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Sweet and Simple Gifts for Valentine's Day

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, many of us are still searching for unique ways to show our families and friends just how much we love them. more »


Middle School Moms Are The Most Stressed

Contrary to what many might expect, researchers from Arizona State University recently discovered that mothers of middle schoolers report feeling more stress than moms with children of other ages. more »

Tweens and Teens

Getting Your Children to Bundle Up!

Here are a few techniques to limit the resistance in your house when struggling to suit up your young ones before heading outside. more »


5 Easy Workouts With Children

Here are a few simple ideas for sneaking in a workout while spending time at home with your little ones. more »


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Enter to Win a Diono Buggy Tech Tote

The Diono Buggy Tech Tote is a new solution that helps keep children entertained while moms can stay connected and better organized. more »

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The Right Way to Give Your Child an Allowance

Giving an allowance is a great teaching tool when it comes to educating children about money management, an ability that will become critical as they reach adulthood. more »




Enter to win a Sammie & Sax 3 piece porcelain place setting

Kidliga features child-friendly plates, bowls and mugs, and an award-winning children’s book entitled, Sammie & Sax in the Land of Quinoa: The Search for a Balanced Meal more »

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Smile! Here’s How To Make Your Family Photo Session Fantastic

There’s no better season than fall to head outside with the kids and snap some gorgeous family photos. Whether you schedule a formal session with a professional photographer, or simply DIY with your own camera. more »


Are We Feeding Our Children Toxic Tuna?

According to a recent Consumer Reports study, the tuna fish sandwiches that so many of our children eat for lunch every day may be putting them at risk for ingesting dangerously high levels of mercury. more »


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Bloom Planners

Practical and Stylish Planner

Bloom introduces teacher planners that are practical and stylish. more »

Family FInds


Wilmington International Airport

Spending the Day Up, Up and Away!

Wilmington International Airport, also known as ILM, offers a variety of free and unique ways in which children can get an up close look at air travel. more »

Local Attractions

Yoga For Kids: What To Know and Where To Go

The practice of yoga can be particularly beneficial for children as they navigate through the increasing stresses of school, sports, busy schedules, hectic parents, and peer pressure. more »


The 5 Best Snacks to Pack for a Road Trip

Many families with little ones will soon be hitting the roads this summer while traveling on vacation, and one of the key essentials of any lengthy car trip with kids is the right kind of snacks. more »


Ferry Ride

Annesophia Richards

A Car Riding On A Boat? What Fun!

The idea of driving a car right onto a boat, and then of riding that boat across the river, is enough to make almost any small child excited. I know this firsthand, as my 3 year old son experienced his first ferry ride. more »

Local Attractions



Healthy "Hamburger Helper" Recipe

A family meal that is easy to prepare and better for you without all of the processed chemicals found in the boxed brand. more »


BBQ chicken


Slow Cooked BBQ Pulled Chicken Great for Busy Families

A few simple ingredients makes a delicious meal cooked in the slow cooker. more »


DIY: Make Your Own Hair Ties

Fold over elastic hair ties are very popular and easy to make. more »


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Kids Eat Free in Wilmington

Check out this list of restaurants where your kids can eat for free! more »

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    Coastal Horizons Outdoor Adventure Parties

    Coastal Horizons Outdoor Adventure Parties

    Coastal Horizons Adventure Learning Center Adventure Parties offer three hours of climbing. Coastal Horizons’ enthusiastic facilitators are with your group the whole time and all equipment is included, so climb to your hearts content. more »

  • Hullabaloo Play and Party Center

    Hullabaloo is a play and party center in Hampstead, a fun, educational environment offering free play, drop in options, parties, preschool, camps and learning labs. more »

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    Real Estate Agent that provides excellent customer service to clients who need to buy or sell a home. more »

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    Longwave Yoga

    Longwave Yoga

    Longwave Yoga offers V​inyasa ​Y​oga,​ Kids Yoga classes & Summer Camps,​ SUP Yoga, Beach Yoga, Surf​ & Yoga​, 200 & 300-Hour Yoga Teacher Training​s,​ as well as yoga adventures locally and globally. more »

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    Camp Dixie

    Camp Dixie

    Camp Dixie offers five-day Co-ed residential summer camps for students entering Grades 2-12. more »

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