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New Summer Math Program Aims to Combat Summer Learning Loss

New Summer Math Program Aims to Combat Summer Learning Loss

Each year, students leave school at the peak of their math skills, only to let those skills wither over the summer as they enjoy camps, vacations, and video games. To combat this, TenMarks Education yesterday released its new summer math programs designed to give parents and students the tools they need to not only keep their math skills sharp, but to help students move ahead for the next school year.

Oh My Word! Fun Fill-in-the-Blank Postcards for Campers

Oh My Word! Fun Fill-in-the-Blank Postcards for Campers

These tell-it-like-it-is, fill-in-the-blank cards from Oh My Word give campers an easy and fun way to write home.

Slip 'N Slide Celebrates 50 Years with New Water Slide

Slip 'N Slide Celebrates 50 Years with New Water Slide

A classic summertime staple, the Slip 'N Slide celebrates its 50th anniversary this year with a new version: the Extreme Monster Splash Water Slide.

The Sun Safety App: A Must-Have for Parents

The Sun Safety App: A Must-Have for Parents

Make keeping your family protected from the sun’s harmful rays effortless by downloading the new UV Safe Timer application from KINeSYS.

Stuff We Like: Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Stuff We Like: Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Check out our top picks for mom this Mother's Day, including jewelry she'll love, one comfy and stylish summer dress, and a no-cooking solution!

Stuff We Like: Green Products for Kids

Stuff We Like: Green Products for Kids

Check out these eco-friendly products for kids and families, including a bamboo clothing line, sustainable toys, and decorations made from recycled materials.

'Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12: The Masters' Golf Video Game Hits Stores

'Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12: The Masters' Golf Video Game Hits Stores

Electronic Arts Inc., announced today that Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 12: The Masters has shipped in North America. For the first time in franchise history, players can experience the rich history and tradition of the Masters Tournament and begin their own journey to become a Masters champion.

Stuff We Like: Feeding Baby

Stuff We Like: Feeding Baby

These products make mealtime fun for little ones. Check out the Baby Bullet system, which turns making your own baby food into an easy task; BandaBib, the perfect baby bib in the cutest colors; the AnimalFun Infant Tableware Set for young children just starting on solids; and GoGo SqueeZ Applesauce, the perfect healthy and easy-to-eat snack.

Books that Teach Children About Diversity and Tolerance

Books that Teach Children About Diversity and Tolerance

We've compiled a list of children's books that teach kids the importance of diversity and help instill tolerance.

Stuff We Like: Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Stuff We Like: Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

We've put together some of our favorite Valentine's Daygifts for kids and parents. Show your little one some love with a special lunchbox that carries love notes or help mom unwind with a set of celebration glasses from Bohemiarts.

Pregnant in Heels: Mompreneur Rosie Pope

Pregnant in Heels: Mompreneur Rosie Pope

Manhattan mom Rosie Pope started her own clothing line, Rosie Pope Maternity, in 2008. This winter, Pope's new reality TV show, "Pregnant in Heels," will debut on Bravo. We sat down with the mompreneur to discuss her inspiration, how she juggles work and family life, and what's next for her brand.

Stuff We Like for Kids: Fun with Food

Stuff We Like for Kids: Fun with Food

Check out these cool products for children that are all about making food fun, including veggie-filled cookies and a sippy cup you and your little one will both love.

Money-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Money-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

This year, give the gift of financial finesse - these fun games help children learn the value of money.

Family Finances: How to Open Up Financial Communication in Your Family

Family Finances: How to Open Up Financial Communication in Your Family

Few of us don't worry about money at least sometimes. Here are some tips from Sharon Nolfi, a licensed marriage and family therapist and school psychologist, as well as a mom, on how to talk about finances with your kids in an age-appropriate way.

Educational Gift Ideas for Kids

Educational Gift Ideas for Kids

If you've got a brainy little boy or girl on your holiday shopping list, take a look at our educational gift ideas!

Sports-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Sports-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

We've rounded up some great gift ideas for the sports-loving kid on your list this year.

Stuff We Like: Stocking Stuffers!

Stuff We Like: Stocking Stuffers!

Fill your children's stockings with these fun and affordable goodies that are sure to bring a smile.

Gift Ideas Just for Moms

Gift Ideas Just for Moms

Whether you've been naughty or nice, we're sure you've been too busy worrying about your kids' holiday wish list to create your own — so here's some help!

Relaxation-Inspired Gift Ideas

Relaxation-Inspired Gift Ideas

The holiday season can be stressful, but we've rounded up a list of gifts that are sure to take the edge off. Consult our relaxation-inspired gift gallery for some zen ideas.

Charity-Minded Gift Ideas for Kids

Charity-Minded Gift Ideas for Kids

Encourage your kids to think of others this holiday season with these charity-minded gifts for young people.

Food- and Cooking-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Food- and Cooking-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

We've compiled a list of the best gifts for kids that relate to food, nutrition, and cooking. If you've got a budding Top Chef to buy for this year, we've got the information you need!

Travel-Themed Gift Ideas for Kids

Travel-Themed Gift Ideas for Kids

Check out our top picks for fun and educational travel gifts for your children. If you're a family that's constantly on the move, consult our guide for the products that will keep your kids entertained and using their brains, no matter where they are.

Theater-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

Theater-Related Gift Ideas for Kids

If you've got a budding thespian to buy for this year, consult our holiday gift guide for the top presents on every artistic child's list.

Winter Weather Gift Ideas for Kids

Winter Weather Gift Ideas for Kids

We've hand-picked these winter-themed gift items to help ease your holiday shopping this year. See what should be on your list.

Stuff We Like: Cool Creative Products for Kids - November 2010

Stuff We Like: Cool Creative Products for Kids - November 2010

Help foster your child's creativity with these inventive new products that encourage whimsy.




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