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5 Internet Safety Tips for Kids from Common Sense Media

5 Internet Safety Tips for Kids Sharing photos, posting comments, playing video games — these are just a few of the ways that kids interact online. But when sharing goes beyond friends and family, it can be risky. Read about privacy and Internet safety and watch this video to learn five Internet safety rules for kids. https://www.commonsensemedia.org/videos/5-internet-safety-tips-for-kids#

20 After-School Activities That Are Actually Fun from BuzzFeed

Posted by: Chanel Parks Because your kids are always in the pursuit of happiness. And hey, they might learn from these too (but don’t tell them that)! First, you should probably invest your time on an “Activity Board.” thestoriesofa2z.com Now on to the things you should pin on it… 1. Snack Art meetthedubiens.com Have snack and play at the [...]read more20 After-School Activities That Are Actually Fun from BuzzFeed

10 After-School Activities and Games for Kids from Care.com Community

Posted by Marcia Hudgel  Marcia is a writer living in Cleveland, Ohio.   School’s out for the day. But what should you do with the kids? Time to come up with some fun, creative ways to keep the kids entertained until dinnertime. Of course, homework is waiting, but is it better to have kids start on [...]read more10 After-School Activities and Games for Kids from Care.com Community

101 After-School Activities for Kids from Care.com Community

Posted by Kayla Mossien  Kayla is a writer for prominent blogs and websites and is the former editor-in-chief of PARENTGUIDE News. It’s no secret that after-school activities do wonders for a child’s development. They are linked to improving social skills, grades, overall coordination, sense-of-self and relationships with adults other than mom and dad. After-school programs and [...]read more101 After-School Activities for Kids from Care.com Community

A Little More Holiday… A Little Less Stress

“We need a little holiday ― not a whole lot of stress” By Tonya Sacowicz The holidays are upon us, and we all have Norman Rockwell-ish dreams of what the holidays should look like. But let’s be real. The holidays often end up being stressful and challenging instead of bringing the joy we dream of. [...]read moreA Little More Holiday… A Little Less Stress

10 Thanksgiving Hacks to Save Time!

1. Use a Slow Cooker You can use your slow cooker for your mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, or even your turkey. This allows you to prep these items ahead of time and frees up your oven or stovetop for preparing other dishes. 2. Make Your Thanksgiving Dinner a Potluck Take some of the pressure off yourself [...]read more10 Thanksgiving Hacks to Save Time!

Potty Training

Potty training. Two words parents often dread. Adults don’t think much about using the bathroom — until they are their parents of a young child. Then, their days are consumed by diaper bags, diaper pails, potty seats, travel potties, training pants, overnight diapers and more. The average parent changes at least 2,000 diapers a year. [...]read morePotty Training