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Tips, Tricks, Activities & More to Make Your Life as a Parent Easy & Fun!

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Being a parent is hard. We're here to make that easier. Enjoy helpful parenting inspiration, must-have kiddo hacks, how-to activities you can enjoy together, and more! 

Free 15+ Free Activity Sheets for Kids

Free Activity Sheet Downloads

Whether your little learner is interested in Science, Creative Arts, or Reading, you'll find more than 15 free printable activity sheets that will keep your little learner engaged - and give you a few minutes of me time! 

CHECK OUT THE DOWNLOADABLE ACTIVITY SHEET ARCHIVE

Simple & Fun New Year's Resolutions for Families

Simple New Years Resolutions

If you’re thinking of starting the year by making a resolution or two, you might be interested in getting your kids and family in on the fun as well. Check out our blog for a few ideas we’ve thought up for playful and family-friendly resolutions!

Simple & Fun New Year's Resolutions for Kids & Families

3 Ways to Nurture Social-Emotional Skills in Kids

Social Emotional Skills in Kids

Social-Emotional skills are essential for connecting with others! But, in our currently-socially-distant-world, it can be more challenging to expose your little one to kiddos their own age, other adults, distant family members, and so on. How can you help nurture your kiddos social-emotional skills in today’s world? Check out our blog for simple ideas you can incorporate into your day-to-day life right at home. 

3 Ways to Nurture Social-Emotional Skills in Kids

Mindfulness and Meditation Practices For Families & Children

Mindfulness & Meditation Practices

Life is a little (okay, a lot!) crazy these days, and everyone could use a break.  Activities like these are there to help ground and calm you so you can work through whatever life throws at you. Follow along with these activities and use our downloadable meditation script for a little but healthy mental break. 

MINDFULLNESS & MEDITATION PRACTICES FOR FAMILIES & CHILDREN

4 Tips to Help Parents Survive Virtual Learning

Tips to Help Parents Survive Virtual Learning

Schools and teachers are all doing the very best they can manage virtual learning – but there’s no getting around that moms, dads and caregivers have their hands full trying to make online learning happen – and work. We’re here to help – and together with our partners at Pearson Online Academy, we’ve put together some tips to help you prepare, manage, and survive virtual learning this school year.

4 Tips to Help Parents Survive Virtual Learning

Face Mask Wearing Tips & Tricks for Kids

Face Mask Wearing Tips & Tricks

Check out our blog for helpful tips and tricks that will help your kiddo feel more comfortable with this new daily necessity. 

Face Mask Wearing Tips & Tricks for Kids

Activities to Help Children Learn About the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Celebrations

Not sure about how you can educate your little learner about the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.? Check out the easy and fun activities via our blog that will help your kiddo understand the importance of paying tribute to Dr. King each January!

Activities to Help Children Learn About the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Celebrating Black History Month With Your Child

Black History Month 2021

With Valentines Day cookie-baking, card-making, and fun on the way, take time this February to educate your little learner on the richness of African American culture and the obstacles many have faced and overcome.

How can you teach your child about the important contributions African Americans have made – and continue to make – to our society? Take a peek at our few tips and tricks via our blog!

Celebrating Black History Month With Your Child

Early Literacy Play Tips for Parents

Take a peek at our helpful blogs to see how you can enhance your little learner's early literacy skills right at home! 

Early Literacy Play Tips for Parents

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