Smart tips for the adventure of raising kids. From traveling with kids to tasty recipes, here’s some advice from one parent to another.
Abercrombie Kids review for back-to-school

Shop super cute and comfortable jeans and tees from Abercrombie Kids for back-to-school. These are the ones my daughter loves.

Kids craft: Let them put together fun gifts and go gobbling. This means leaving them anonymously on doorsteps.

Going “gobbling” is a popular fall trend with kids after the Halloween season of “booing” is over. Here’s how to do it and a fun basket my daughter created for her friends.

Find the best gifts for tween girls from books to crafting supplies.

Find the best holiday gifts for tweens to encourage her to dream, do, create, and live her best life from a new book series to creative crafting ideas.

A long list of funny knock knock jokes for young kids

Arm yourself with these clean and funny knock knock jokes for kids as young preschool (all ages will enjoy them). More from readers are in the comments!

Looking for a healthy Halloween snack for kids? Try these easy spider crackers.

Looking for a healthy Halloween snack for kids? Try easy spider crackers that use Ritz crackers, pretzel sticks, cream cheese or nut butter and dried fruit.

Go back-to-school shopping at Kohl's in San Diego

Go back-to-school shopping for kids’ clothes and uniforms at Kohl’s with these discounts and promo codes, including a friends and family sale.

How to make Harry Potter chocolate frogs, cards and boxes at home.

It’s easier than you think to make Harry Potter chocolate frogs in addition to the box and collectible cards. Here’s how.

A review of "Word of Mouse" - a great book for Middle Grade (8-12) readers.

A review of Word of Mouse a new book for middle grade kids full of wise words to live by.

A list of the best travel games for kids that we use and love.

These best travel games for kids will keep them entertained on road trips, planes and in hotel rooms. Adults love playing them, too.

Learn the best tips for keeping teen drivers safe on the road at the next #KidsNTrips

You’ll learn why teens think they’re tired, how often they’re drowsy when driving, and so much more.

Switch up the lunch routine by making easy kids' bento lunches and sandwiches using naan.

The best bento lunch box is easy to clean and easy to use, right? Here are some options.

It’s been a busy, short summer and I admit that we haven’t even started back-to-school shopping yet. And, my 9-year-old starts school tomorrow, fresh of the plane from Grand Cayman. But, the truth is that in casual San Diego, hitting the mall or the internet a bit late is O.K.