Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
Skip the sweets and opt for a different kind of treat this Halloween. These 11 non-candy goodies will have all of your trick-or-treaters already excited for next year.
Pregnancy can make it difficult to find trendy and stylish swimsuits, but it's not impossible. We've rounded up some of our favorite belly-friendly suits that you'll actually want to wear.
Nutrient-rich routines for your future foodie start with wholesome baby food. From baby food makers and accessories to where to find baby food recipes, we'll help you discover the tools you need for homemade baby food.
Before starting your little one on solid foods, be sure to talk with your pediatrician about meal safety and foods to avoid.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Inspire creativity this holiday season with eight craft kits the kiddos will love. From customizable musical instruments to hands-on science experiments, we'll help you gift the perfect kid's kit.
It's no secret that teenagers are often the hardest people in the family to buy Christmas gifts for. This year, skip the impersonal gift cards, cash, and cliche socks, and check out these 17 Christmas gifts that teens will actually get excited about opening.
We all face the same post-holiday predicament. What are we going to do with those heaping piles of new stuff? The answer is in a New Year refresh we're all motivated to participate in. Enlist the kids' help in cleanup time with these savvy storage products from Houzz.
You signed your aspiring wide receiver up for football. Now what? Finding the best football cleat that's touchdown-worthy—no pressure. Don't worry, Nike has you covered when it comes to providing a reliable cleat and safety gear that you'll need to get your little athlete's football career started.
Choosing a reliable football cleat for your child can help prevent injuries and further their ability to achieve their goals at such a young age. Whether your active kiddo dreams of being the next Carson Wentz or Rob Gronkowski, start from the ground up. Be sure to choose a cleat that gives their ankles the support they need, helping them look and feel good on and off the field. Not only will you find your child in the end zone quite frequently while wearing the Nike Vapor Untouchable Pro 3 Football Cleat, but you'll also feel like a true winner knowing your player is safe and secure breaking through tackles and jumping for interceptions.
As you anxiously await the arrival of your little one, satisfy your nesting need by designing a warm and welcoming nursery for your baby to call home. Boasting with soft colors and modern designs, you're sure to have a room cozy enough for some sweet cuddle time.
THE BEADERY-Holiday Beaded Ornament Kit. These beautiful Christmas ornament kit features all the beads you need to make amazing ho...liday ornaments. Contents vary by kit. Available in a variety of designs: each sold separately. read more
This beautifully designed holiday ornament features a white angel in the shape of a bell. The German figurine will make an excelle...nt gift for your loved ones. The angel is holding a shamrock and is from Goebel's 2009 34th edition set. Details: German... read more
Solid Oak-Holiday Beaded Ornament Kit. Anyone can create Christmas! This kit contains everything you need to make beautiful holida...y ornaments. This 6x5-1/2 inch package contains materials to create three or six ornaments. Comes in a variety of designs.... read more
Festive designs, quality materials and generous embellishments continue to make Bucilla felt kits a favorite stitchery tradition. ...Makes six ornaments. This package contains stamped felts, cotton floss, color separated sequins and beads, two needles and... read more
In many cultures, the shell is universally recognized as a positive feminine symbol which represents birth, life, resurrection, lo...ve and good luck. In China, the shell is one of the Eight Good Prophetic Symbols and signifies a prosperous journey. read more
The Martini is one of the most famous and popular cocktails. Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt and James Bond were all fans of... this legendary drink. The classic Martini is made with gin and vermouth and garnished with a green olive in a martini glass. read more
Christmastime encourages us to be at Peace with one another. During world war 1, unofficial ceasefires, known as the Christmas Tru...ce exemplified Peace during the season as soldiers crossed trenches to exchange greetings and talk. There were joint burial ceremonies and prisoner swaps while several meetings ended in Christmas carols read more
There is so much to believe at Christmastime! whether your beliefs are in the birth of Jesus, Santa Claus, or the magic of Christm...as, the season encourages us to stretch our faith and believe. It is said that Santa Claus and the magic of Christmas will exist as long as one believes read more
