8 Device-Free Activities to Encourage Creativity and Free-Play in Children

The current recommendation is that children have 2 hours or less of screen time a day, children under the age of two should have none,  here are eight easy ideas to get kids away from the screen and moving around. Continue reading


How to Dig an Awesome Snow Cave/Tunnel

Rene wanted to make a snow tunnel. No problem. Continue reading

Favorite Late-Summer Creatures: Sticks that walk, mantises, and tiny wolves

Summer is blending into autumn and now is one of the best times for finding all sorts of bugs if you just keep your observation glasses on. Here are some of the most interesting creatures we have seen of late. Continue reading

12 Kinds of People Every Child Needs to Have in Their Life

It really does take a village to raise a child and it doesn’t matter whether the family is intact or not, parents cannot give their children all they need because it’s just not possible to be everything at once. The … Continue reading