Summer is here and that means it's time to relish in all the fun it brings. From trips to the beach or playing in your very own backyard, summertime means fun time. Of course, it also means the sun will be shining, bringing hotter temperatures to your area. What better way to cool off than with a homemade popsicle? We love making our own popsicles not only is it a fun family activity, but because it ensures that we know exactly what's in them. From healthy fruit and even a sneaky vegetable or two, homemade popsicles are a great healthy snack for kids, and they're delicious, too. These seven popsicle molds come in great shapes and colors, your kids will love pulling them out of the freezer on a hot summer day! The best part is that these molds can be used for many summers to come.
If it's time to purchase your child a phone, you need to know your options. Whether you're getting a beginner phone for your elementary-aged kid or upgrading to a more high-tech phone for your teen or tween, here are the best options.
You might be planning some fun family vacations or even day trips to the beach this summer, but nothing beats playing in your very own backyard. And while we're not knocking a good old hose for some water fun (hey, that's how we grew up!), we know kids these days expect a bit more. Slip N' Slides are a great way to get your kids playing outside and staying active. And these slides totally beat a trip to the water park—no long lines or entrance fees! So slather on the sunscreen and get to slippin' and slidin' with these eight great backyard Slip 'N Slides and parents, don't forget to partake in the fun!
Picking out clothes your tween or teen boy will love can feel like a daunting task, but we're here to make it easy!
While there's a camera built into almost every cell phone available today, nothing beats a quality picture shot the old-fashioned way with a cool, kid-friendly camera. Looking through the lens of your child's bird's eye view of the world is a wonderful way to capture this summer's most memorable moments while strengthening your kid's creativity. Mom and dad can savor all of those sentimental photographs thanks to this super selection of picture-perfect cameras. Be sure to snap up the best model for your kiddo's next photoshoot!
Graduation season is upon us and children, teens and young adults everywhere are getting ready to take that next—and very big step—in their lives. Whether your kids are getting ready to go to school for the first time or saying goodbye to school for the very last, this time of year is full of emotions, especially for parents. As we aim to arm our kids with all the knowledge and inspire them as much as we can, we also know that sometimes the best encouragement can come from none other than a wonderful book. Books about graduation are not only written to rouse good feelings and spark creativity, but also are meant to calm those jitters about the impending future. Whether your little one is embarking on the their first days of kindergarten or your 20-something is jetting off into the adult world all on their own, these 12 books aim to excite, energize and shed a light on what lies ahead. Congrats grads!
Whether your kid is trying to master the art of comedy or just needs a break from the electronics, a joke book can be a great way to get them reading. Reading jokes books can help your kids build vocabulary, improve social skills and develop problem-solving skills by figuring out silly riddles. Check out these cool, clean and kid-approved joke books from retailers like Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Walmart.
One scroll through your Instagram feed, and you will be sure to see a baby (or two) next to a chalkboard or letterboard sign that rattles off his or her milestones. Parents everywhere are proudly displaying their baby's height, weight, likes and dislikes each month, and while the trend is everywhere, we don't see it going away anytime soon. Plus, with stars like Chrissy Teigen and John Legend hilariously trolling themselves with a stat sign, they have become more popular than ever. Here we've rounded up the best stat signs to document your growing baby.
Forget trying keeping those emotional Real Housewives calm and collected, Bravo TV host and new dad Andy Cohen has learned a thing or two about how to soothe his four-month-old baby boy, Benjamin thanks to a few fabulous finds he discovered soon after his short stint on the job. "As a first-time dad, I was a little overwhelmed with what products my son and I would need. I'm still figuring out this maze of parenthood, but I wanted to share my list of essentials (for baby and me!)."
As the proud pop and scores of dads get set to celebrate their first Father's Day, Cohen has teamed with Amazon to compile a list of his must-haves to make life easier for fellow parents. Put that Prime account to good use and be sure to stock up your nursery and have Cohen's favorite baby items delivered to your door before they're all gone!
