Annesophia Richards

Fun-Filled Days at Busch Gardens, Williamsburg

My family & I had the pleasure of visiting Busch Gardens in Williamsburg, Virginia this past weekend, and it was some of the most fun-filled days that my children have ever experienced. Enter contest to win a Family Vacation for 4! #BGWKids more »

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Charlotte offers a multitude of options for family fun making it a great destination in NC. more »


Children love the experience of creating something beautiful (and sometimes edible!) in the fresh outdoors, and planting flowers and vegetables together is an exciting activity for any age. more »


If you’re like many parents, you probably try to keep your children’s diets as unprocessed and healthy as possible. more »


Artwork Orgainizer

Annesophia Richards

With a little bit of creativity, some suggestions from fellow mom friends, and a bit of internet searching, I can finally say with certainty that I have found several techniques to help organize my children’s artwork. more »

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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

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


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 »


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 »


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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Wilmington International Airport

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

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 »


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

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 »

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


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


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


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

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