Don't take grandparents for granted. They are a treasure whose time with us is far too short. If you have them nearby, you are lucky - celebrate it.
I'm a soccer mom. The boys are registered in indoor soccer for the rest of the season and they absolutely love it. Finally my boys are interested in team sports.
One of the best apps to help your kids with literacy is Starfall Learn To Read. It feels like you're inside Sesame Street playing word games and learning letters. It is, easily, the best 'learn to read' app I have tried with our boys.
In a digital world, is it necessary for kids to learn how to print? I mean, really, we're teaching kids to code before they can write. Still, it was a proud day when Charlie first wrote his name.
Charlie and I went to the arcade on Saturday afternoon. Armed with a pocket full of quarters, we played video games and pinball, had hot dogs, smiled, and laughed.
Family Literacy Day is a great time to celebrate a love of books. If your child is struggling with reading and spelling, check out these ideas to help.
We Both Read is a series of books where parents and children can read together. It's a great entry for first time readers to ease in to doing it on their own.
Cassie Campbell-Pascall is a gold medal Olympian and a mom. She, better than many, knows the pressures of sports and reminds us sports is supposed to be fun
Finding apps for kids is not an easy task. Some are great, some are okay, most are forgotten. Tiny Thief is a great game that everyone will enjoy playing.
A day out at the movies would feel much better if it wasn't so often disappointing. At more than $70 for a family of 4 to take in a flick, it had better be good. Unfortunately, the Nut Job falls flat.