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There’s SO much parenting advice out there, and it can be hard to know how to weed out the good from the bad. But we’ve done our best to give you the Reader’s Digest version of honest, heartfelt parenting tips and stories.

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15 Memorial Day Activities for the Whole Family

There are lots of great ways to celebrate Memorial Day, even now when we're still trying to keep our distance from people not in our households. These 15 Memorial Day activities provide a way to celebrate without losing the true message of the day.

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20 Father’s Day Crafts You Can Make in One Day

There are all kinds of dads. Some are crack-ups, others are bookworms, and some want nothing more than to watch...


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22 Father’s Day Activities Your Dad Will Appreciate

For every kind of dad, there's a perfect Father's Day activity to enjoy and remember forever. From golf to Go-Karts,...


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21 of the Best Scavenger Hunt Riddles for Kids

Keep your kids (or fellow grown-ups!) occupied for hours with these scavenger hunt riddles that you can place all around...


The Best Pumpkin Patch in Every State

The best part of fall? Pumpkin everything—especially the actual gourds themselves. At the best pumpkin patches around the country, you...

27 Fall Activities to Add to Your Bucket List

Enjoy every minute of the crisp autumn season with these must-do activities.


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15 Easy Halloween Crafts Your Kid Will Love to Make

Trick-or-treating is only half the fun. Pump your kids up for frightful night with these easy Halloween crafts your little...

What Kids Did a Decade Ago That They Don’t Do Anymore

The world is changing rapidly, as evidenced by these once-beloved interests of kids that have gone by the wayside within...


How to Win Monopoly, According to Experts

Pro players share their tricks of the (property) trade.


18 Fall Activities for Frugal Family Fun

Make lasting memories with all the changing season has to offer while sticking to a budget.


Your Favorite Carnival Games Are Rigged—Here’s How

Sorry, but you probably won't be bringing that giant stuffed animal home.

15 Family Bonding Activities You Can Do Instead of Black Friday Shopping

Do you really want to deal with those crowds? Didn't think so.


10 Backyard Games That Will Make Your Next BBQ Epic

All BBQs need three things to be a success: Good friends, good food, and sunshine. Throw in some fun yard...


9 Indoor Activities That Will Keep Kids Occupied for Hours

Long days, warm nights, sunshine, vacation: Summer is a wonderful time of year for enjoying the outdoors. But what if...


12 Things You Need to Let Your Kids Do On Their Own

Every parent wants to make life as easy as possible for their child. Life is hard enough when you're a...


Spend More Quality Time with Your Teen with 23 Activities They’ll Actually Love

We asked teens to spill their favorite ways to hang out with Mom and Dad—and you will be seriously surprised...

8 Fun Sensory Activities to Engage All of Your Child’s Senses

Exploring the senses is one of the best parts of being a kid, especially since sensory play is such a...


Improve Your Toddler’s Fine Motor Skills with These 7 Fun Activities

Fine motor skills are small actions that require a lot of control. But they take time to master, especially for...


8 Snowy Day Activities Your Entire Family Can Enjoy

Baby, it's cold outside. So go out and play!


15 Creative Indoor Activities for Toddlers for Cold or Rainy Days

For moms of toddlers, the cold, winter months can be cause for dread each year. It can be so hard...


The Art of Toys

Wielding only a needle and thread, seamstress Wendy Tsao makes children's drawings come alive with stunning accuracy in her toy...