Kids Family Features

The Nelsons

Photo by Becca Sabot; hair and makeup by Julie Lam

Our favorite camps, outings, and activities for your kids and family. more

Mar 18, 2015 12:02 PM Kids & Family

Dr. Tim Culbert

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Who’s fighting America’s childhood ADHD epidemic? Dr. Tim Culbert, one deep breath at a time. more

Jan 30, 2015 12:00 AM Kids & Family

From the child-filled warmth and chaos of our homes to yours—here’s what our editor-parents are thankful for this season. more

Nov 25, 2014 5:15 PM Kids & Family

Jason Good

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

The ridiculous, amazing story of a Jason Good: a daddy, a blogger, a book deal, and what it means to be a man. more

Aug 14, 2014 12:00 AM Kids & Family

Six Father's Day haikus, from the desks of our editors. more

Jun 13, 2014 11:39 AM Kids & Family

Lawn care

Photo by Steve Henke

Readying your yard for the season makes lawn care easier all summer long. Our checklist spells things out for you. more

May 8, 2014 12:17 PM Kids & Family

Moving House

Photo by Steve Henke

The overwhelming task of spring cleaning is more manageable with a sensible checklist of steps: clean out your closet, donate furniture, bring in a professional, and buy new art. more

May 8, 2014 9:31 AM Kids & Family

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine editors find the best car washes in the Twin Cities, and Gerring's takes home first place. more

May 8, 2014 12:00 AM Kids & Family


Photo by Steve Henke

A checklist to tackle your flower beds, whether or not you go to the professionals for help. more

May 8, 2014 12:00 AM Kids & Family


Photo by Steve Henke

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine offers tips on tuning up your bike. more

May 8, 2014 12:00 AM Kids & Family

We asked to see your rattiest Barbies. It's not so pretty in pink. But it's adorable. more

Apr 2, 2014 9:21 AM Kids & Family

The coldest winter Minneapolis and St. Paul have seen in a while has made for some grumpy kids. Here's how their parents captured the discontent. more

Mar 4, 2014 7:18 PM Kids & Family

Twin Cities for kids

Photo by Eliesa Johnson

Eighty-six reasons the Twin Cities is a great place to be a kid (and a pretty cool place to be a mom, dad, grandparent, and anyone else who needs to occupy a kid for a few hours, too). more

Jan 15, 2014 6:00 AM Kids & Family


Stephanie Ash

The Land O'Lakes Kennel Club Dog Show was held the first weekend in January. Kids came despite the sub-zero temps. They'd do anything for fur-friends, including learn to handle them. Here are four. more

Jan 8, 2014 3:59 PM Kids & Family

Tiaras at Lynden's Soda Fountain

Photo by Eliesa Johnson

For kids who want to make it to the next level, there are plenty of camps and clinics in the Twin Cities to help them advance in sports, singing, even circus-ing. more

Jan 8, 2014 12:22 PM Kids & Family

Twins Stadium

Photo by Eliesa Johnson

A busy kid is a happy kid, so fill their hours with trampoline jumping and skiing lessons to keep them engaged and always learning. more

Jan 8, 2014 12:16 PM Kids & Family

Kids reading at the Walker Art Center

Photo by Eliesa Johnson

Stretch your kids' minds (they'll thank you later) with after school activities that will train them to be leaders. more

Jan 8, 2014 12:08 PM Kids & Family

Kid at Como Zoo

Photo by Eliesa Johnson

No size to small when it comes to volunteering in the Twin Cities. These organizations welcome tiny hands. more

Jan 8, 2014 12:04 PM Kids & Family