Photo courtesy of Minnesota Dental Association

On February 5 and 6: Free dental care for Minnesota kids, from Minnesota dentists. more

Jan 4, 2016 10:04 AM The Fam

If you’re looking for some good local camps to keep the kids occupied over break, here are a few places to start. more

Dec 15, 2015 10:23 AM The Fam

Minnesota-raised sisters launch a North-focused personalized apparel line for the babies in our lives. more

Dec 14, 2015 2:06 PM The Fam


Photo courtesy of Tracy Singleton

Birchwood Café’s Tracy Singleton talks how to get kids to eat healthy at home and school (yes, even broccoli!). more

Nov 18, 2015 11:53 AM The Fam

What the St. Paul native Jamie Malone's food life looks like—from her favorite dish (that's not her own) to her local food hero. more

Nov 17, 2015 3:13 PM Foodie


Photo from American Swedish Institute's Facebook

Some of the most tempting holiday festivities are hosted by our local Scandinavian and German cultural centers. more

Nov 17, 2015 2:24 PM The Fam


Photo by Dan Norman

An 8-year-old shares her thoughts of the munchkins, flying monkeys, and yellow brick road of The Wizard of Oz production at the Children's Theatre Company. more

Nov 13, 2015 1:30 PM The Fam

Michael Hall's latest picture book, 'Red, A Crayon's Story,' is about a red crayon wanting to be blue, and it sends a pretty powerful message about identity and expectations. more

Nov 3, 2015 3:41 PM The Fam

15 not-so-scary Halloween events for kids—inside, outside, and with shopping, too. more

Oct 21, 2015 1:46 PM , The Fam

Fun and creative costume ideas—some very doable, some more ambitious—to get you into the Halloween spirit. more

Oct 19, 2015 11:32 AM The Fam


photo by Caitlin Abrams

MEA Weekend Ideas for Twin Cities families, from kids and family expert, editor Stephanie Wilbur Ash, writes about good stuff for families on the go. more

Oct 5, 2015 11:46 AM The Fam


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Bring the whole fam! Kidstock, Woofstock, animal-themed fitness at Como Zoo, and a wooded archery adventure. more

Sep 10, 2015 3:58 PM The Fam

A list of pool and beach closings in Minneapolis and St. Paul and surrounding Twin Cities metro, from kids and family expert, editor Stephanie Wilbur Ash, writes about good stuff for families on the go. more

Sep 2, 2015 10:56 AM The Fam


Courtesy of Minnesota State Fair

Weekend fun for Twin Cities families: The State Fair, Renaissance Festival, and a full-moon canoe adventure. more

Aug 27, 2015 12:44 PM The Fam


Photo from Heritage Days Facebook page

Families, summer’s not over yet! Great things to do this weekend—face painting and fireworks included. more

Aug 13, 2015 9:42 AM The Fam


Photo courtesy of The Floating Library

Weekend fun for your Twin Cities fam: A floating library, Paws on Grand, Shakopee Derby Days, and games from around the globe. more

Jul 31, 2015 9:21 AM The Fam


Photo courtesy of Pinky Swear Foundation

Minneapolis-founded triathlon empowers young athletes to help kids fighting cancer. more

Jul 13, 2015 12:13 PM The Fam


Photo from Lakeville's Pan-O-Prog Facebook page

Family weekend fun: Waffles, water slides, parades, and a pops orchestra al fresco. more

Jul 9, 2015 3:39 PM The Fam