kids entertainment

Doing your laundry by riding the Bike Washing Machine gives a dual purpose to the spin cycle

Doing your laundry by riding the Bike Washing Machine gives a dual purpose to the spin cycle

We’ll admit it: two of the less pleasant, not-so-surprising effects of having children include losing out on time to exercise and the never-ending piles of laundry. An invention from students at

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Samsung’s Bedtime VR Stories joins parents with their kids in virtual reality when they’re apart

Samsung's Bedtime VR Stories joins parents with their kids in virtual reality when they're apart

Bedtime stories are going into an entirely new dimension with Samsung’s new Bedtime VR (Virtual Reality) stories. Currently in a prototype face, the new app allows parents and children to

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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: The ultimate inspiring and empowering bedtime book

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: The ultimate inspiring and empowering bedtime book

We have nothing against princesses or your typical story time characters, but this new bedtime book-to-be is about to mix up your sleepy time routine in the best way possible. Designed to introduce

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BOOK REVIEW: Balanced and Barefoot: How Unrestricted Outdoor Play Makes for Strong, Confident, and Capable Children

BOOK REVIEW: Balanced and Barefoot: How Unrestricted Outdoor Play Makes for Strong, Confident, and Capable Children

Pediatric occupational therapist and mother Angela Hanscom has seen some alarming trends among kids today: an inability to sit still, bad posture, increased falling, weakened immune systems, and a

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The LEGO Foundation teams up with Sesame Street to promote learning through play around the world

The LEGO Foundation teams up with Sesame Street to promote learning through play around the world

It’s a match made in heaven: the LEGO Foundation and Sesame Street are using their combined resources to commit to promoting the power of play and creating meaningful, hands-on learning experiences

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Kid’s Table offers exclusive culinary experiences for young diners only, at some of NYC’s most renown restaurants

Kid's Table offers exclusive culinary experiences for young diners only, at some of NYC's most renown restaurants

Just when we were warming up to the idea of bringing our tots to eat at fancy restaurants, a new initiative for slightly older children is taking seed: bring them to some of New York’s most

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INTERVIEW: Heather Shumaker, Author of: It’s OK to Go Up the Slide: Renegade Rules for Raising Confident and Creative Kids

INTERVIEW: Heather Shumaker, Author of: It's OK to Go Up the Slide: Renegade Rules for Raising Confident and Creative Kids

Heather Shumaker’s new book It’s Okay to Go Up the Slide: Renegade Rules for Raising Confident and Creative Kids covers topics ranging from whether or not you should force your child to kiss Grandma,

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The Swurfer is a reinvented swing that raises your family’s backyard fun potential sky-high

The Swurfer is a reinvented swing that raises your family's backyard fun potential sky-high

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Giant glow-in-the-dark inflatable bunnies are popping up in San Francisco today

Giant glow-in-the-dark inflatable bunnies are popping up in San Francisco today

San Francisco residents and visitors will get to herald spring this April with the help of 23 foot-tall inflatable bunnies. “Intrude,” the creation of Australian artist Amanda Parer, is a

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Life is Good launches nationwide T-shirt art contest for kids, encouraging youth to “picture the positive”

Life is Good launches nationwide T-shirt art contest for kids, encouraging youth to "picture the positive"

Philanthropic-minded T-shirt company Life is Good makes easily identifiable clothing for men, women, and kids. The positive messages, bold colors, and cheery graphics on their collection of tees make us

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New LEGO minifigures of iconic Disney characters will enchant kids

New LEGO minifigures of iconic Disney characters will enchant kids

Two things our kids can never get enough of: LEGO and Disney movies. A collaboration between the toy giant and the multimedia entertainment force seems like a happily-ever-after match for both companies,

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Fearless 4 year-old rock climber makes scaling rugged terrain look like second nature

Fearless 4 year-old rock climber makes scaling rugged terrain look like second nature

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Olliewood’s custom fairy houses are a welcoming handcrafted home for enchanted creatures

Olliewood's custom fairy houses are a welcoming handcrafted home for enchanted creatures

The fairy houses we created as kids, using found wood pieces and complete with acorn “bowls”, are getting an upgrade thanks to British woodworker Ollie from Olliewood. A second generation

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6 flower-inspired arts and crafts projects to welcome spring

6 flower-inspired arts and crafts projects to welcome spring

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The LEGO Foundation says that kids should learn mainly through play until age 8

The LEGO Foundation says that kids should learn mainly through play until age 8

While small in size, LEGO has always added a larger than life playful element to the kids’ lives — from themed resorts to prosthetic arms to giant holiday displays, and now the educational

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Dad creates cheerful daily works of art on his daughter’s eye patch

Dad creates cheerful daily works of art on his daughter's eye patch

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Star Wars LEGO Death Star made of 500,000 bricks debuts at the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort

Star Wars LEGO Death Star made of 500,000 bricks debuts at the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort

Star Wars and LEGO are a match made in heaven for millions of kids, and visitors to the LEGOLAND Windsor resort in the UK can now view an impressively crafted model that combines these obsessions: a

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Creator of “Average Barbie” designs male doll with realistic proportions

Creator of "Average Barbie" designs male doll with realistic proportions

Mattel finally joined the 21st century last month with a new line of Barbie dolls that features diverse body types. But Nickolay Lamm’s Lammily doll had the jump on the toy giant by a couple of

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