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Need a parenting-pick-me-up? Attend a FREE Families First workshop!

Families First is a FANTASTIC local resource for parents and kiddos alike offering extensive programming for parents on all kinds of challenging topics. Free childcare is offered so you never need to worry about forking out the extra bucks for […]


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FREE Lowe’s Build & Grow “Monster Jam Truck” Workshop 2/28!

There’s no reason your child shouldn’t be put to work swinging a hammer. Well, maybe not at your house, but Lowe’s welcomes all little builders to their house! Also, each participant receives a free apron, goggles, a project themed patch […]


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‘Take a Walk on the Wild Side’ Family Program at Joppa Flats 2/28. Learning at its funnest.

Adults and children can spend quality family time in the great outdoors finding, observing, and admiring local wildlife! Excursions might include a group game to burn off some steam, an on-the-water scavenger hunt, or a guided tour. We’ll observe, investigate, […]


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Parenting Class “Toilet Learning Made Easier” 2/26. Free childcare available!

Learn how to tell when your children are really ready and how to work with your children, not against them. With Parkie Boley. Free child care is provided only for children ages birth through 12 whose parent or guardian is […]


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Sticking around for February Break? Here’s 15 Staycation Ideas for you.

  No Caribbean beach vacation in your future? Me neither. No worries, because the seacoast has plenty of fun stuff right here! Check out our top 15 picks for fun staycation activities! #1 Redecorate the kids bedrooms As a kid, […]


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UNH Summer Youth Programs

  The University of New Hampshire offers numerous youth programs at its Durham and Manchester campuses and other locations in the State. UNH summer camps offer: Individual, supportive, and fun learning environments Talented, experienced, and knowledgeable University faculty, staff, & […]


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Family Wise Walks & Talks with Seacoast Science Center 3/21!

This month, take a walk through time today and hike Odiorne with us to learn about its historic military fortifications and remnants of summer homes from an era gone by. Family Wise Walks and Talks take your family away from […]


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Need to burn some energy? Weekday indoor PlayTime at Seacoast United!

Cabin fever much? Seacoast United’s PlayTime Program is a fantastic program for your toddlers to exercise without worrying about the weather! Held each weekday from 9:00m – 2:00pm at their Indoor Sports Arena, PlayTime is basically an open gym. They fill […]


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Chunky’s Sensory-Friendly Movie 3/18 & 3/21: Cinderella

Chunky’s offers monthly screenings for children with autism or other special needs. We will keep our theater lights up, the sound of the film turned down, and no 3D. Our audience members are allowed to walk around, dance, shout or […]


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Free “Ice Age” at Chunky’s Cinema “Little Lunch Dates” on 3/18.

Chunky’s ‘Little’ Lunch Dates are presented by Collins Dentistry for Children! Little Lunch Dates are for parents and their preschool children. The movie will be shown with the lights slightly dimmed and admission is FREE! Dads, grandparents and guardians are […]


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Strawbery Banke Museum Summer Camps

In July and August, children ages 6-16 have fun with history in the Summer Camps at Strawbery Banke! The past is the playground for active, small-group programs led by talented museum educators. On the 10-acre outdoor history museum site, kids […]


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10 Free Printable Valentine’s Day cards. So cute!

  Gone are the days where you go to grocery store, pick out a box of Tom & Jerry fold-over Valentine’s Day cards and call it a day (Wait, are those days gone? Because I’m still doing that.) Let’s just […]


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Nature’s Wonders winter classes are back for January and February!

The wonderful Patricia Ritter has announced a new session of winter events sure to excite (and educate!) your kiddos. Check out her upcoming schedule! January Classes All classes will have sometime outside so dress for outdoor play. Sign up for […]


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Valentine’s Day crafts at Michael’s Kid’s Club this Saturday! Only $2!

  Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and the kids will have some special people to spoil this February. You can’t beat these creative projects for only $2! Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Sessions year-round […]


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Free “Exploring Our Way Autism Partnership Program” at CMNH 3/1

Every first Sunday month throughout the school year, the Children’s Museum of NH offers free admission to families with children who have Autism Spectrum Disorders. This program provides opportunities to enjoy family time at the museum in a safe, understanding environment, […]


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Valentine’s Edibles. Because heart-shaped food says “I love you”.

