Enter to win 2 Inspirational Sketchbooks from Parragon Books and 1 Blank Journal!


Enter to win a these Inspirational Sketchbooks ! Draw Your World is an inspirational sketchbook that will stimulate your imagination and entertain you for hours! With literal and figurative ideas of things to draw, this book encourages would-be artists of all ages. It is suitable for all artistic and drawing abilities, making it the perfect […]

Tips for Holiday Travel With Disabled or Special Needs Children


With Thanksgiving just around the corner the holiday season is about to kick into overdrive. It’s a fantastic time of year, as long as you don’t get mauled during some Black Friday stampede at the local mall. A better option is a holiday vacation, packing up the kids and getting away from the madness for […]

Car Toddler Safety Tips for Moms and Dads


Toddlers add a whole new element to your driving experience. Having a toddler or small baby in the car with you can be a delight, but as a parent you also want to make sure it’s not stressing you out by making sure your bundle of joy is as safe as can possibly be. The […]

Five Places to Visit on a Family Vacation to Brazil


So you’ve decided to travel to South America with your young children. First off, congratulate yourself. It’s not always an easy road, but kids benefit greatly from traveling abroad. Exposure to foreign cultures at a young age can leave a lasting impression and instill a lifelong love of travel. Brazil is one of the most […]

3 Museums that Engage All Ages


Getting children excited about education can give parents a glimpse into the struggle their teachers encounter throughout the school week. The truth is most kids are naturally adverse to educational environments because it interrupts their playtime. But what if you could plan an activity that encompassed both fun and education? Children’s museums offer the ultimate […]

Top 10 Kid Gadgets for Road Trips

Top 10 Kid Gadgets for Road Trips

Top 10 Kid Gadgets for Road Trips Talking on a cell phone while driving is dangerous. But a mid-transit chat pales in comparison to the distraction of driving with one (or two!) children wailing in the backseat. Nothing increases adrenaline and quick recall of four-letter words quite like crying kids. As parents, we can mentally […]

Moms Need a Break, Too! Get Recharged on Vacation

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Most moms seem content to give all they’ve got to their family and ask for very little in return; it’s just the lot of mothers to be self-sacrificing. But that doesn’t mean you’re not still individuals who could use a little R&R every now and again. In fact, you may find that neglecting your own […]

Save on Your Vacay with a Family Road Trip

Save on Your Vacay with a Family Road Trip

Summer travel can be fairly expensive as prices peak and airplanes and hotels fill up. And then, of course, you have to multiply the cost by three, four, or more if your whole family plans to travel together (as opposed to leaving the kids at home). But that doesn’t mean that you have to completely […]

5 Tips for Beach Trips with Your Baby

5 Tips for Beach Trips with Your Baby

There’s nothing quite as fun as a family beach outing. The sand makes for the perfect playground—wide open space for kids to run and plenty of sticks, rocks and shells to capture their imagination. And with the water nearby, kids are easily able to cool down from their play. But when there’s a new baby […]

Franklin Park and Stone Zoos’ Halloween Events

Franklin Park and Stone Zoos’ Halloween Events

Boo at the Zoo Stone Zoo October 23 – 24 (11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) Don’t miss Boo at the Zoo! The haunted happenings include creature encounters, creepy crafts, ghoulish games, a trick-or-treat trail and the Haunted Maze! Radio Disney will entertain with music, games and contests at the main stage. Stone Zoo is pleased to […]