Urban Farming for DC Families

Urban farms are on the rise, and it makes good sense. As our cities expand and become more populated, it becomes ever more important for us to learn new ways to grow and distribute food.

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Ways to Encourage Your Child's Mathematical Thinking

Do you want to encourage your child’s mathematical thinking and help them keep their skills sharp, but you don’t want to sound like you’re nagging them or giving them homework? Math practice doesn’t always have to mean sitting down...

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Creating a Homework Routine with Your Child

The idea of coming home after a long day of school should be a relief. But for many students, the hours spent after school are filled with attempts to independently tackle assigned homework, and with the brain already feeling...

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Simple Outdoor Activities to Do with Children in Winter

It’s winter, and it’s cold outside, but that doesn’t mean you and your children have to stay cooped up inside! Nor does it mean that you have to have a season pass to a ski resort or own ice skates, snow mobiles, or snowboards to...

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Unplug and Enjoy Board Games with the Family

When the kids get a break from school, it’s an opportunity to spend some quality family time together. But the days can feel long, it’s true, and it’s tempting to just plop down on the couch and watch a movie. Next time you and the...

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