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Is your 4-year-old chewing on their shirt symptomatic of something wrong? What you need to know

Why is your child chewing on their shirt? Figure out what's going on and why your little one wants to know how their clothing tastes.
Young boy at the beach with balloons sitting with a birthday cake.

How to come up with a few 6-year-old birthday party ideas on a budget

Looking to throw an inexpensive celebration, try these cost-effective six-year-old birthday party ideas that don't skimp on fun.
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Kid-friendly YouTubers your child will be safe watching

If your kid has a laptop or tablet, they have been on YouTube. We provide a list of YouTubers that are safe for them to watch.
Girl jumping on indoor trampoline

Indoor children’s trampolines: Good idea, or accident waiting to happen?

Kids are going to jump, and an indoor trampoline sounds better than jumping on the bed. Are indoor trampolines safe though? Here are the pros and cons.
Boy dressed as a rock star for Halloween

Costume ideas for kids who don’t know what to be for Halloween and are reluctant to dress up

Halloween doesn’t have to be too complicated or elaborate. Our list shows how your child can pick out a great costume that's sure to be fun.
Cute baby girl in a headband sitting up.

How to make baby headbands that are adorable

Don't buy pricey headbands, learn how to make baby headbands that are a simple and fun DIY project.
A group of kids ready for Halloween.

Need a Halloween craft for 10-year-olds? Here are spookingly great ideas

Want to keep your goblins busy this spooky season? These Halloween crafts for 10-year-olds will be sure to keep all of the ghosts and ghouls entertained.
A family dressed up for Halloween.

The best Halloween costumes for a family of 5

Looking for family of five Halloween costumes to wear this October 31st, try these themes on for size.
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Can you share a Disney Plus subscription with your family? What you need to know

You may be concerned that if you share a Disney Plus subscription, you could be locked out. We tell you if that is possible.
Family of four dressed in Halloween costumes.

The best Halloween costumes for a family of 4 that are simple to find or create

Check out this list of the best and most fun Halloween costumes for a family of four that will make your crew the neighborhood celebrities on All Hallows' Eve.
A family having fun in a pumpkin patch

When to buy your pumpkins for Halloween: Tips for buying pumpkins before they run out

Who doesn't want to carve pumpkins and paint pumpkins, but is there a right time for buying pumpkins? Here's pumpkin buying tips to remember every fall.
Kids playing outside In leaves.

7 fun outdoor fall games kids can play

Kids love to be outside, especially if there is something to do. If you need outdoor fall games for your kids to play, check out these creative ideas.
Three kids celebrating a birthday party

Create the ultimate goodie bags for your toddler’s birthday party

Are you throwing a toddler birthday party and looking for goodie bag ideas? Our tips will help create the ultimate goodie bags.
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10 fun fall activities the whole family will enjoy

These 10 fall activities are fun for the entire family.
A family enjoying lying in the leaves.

Fun fall bucket list activities to do with kids

Need help thinking of ways to make autumn more fun? Here are fall bucket list activities that parents should do with their children this season.
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Even teens will think these 10 birthday party places are cool

Looking for unique birthday party places for teens? We've got venues and locations teens will actually like.
Smiling child with birthday cake

How to host an 8-year-old’s birthday party on a budget

Throw your child a wonderful 8th birthday party while being affordable, easy, and manageable. Both of you will be happy with our tips.
Kids running with each other at a party.

The best party games for your sports-loving kids

If you're hosting a sports themed birthday party, we've got the best sport party games that score every time.
Family posing for a photo at a reunion

How to plan a family reunion: The ultimate guide to a fantastic event

Putting together a family reunion is a big job. Learn how to play a family reunion without all the stress and drama.
Kids playing games in a pool.

No pool toys? No problem! 7 safe, fun games to play in the pool for 8-year-olds

Don't worry if you don't have a stock of pool noodles, beach balls, and floaties. There are plenty of cool games to play in the pool without needing toys.
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What to do on Labor Day with your kids

Looking for fun, low stress ways to celebrate the end of summer? Here are some fun ideas on what to do on Labor Day with the kids.
Parents teaching their daughter how to ride a bike with training wheels

When should your child learn how to ride a bike?

What age can a child ride a bike with training wheels? We've got all the important information you need to know, including when to remove the training wheels.
happy kids doing practicing karate

5 reasons you’ll never regret enrolling your kid in karate

Thinking about enrolling your child in karate. Learn why karate for kids for a lot of benefits.
Two little girls playing at a playground

What you should (and shouldn’t) bring to a playdate

There's always a tendency to overpack even for a playdate. Here's what to bring on a playdate and what not to.
Little girls having cupcakes to celebrate a birthday at day care

Day care birthday party ideas: Celebrate your toddler’s big day in style

Day care centers have rules when it comes to birthdays, but it doesn't mean your child can't celebrate. Try these day care center birthday party ideas.
Adult teaching child to swim in a pool.