Here's a little food for thought...making homemade meals for your babe doesn't have to be a big challenge. In fact, thanks to the advanced features of baby food makers on the market these days, whipping up healthy meals, snacks and smoothies is a piece of cake for parents. With so many models to choose from, we've helped narrow it down to top-rated, dishwasher-safe designs that blend, chop, steam, mash and even warm bottles. Using a baby food maker is the perfect way to produce healthy, wholesome meals to satisfy even the pickiest palettes while transforming mom and dad into master chefs who can feel confident knowing all of the ingredients and healthy nutrients that are still in the foods that baby is consuming. Check out our roundup of fab food processors and accessories guaranteed to make your kid go bananas for breakfast, lunch and dinner!
Et si Wonderland, le pays des merveilles, existait…Dans la réalité, Alice est une icône sex & drugs & rock n’roll, que ses excès o...nt menée où elle se trouve aujourd’hui, entre la vie et la mort, entre rêve et réalité... Au pays des merveilles, la... read more
Liz works for Cam, an entrepreneur who owns businesses all over Australia. Usually Liz is cool and composed on the job, but this t...ime she's in trouble. The woman who was supposed to escort Cam to a party that night cancelled at the last minute! Cam... read more
The prequel to the number one bestselling Attack on Titan and winner of the Diamond Gem Award for best manga continues! KEEP YOUR ...FRIENDS CLOSE As the days dwindle before the Survey Corps' last chance at an expedition, the need to train with their new... read more
Step into the Bestiary for all-new tales of the LeMarchand Device and its guardians! This first issue contains the start of a six-...part serial written by Mark Miller (CLIVE BARKER'S NEXT TESTAMENT) and Ben Meares (HELLRAISER ANNUAL 2013), and drawn by... read more
"I laughed so hard at HEY MISTER! that about two drops of pee came out." -- Matt Fraction, author of Invincible Iron Man, Hawkeye,... and Casanova Behold the triumphant return of what Details Magazine called "America's funniest comic book"! This Eisner-nominated series series is not only "laugh-out-loud, tears-rolling-down-your-face funny" (Karon Flage, Sequential Tart), it's the first project Chris Staros and Brett Warnock published together as Top Shelf Productions! read more
Il existe, par-delà les océans, un pays merveilleux. C'est le paradis de la libre entreprise et le territoire le plus armé du mond...e. Elu démocratiquement par les P-DG des compagnies pétrolières, un homme personnifie cette terre d'opportunités : c'est le Président... La Maison-Blanche est le bâtiment le mieux protégé de la planète. Son dispositif de sécurité est infranchissable. Au centre de ce dispositif, se trouve le Bureau ovale. C'est là que se réunissent les membres du gouvernement le plus influent de l'univers connu. C'est là que reçoit l'homme le plus puissant du monde : Mister President... Fraîchement élu, un nouveau maître des lieux vient d'entrer en fonction. Dans un souci de cohérence, il été choisi cupide, veule, va-t-en-guerre et complètement débile. Fictives ou réelles, les figures les plus marquantes de l'Histoire nationale vont régulièrement être mises à contribution pour traquer les ennemis et redorer le blason de la nation : Superman, l'ex-patron du FBI, J. Edgar Hoover, Marilyn Monroe... Faisant office de secrétaire, une certaine Monica sera par ailleurs à l'origine d'un épouvantable scandale. Rien ne sera épargné à l'Administration de l'Amérique pendant ces quatre années de mandat. Rassurez-vous, c'est seulement de la BD ! Délirants fonds d'écran à télécharger ! Interview de Clarke Cet album a fait mouche et, pas seulement en France ou en Belgique, puisqu'au Portugal, la critique lui a décerné le "Prix du Meilleur Recueil de Strips" paru en 2004. read more