This glass Basketball ornament makes a great gift for any sports enthusiast. It was carefully mouth-blown into a finely crafted mo...ld. Then a hot solution of liquid silver was poured inside. Finally, the ornament was delicately hand-painted with brightly colored lacquers and glitters for you to enjoy! read more
Gone Fishing are an angler s favorite words. The beautiful Sailfish is the fastest fish in the ocean and a popular sport fish. But... fishing ins t just the thrill of a tight line with a strong fish on. It teaches patience, respect for the environment, and appreciation of the value of life. read more
Kiwifruit is also known as Chinese Gooseberry and is the edible fruit of a woody vine plant. Kiwis are loaded with vitamin C, even... more than an orange! the bright green flesh of the fruit is speckled with little black seeds that add a dramatic tropical flair read more
In many Native American cultures the fox is thought to be wise, due to its cunning nature. It is also considered a trickster for t...he same reason. Foxes are adaptable and opportunistic, but are also family-oriented, often forming lifelong attachments when - raising their young. read more
The Stegosaurus was a large plant eating dinosaur who lived during the Jurassic period 155 to 14 million years ago. It had a brain... the size of a walnut and an arched back with distinctive rows of large bony plates that contributed to its name which means "roof lizard" or "covered lizard." read more
Dachshunds, also known as wiener dogs due to their long build and short legs, were bred for below ground work. They are affectiona...te, clever and courageous with a lively disposition. The Dachshund embodies power in a small package.SKU: ADIB001467NB8 read more
Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and located on the south western shore of Lake Michigan. The city was once... home to four of the World's largest beer breweries and was the number one beer producing city in the world for many years. read more
With their brightly colored plumage, engaging behavior, and ability to talk, Parakeets are one of nature s most beautiful and fasc...inating creatures. In the wild, they are found in lowland tropical forests and are strong fliers who feed on fruits, seeds, nuts, and berries. read more
When the first fawn was born, its mother asked the Creator to find a way to protect her gentle and fragile offspring. So, God came... to the forest and painted spots on a special coat for the baby to wear. From that day forward, as long as it remains still, the fawn s spotted coat hides it from enemies. read more
The quick and agile chipmunk is a small, brownish, ground-dwelling squirrel typically 5 to 6 inches long. According to Native Amer...ican folklore, it got its stripes when escaping from a bear whose long sharp claws left long pale scars on the little chipmunk s back. read more
Raccoons are recognizable by their masked faces and bushy tails. Intelligent and mild mannered, they are good climbers and swimmer...s, and will fight bravely if cornered. With their nimble hands, raccoons can easily open doors and containers, which gets them into mischief! read more
Peanuts symbolize mystery since their shells completely hide their contents. Called treasures beneath the ground, nuts are also as...sociated with wisdom because their contents are compact, sustaining, and enclosed within a single shell. Long ago peanuts were wrapped in gold or silver foil and used as Christmas tree ornaments. read more
Tigers embody grace, beauty, and power, and are able to move silently through the brush. Since Tigers can see in the dark, they al...so signify illumination. In the Chinese zodiac, Tigers are generous, courageous, enthusiastic, and lucky risk-takers. read more
This beautiful glass ornament was carefully mouth-blown into a finely crafted mold. Then a hot solution of liquid silver was poure...d inside. Finally, the ornament was delicately hand-painted with many brightly colored lacquers and glitters for you to enjoy! read more
The Taco is a traditional food in Mexico and is very popular here in the United States too. Consisting of a folded corn tortilla f...illed with any variety of meat, cheese, beans and vegetables, it is then doused with a spicy sauce. Tacos make a delicious meal or snack. read more
Harvested in autumn, ripe orange pumpkins are associated with fall holidays and festivals. For Halloween, they are carved as Jack ...O Lanterns. For Thanksgiving, pumpkins symbolize the bounty of the harvest and are the main ingredient of a favorite holiday treat pumpkin pie!SKU: ADIB000WY55JA read more
The Pelican is a symbol of Jesus per an ancient legend. During a famine, the Pelican cared so dearly for her young that she chose ...to give them her own blood to prevent starvation, but in turn lost her own life. The Pelican is a symbol of self-sacrifice and is used in heraldry. read more
Pigs are considered to bring good luck and prosperity. In Germany, the word dickbauch means fat stomach, and it is often heard in ...December. According to tradition, you should eat well on Christmas Eve to avoid being haunted that night and to insure luck and prosperity in the New Year. read more