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and I’m in the mood to get totally corny on my kids with this festive food. A quick look around Pinterest brought up these culinary beauties. Who wouldn’t want an egg yolk shaped like […]


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Five awesome DIY Kids’ Valentine’s Day Cards you haven’t seen 100 times already.

Ah, Valentine’s season. Another opportunity to feel insecure about your creative parenting skills because your kids Valentine’s Day cards are store-bought (me). Well, don’t fear. I’ve come up with a list of 5 cute AND easy AND cheap cards that […]


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Tuesdays: “Make It or Break It Club” at CMNH. Learn Digital Image Editing 1/27!

Make It or Break It Club at the Children’s Museum of NH is an after-school workshop that invites kids ages 6-12 to use their creative ideas to build things using a variety of materials and real tools, or take things […]


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Kume Restaurant – Join the Kids’ Birthday Club for a bday FREE dinner!

Join the Kume Birthday Club where kids will receive a FREE children’s entree on their birthday! Once you become a member, Kume will send you a postcard the month of your child’s birthday to remind you to come enjoy their […]


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Charmingfare Farm’s “Sleigh Ride Social” runs weekends through March!

Here’s a fun, new winter tradition! Grab your family, or pull together a big group, and schedule a horse-drawn sleigh ride at Charmingfare Farm! Picture this: Experience a relaxing trip aboard their horse-drawn sleigh ride. Bring a blanket and snuggle-up […]


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House Cleaning Tip: Minimize the upstairs/downstairs trips!

Although it’s probably great for my glutes, I loathe running up and down the stairs all day long shuttling this upstairs and that downstairs. To avoid the neverending trips, leave a basket at the foot of the stairs and toss in […]


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Pre-K Skate Wednesday 1/14 at Rye Airfield –only $5 per family!

Do you have an active pre-school age kids (5 & under) who’d love to experience Rye Airfield without all the intimidating big kids around? Each month, select Tuesdays and Wednesdays are reserved for little guys and gals to explore the […]


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Family Volunteer Opportunity! Beach Clean-Up each month with Blue Ocean Society!

Do you have the spring cleaning bug? Start with the beautiful outdoors! Blue Ocean Society, a local non-profit dedicated to promoting awareness and conservation of the marine environment, hosts twice-monthly Beach Clean-Up at Jenness Beach in Rye and North Hampton […]


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Friday 3/6 is Dollar Deal Night at the Children’s Museum of NH!

Every First Friday of the month during the school year, the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire will be open for just $1 per person for Dollar Deal Night from 5:30pm – 8:00pm. The $1 admission represents a 90% savings over […]


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$2 “Once Upon and Estuary” programs at Great Bay Discovery Center for kids 2-5!

“Once Upon and Estuary” is a winter program for 2-5 year olds at the Great Bay Discovery Center in Greenland. Come dressed ready for some winter wonderland fun outdoors! They start each program outside with activities, games and wintery walks. […]


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2014 New Year’s Eve firework display schedules. No need to stay up ‘til midnight!

Many local communities are ringing in 2015 with early family celebrations, phew! With these kid-friendly schedules, you can still welcome the New Year and be back in your warm home with a bottle of bubbly by midnight. Below is a […]


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School’s out! Our super fun vacation picks for Science and Nature activities!

Looking for something fun to do with the kids during school vacation? Check out our picks for some educational and healthy fun! Seabrook Science and Nature Center (Free) Route 1, Seabrook NH (800) 338-7482 The Seabrook Science & Nature Center […]


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Staying in for New Year’s Eve? Ideas for family fun!

If heading out for New Year’s Eve isn’t your thing, or maybe all your party invites were lost in the mail (*looks inside echoing mailbox*), join the club. Staying in with the family can be fun if you just get […]


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Found! 30 healthy snacks under 150 calories. Now you can eat more.

  I don’t know about you, but I need some new snack ideas– but ones that are still healthy.  Here are some delish snacks for you OR the kids. Craving salty? 5 olives (any kind) (45 calories) 1 small Martin’s […]


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