Focus on Family Meals

Remove distractions at dinnertime. Turn off the TV and set up a mobile device “parking spot” away from the table.

Family Game Night

A great way to start a family tradition with your kids is by participating in family game nights! Whether it’s every weekend or once a month, it will give you a great way to bond with your kids and family. Try out a few of these ideas from the National PTA!

7 Family Time and Learning Tips for the Holidays

Family-Holiday-Dinner-Pic-1From Our Children Magazine – Written by Laura Bay, National PTA President

The holiday season is here! Like most families, my household is already in a flurry of activity—decorating, purchasing gifts, preparing for guests and baking cookies and pies.

This is also a special time for family fun and togetherness. But with the holiday rush, the to-do list seems to grow exponentially by the minute.

In the busyness of the season, it’s important to keep learning and quality time with family at the top of the list while your kids are home on break from school.

Read the full story at

Red, White and Blue Creamsicle Ice Pops

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