Take a Kid Fishing! Free-Admission Fishing Days

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From the DE Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control: Do you know a child or young teen who might enjoy learning about fishing and trying to catch a fish? The Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife’s “Take a Kid Fishing!” program offers five upcoming summer dates when budding anglers age 6 through 15 and a parent/guardian are invited to come out and learn … [Read more...]

Where to Get Free Donuts on National Donut Day

Where to Get Free Donuts for Donut Day

National Donut Day 2015 is Friday, June 6th! During World War I, approximately 250 Salvation Army volunteers assisted American soldiers in France, where rations were slim and the volunteers gave out coffee and donuts as a way to promote cheer and serve as a reminder of home. National Donut Day, held every year on the first Friday in June, was established by The Salvation … [Read more...]

$3 Movies: Summer Kids Camp at Penn Cinema

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Every Wednesday 10am throughout the summer at Penn Cinema, at the Wilmington Riverfront. Buy tickets online here. June 3 Mr. Peabody & Sherman June 10 Night at the Museum 3 June 17 The LEGO Movie June 24 Planes: Fire & Rescue July 1 Penguins of Madagascar July 8 Despicable Me July 15 How To Train Your Dragon 2 July 22 Muppets Most Wanted July … [Read more...]

Five Tips for Parenting With Presence


Written by a marriage and family therapist, Parenting with Presence: Practices for Raising Conscious, Confident, Caring Kids is much more than a parenting book. It addresses what it means to be happy, what our struggles with our children might reveal about our own issues, how to be mindful so that we can truly live every day of our lives. I found myself reading and rereading … [Read more...]

Win a Birthday Party at the Please Touch Museum!


Is your child’s birthday in July, August, or September? Enter to win a free Birthday Party at Please Touch Museum! We love the Please Touch Museum! Enter now for your chance to win a free Small Play Party (maximum 30 people) and one of their decoration packages! Choose from the Wonderland Garden Tea Party package, a Roadside Attractions Construction Zone package, a … [Read more...]

Theater Arts Workshops for Kids and Teens at Delaware Children’s Theater


Summer theater workshops for kids and teens— perfect, of course, for kids who are interested in becoming involved in the theater, but also excellent for those who want to refine their public speaking, boost confidence or just have some creative fun! DCT Children's Theatre Arts Workshop Ages 6-12 Whether your child wants to learn to act, build confidence or just have fun, … [Read more...]

Eat Well, Live Well, Look Great


Body weight workout, mobility session, taste test, and spring shopping at lululemon athletica Shoppes at Brinton Lake: this Saturday, April 11th at 9am! My 14yo Maverick and I are members of CrossFit Riverfront and our fabulous head coach Matt Keen will be leading a 10 minute warm-up and 10 minute workout that is unlikely to involve climbing ropes :) I've done yoga in … [Read more...]

Horse Haven World Adventures Game for Phones or Tablets

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Got a kid who loves horses? Horse Haven World Adventures, a free-to-play horse farm simulation game, is now available to download worldwide from Ubisoft. In Horse Haven World Adventures, players build their dream horse farm in multiple exotic locations that span the world. As players raise and nurture a variety of horse breeds from foal to adult, they can breed their … [Read more...]