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What to do when your kids are bored at home

Keeping your children busy doesn’t have to be very involved on your part! Here are some suggested activities your kids can do when they’re bored.
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Need a fantastic theme for a fifth birthday party? Consider these

Get the party started with these fun themes for a fifth birthday party.
A group of kids playing kickball.

Learn a variety of kickball games so you aren’t stuck with the classic version

Want to learn some new kickball games? Here are fun ways to change up the traditional game of kickball to keep everyone interested.
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5 classic toddler toys your child will remember forever

The toys your children play with when they’re younger can leave a lasting impression. Here are five classic toddler toys that your child will remember forever.
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What you need to know to choose the best eczema sunscreen for your baby

Trying to find an eczema sunscreen for your little one? Here's what you need to know to keep your baby's sensitive skin protected.
A mom and toddler playing a game in the living room.

How to teach a toddler to be patient (yes, it’s possible!)

Try these 4 activities to teach your toddler about patience.
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How to build a blanket fort for epic indoor adventures

Blanket forts can help spark imagination -- here's how to build a great one.
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6 creative YouTubers who can teach your 6-year-old to draw

Drawing is a skill anyone can learn. These six YouTubers teach kids how to draw.
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How to throw a magical Harry Potter marathon for your kids

Celebrate Harry Potter's birthday with a magical movie marathon.
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9 easy, timeless jump-rope games every kid will love

Looking for fun jump-rope games to get your kids outside and playing? Try these timeless jump-rope games.
Toddlers having fun in a playgroup with parents.

How to set up a kids play group with close friends and neighbors

Setting up a toddler playgroup is great for your little one plus parents. We show you how to put one together successfully.
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Why you shouldn’t buy an electric vehicle for your family road trip

Here's why an electric vehicle may not be the best choice if your family loves road tripping.
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5 best movies on Disney+ Dad will want to stream on Father’s Day

There are a lot of movies dads will like on Disney+. Here are five marvelous movies to stream with Dad on Father's Day.
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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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Experts agree: 5 benefits of art for your child’s development

Why does art boost child development? Learn what art projects are best.
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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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How to throw the perfect kids’ bowling birthday party

Bowling birthday parties can be fun for kids of all ages — Here's what you need to know.
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How to play capture the flag: Teach your kids the rules

Learn how to play capture the flag and what the rules are.
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.
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.
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5 engaging activities you can do with toddlers to keep them entertained

5 engaging activities you can do with toddlers to keep them entertained.
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 family hanging out on the couch playing on their devices.

Enjoy family game night with these 10 awesome apps

Family game night is even better with these cool game apps.
Two girls having fun playing travel soccer

Why playing competitive sports can give your child a leg up in life

Competition is good for kids and here's why it's important.
Family watching a movie together for a family fun night

Now is the perfect time to institute family fun night – here’s how

Here's how to institute a family fun night for your family
Mom and daughter playing musical game

6 engaging music games for your preschooler to play

Your preschooler will love these 6 fun music games
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Why the new iPhone 13 camera features make it a must have for families

IPhone camera gives families easier memories with the touch of a button.
A happy family looking at a laptop planning a trip.

5 great day trip ideas for fall in the Northeast

Here are 5 fun day trip ideas for families in the northeast.
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6 unique baby shower games guests will love

Play these 6 unique baby shower games that guests will have fun with.
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10 classic Warner Bros. cartoons to watch together as a family

These classic Warner Bros cartoons are perfect to watch together as a family
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7 family-friendly Airbnb rentals in California

These 7 Airbnbs in California are perfect for families.
A family looking out over the water.

5 great day trip ideas for fall in California

Here are 5 really fun day trip ideas for families in CA.
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5 great day trip ideas for fall in Texas

Here are 5 fun day trip ideas for families in Texas.
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7 family-friendly Airbnb rentals in Texas

These 7 Airbnb's in Texas are perfect for families
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10 silent movie classics that will delight your family

Watch these 10 silent movies with your family for a fun activity.
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7 family-friendly Airbnb rentals in the northeast

These Airbnbs in the Northeast are perfect for families.
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10 foreign films that will expand your children’s horizons

The best foreign films are your passport to a world of entertainment. Take your next family movie night to far-flung places with these 10 all-ages gems.
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5 ways playing outside benefits kids

Here are 5 ways playing outside is beneficial to kids
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6 coolest sports-themed birthday party ideas worth a gold medal

Here are 6 cool sports-themed birthday party ideas for kids.
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8 fun things to do with kids on Labor Day

Here are 8 fun things to do with kids on Labor Day.
A family playing a game of horseshoes outside.

How to teach your kids to play horseshoes

Learn how to teach kids to play horseshoes so everyone has fun.
happy preschoolers jumping on an animal walk

Why animal walks are fantastic for preschoolers

Animal walks are a great activity for kids and encourage learning
What to do on Labor Day weekedn with your family

6 family-friendly ways to relax this Labor Day weekend

These 6 family-friendly Labor Day activities are fun for everyone
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7 fun things to do with your kids before they go back to school

7 fun things to do with kids before school starts.
A family enjoying movie night together.

5 comedies on Netflix the whole family will want to watch

5 family-friendly Netflix comedies the whole family will love watching.
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10 black and white movies that will make your kids love them

Here are 10 classics to introduce your kids to the joys of black & white movies.
A toddler boy riding a bike.

The best balance bikes for toddlers you can have delivered today

These are the best balance bikes for your toddler.
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6 creative family game night ideas

Play these 6 creative games for a fun family game night
A family playing a game of horseshoes outside.

How to keep score in horseshoes for households of all kinds

How to keep score during a game of horseshoes while playing with your family.
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10 summer family movies to enjoy all year long

From "The Parent Trap" to "Goonies" we've picked 10 great summer movies that are as memorable as the season itself.