Where has the time gone? It seems we just took down our Christmas tree and now we’re suddenly in April preparing for Easter weekend. With the end of the school year fast approaching you may be looking for opportunities for...
Moments of delight are found around every corner at the reimagined National Children’s Museum in downtown DC! Designed for the whole family, children and parents alike will enjoy playful and modern exhibits that explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and...
I realize that "trauma-informed" is a bit of a buzzword right now. As a foster parent, I spent the last few years learning how to parent children who come from hard places. This means learning, often through trial by...
Searching for a pediatric dentist? Whether you're looking to book your baby's first appointment or in search of a new provider for your child, we've got you covered! Oral hygiene and health is essential for children right from the start....
I never thought how hard it would be navigating life with a COVID positive baby. But when my baby caught COVID, I learned quickly. When daycare sent a message on a Sunday night implementing a weekly testing policy in...
This is a guest article from Kiran Talvadkar and Alice Sturm with Nature Play Parents. One of our most important jobs as parents and caregivers is to keep kids safe. While it may seem counterintuitive, structured risk-taking is beneficial to...
I cannot believe that I am searching for camps for my 3.5 year old, but here we are. Below is a list of summer camps for toddlers and preschoolers in DC. You can also visit our Ultimate  Guide to Summer...
Celebrate Black History Month with books Books open up discussions about life skills like perseverance, and unearth hidden stories, particularly those about pioneering Black women in STEM. To celebrate Black History Month and honor and emphasize Black stories, here’s a list...
There are few things more fulfilling for kids than winning and losing in youth sports. An authentic athletic and fitness experience builds leadership skills, improves confidence, and inspires healthy living. Scroll to the bottom to enter to win one...
Having a baby and kids requires a lot of stuff. Clothes. Toys. Travel gear. Sleeping and eating accessories. The list is endless. And as I prepared to have my first baby, I realized one thing about all the lists...
The DMV area has an abundance of nature parks nearby. You can see a waterfall, various wildlife, and serene rivers depending on which park you choose to walk or hike in. Walks or hikes in nature can be great self-care,...
This is a guest post from Emily Lund, M.Ed., Head of Lower School at Barrie School. When I first entered a Montessori classroom, I kept asking the teacher, “Are you sure they are only three years old?” I observed these...
At Headfirst Summer Camps, our mission has remained constant: inspire the personal best in high potential kids. While it has come in different shapes and sizes over the past couple of summers, the inspiration never stopped at Headfirst! As...
Who's ready for summer?! I can't stop dreaming about being outside in the sun, while my kids are having the best time at Summer Camp! Summer Camp is an excellent way to foster a child's love of an interest or...

Stay Connected

6,641FansLike
10,600FollowersFollow
72FollowersFollow
572FollowersFollow

In + Around DC

5 Top Meaderies in the DMV

0
Do you have the need... the need for mead?? Okay, maybe you don't even know what mead is... or a meadery for that matter. Think...