Activities for kids

14 DIY Father's Day gifts kids can make

While ordering gifts online has never been easier, and most dads aren’t going to balk at a conventional present like a tie, there’s something undeniably heartwarming about a DIY Father’s Day gift. After all, not only will a homemade Father’s Day gift serve a practical purpose — think a photo... more

13 simple crafts for kids to make with 3 supplies or less

Crafts keep children entertained and engaged and help them exercise creativity — and in the end, there's something delightful to display on the fridge or walls. But there is one caveat when it comes to crafts: The supplies. The makings. The weird materials that no parent actually has on... more

How white parents can teach their kids to be anti-racist

In the wake of millions of people taking to the streets to protest police brutality against Black Americans — the most recent example of which involved the killing of George Floyd — and demand racial justice, white parents raising white children want to know how they can encourage the next... more

14 fun 4th of July activities for kids

Few things say summer more than the Fourth of July. And while the holiday is generally celebrated across the U.S., each family has their own unique tradition. Of course, when kids are involved, families may need to put a few twists on their regular go-tos in order to make... more

5 easy kid-friendly recipes to make with freshly picked berries

There’s nothing more satisfying than sinking your teeth into freshly picked berries. Buying berries at a local grocery store isn’t the same as picking them from a farm. You actually work to get them! June is the start of berry-picking season and this is a great activity kids will love to... more

101 fun things to do with kids this summer

Check out these 101 ideas for activities to keep kids from getting bored this summer. This long list of inspiration will help them create memories they'll have for a lifetime (or at least for that first day of school when the teacher asks, "What did you do this summer?") Want help making... more

5 easy 4th of July dessert recipes

The Fourth of July is a day for celebrating America and red, white and blue everything! These yummy and festive Fourth of July desserts make a great end to a day of grilling and celebrating. The best part? The recipes are so simple, you can easily involve the kids for... more

14 Father's Day cards kids can make

A handmade card or gift for dad from the kids is a Father's Day must. After all, the kids won't be little forever. Fill an afternoon with creativity, and maybe even a few giggles, as you and your children construct homemade wishes for dad's special day. You can even... more