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Tips for Protecting Your Kids’ Skin This Spring

April 22, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care

Rain showers, blooming flowers, end-of-school-year fun: these are some of the things that might come to mind when you think of spring. But did you know that sun protection should be in that list as well? It’s easy to think that kids (and adults, for that matter) only need to practice sun protection in the…

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Recipe: Easter Bunny Cake

April 15, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Recipes

Regardless of how your family chooses to celebrate Easter, there’s one thing we can all agree on: cake! That’s why we love this adorable, kid-friendly Easter bunny cake recipe. Your kids will love seeing this tasty bunny come to life, and spending family time together in the kitchen is the icing on the cake. Photo…

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Spring Activities for Kids in Austin

April 8, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Family Destinations

As temperatures warm up this spring, we know families will be itching to make the most of their weekends. That’s why we put together a list of some of our favorite family-friendly outdoor activities in Austin. Play Tourist Even the most seasoned Austinites might benefit from playing tourist for a day. Immerse yourself in Austin…

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Spring Activities for Kids in San Antonio

April 1, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Family Destinations

Spring is in full bloom, and here in Texas, we only have a small window before the comfortable spring temps are replaced with the heat of summer. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite family-friendly activities in San Antonio for you to take advantage of this spring. Visit a Nature Preserve Spend a family day…

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Spring Crafts for Toddlers

March 11, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care

Despite the cool temperatures, spring is in the air! Spring brings budding flowers, green grass, warmer weather, and the opportunity for new activities with your toddlers. These five spring craft ideas for toddlers are simple projects that you can complete with objects you already have around the house.   Shower Loofah Chick Craft Before you…

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Crockpot Ritz Chicken

March 4, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care

Is your busy family tired of relying on the closest fast-food restaurant for dinner? Make the most of an at-home meal this week by trying this delicious, kid-friendly crockpot recipe from Six Sisters! This Slow Cooker Ritz Chicken is perfect for kids of all ages, and is great for families on a tight budget. We…

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Staying Healthy Through the Cold Winter Months

January 28, 2019  |  Categories: Parent Resources

  The dreaded sick season is upon us, and with it comes the five words that make every parent shudder: “Mommy, I don’t feel well.” That little sentence is often followed by a hand to the forehead, analysis of symptoms, and the decision of how serious the sickness might be. It’s a tale as old…

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Is Your Child Ready for Preschool?

January 21, 2019  |  Categories: Child Development, Preschool Preparedness

Now is the time when most schools start offering open houses and launch enrollment for preschool programs. You’ve visited multiple preschools, met with program coordinators, and finally found the right fit for your family. Now that you’ve chosen a program, how do you prepare your child to start preschool this fall? Communicate Early Preschool is…

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Fall Crafts for Toddlers

October 8, 2018  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities, Parent Resources
Fall Crafts for Toddlers

With a new season finally here, we wanted to share some autumn-themed crafts that your toddler will love. These festive activities bring fun twists to everyday crafts, and will allow your toddler to embrace fall. Toddler Crafts Fall Leaf Potato Stamp Grab some paint, brushes, and a potato for this simple craft! Help your toddler…

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Fall Activities for Kids in Austin

September 24, 2018  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities

It’s finally fall in Texas’ capital, and we’ve put together a list of some local family activities and events for you and your little ones to enjoy as the weather cools. From family trips to the theatre to festivals, there’s something for every Austin family to enjoy! Fall Activities in Austin Tortoise and Hare Play…

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