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Summer Movies for Grown-Ups: 2015 Edition

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, June 22, 2015 - 4:55pm

Chris Hewitt, a contributor to our partner site Next Avenue, gives us this guide to upcoming remakes, stories and film characters. If you’re an adult who likes movies, the most significant date this summer is Aug...

Enter Your Kid’s Recipe for a Chance to Win Big!

Heather Neal - Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 3:58pm

Healthy Lunchtime Challenge and Kids “State Dinner” First Lady Michelle Obama, the U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and WGBH Boston are cooking up all the fun details of the fourth...

A Holiday Hashtag You Should Support: #GivingTuesday

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 3:20pm

#GivingTuesday is a holiday hashtag worth supporting. After consuming on #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday, you're encouraged to give back on Tuesday.Henry Timms, executive director of New York's 92nd Street Y, is...

Last Minute No-Sew Halloween Costumes

Heather Neal - Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 9:16am

For many families, fall festivals, parties, and apple and pumpkin gathering leave little time for costume shopping and fashioning. Suddenly, Halloween weekend is here – when we could have sworn we had one more week to...

What Is The Authentic South?

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, October 10, 2014 - 9:09pm

What constitutes the authentic south? What does it mean to be "southern"? That is a difficult question for me to answer as I was born and raised in New York and Atlanta is my adopted city. But judging from my...

Four Reasons Why Your Family Should Watch the Atlanta Press Club Loudermilk-Young Debate Series

Lauri Strauss - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 6:00am

Most children know who the current president is and some have a general understanding that it took votes from people all across the country to get him into office. However, not all children (or adults!) realize that...

Your State Parks Day, Georgia

Heather Neal - Friday, September 26, 2014 - 9:28am

You’re officially invited to visit one of the 60 State Parks and Historic Sites across Georgia for free on Saturday, September 27, 2014. As part of a statewide celebration of National Public Lands Day, Georgia...

The Importance of Building a Strong Vocabulary at an Early Age

Frances Kweller - Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 9:33am

Guest blogger Frances Kweller of Kweller Prep, offers this post on building a child's vocabulary as early as possible is vital. It is never too early for a person to begin building and strengthening his or her...

Dreadnaughtus Schrani New King of the Dinosaurs

Cheryl Wollner - Friday, September 12, 2014 - 2:19pm

Paleontologist Ken Lacovara and his team discovered a new and massive species of dinosaur in Patagonia, Argentina: the Dreadnaughtus Schrani (meaning fears nothing). Named after the 20th Century Battleship ,...

Three Lessons the Celebrity Photo Hacking Scandal Teaches Kids

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 3:45pm

This may sound cliche, but the recent celebrity photo hacking scandal offers a perfect opportunity for parents to discuss the do’s and don’ts of Internet behavior and their consequences with their kids. This goes...

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