**The return of Mister X!** Visionary creator Dean Motter returns with a new masterpiece of retrofuturism! Radiant City is a metro...polis as mysterious as its alleged creatorMister X. What should've improved the city left it cursed. Now, Mister X must watch over the City of Dreams turned City of Nightmares, keeping vigil during a holiday season that's anything but jolly. * From visionary artist and designer Dean Motter! * The first issue of a new arc, a great jumping-on point for new readers! Motter has created his own off-beat, stylized cityscape, and even when it engages with contemporary culture it does so in its own unique way.Comic Book Resources read more
Strange and dangerous events unfold when Scott Free/Mr. Miracle undergoes the rite of ascension in “Stone Walls Do Not a Prison Ma...ke.” read more
**Dean Motter's acclaimed series!** Dean Motter and his groundbreaking creation are back in a new series perfect for first-time re...aders and longtime fans! Radiant City's government has been overtaken in a coup, and only the mysterious Mister X can stop its new masters from using authoritarian psychetecture to remake the minds of every citizen! From visionary artist and designer Dean Motter! A great jumping-on point to the classic series! Features an additional, standalone _Mister X_ tale! read more
From the team behind THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON and the Hugo Award-nominated writer of Vision comes a unique new take on one of Jack K...irby’s most beloved New Gods. Scott Free is the greatest escape artist that ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness’ gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a new life on Earth with his wife, the former female fury known as Big Barda. Using the stage alter ego of Mister Miracle, he has made a career for himself showing off his acrobatic escape techniques. He even caught the attention of the Justice League, which counted him among its ranks. You might say Scott Free has everything...so why isn’t it enough? Mister Miracle has mastered every illusion, achieved every stunt, pulled off every trick-except one. He has never escaped death. Is it even possible? Our hero is going to have to kill himself if he wants to find out. Written by Tom King (BATMAN) and illustrated by Mitch Gerads (The Punisher), this is a MISTER MIRACLE unlike any you’ve read before. read more
Across the ocean, there is a wonderful, magical land. A paradise of free markets and genetically-altered chicken! This land, still... young and full of hope (except for gays and Puerto Ricans) truly does exist. It is called the United States of America, and its ruler is Mister President. read more
The world's third smartest man uses his brains and fists against science gone mad! Michael Holt is the head of a successful high-t...ech corporation and an institute that recruits and encourages the finest minds of the next generation to excel. But as Mister Terrific he inhabits a world of amazement few others know exists, let alone can comprehend. read more
Lonald Lugosi has come to Ashton looking for a research subject to finally earn him his diploma biological sciences, specifically ...Lepidopterology - the study of Moths and butterflies. But what he finds in the dead coal town is a house full of monsters that threaten the few desperate people that still dwell there. read more
England, last century. A castle: Blacktales. Every seven years its proprietor, the frightening Monsieur Noir, comes over to sign t...he new lease with his tenant. In Blacktales, two unrelenting opposing clans fight a ferocious and cunning struggle over the possession of a pen: the lease contract can be signed only with this pen, the signature giving absolute power. Into this troubled atmosphere arrives the recently orphaned Fanny: the pen, missing for two years has been located. It is in the hands of the two creatures whose ruthless sadism terrorises all the inhabitants of the place... read more
Elite soldier Scott Free escapes Apokolips and comes to Earth, where he assumes the role of Mister Miracle. Inspired by the real-w...orld exploits of Jim Steranko, who was a magician and escape artist prior to his career in comics, Mister Miracle was created by the great Jack Kirby for his epic Fourth World saga. read more
Scott Free, Big Barda and Oberon's aspirations regarding a normal life and a normal job don't turn out the way they hoped.
