kid friendly

HOW TO: Decorate Easter eggs using flowers and foliage

HOW TO: Decorate Easter eggs using flowers and foliage

READ MORE >

VIDEO: 6 year-old inventors charm President Obama with their LEGO robot at the White House science fair

VIDEO: 6 year-old inventors charm President Obama with their LEGO robot at the White House science fair

While making his rounds at the annual White House Science Fair, President Obama ran into just about the cutest group of young inventors ever, and luckily, it was caught on tape. Five adorable

READ MORE >

Wearable rope vest turns parents into the most popular and portable jungle gym in town

Wearable rope vest turns parents into the most popular and portable jungle gym in town

Our kids climb all over us all day long: while waiting to pick up big brother at school, in line at the grocery store, even at the park despite there being loads of available play equipment. The moral of

READ MORE >

The Children’s Woodshop Bus has been traveling around San Diego since 1974 to teach kids woodworking skills

The Children’s Woodshop Bus has been traveling around San Diego since 1974 to teach kids woodworking skills

READ MORE >

Father photographs daughter dressed-up as heroic black women after they study their lives and stories

Father photographs daughter dressed-up as heroic black women after they study their lives and stories

READ MORE >

TOTEMS stackable blocks make mix-and-match fun for all ages

TOTEMS stackable blocks make mix-and-match fun for all ages

Artist and industrial designer Dino Sanchez’s work features clean lines, minimalist style, and a zen vibe. He brings this same sensibility to his first kid-friendly product, TOTEMS, a set of blocks

READ MORE >

Captivating children’s book “Curious Critters Marine” showcases stunning photography and fascinating facts about ocean dwellers

Captivating children’s book “Curious Critters Marine” showcases stunning photography and fascinating facts about ocean dwellers

David FitzSimmons is a photographer, writer, and professor, and his Curious Critters books combine his expertise in all these areas to make for a stunning, award-winning, and kid-friendly learning

READ MORE >

7 green St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids

7 green St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids

READ MORE >

8 year-old girl forms friendship with crows, and they bestow gifts upon her

8 year-old girl forms friendship with crows, and they bestow gifts upon her

Some people think crows are a bad omen, associating the dark birds with their long-held reputation of thievery. But an 8 year-old girl in Seattle has been cultivating a relationship with local crows for

READ MORE >

Silispoons are textured silicone spoons designed to make independent feeding easier

Silispoons are textured silicone spoons designed to make independent feeding easier

Some tots show interest in independent eating from an early age: they balk when parents try to feed them even the messiest of foods, grab at their parents’ utensils, and love mastering scooping

READ MORE >

The Beachbot is a cute robot that creates impressive large scale sand drawings

The Beachbot is a cute robot that creates impressive large scale sand drawings

What looks a little like a robot, a lot like a turtle, and can create amazing, detailed, and impressively-sized sand art in the shape of animals and designs? It’s the Beachbot, a newly unveiled

READ MORE >

32 new LEGO Star Wars sets are debuting soon

32 new LEGO Star Wars sets are debuting soon

READ MORE >

Kids Museum of Glass in Shanghai is an interactive and educational design experience for children

Kids Museum of Glass in Shanghai is an interactive and educational design experience for children

READ MORE >

Book series fashions heroes of yesteryear into relatable role models for today’s kids

Book series fashions heroes of yesteryear into relatable role models for today’s kids

Amelia Earhart and Abraham Lincoln: both of these historical greats are known for what they accomplished as adults, but what happened during their childhood to help them develop into such important

READ MORE >

109 year-old man knits sweaters for penguins to protect them from the dangers of oil spills

109 year-old man knits sweaters for penguins to protect them from the dangers of oil spills

If the image of adorable little penguins wearing sweaters doesn’t bring a smile to your face, we’re pretty sure you didn’t look closely enough: they are tiny penguins wearing sweaters!

READ MORE >

Help bring back the bees by growing a rainbow of wildflowers with Seedles’ seedballs

Help bring back the bees by growing a rainbow of wildflowers with Seedles’ seedballs

Did you know that bees pollinate one out of every three bites that we eat? Honeybee populations are troubled, which could spell disaster for the food supply. One Bay Area social entrepreneur,

READ MORE >

HOW TO: Make vegan chocolate chip cookie dough bites using chickpeas (Really!)

HOW TO: Make vegan chocolate chip cookie dough bites using chickpeas (Really!)

READ MORE >

15 artists transform London Royal Children’s Hospital into a cheerful, colorful space to comfort kids

15 artists transform London Royal Children’s Hospital into a cheerful, colorful space to comfort kids

READ MORE >