Teach Kids the Art of Storytelling

   Whether its real life or fantasy, myths and legends, history of the family — children love a good tale. Stories entertain, they educate, and they give us our place in the world. We often talk about the benefits of reading to children but the art of storytelling is equally important and a talent worth encouraging. Learning to […]

Fun with Color

Crayons are a great way to teach kids color but we thought it might be fun to explore other teachable moments by thinking outside the box (pun intended). Color is a big concept for children. Most toddlers are just starting to understand that different words apply to different objects, and then the idea of color comes along. […]

Community Service Ideas for kids

As Thanksgiving nears, many parents hope to stress to their children the importance of giving back and being of service to those less fortunate.   Volunteering as a family is a great way to teach children the joy of service. Children learn by example, and when they see parents or other role models make an effort […]

The Teal Pumpkin Project

  You’ve probably heard about the Teal Pumpkin Project in conjunction with Food Allergy Awareness and Education (F.A.R.E.) organization. We hope it’s not just the media play that has piqued your interest but seeing a street lined with teal pumpkins. The Teal Pumpkin Project is a movement to make Halloween and its activities accessible to everyone […]