activities

Kid Food
|Fall,Food & Recipes,Must Read13 May 2021 (updated)

8 Tasty Ideas and Recipes for Family Dinners

Are you bored about with your meals? Check out these eight ideas now and spice up this week's family dinners!

Jayne Schultheis
Jayne Schultheis
Arts & Crafts
|Activities & Travel,Spring10 May 2021 (updated)

Creative Kids: How to Encourage Your Child to Love Art

Kids are naturally creative, and there are plenty of ways you can help nourish that spark. Here are ways you can encourage your kids to love the arts.

Jayne Schultheis
Jayne Schultheis
Toys and Games
|Activities & Travel,Must Read,Summer04 May 2021

Easy DIY Summer Activities for Kids

Are you ready for summer with your kids? Try out these easy DIY summer activities for kids to beat the summer boredom and the heat!

Rachel Kidd
Rachel Kidd
FamilyApp
|Children & Parents,Holidays,Summer29 April 2021 (updated)

11 Ideas for Celebrating Father's Day at Home

Looking for ways to celebrate the dad in your life without venturing out? Check out these ways you can spend Father's Day at home with your family!

Jayne Schultheis
Jayne Schultheis
Outdoor Activities
|Activities & Travel,Summer12 April 2021 (updated)

The Best Summer Activities for Kids and Families in the City

Spending summer at home this year? No, summer's not canceled. Check out our favorite summer activities for kids in urban areas!

Elizabeth Johnson
Elizabeth Johnson
VB Basics
|Family Stories,Summer12 April 2021 (updated)

Summer Fun: 9 Virginia Beach Summer Activities for Families

I will look back at this Virginia Beach summer very fondly. We had the right amount of travel, structure, fun, and relaxation for a truly amazing summer.

Tessa Duquette
Tessa Duquette
Gardening
|Editor's Pick,Home & Style,Must Read08 April 2021 (updated)

Gardening 101: Great Tips for a Gorgeous Garden

Starting a garden is easier than you'd think! Ready to start? Check out these tips from Tessa Duquette to make a gorgeous garden all year long.

Tessa Duquette
Tessa Duquette
Gardening
|Activities & Travel,Editor's Pick,Lifestyle08 April 2021 (updated)

Fun Ideas to Get Your Kids Outside in the Yard

Can you still have a good yard with kids? And how can you help them enjoy it? We talked to Wes Bray of Lawns and Gardens Plus for some expert tips!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Fitness
|Health & Fitness,Must Read18 March 2021

Craving the Spin Craze? Get Going With the Best Spin Bike!

Should you invest in a spin bike? Does a cheaper version give you the same experience as the more expensive models? Read on to learn all about spinning.

Amelia Peck
Amelia Peck
FamilyApp
|Children & Parents,Holidays17 March 2021 (updated)

Easter Traditions With Social Distancing

Disappointed that Easter traditions won’t be the same under social distancing? Join Josie Ortega in brainstorming new twists on a joyful Easter celebration.

Josie Ortega
Josie Ortega
Vacation
|Activities & Travel,Spring16 March 2021

Enjoy Family Fun With Six Spring Break Staycation Ideas

Need a kid-friendly vacation idea during COVID-19? Six spring break staycation themes entertain, occupy and educate your whole family. Try them this year!

Amanda Williams
Amanda Williams
FamilyApp
|Holidays15 March 2021 (updated)

All Saints Day: Let's Talk About Dead People

What is All Saints Day? The morning after the frightful night of October 31 is All Saints Day, a great opportunity to celebrate life, death, and your family

Josie Ortega
Josie Ortega