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4 best ways to show your LGBTQ teen you support them, according to the experts

We discuss ways to show your LGBTQ teen that you support them.
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4 great Netflix movies to stream with your teen this Juneteenth

Looking for movies to watch on Juneteenth? Netflix has great options.
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5 lesser-known things to do in Niagara Falls that won’t involve crowds or queues

Niagara Falls is the iconic family vacation, but it gets so crowded. Here's what to do to beat the crowds.
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5 easy science lessons for kids any parent can teach in a pinch this summer

Try these science lessons if you have exhausted your science curriculum for the year.
Toddlers playing in a sensory bin of rice

4 best sensory activities your toddler needs this summer for preschool-readiness

These sensory activities will help ensure your toddler is ready for preschool.
A family taking in the sights at Yosemite Park

5 phenomenal things to do in Yosemite with kids you probably don’t know about

There are so many things to do in Yosemite National Park with kids, it can be hard to know where to start. We have tips.
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3 fun parachute games for kids to break out at your next park playdate

These three parachute games are ideal for the next playdate at the park.
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How to get your kid to like math in 3 easy steps (yes, it’s that easy)

Teaching kids math? How to get them to like math instead of hate it in three easy steps.
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Marco Polo for kids, in or out of the water

The game Marco Polo is a classic pool activity played in the summer. We discuss how to make it a safe and fun game for all ages in and out of the pool.
View of the sunset over the Grand Canyon

Make your Grand Canyon family vacation epic with these 5 tips

Our Grand Canyon family vacation tips go beyond viewing the rim and Rim Village.
Kids drawing a mural

Experts agree: 5 benefits of art for your child’s development

Why does art boost child development? Learn what art projects are best.
Family packing the car for a road trip

Survive your next road trip with these 10 must-haves for the car ride

Get these 10 road trip essentials and eliminate any cries of "Are we there yet?"
Summer camp sign

5 incredible summer camp games perfect for your next endlessly boring summer day

Try these summer camp games the next time your kids are bored at home.
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Follow these tips to avoid disaster when camping with family friends

Camping with friends is a fun summer tradition, but follow our tips to ensure the friendship outlives the camping trip.
Young children playing a game at day care

Those silly day care games kids play are secretly getting them ready for school

Parents may be surprised that these day care games actually help prepare kids for school in the fall.
Summer camp drop-off sign

Counting down the days until summer camp? How to pack your kid’s gear

Is your kid ready for summer camp? Here's what you need to do now to ensure the bus doesn't leave without him.
Preschoolers having fun in gym class

10 essential social skills your preschooler needs to learn now

These social skills activities for preschoolers are crucial for toddlers to learn before their school years.
Young kid watering the garden outdoors

10 outdoor chores that teach school-age kids responsibility

Chores help kids gain a sense of responsibility. They can do these 10 outdoor jobs safely.
A family on vacation taking a break to look at the view

10 cheap summer vacation ideas that will save your family a load of cash

These cheap summer vacation ideas will not only save you money, but will provide endless family memories.
Group of children running in capture the flag in a park

How to play capture the flag: Teach your kids the rules

Learn how to play capture the flag and what the rules are.
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We’re over Mother’s Day flowers: Here’s what to get nature-loving moms instead

Five original Mother's Day gifts that go beyond Mother's Day flowers.
Baby painting with balloons and cake for first birthday

Tasty menu ideas for guests at baby’s first birthday party

We list tasty menu ideas for guests at your baby's first birthday party. Take a look.
Child making a DIY gift for Mother's Day

6 incredible Mother’s Day ideas you can help your grade-schoolers set up

Want to help your kids plan the perfect Mother's Day? Try these ideas.
Two girls wearing Mickey ears holding suckers.

Your kids won’t even miss Disney if you try these incredible staycation ideas

The best staycation ideas for parents who don't have the budget or desire to travel this summer.
Stunning photo of one of the arches in Arches National Park in Utah

Visiting national parks: Your complete guide to planning family travel

Visiting national parks is amazing, but can be stressful. Get our tips first.
kids having fun on Easter egg hunt

7 surefire ways to ensure your Easter egg hunt is fun for all ages

Try these strategies and ideas to ensure every kid has fun at the Easter egg hunt.

10 treats for your kids’ Easter baskets we bet you haven’t thought of

We bet you haven't thought of these 10 ideas for your kids' easter baskets
A family getting ready to take a trip.

10 important countries your kids should visit before they turn 18

These 10 countries are must-see destinations for kids before they are 18.
A child holding up a drawing of an Easter bunny.

How to draw an Easter bunny (even if you have no artistic ability)

Quickly learn how to draw an Easter bunny before your kid's holiday party or project.
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8 fun and unique ideas for this year’s Easter baskets your kids will obsess over

8 fun and unique ideas for this year's Easter baskets.

How to safely teach your toddler to ski

How to safely teach your toddler to ski, a great outdoor activity
yummy Easter bunny cookies decorated for the holiday

Use this easy guide to make your own delicious bunny sugar cookies

An easy guide on how to make your own delicious bunny sugar cookies
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How to make an Easter bunny cake that’ll be the star of the party

How to make an Easter bunny cake that'll be the star of the party
A parent teaching a toddler girls how to tie her sneaker

A complete guide on how to get your toddler to start tying their own shoes

A guide on how to help your toddler start tying their own shoes
happy toddler boy reading a picture book

8 simple steps that’ll help teach your toddler to read

8 simple steps for helping you teach your toddler to read
Happy toddler girl playing party games.

6 fun and simple toddler party games that will be the hit of the party

Fun and simple toddler party games that'll make your party a hit.
Toddler and mom talking

6 ways to build toddler language skills for kids who are struggling

Here are 6 ways you can build your toddler's language skills.

Is it really that bad if your kid sits in front of the TV all day?

Is it really that bad for kids to watch TV? Here's the truth.
toddler learning to count with an abacus

Want to sharpen your toddler’s fine motor skills? Try these simple activities

Try these easy activities to sharpen your toddler's fine motor skills.
child making Valentine's Day craft on the floor

7 Valentine’s Day crafts to inspire friendship and love

Help kids get creative this Valentine's Day with these easy and fun crafts.
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8 best Valentine’s Day movies for families

Watch these 8 Valentine's Day movies with your kids to get into the spirit of the day.
Little girl holding Frisbee

6 games your family can play with just a Frisbee

If you and your family have a Frisbee, you can play a number of fun, family-friendly games. We provide a list of great ideas to enjoy
A couple of children sledding together.

Good, better, best: Snow sleds your 10-year-old will love

Your 10-year-old will get a kick out of these awesome sleds this winter

Kegel exercises after birth are crucial: How to do them correctly

Learn how to correctly do Kegel exercises after birth.
Happy little girl ready for a Frozen-themed birthday party

7 ways to make a Frozen-themed birthday magical

Doing a Frozen-themed birthday is easier than you may think.
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How to make a DIY LEGO table at home in just one day

Here are steps for making a DIY LEGO table at home.
Excited kids surrounding a birthday cake

7 incredibly easy cake decorating ideas for kids’ birthday parties

These easy cake decorating ideas are perfect for your child's next birthday.
a DIY hanging advent calendar

This amazing DIY advent calendar idea is a ton of fun for toddlers

It's easy to make a DIY advent calendar right at home.
Happy toddler sitting down.

How to teach a toddler to write their letters correctly

Here are tips for how to teach a toddler to write correctly.
Nautical birthday cake at themed party

8 amazing DIY nautical party decorations you can make in a weekend

Sail away with these nautical birthday theme ideas