Entertainment and Activities

Christmas Movies in Theaters 2016 | Family Holiday Movies

Trolls Trolls Step into the colorful world of Trolls, the overly cheerful creatures with tall, funny hairdos (yes — just like the troll dolls you enjoyed as a kid). They’re constantly dodging Bergens, notorious grumps who are only pleased when they feast on Trolls. This DreamWorks film by the creators of Shrek features original music …

Food

Nut-Free Snacks for School Lunches | Healthy Packaged Snacks for Kids

String Cheese String Cheese Whether your child likes to peel it or go straight in for the kill, string cheese is probably already one of your go-to snacks for kids. You’ll be happy to know that most brands are on the safe list for nut-free schools and classrooms. Fruit Leather Fruit Leather Most fruit snacks, …

Entertainment and Activities

Best Travel Toys for Toddlers

Wiggling Worm Grasping Toy Wiggling Worm Grasping Toy From Melissa & DougPrice: $7.99Ages: 6 months and up Bright green non-toxic paint and easy-to-grasp sections allow this wooden worm to bend and twist into all kinds of creative shapes and patterns. Plus, it’s all one piece, so you won’t have to worry about losing any parts. …

Entertainment and Activities

Parenting Styles | Helicopter Tiger Attachment Parenting

Parenting styles of today Think back to when you were a child–did your parents allow you to roam free and play as you pleased? Or did they keep you within eyesight and make sure you were supervised by an adult at all times? Could you head outside to play for hours on end, and only …

Entertainment and Activities

Easter Egg Decorating Ideas for Kids | Easy & Unique | Photos

Temporary Tattoo Easter Eggs Temporary Tattoo Easter Eggs Skip the messy dye kits with younger kids, and let them pick out temporary tattoos (or stickers — even easier!) to apply to their Easter eggs. From princesses to comic book superheroes, the options are endless! Ages: toddler & up Get the directions for Temporary Tattoo Eggs …

Entertainment and Activities

Science for Kids | Summer Learning | Backyard Science Experiments

Homemade Bubble Solution Homemade Bubble Solution Blowing bubbles is a summertime favorite, but did you know it is super simple to make your own solution? Have your child experiment with these recipes to see which combinations work best for a whole lot of bubble-blowing fun! Get the directions for Homemade Bubble Solution. Mentos Geysers Mentos …

School and Learning

3 Hanukkah Recipes to Get Your Party Started

Hosting a Hanukkah party this year? Here are the three most essential recipes for Hanukkah. Hannukah begins December 12 this year, so it’s time to start thinking about your plans. Are you toying with the idea of throwing a party? We can help you out with the food! If you’re new to traditional Hanukkah foods, …

Family Life

Green Toys & Gifts for Kids

Eco Stars Recycled Crayons Eco Stars Recycled Crayons From Crazy Crayons. These are some stellar crayons! Crazy Crayons’ Eco Stars are made from 100-percent recycled crayons and are non-toxic. Print out some free coloring pages on recycled paper to round out this green gift for your kids! Price: $9.99Buy now Global Green Recycled Dolls Global …