for tweens.
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The best third birthday party ideas for a fun and stress-free celebration

Party planning should be anxiety filled and with these 3-year-old birthday party ideas, you will be able to put together a fun and stress-free celebration.
Onament Christmas tree

Christmas charities where families can volunteer together

Get involved this holiday season and volunteer with the whole family with one of these Christmas charities.
Family decorating tree

How many presents should your child get for Christmas? Here are some insights

Celebrating Christmas doesn't have to be stressful or expensive. We offer hints in determining how many gifts to give your children.
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How to baby-proof your Christmas tree and keep your little one safe this holiday

Christmas trees are beautiful, but dangerous for babies. Here's how to keep your little one safe this season.
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Adorable family Christmas outfit ideas for your holiday photo

Are you ready to send out the holiday cards? Check out our family Christmas outfit ideas to get everyone ready to cheese it up.
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7 great Christmas crafts your 14-year-old will think are cool

Take a break from the stress of the holiday season and enjoy doing Christmas crafts for teens together.
Mom-and daughter making Christmas ornaments

8 easy homemade Christmas ornaments kids can make and hang on the tree

Make family memories to last for decades by creating homemade Christmas ornaments with the kids.
A mother talking to her teenage son while sitting on the couch.

Parenting 101: A list of punishments for teenagers that actually work

Teens are like toddlers — they love to test boundaries. If your child trips up, having a list of punishments for teenagers will help get things back on track.
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10 great party favors teenage girls will actually think are cool

Shopping for teenaged girls can be a disaster, so when looking for party favors for teens, try these cool ideas that won't end up in the trash.
Baby shower favors

9 inexpensive baby shower favors people will actually like

On the hunt for baby shower favors that won't break the bank? We've got baby shower favor ideas that are thoughtful and useful.
Festive celebration roasted turkey with gravy.

Simple Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas your kids can make for the dinner table

No holiday table would be complete without beautiful homemade Thanksgiving centerpieces made by the kids. Here are easy options they could make by themselves.
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5 easy Thanksgiving sides kids can help make for this year’s feast

It's all hands-on deck when you're cooking the turkey, so why not get everyone in the kitchen to help with these yummy Thanksgiving sides kids can make.
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5 fun, creative, and easy Thanksgiving crafts kids can make this holiday

Hold on to that fall feeling with these DIY Thanksgiving decorations to make this November.