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Bring Your Family Closer

Bring Your Family Closer

Simple ways to connect with your kids (and far-flung relatives, too!)

Start a Conversation!

Four fun ways for kids to stay connected with long-distance family.
Share fun facts, brain teasers, or just get the conversation started with this fun and simple app for parents.

Have a Family Reunion!

Tweens often enjoy some of their growing independence from parents and siblings in the safe company of grandparents.
Taking a vacation together can be an amazing opportunity for all three generations of your family to bond, no matter how far apart you live.
Easy advice to help you start exploring your family’s past.
Sharing your childhood stories has healthy benefits for kids' confidence and self-esteem. Here's why.


Read a Book!

A solid reader still needs storytime, even when your kid can read by herself. Keep the routine going with our advice and book recommendations!
Find 6 great books that big kids can read to their baby brothers or sisters.
With any of these six reads in dad's very capable hands, you can be certain that he’ll be as entertained as the kids!
We have great book suggestions sorted by genre to fit every kid.

Make Some Crafts!

Cuddle up with these warm and fuzzy projects perfect for blustery days.
Keep kids busy and preserve your sanity. The new forecast? Fun ahead!
Explore science and art together with these crafty science experiments.
With a few supplies from around the house, you’ll have everything you need for an afternoon of creativity!

Cook a Meal!

Tempt your picky eater to expand her taste buds.
Get your kids into the habit of helping with mealtime chores. Try these 5 easy tips.
With these ideas for food and fun, you can host your own Cinco de Mayo celebration — any day of the year!
You can bring a little bit of the Far East home with these super-simple dishes, easy-to-do crafts, and more.
Bring the Mediterranean into your home with some delicious cuisine and fun activities based on ancient and modern Greece.

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