Kids’ Stuff

10 Things to Know About the Flu Virus
10 Things to Know About the Flu Virus

Want to know how to avoid the flu? Here's what the virus would tell you if it could: whom it loves… >>

Gamers Give Back: 3 Charities That Help Kids
Gamers Give Back: 3 Charities That Help Kids

Looking for an inspired way to do good? Try one of these video game-centric charities. >>

Crafty: Christmas Tree Out of Reader's Digest Magazines (PHOTOS)
Crafty: Christmas Tree Out of Reader’s Digest Magazines (PHOTOS)

Reader's Digest is the perfect size to make this simple, fun, magazine Christmas craft. Fold away! >>

The Fit, Fun School I Wish My Kids Could Go To
The Fit, Fun School I Wish My Kids Could Go To

It’s easy to sound the alarm on childhood obesity—and share the shocking stats (rates have… >>

Saving the Sounds of the Past
Saving the Sounds of the Past

As a kid, I spent a lot of time with a Speak & Spell in my lap (though you might not know it… >>

Must-See: Little Boy's Toy Train in Space
Must-See: Little Boy’s Toy Train in Space

My two sons, in their 20s now, loved toy trains when they were young. So this Smithsonian video of… >>

Love & Apps: Meet the Married Couple Who Created the Wildly Popular 'Temple Run'
Love & Apps: Meet the Married Couple Who Created the Wildly Popular ‘Temple Run’

If you own a device with a touch screen—or know someone who does—there's a very good chance… >>

Long Lost Disney Tunes Surface at Last
Long Lost Disney Tunes Surface at Last

Disney movies are hard to outgrow. Whether you watched them over and over again with your kids… >>

Kids Reveal Their Pick for President
Kids Reveal Their Pick for President

The kids have spoken! According to more than 500,000 ballots submitted by underage wannabe voters… >>

Atari Turns 40, Celebrates with New Centipede
Atari Turns 40, Celebrates with New Centipede

Forty years ago today, Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney founded Atari, and the gaming giant is… >>

A World of Cute: Baby Pandas, Happy Elephants and More
A World of Cute: Baby Pandas, Happy Elephants and More

We're been big on baby pandas in our house ever since Tai Shan made his debut at the National Zoo… >>

Surprising Christmas Trivia You Never Knew
Surprising Christmas Trivia You Never Knew

Ever heard of a Christmas carp? Wonder why stockings are hung by the chimney with care? And ponder… >>

20 Creative Homemade Halloween Costumes
20 Creative Homemade Halloween Costumes

"What are you going to be for Halloween?" It’s the question that animates kids’ conversations… >>

7 Fun Healthy Food Ideas for Kids
7 Fun Healthy Food Ideas for Kids

Got a picky eater? (Who doesn’t?) End mealtime battles with these creative ways to make healthy… >>

15 Healthy Snacks for Kids (or Adults!)
15 Healthy Snacks for Kids (or Adults!)

Make each bite count: These snacks taste just like your favorite foods but with more healthy… >>

10 Poison Ivy Home Remedies
10 Poison Ivy Home Remedies

Like cough home remedies and home remedies for headaches, these natural poison ivy home remedies… >>

Best Halloween Movies for Kids
Best Halloween Movies for Kids

Less frightening, more fun: Our round-up of the best Halloween movies for kids, ranked from least… >>

11 Outrageous Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches
11 Outrageous Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches

These recipes and tips from Tessa Arias's book Cookies & Cream make for a more special dessert than… >>

21 New Games and Fun Apps to Brighten Your Day
21 New Games and Fun Apps to Brighten Your Day

There's something for everyone in our top picks of websites and apps that are sure to make you… >>

16 Ice Pops With Unbelievable Flavor
16 Ice Pops With Unbelievable Flavor

Next time you're in the mood for a frozen treat, make a batch of these outrageous ice pops: some… >>