My kids have more energy than I can ever remember having. While all this get-up-and-go is awesome it can be helpful to harness some of that energy and ground the kids while tuning into their inner calm.
When you’re tired of the bitter cold and the monochromatic white color scheme that reaches as far as the eye can see and you find yourself in need of break, but can’t spare the time and/or money to get away from MN, you can opt for a “staycation.”
The gift of music is one of the best gifts you can ever give your child. Music soothes, exhilarates, inspires, teaches, sustains and more. The gift of music lasts a lifetime.
By Anna Berend Once you become a parent, Valentine’s Day takes on another meaning. It isn’t just a time for romantic love, but also a time to celebrate the love between a parent and a […]
Baby, it’s cold outside. There are plenty of fun things to do in the snow, but when the temperatures drop low, it’s a good idea to find a few indoor activities that don’t require head-to-toe winter gear for kids and their parents to enjoy.
The ball might drop a little earlier at these celebrations, but who’s counting? Well, that is to say, other than the kids counting down to “midnight” at these pint-sized parties that end well before midnight.
We all know the holiday season is about giving. Of course, you might have a hard time convincing a kid of this, but after your child has completed his or her own list of holiday desires have them make a shopping list for all the special people in their lives.
I realize many people have already taken care of their requisite holiday photo by this point in the year, but if you are like me you’re just now realizing that the holiday season is upon us and you’re scrambling to get a perfect portrait of your brood.
One Minneapolis organization provides free meals to families in need — and a chance to start over.
The families of two Americans imprisoned in Iran say the news that the men have been sentenced to eight-year terms has hit them hard.
The Fisher House in Minneapolis is called “a home, away from home” for families of wounded military members and veterans.
Many observe Memorial Day by honoring loved ones whose lives were lost at war, but some Minnesota families are honoring soldiers they never knew.
Osama Bin Laden’s death is not only justice for the victims of the 9/11 attacks, but for military families across the United States. So far, 19 Minnesota military members have died while serving in Afghanistan.
Everyone loves a good deal, and you can’t beat a free activity. There are a number of fantastically fun activities that are always free or free on certain days of the month in the Twin Cities.
When a family with young diners is considering going out for a meal, a wise choice is breakfast or brunch.