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Top 6 Picks for Your Fall Bucket List

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Top 6 Picks for Your Fall Bucket List

Fall is just around the corner, and with it comes many fun activities for the family to enjoy. From the cooler temperatures and gorgeous weather, to the allure of Friday night lights, there is a wide variety of fall fun to be had by all! To help you prepare for this beautiful season, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite fall activities.

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Happy National Grilled Cheese Day!

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Happy National Grilled Cheese Day!

If you’re like us, you had no idea that “National Grilled Cheese Day” existed until now. Because everyone knows that grilled cheese sandwiches are a gift from heaven, we thought we would share with you a little history about these little golden squares of happiness.

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Georgia programs your teen will love

Friday, April 10, 2015

Georgia programs your teen will love

Encourage your teen to volunteer and be an active participant in one of the many youth programs available in Georgia. Encourage them to be the change in their community.

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Valentine's Day without the sweets

Friday, February 13, 2015

Valentine's Day without the sweets

Want to get away from the sweets this Valentine's Day? No problem! There are great ideas for Valentine's Day using every-day items. Get creative and use some of these ideas for inspiration!

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Fun facts for kids

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Fun facts for kids

Share fun facts with your kids you think they would enjoy or spend some time together reading a fact book.

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Educational holiday gift ideas

Friday, December 05, 2014

Educational holiday gift ideas

We thought we’d share some of our favorite educational holiday gift items—fun ways to show you care about a their education, too!

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How to give back this Halloween

Friday, October 10, 2014

How to give back this Halloween

Why not take the opportunity to guide good choices and teach your children how to give back this Halloween? Here are five fun-filled Halloween-themed charitable children’s activities.

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Fall family fun in Georgia

Friday, September 12, 2014

Fall family fun in Georgia

Fall is the perfect time of year for family bonding, as there are so many family-friendly activities to pick from. You’ll have trouble trying to fit them all in!

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Fun Lunch Ideas

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Fun Lunch Ideas

If you or your child can’t stomach making or eating another PB&J sandwich, don’t worry! We’re committed to parent education on guiding good choices when it comes to healthy eating.

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Fun, Educational, and (some) Free Apps for Kids

Friday, May 23, 2014

Fun, Educational, and (some) Free Apps for Kids

There’s an APP for that! You name it, there’s an app that teaches you to build, to cook, manage your money, tag music you love, share grocery lists, and, of course, entertain kids. Hundreds of apps target toddlers to teens. Not only are they fun, but many also teach kids about environments, animals, music, and communication and strategy.

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Benefits of musical children

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Benefits of musical children

The ability to play a musical instrument is a great skill to develop. Children are curious by nature and fast learners; the earlier a child picks up an instrument the easier success will be. While playing an instrument is a rewarding experience and a fun hobby, there are also plenty of other benefits for children.

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Unplug on March 7: why and how to get your family involved

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Unplug on March 7: why and how to get your family involved

Sundown March 7 to sundown March 8 marks the fifth annual National Day of Unplugging (NDU). For 24 hours, you are encouraged to turn off that phone, zap those conversation interruptions of "just one more minute…" or "hold on a sec…" because there's one more text to respond to or one more level of a game to achieve. For 24 hours, you are encouraged to connect - face to face.

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Read Across America Day: Learning to love reading

Monday, March 03, 2014

Read Across America Day: Learning to love reading

While some kids are fortunate enough to have a natural love of reading, many need to learn to love reading. Those non-readers are not going to seek out tips on learning to love reading by themselves; it is your job to help motivate your child to read and to help cultivate an appreciation for reading.

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Fun, healthy recipes to make as a family

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Fun, healthy recipes to make as a family

Life gets busy! But instead of throwing a pizza in the oven or having leftovers, again, we've found five recipes that are not only healthy but also fun for the entire family!

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What we can learn from our children

Friday, December 13, 2013

What we can learn from our children

We learn something new every day; where those lessons come from is varied. If you have kids, it probably won't surprise you that they offer us a lot of life lessons, and are actually better at a lot of things than adults. Let's take a step back and learn some lessons from our kids.

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5 fun (and free) family activities for fall

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

5 fun (and free) family activities for fall

Fall is a wonderful time of year—crisp leaves, changing colors, brisk air, football. The kids are also now back in school and probably getting the hang of new schedules and weekly routines. This fall, why not plan a few family outings that are free, fun and create bonding relationships with your kids? Here are 5 ideas to get you started:

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