School-aged kids

50 best kids' movies on Netflix

Family movie night is a time-honored tradition. Who doesn’t love hunkering down on the couch with a bucket of popcorn for a few hours of cozy entertainment with the kids? But with so much content currently available, choosing a film can get downright stressful — particularly if you’re trying to... more

The 13 best parenting tweets of the week

If there’s one thing parents need (besides wine), it’s a good laugh. So, thank goodness for Twitter. From the downside of seeing “Toy Story 4” with the kids to the best way to find a missing mom, here are the best parenting tweets for the week of June 22-28, 2019... more

The 12 best parenting tweets of the week

When you’re parenting young kids — particularly over summer break — laughing is crucial. Thankfully, the moms and dads of Twitter are always around to add a little levity to the long days and temper tantrums. Whether you need help finding the perfect mom bestie or teaching your child some mealtime... more

8 fun games to play in the dark

Looking for games and activities to play in the dark? Look no further. Whether the power is out or you're just looking to shake up your nighttime routine, playing in the dark can be fun for kids and adults alike. When the lights go out, it's an opportunity... more

17 fun camping games for kids

Camping with kids poses many challenges, but keeping them entertained during downtime shouldn't be one of them. There are plenty of things to do while camping — in between putting up the tents and roasting marshmallows — all it takes is a little creativity. Almost 100 million Americans will... more

18 funny back to school memes for the first day

While the long, lazy, bare-footed days of summer certainly are special, let’s be honest here: So is the sound of a ringing school bell. Whether you stayed at home all summer long with your little ones or were saddled with figuring out (and paying for!) child care while the kids... more

11 catchy jump rope songs and rhymes for kids

Jumping rope to rhymes is an activity that all kids can enjoy during playtime. Whether they’re hanging in the back yard after school or looking for a pastime during a summer vacation, consider suggesting kids try jumping games guided by classic and clever rhymes. Here are a few to get... more

16 kids' typing games

If you want to get your children excited about improving their typing skills, introduce them to some fun kids' typing games. There are many kids' typing games online that can help strengthen keyboarding skills and improve typing speed and accuracy. With a variety of different characters and scenarios, you're... more