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Generation Code: 6 Reasons to Send Your Kid to Coding Camp

I recently discovered Generation Code and it got me thinking about the 6 Reasons to Send Your Kid to Coding Camp this summer. As parents we have to start thinking of coding and computational thinking as the key skills our kids need to learn to excel in the careers of tomorrow. Coding is everywhere and our kids are asking to learn the language! Let me tell you why and how you can sign them up. It's...
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July is National Ice Cream Month – Celebrate with Sweet Sprinkles!

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice-cream! Did you know that July is National Ice-Cream Month? To celebrate we're eating loads of ice cream and getting ready for summer with some pretty sweet must-have Thirty-One products. Let me tell you all about it! Happy National Ice-Cream Month My kids love ice-cream! What kid doesn't? Right? Since it's summer I thought it'd be fun to celebra...
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Alligator Pie: Must-See Off Broadway Musical for the Family This Summer

Summer is here and we've been out exploring and enjoying all that our great city has to offer. This also includes checking out some of the great Off Broadway shows. Recently we got to see SOULPEPPER's Alligator Pie! It's a must-see Off Broadway musical for the family. Read on to learn more, plus I'll tell you how you can win tickets to take your entire family to see the show! Disclosure: Than...
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The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Summer of STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) is a great way to create interesting, engaging, and FUN learning experiences for kids this summer and avoid the summer slide! To help you plan a great summer of STEM learning I've put together the Ultimate Guide to Planning a Summer of STEM. What we learn with pleasure we never forget. - Alfred Mercier Did you know that kids can lose up to 3 month...
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Alligator Pie: A Family Friendly Theater Production Coming to NYC

Summer is finally here in NYC! To celebrate I'm partnering with SOULPEPPER on 42nd STREET to tell you all about an exciting theater festival happening in NYC this summer! Plus, I have a sweet discount code for you -- read on to learn more! If you’ll be in NYC this summer I thought you might enjoy checking out this one of a kind FUN family-friendly production! Music, invention, and deliciou...
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5 Things To Know Before Taking a Summer Road Trip With Kids

You’re ready to channel your inner Clark Griswold and hit the highway for an old-fashioned summer road trip with kids this summer. But before you peel out of your driveway blasting the song Holiday Road in anticipation of all the adventures you’ll find along the way, here are five things you should know about your upcoming family bonding time. * This is a guest post by Jenny Silverstone * &n...
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Blazing Sun: 5 Ways Your Family Can Beat the Summer Heat

While many people look forward to summer, the hot weather can be quite uncomfortable. If you’re in an area where temperatures rise drastically in the summer, it’s a challenge to find ways your family can beat the summer heat. It’s hard to enjoy leisure time when everyone is sweating and miserable. Aside from cranking up the air conditioner or spending all day in a shopping mall or movie theater, w...
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4 Outdoor Activities to Do with Your Family This Weekend

Weekends are when you can finally spend some quality time with your kids and spouse. Making it special is necessary if you want to have a great time with the family. Therefore, do not sit at home and watch a movie, and call that fun. That obviously doesn’t do any good to you and your family but makes you feel lazier. You need to plan some outdoor activities to do with your family!   Whether it in...
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Three Tips to Get Your Car Organized and Your Kids Too

The Flip-Top Organizing Bin from Thirty-One is the perfect place to store all of your kids stuff, toys, snacks, a change of clothes, and more. The top doubles as a table when on the go. Check out my other tips for getting your car and kids organized. Click now!
An organized car gets your kids organized too! I have three tips to share with you that will help you do just that -- Get your car organized and your kids too! Long car rides can be stressful, especially with kids, but they don't have to be. Three Tips to Get Your Car Organized A Place for Everything With kids, this is the most important tip of all! Equip your family car with sturdy bins, boxes...
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5 Skills for Your Child to Learn from Playing LEGO at Home

Are your kids into LEGOs? Mine surely are! We love creating and having fun with LEGOs and most of the time our LEGO builds turn into fun family productions. And truth be told, I love LEGOs too! In part because there's so much more to LEGOs than just fun and games. Today's guest post walks us through the skills for your child to learn from playing LEGO at home. *This is a guest post by Julie Nel...
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KidMoto: Families Travel Safe and Easy to NYC Airports

Family transportation to and from NYC airports just got a lot easier and much safer thanks to Kidmoto -- the new app that lets you easily book your next car seat equipped car service to and from any NYC airport. Your ride comes complete with properly installed car seats for each of your kids! Kidmoto provides the solution to a real problem that impacts traveling families and now families travel sa...
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BubbleBum: How to Keep the Kids Safe and Happy on Your Next Road Trip

Are you like me? Always looking for new products to keep the kids safe and happy on your next road trip? Are you a road trip loving family like we are? Family road tips can be fun but they aren't always easy! As much as I love a good family road trip, after a few hours in it's usually me who's ripping her hair out and whining "are we there yet?" Sometimes the shenanigans that go on in the ba...
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