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  • Backyard games
    Outdoor Games
    Fun Backyard Games for the Summer
    Looking for some great backyard party games for the summer? Here are our favorites! Get the full details on these games (and where to by them) from our slideshow! ...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    4 Ways to Make Your Child's December Birthday Feel Special
    Merry ChristmaHannaKwanzYear! Most people are caught up in the excitement the holiday season, but for your winter-born child, it's also a time to celebrate a birthday. December birthdays (along with those in November and January!) often get downp...
    Angela Tague
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    Best Birthday Gifts
    Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Tweens (Ages 11-13)
    Wondering what to get your preteen for an upcoming birthday? Try these bithday gift ideas to make this a birthday to remember for any young teenager. ...
  • New Year's Day Printables
    Time Capsule for Kids
    Try this fun activity with kids every year on their birthday, New Year's Eve, or anytime you want to capture memories! Print out this "questionnaire" for your child to fill in. Then find an empty jar or shoebox to use as your "time capsule,"...
  • Parties Printables
    Birthday Party Planning Checklist
    Planning a birthday party for your child can turn an exciting occasion into a whole lot of stress! Stay on track and plan a stress-free, memorable celebration with this birthday party planning timeline and checklist. ...
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    Tabletop Games
    Top 10 Classic Tabletop and Basement Games for Kids
    Ahh, remember the good old days of playing pool, foosball, and other awesome games in your childhood friend's basement? Visit memory lane and cure your child's cabin fever — and video game addiction — with these 10 classic tabletop and baseme...
    Erin Dower
  • Barbie House
    Best Birthday Gifts
    Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Young Kids (Ages 6-10)
    Searching for cool birthday gifts for kids? These gift ideas are sure to please. You'll find toys for the budding writer, scientist, artist, or musician. Grab 'em fast! ...
  • kids celebrating at a birthday party
    Birthday Party Themes
    Let's Party! 10 Awesome Birthday Party Theme Ideas
    It's party time! If you are looking for a special way to celebrate your little one's big day, you've come to the right place. Do something a little different with one of these creative theme ideas, and find some great tips from other parents to h...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • LEGO iPhone case
    Gifts
    iPod- and iPhone-Related Gifts for Kids
    Looking for a gift for your iPod or iPhone obsessed child? Find the perfect iPhone/iPod case and accessories for kids of all ages, whether you're looking for holiday gifts and stocking stuffers or a graduation or birthday gift for your hard-to-pl...
    Erin Dower
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    College Life
    Top 10 Care Package Items for College Students
    Show your college student that you love and miss her by mailing a care package full of dorm room essentials and comforting treats. Whether it's her birthday, Valentine's Day, finals time, or just because, learn what to send to brighten her day. ...
    Erin Dower
  • Technology and Learning
    Best Tablets for Kids
    Looking for the perfect tablet for your technology-loving child? These nifty devices have tons of educational activities, games, books, and more to keep your curious little one busy for hours. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • little girl enjoying birthday gifts and goodie bag
    Party Favors
    Party Favors for Kids
    How many times has your child come home from a birthday party with a goodie bag full of dollar store trinkets that get forgotten about almost immediately? The next time you're planning a birthday, forgo the penny candy and cheap toys and send you...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Top Birthday Gifts for Toddlers and Preschoolers
    Best Birthday Gifts
    Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Toddlers and Preschoolers
    Finding just the right birthday gifts for children can be tough. Our list of great birthday gift ideas for toddlers and preschoolers can help. You'll find gift ideas ranging from educational gifts to pretend play toys, to activity and artistic to...
  • Word Searches Printables
    Word Search: Happy Birthday!
    Look across and down to find the birthday words in this word search. ...
  • Sleepover,SlumberParty,Campout,Kid
    Slumber Parties
    Top 10 Sleepover Party Themes
    Slumber parties can be a blast for children of all ages. The next time your child is begging to have a sleepover, make it extra special with one of these fun sleepover themes. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Vtech Green Kidizoon Watch
    Electronic Gadgets
    Coolest Electronic Gadgets for Kids
    Looking for some of the latest and greatest electronic gadgets on kids' wish lists? Take a look at these electronic toys and gifts that are sure to delight your tech-loving kid. ...
  • School and Learning
    Graduation Gifts
    Gift Ideas for Special People and Special Occasions
    Gift Ideas for Special People and Special Occasions Here are a few ideas for suitable gifts for special people and special occasions. Babies Many adults save and treasure gifts they received when they were babies. When giving a baby gift, there...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Birthdays
    Birthday Parties
    Birthday Parties Perhaps the most frequently given type of occasion party, birthday parties usually follow a familiar pattern: Gather, eat, open presents, have cake, leave. Although this pattern is unlikely to change (why fix what isn't broken?),...