Education & Learning


By combining elements of art and creativity, girls can use these kits to draw observations, doodle ideas, and design their very own experiments Read more

Family Finds

The Education Issue provides parents with education options they need to make decisions about their child’s education from preschool to high school. Read more



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Smart Start of New Hanover County is excited to announce a new partnership with the Dollywood Foundation and the North Carolina Partnership for Children to administer Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library for children in NHC Read more


Columbus Ships 2

Two replicas of Columbus’s ships, the ‘Pinta’ and the ‘Nina’ are making a stop in downtown Wilmington. Read more

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Child Sleeping

Alessandro Zangrilli

Experienced parents and pediatricians agree that establishing daily routines in the lives of young children is extremely important. Read more


Here are 15 great conversation starters that you can use all year long to help elicit interesting talks with your kids about their days at school. Read more



Anita Peppers

Although most children claim that they cannot wait until the start of summer break, in reality, the end of the school year is a challenging time for many little ones. Read more



Annesophia Richards

The end of the school year is quickly approaching, and with it comes the time to show your children’s teachers just how grateful your family is for all that they have done this year. Read 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. Read more



The Bump & Beyond

Sponsored - The Bump & Beyond is a space where families can come and shop for items that are mother, baby and child friendly. Read 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. Read more

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