Learn to transform a regular sugar cookie recipe into cookies that look like pinecones by adding cocoa powder and slivered almonds.
Halloween decorations come indoors with this handmade spooky Halloween Village for your mantle. We show you how to make your own.
A fruit tart is surprisingly easy to make and impressive. We think fresh figs- in season from June thru Oct- and a matcha crust make the best combo.
Something sitting in your produce drawer that you need to use up ASAP? There’s a Trash Muffin for that! Let’s whip up delicious muffins for the whole family.
Show the graduate how much you care by gifting them with this fab flower bouquet with congratulatory notes and if you’ve got it, some rolled-up cash, too! We show you how to make your own. Easy peasy.
We teach you to make homemade soap bars from scratch. It’s much easier than you think and a great handmade gift to give to your loved ones.
Turn crescent roll dough into a fun bread bouquet to gift or enjoy with your loved ones. We teach you and your kids how to with a few easy steps.
A parent is struggling with a potty training problem. They’re in a power struggle over their toddler’s dependence on holding onto a diaper while using the toilet.
Making these Doodle Art Postcards is incredibly soothing. It doesn’t take a lot of skill but it looks like it does and that is the trick!
Help! My toddler is very quiet and not even babbling. I am concerned that they should be evaluated sooner. Do you have advice?
Leave surprise Valentine messages for your friends and neighbors throughout your community with these handpainted rocks. We share our tricks for making these rocks weatherproof and adorable.
After months of sheltering in place, my family of four recently found a change of scenery at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort in San Antonio, Texas. We spent some days working, attending remote school, and having fun (safely), too.
There’s nothing like learning about history than being right in the middle of it. Inauguration Day is Monday, January 21. For kids, turn watching the Inauguration festivities into a fun game.
Excited for Inauguration Day? Us, too. We made some free cupcake toppers for you to print out. Just add to your treats and happy safe viewing.
Most parents are unaware or confused about the vaccines available for meningitis. Here is more information about the important and potentially life-saving Meningitis B vaccination.
Got young LEGO players and lovers at home? Us too. Here’s how we try to manage the chaos and avoid stepping on LEGO pieces in the middle of the night.
Upcycle used pint-sized dairy cartons into mini birdhouse ornaments for your Christmas tree. We show you how to do it yourself.
How to upcycle the excess citrus growing in our backyard into beautiful holiday suncatchers.
Keeping the kids busy during holiday break? A calendar at a glance for this upcoming new year is productive and fun! Just use our free printable and tutorial.
Here we are turning the page on another year. How about we turn the page on a printable flip calendar your kids can make with their own hands? It’s little mini calendar with cute drawings drawn by them.
A frustrated mom needs advice on helping with her now whiny, screechy, grabby, and TOTALLY NORMALLY BEHAVING one-year-old. We have recommendations.
Continuing our series of Things Children Must Do in their cities, we tackle Chicago today. Note to self: must go to there soon!
Learn how to make this decorative Thanksgiving Gratitude Chart with the kids using clothespins and cardboard. Easy peasy.
Nothing warms up the family on a cold day like a hearty chili, but why stick to the standard? These three recipes are all very different and super delicious.
Teach your kids to make these fun feather-shaped striped cookies for Thanksgiving or any day.
Learn to make these delicious chocolate cookies, with a gooey blackberry center, for Halloween or any time of the year.
This “Boo” face mask is great to wear on Halloween just like the CDC recommends for Halloween activities and trick or treating this year.
We’re incorporating this Jack O’ Lantern face mask into our Halloween costume just like the CDC recommends for Halloween activities this year.
We’re incorporating this Cat Face Mask into our Halloween costume just like the CDC recommends for Halloween this year. Learn how to make this costume for the kids.
We’re incorporating this Halloween skeleton costume into a cloth face mask just like the CDC recommends for trick-or-treating this year. Stay extra safe and follow guidelines.
Learn to upcycle your milk cartons into fun Haunted Houses for your Halloween decorations.
Who says haunted houses aren’t for little kids? Let them create their own and they’ll be screaming for more!
We teach you how to make your own spooky shadow puppets for Halloween with the kids. Use our printables as template and all you need are a few supplies and a flashlight.
If your kids are at home with distance learning, add some extra to the day with these paper flowers pencil toppers. We teach you how to make them.
Bucket hats are very popular right now. Spend time outdoors in the fresh air and help your kids decorate theirs with some fabric paint.
Hi. I’m writing in regards to this article. My granddaughter learned to scream at the top of her lungs when she was 3 months old and it hasn’t stopped since then. the parents and I have been living together since she was 2 months old….
The U.S. Postal Service needs funding and support. Here’s a free postcard you can send to show friends you miss some love. By buying stamps you’re supporting the USPS.
Here’s a fun way to commemorate the first day of school with photos and a mini interview. Use our free printable to capture this special day forever.
A mom needs advice on how to feed her one-year-old who refuses to try pureed, juiced, raw, or steamed pieces of fruits and veggies. We have advice on resetting the solid food-experience.
Making your own fruity popsicles is super easy. We teach you how you and your little kids can make them at home for the whole family.
Help! I am clueless about potty training my 2-year-old son. Should he sit or stand at the toilet? How do I keep urine from spraying everywhere?
How can college students make sure they get their ballot and their vote counted? What college kids (and their parents) need to know about voting in 2020.
Learn to make beach-inspired cupcakes using crushed graham crackers over butterceam. Then, add our free beach-themed illustrations as cupcake toppers.
A mom is looking for help for her child to fall asleep on her own at night. We have some advice for this once great sleeper.
Help! My toddler is highly distracted at dinnertime and will only eat for 10 minutes unless I can entertain them. I think that’s a bad habit to establish. Suggestions?
Upcycle the “tin cans” you use to make your homemade chili into a handmade wind chime. Chile recipe and wind chime craft directions included!
Help! My toddler is ready to potty train but thinks it’s hysterical to pee in her pants. What do we do?
Looking for a family vacation this summer? This resort in the Colorado Rockies is driving distance from many cities and is set up for social distancing.