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Rainy Day Activities for Toddlers

May 6, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities

April showers bring May flowers, but we all know those showers sometimes linger through the late spring. It can be tough to keep restless toddlers entertained indoors. That’s why we’ve rounded up four fabulous rainy day activities for your toddler that are sure to brighten the gloomiest day! Cardboard Box Play Save up those Amazon…

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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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Making the Most of Your Staycation

March 25, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities

Spring breaks are around the corner, and we want to help your family make the most of your break. If your spring break plans don’t include a vacation, consider trying out a stay-at-home vacation, or a “staycation.” A staycation is a great opportunity to act like you’re a tourist right in your own hometown. Here…

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Best Educational Apps for Preschoolers

March 18, 2019  |  Categories: Child Development, Parent Resources

Screen time is a hot topic among parents, especially after the American Academy of Pediatrics recently changed their recommendations. The current amount of recommended screen time for children between 2-5 years of age is no more than one hour per day. The AAP suggests ensuring that screen time is used on high-quality programs and games….

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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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Celebrating Doctor Seuss: Top Five Favorites

February 25, 2019  |  Categories: Parent Resources

Theodor Seuss Geisel, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss, revolutionized children’s books with his catchy rhymes and whimsical characters. Children across the nation will celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2 by participating in Read Across America Day. We wanted to honor his contributions to child development and literacy by highlighting some of our favorite books…

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