The life and times of Britain's most infamous son. Occultist, genius, poet, prophet, mountaineer, drug and free-love pioneer, spy,... scholar, and all-round bad egg. Summoner of demons and loser of friends. A prophet who wanted to save mankind but ended his days known as "The Wickedest Man in the World." read more
The legendary comics creator Dean Motter returns with Mister X: Razed! In the retro-futuristic metropolis of Radiant City, its mys...terious creator, Mister X, must protect the city and its residents from themselves as the architecture of the city itself is a danger to all those within it. Jilted lovers at Christmas, the mystery of a disappearing skyscraper, a disgraced magician's heinous trap, and a zombie outbreak await you in the newest collection of the Mister X saga, collecting Mister X: Razed #1--#4 and Mister X: Frozen Assets from Dark Horse Presents #33-35! read more
The psychetecture upon which Radiant City was built is driving its residents insane, and only Mister X can help! If that wasn't en...ough, a government coup has thrust Radiant City into turmoil, initiating a countdown that could embroil everyone Mister X holds dear in a deadly new conflict! This volume collectsMister X: Eviction#1-#3,Mister X: Hard Candy, and the rarely seen short storyMister X: The Vanishing Breed. A great jumping-on point to the classic series! What is the secret behind Radiant City's pyschetecture? read more
We crack open the vaults on MISTER MIRACLE #1 to show you this issue’s original black-and-white artwork by Mitch Gerads and the sc...ript by Tom King, providing a peek into the creative process. Plus, King has written a brand-new eight-page story retelling Mister Miracle’s origin, drawn by Mike Norton (MYSTIK U) and available here for the first time! MISTER MIRACLE #1 sold out fast, so you won’t want to miss out on this special edition of one of the most talked-about debuts of the year! read more
What do you do after the most death-defying act of your escape artist career? You go to war, of course! Scott Free has skipped out... on his trip to the great beyond and taken a boom tube to New Genesis instead, where he and his wife, Big Barda, take on the invading hordes of Apokolips. Things are a little off, however, and Mister Miracle starts to doubt why he’s fighting when Orion takes over the mantle of Highfather. It’s enough to make a New God miss Granny Goodness’s orphanage! From Eisner Award-nominated writer Tom King and artist Mitch Gerads, the team that brought you THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON and the recent Swamp Thing crossover in BATMAN #23! read more
"Visionary artist and designer Dean Motter reintroduces his classic character! When Radiant City's government falls to a coup, Mis...ter X's possession of secret city plans makes him and his friends a target of the city's new masters! Backup story featuring Rosetta Stone! ""A visual treat for those that remember a time that never was."" -Ain't It Cool News" read more
After war comes peace. The bloody battles that waged across New Genesis and Apokolips have come to an end, and now Mister Miracle ...and Kalibak must sit down and discuss a truce. Can Scott Free trust the former minions of Darkseid to keep their word? Not likely, but a leader sometimes has to take a risk in service to the greater good. Perhaps the more pressing question, though, is whether Big Barda can make it through the negotiations without beating the life out of the assassin Kanto. read more
While Mr. Miracle takes his first assignment with Oberon’s Miracle Workers, Inc., protecting a battered wife from her abusive husb...and, Big Barda spends some time on Paradise Island with Wonder Woman, each learning from the other something about the way of a warrior. read more
When Mister X hit the shelves twenty-five years ago, no one had ever seen anything like it — a fusion of film noir, Art Deco, and ...German Expressionism channeled through the talents of the greatest up-and-coming artists of the day. The story of a utopian city with architecture that drove its inhabitants mad and the never-sleeping architect who quested tirelessly for a cure, Mister X captivated a generation of comics fans and creators, transforming the landscape of their chosen medium forever. Still as inspiring and compelling as the first time it saw print, the entire run of Mister X written by Dean Motter gets the deluxe treatment in this volume, every page of its groundbreaking artwork painstakingly restored. read more
An expert in the field of cryogenics, Victor Fries led a relatively normal existence. He worked diligently and married a woman nam...ed Nora who then became terminally ill. To stop her degenerative disease from taking her life, Victor put her into suspended animation. But a horrible lab accident transformed the former Dr. Fries into an ice-colored monstrosity incapable of surviving above freezing temperatures. To counteract this, Victor constructed a special, ultra-durable suit to keep his body alive. He embraced his new persona and became Mr. Freeze. Mr. Freeze is on a constant quest to bring back his beloved Nora, and he'll do whatever it takes to succeed. He wields a freeze gun and uses ice and cold to wreak havoc--mostly in Gotham and against Batman. BATMAN ARKHAM: MISTER FREEZE collects some of the villain's greatest stories by some of the industry's greatest creators, including Paul Dini (BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES), Scott Synder (BATMAN), James Tynion IV (DETECTIVE COMICS), Jason Fabok (JUSTICE LEAGUE), Charlie Adlard (WALKING DEAD), Mark Buckingham (FABLES) and many more! read more