How to teach a child to swim: Methods you need to know

We'll share great methods and fun ideas on how to teach a child to swim so they'll become strong, happy, and confident fish in the water.
Girl performs in a talent show

10 cool talent show ideas for kids so they can wow their audience

If your child signed up for a talent show, check out these cool talent show acts for kids that will garner applause and approval.
Young boy on an iPad.

Experts explain why kids watching YouTube isn’t a good idea

Many parents do this. You turn on the television, hand over a cellphone, or put on YouTube. But is letting our kids watch YouTube doing more harm than good?
Two kids sitting in front of a U.S. flag

7 fun 4th of July games the whole family can play

Hosting a patriotic celebration? We've got 4th of July games for the family that are super fun.
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How to put together the perfect 4th of July picnic

Putting together a 4th of July picnic doesn't have to be stressful. We've got simple picnic ideas to fill your patriotic basket.
Juneteenth sign in red, black, and green

What is Juneteenth? How to talk to kids about this important holiday

Understand what Juneteenth is and the best ways to talk to kids about it and answer their questions.
A mother reading her young child a bedtime story.

13 amazing books that celebrate Black culture to add to your kid’s library this Juneteenth

A well-versed library should have a mix of books that reflects how versatile Black culture can be. We've provided a short list of titles for all ages.
Little girl and her dad celebrating

5 amazing Father’s Day activities every dad will want to do

If you're looking for something to do to celebrate dads this June, try one of these amazing Father's Day activities for the special dad in your life.
Little girl with dad holding a wrapped gift

8 great Father’s Day gift ideas for every kind of dad

Looking for the best Father's Day gifts for all types of dads? We've got ideas for the sports dad, tech dad, and even the grillin' dad.
Rainbow flag for Pride Month

A simple guide for talking with your grade schooler about LGBTQ+ identity

Learn how to talk to your kids about LGBTQ+ with these helpful suggestions and resources.
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Stellar picture books about LGBTQ+ history to help educate your kids

We've combed through the best picture books for sharing with kids in honor of LGBTQ+ History Month and beyond.
Family outside biking together

Considerations for mountain bike rides with kids – read this before you hit the trails

Mountain bike adventures with your kids are a blast, but first, consider these things.
An American flag on a deserted beach signifying Memorial Day weekend

Family fun: 5 amazing Memorial Day weekend getaway destinations that are off the beaten path

Celebrate the unofficial start of summer with these Memorial Day vacations ideas that are off the beaten path.
Newspaper advertising summer jobs for teens

Why your teen should get a summer job right now

We give you good reasons why your teen should get a summer job and list of ideas for them.
Yummy Mother's Day pancakes on a tray spelling Mom

Kids of all ages can make these easy and delicious meals for Mom on Mother’s Day

Looking for something different for Mother's Day gift ideas? Try these Mother's Day meals the kids can make on their own.
teenagers getting twisted over tongue twisters

There are actually some helpful benefits of tongue twisters for kids

Tongue twisters are always fun and kids love them, but did you know tongue twisters are a useful learning tool?
Montessori shelf playroom

Bring imagination back into your kid’s playroom with these ingenious DIY ideas

Try out these incredible DIY playroom ideas that not only make the space look nice but add more room for imaginative play and learning.
Frustrated mom in need of nanny

Thinking about homeschooling your child? Here’s why it’s a bad idea

If you're thinking about homeschooling your child, here are the reasons not to homeschool.
Family out for a bike ride in the woods

Family fun: Your kids will love these springtime activities

Spring is here and even if school breaks are over, weekends are made for these family fun spring activities.
Grandpa and grandson laughing at a knock-knock joke

Tickle the funny bone with these kids’ knock-knock jokes

Kids' knock-knock jokes still get a laugh. Here are the top ones to make your kiddos giggle.
Boy making a sandcastle at the beach

How to create easy sandcastles any child can master

Want to make sandcastles with the kids this summer? Here are some easy sandcastles the kids will have fun creating.
Smiling girl with chemistry set

Funny science jokes kids will love – and you might just enjoy them, too!

Science jokes for kids are a great way to get children giggling and interested in the subject.
A family watches TV on a couch

Your favorite childhood movies will be your kid’s favorite, too

These are childhood movies to watch with your little human to show them the value of family and friendship and that kindness is always the right choice.
Kindergarten boy watering plants in the garden

The best chores for kindergartners: Teach responsibility in an age-appropriate way

Are kindergarteners too young for chores? No. Here are the top chores for kindergarteners that help teach responsibility.
Excited family boarding an airplane for family reunion

These are the best cities for kid-friendly vacations

Check out this ranking of the top cities in the U.S. before planning your next kid-friendly vacation.