Safe and Fun Summer Activities for Families

When you’re a kid, the summer is the best time of year. The days seem to stretch on forever, and the prospect of no school for six weeks (a time period equivalent to an ice age when you’re that age) means all is right with the world. The sun is shining and summer...

School Buses Delivering Kids’ Summer Meals

Now that school is out, hungry children can still receive adequate nutrition with the arrival of school buses delivering kids’ summer meals.  Many families rely on school nutrition programs to feed their children, and are frequently financiall strapped during...

Schools Feeding Kids in the Summer

A special program of the USDA is making it possible for schools feeding kids in the summer months to provide healthy meals and snacks for proper development over vacation.  The USDA’s Summer Food Service Program aims to fill the summer food gap for millions of...

Learning During School Breaks

It’s important to keep our children learning during school breaks. Whether it be summer or holidays, keeping their brains learning helps make the transition back to school easier. Math  is a great example. From kindergarten through fourth grade, addition through...

SiriusXM Radio Has Exclusive Summer Specials for Kids

Sirius XM Radio announced exclusive programming for kids this summer including “Story Pirates Radio,” “The Rumpus Room Summer Stage,” and “Kindie Music MashUps!” to welcome summer on SiriusXM’s Kids Place Live.  “Story Pirates Radio” is an exclusive weekly,...