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Inspired, Expressive and Smart

Your Guide to kids technology gifts for this year's holiday shopping season.

One Part New Normal And Two Parts Blended Family

This recipe does not have to make for a nutty holiday fruit cake!

Electronic Addiction, Part II - A Family Dependency

This problem has no boundaries and affects so many households today - here's some ways to help those you know who are affected.

Next Thanksgiving, Lets Just Have Turkey

If getting through the holidays isn't enough, try adding a little extra "surprise" to the mix...

Scary Treats for Goblins and Ghouls

Fun and impressive treats for kids of all ages this Halloween

School Will Be Interesting

School will be back in session soon.. and schedules will be crazy!

Keeping Up with Curiosity

Why Mars Matters to Kids... Including Fun Facts and Far Out Activities.

Travel Tech

This summer, as you travel, you may be able to take some technology along with you. The great thing about apps and e-books is the amount of space they save in your bags! Whether you have an Android device, an Apple device, or even a computer, there are lots of tech choices. Here are some fun apps and e-books that you may want to consider loading up on your devices before you go, or even just for summer enjoyment around home.

Traveling Abroad with Children - Some Why’s and How-To’s

As someone who lived abroad for 18 months with two children ages 3 and 8, I bristle when I hear someone say “Travel is wasted on children,” or “Now that we have kids, our traveling days are over.” If either of those sentiments approximates your own, be forewarned that I’m going to try to change your mind. I happen to think that traveling with children is a) Incredibly valuable for both kids and their parents and b) Not difficult if you’re prepared to make some basic concessions.

Kid-Friendly Projects Fuel Winter Family Fun

Colder temperatures mean more indoor time, making it a challenge to find activities that will keep kids happy and engaged. The good news for parents is that even common household items can create hours of fun time. These child-friendly arts and crafts projects will allow you to spend quality, memorable time with your family this winter season with things you already have around the house.