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5 Great Places for Kids’ Yoga Classes Around Philly

Philly’s kids and teens have more anxiety than ever. But getting them into yoga may help them better navigate the stresses of school now and […]

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City Life

What If There Was a City Official Whose Only Job Was to Make Philly Better for Kids?

This summer, the Scattergood Foundation — a behavioral health nonprofit — partnered with data analytics firm Azavea to produce a report on the well-being of […]

Be Well Philly

9 Philadelphia-Area Gyms With Kids’ Playrooms and Daycare

There are periods in life when we simply can’t find the motivation to work out. There are other times when we just can’t find the time. And that […]

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5 Great Playgrounds for Kids at the Jersey Shore

Another reason to love spending time down the Shore? Because your kids aren’t yet bored with these playgrounds. Here are five of the best. Sunset […]

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Your Guide to Philadelphia Summer Camps for Kids

Philadelphia School of Circus Arts Camp Fly through the air with the greatest of ease in a comfortable air-conditioned space. The Philadelphia School of Circus […]

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The Best Indoor Kids Activities, Playgrounds, and Play Places Around Philadelphia

Well, parents, the season of indoor play is upon us. Are you ready? (I mean, is anyone ever really ready?) To help keep the dreaded cabin fever […]

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Be Well Philly

This New Vegan Kids Clothing Line Is So Cute, Even Non-Vegans Will Love It

It’s World Vegan Day, ya’ll! And what better place to celebrate than right here in Philadelphia — which is, by our estimates, a vegan dining […]

City Life

Build-A-Bear Turns Normal Summer Thursday Into Worst Black Friday Ever

It was too good to be true. Parents trying to take part in Build-A-Bear’s one-day-only “Pay Your Age Day” celebration — a simple concept allowing […]

Be Well Philly

11 Philadelphia-Area Gyms With Kids’ Playrooms and Childcare

There are periods in life when we simply can’t find the motivation to work out. There are other times when we just can’t find the time. And that […]


Wake Up Early for Kid-Friendly Brunch at Sidecar

If you’re a parent who’s taken little kids out to eat — hell, if you’ve ever sat near a young family at a restaurant — you know […]


12 Restaurants You’ll Actually Enjoy Dining at With Your Kids

Going out to eat with the entire family can be tough. High chairs, crayons, mac-and-cheese–these seem to be the hallmarks of what most people look […]

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The Kids’ Guide to Summer in Philadelphia

Week 1 Farm Tour at Maple Acres. This sweet farm hosts behind-the-scenes tours on the first Saturday of every month. Feed animals and pick-your-own fruit […]

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2 Pa. Children Burned After Drinking Tainted Apple Juice

Two children were burned over the weekend after consuming apparently tainted apple juice. Per reports, they remain in the hospital in critical but stable condition. […]

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Be Well Philly

How I (Painstakingly) Reformed My Picky-Eater Toddler

I think most first-time parents will sympathize with me when I tell you the following story. The rest of you might think I’m a tad […]


This Year’s 27 Best Gifts for Kids of All Ages

Kids are often the toughest ones on your list to buy presents for. You want to be the known as the Cool Aunt, not the one […]