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    Activities for Kids
    10 Apple-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Cool, crisp autumn weather just screams apple season, doesn't it? Get your kids in the mood for fall with these apple-themed crafts, activities, and recipes. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • kids playing outside during the spring
    Spring Break
    9 Free Things to Do This Spring
    A family-friendly outing in your town doesn't have to cost a pretty penny. Most towns and cities offer tons of free activities— the trick is knowing where to look. Check out this list of springtime activity ideas that will get your kids out of...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Best Toys
    Top 10 New Outdoor Toys for Summer
    It's time to stock up on summer toys for your kids! Check out these fun new summer toys and games that are sure to be a hit for yard and beach playtime. Also, search our Toy Finder for new ride-on toys and bikes for all ages. ...
    Erin Dower
  • little girl playing on a snow day
    Winter Crafts and Activities
    9 Snow-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Does your child have the winter blues? Bust his cabin-fever by having a little fun with snow. Create some wintry crafts and make some goodies that incorporate that fluffy white stuff we all love this time of year. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Fall Crafts and Activities
    12 Pumpkin Activities and Crafts for Kids
    Pumpkins and gourds are perfect for fall fun and games with the kids. Find the best pumpkin activities, crafts, printables, and recipes to enjoy with your children this Halloween season. Explore everything from new jack-o'-lantern patterns to the...
    Erin Dower
  • GourdsPumpkins
    Fall Crafts and Activities
    Top 10 Fall-Inspired Crafts and Activities
    The vibrant colors and crisp air of autumn make it the perfect season for creative crafts and outdoor activities. Check out these fall-inspired activities to enjoy as a family as the weather gets cooler and the leaves change colors. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • kids on a bug hunt
    Summer Crafts and Activities
    11 Fun Summer Camp Crafts and Activities to Try at Home
    Kids don't have to go to an expensive camp to have a blast this summer! Bust summer boredom with these classic camp-inspired activities and crafts you can do at home with your kids. Find both indoor and outdoor activities for groups and individua...
    Erin Dower
  • SummerSurvivalTips,GirlSellingLemonadeatStand
    Summer Crafts and Activities
    11 Survival Tips for Summer Boredom
    All year long you look forward to summer. So why do you feel like you might lose your mind when school is out and you're at home with the kids – all day, every day? Here are some fun and affordable cures for your family's summertime, stuck-at-h...
    Erin Dower
  • ApplePrints,Fall,AutumnCraft
    Fall Crafts and Activities
    Autumn Craft Activities
    Celebrate the seasonal change to autumn by creating these fun and colorful crafts with your little one. ...
  • The Muppets 2015 TV show
    Kids and Tv
    Fall TV Lineup: Our Picks for Kids of all Ages
    Are you wondering what your children will be asking to watch on television this season? Check out our top picks for the best family-friendly shows premiering this fall (or returning after their first season last year) and enjoy some funny, educat...
    Erin Dower
  • seashellwindchime
    Summer Crafts and Activities
    The 10 Best Beach-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Sand, seashells, and stones can provide hours of family fun both on the beach and at home. Get some ideas for beach-related activities, games, and crafts to try with kids of any age. ...
    Erin Dower
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Movies
    Summer Movies Quiz
    Test your knowledge of classic summer films. ...
    Beth Rowen
  • Kids
    Heat-Related Safety
    Keeping it Cool: Preventing Heat-Related Illnesses in Kids
    Keeping it Cool: Preventing Heat-Related Illnesses in Kids With summertime right on the doorstep, most kids are looking forward to sunshine and outdoor activities. And while many parents are well-versed on the importance of sunscreen and skin pro...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • School and Learning
    Winter
    Winter Movies Quiz
    Whether the weather outside is frightful or you just find winter delightful, see how much you know about the movies in which winter plays a starring role. ...
  • NeighborhoodGames,Kickball,PlayingOutside
    Outdoor Games
    Top 10 Neighborhood Games for All Ages
    Remember when you were a child, and everyone in your neighborhood would gather for a rousing game of kickball or hide and seek? When the dog days of summer get boring, get outside and get everyone in the neighborhood involved with one of these fa...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • School and Learning
    Winter Solstice
    Winter Solstice
    December 21st -- the Winter Solstice -- is the shortest day of the year. See what you know about how different cultures celebrated this day. ...
  • School and Learning
    Summer
    Songs of Summers Past
    How well do you remember the songs of "Summertime, summertime, sum-sum-summertime?" ...
  • School and Learning
    Summer
    Dog Days of Summer Quiz
    The hottest, most humid six weeks of the year, starting in July, are called the "dog days of summer." Do you have any idea where the phrase came from? ...