Apple Camp=Free Summer Fun

Looking for a summer activity for creative kids that enjoy technology? Apple Camp is a free 3-day program offered at Apple retail stores across the country for children ages 8-12. Each session is 90-minutes and gives participants the opportunity… Read More

Great Game for Upcoming Summer Trips

Parents often complain and report concerns that their tweens and teens communicate less often and that they have difficulty in getting their children to talk and spend time together. With summer around the corner, family trips might include… Read More

Earth Day: FREE Park Admission

We have over 400 national parks to enjoy in our country. It is National Park Week and today is Earth Day! Today and tomorrow, 117 of these parks across the country that normally charge an entrance fee ranging… Read More

5 Ideas for Earth Day- April 22nd

  Earth day is tomorrow! Here are 5 simple and fun Earth Day activities to spend the day enjoying and supporting our wonderful planet: Spend some time in your garden- planting a tree or small garden is a… Read More

Strengthening Skills & Bonding Through Reading

Reading with children has been shown to have many benefits including expanding vocabulary, increasing attention, improving logic and reasoning, and can also help strengthen relationships and foster communication between caregiver and children. Spending just a few minutes of… Read More

Book Exchange: Expand Your Child’s Library

As you know, books are amazing resources for children.  They develop vocabulary, creativity, problem-solving, critical thinking, and expose children to new ideas and concepts.  Every child can benefit from a new book – as it is a new… Read More

Family Garden

I was searching online for ideas for Mother’s Day gifts and came across a company that has some wonderful products for children and families. Potting Shed Creations, LTD has gardening products for children. Several of their products share… Read More

Autism Awareness Month: Sensory Friendly Films at AMC

Going out with a child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can be very difficult. Outbursts, tantrums, and loud voices are some of the behaviors a child with ASD may display.  While parents often want to take their… Read More

Learning In The Museum

Museums are great places for family outings. They are a source for both fun and education, often having activities and exhibits for all ages.  Museums are an excellent way to both acquire new knowledge and bring your child’s… Read More