7 screen-free ways to entertain your kids while you make dinner

Posted on 03/26/2020 in the Article category.

My son is four, which means my wife and I have prepared at least a few thousand meals for him. Why, then, does he whine, beg and cry for me to play with him every night while I’m trying to get dinner on the table? I imagine one day this torture will end—please tell me it will!—but until […]

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Posted on 03/19/2020 in the Article category.

Here are over 20 ideas for keeping the kids busy this Easter time, from sensory play to art activities, planting gardens to discovery eggs! Hopefully you will find something new to try.  Enjoy!

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on 03/12/2020 in the Article category.

What Is the Coronavirus (COVID-19)? Coronaviruses are common causes of colds and respiratory tract infections. At the end of 2019, a new type of coronavirus began making people sick in China. You might hear the virus called COVID-19. Some of the first cases were diagnosed in people who had visited a market selling live seafood […]

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5 MLK-Inspired Activities to Do With Your Kids

Posted on 03/07/2020 in the Article category.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an extraordinary man who devoted his life to fighting for equality for others without ever raising a hand. Dr. King didn’t just fight for civil rights; he sought for peace, equality and diversity. These complex concepts can be a little difficult for preschoolers and young ones to grasp. Take […]

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100 Awesome Kids Crafts for Creative At-Home Fun

Posted on 03/05/2020 in the Article category.

Did you know that plastic milk jugs make awesome fairy houses, or that sugar cubes are a fun substitute for Lego bricks? Sometimes we all need a little push to get the creative juices flowing. Here is a mega list of 100 art projects that you can do with your kids in the comfort of […]

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