weeknight meals

Expert advice on the challenge of family meal planning — especially for busy weeknights

These strategies can make family meal planning easier.

doors open

Doors Open invites families to explore and learn inside Downtown’s coolest buildings

If your kids are curious about Pittsburgh’s history, culture and architecture (or you’d like them to be!) stop by Doors Open Pittsburgh’s Downtown event.

things to do in Pittsburgh

11 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend, from free plane flights to fall celebrations and the Chinese Cultural Festival

From fall festivals to pumpkin-themed fun, there are so many things to do in Pittsburgh with kids.

Remake Learning

Pittsburgh’s Remake Learning wins global WISE Award for advancing education worldwide

Remake Learning has been recognized as a WISE Award winner for advancing education worldwide.

#BeKind21

On the final days of #BeKind21, here’s how your kids can spread kindness throughout our region

Check out the final three #BeKind21 actions for kids and adults to do this week.

Maker Monday

Maker Monday: Let’s make shaving cream prints

This easy DIY Maker Monday project can be done with items you likely have around the house.

fall events in Pittsburgh

Our big Fall Events Guide: 64 kid-friendly fall events in Pittsburgh and beyond

Enjoy three months of fun, kid-focused fall events in Pittsburgh.

The final week of #bekind21 begins: Here’s how you can get involved

Two weeks in, #BeKind21 has local kids thinking about kindness. Hear what they say!

kids and phones

When should your child get their first phone?

Photo above by Tim Gouw used by permission via Unsplash.  When should your child get their first phone? That’s a loaded question that many parents will face during this school […]

things to do in pittsburgh

10 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend, from Bellevue’s Brickvue to the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival

From small, quiet events to busy fall festivals, there are so many things to do with kids in Pittsburgh (and beyond) this weekend. 

Maker Monday

Maker Monday: Let’s try making sock puppets

This week’s Maker Monday project will teach your kids how to make a puppet from an old sock and some spare buttons

RADical Days

RADical Days are here: 5 weeks of free events happening in our region

RADical Days includes more than five weeks of free events at more than 60 locations around the region.

Laurel Highlands

Family road trip on just 1 tank of gas: Check out the Laurel Highlands

The number one reason to travel to the Laurel Highlands? There’s so much to do.

#BeKind21

#BeKind21 continues: Hear what local kids are saying about kindness

The Pittsburgh region is now one week into the #BeKind21 campaign, and kids explain why that matters.

Daniel Tiger

New parenting resources coming from Fred Rogers Productions (plus, our ‘Daniel Tiger’ survey results!)

Fred Rogers Productions is offering helpful videos about parenting alongside episodes of “Daniel Tiger.”

youth voice

Calling all teens: PublicSource wants to hear and amplify your voice

PublicSource is seeking teens to speak on the new season of their podcast From the Source.

teenagers with anxiety

Expert advice: How to help teenagers with anxiety

Strategies and insight from the Counseling & Wellness Center of Pittsburgh.

10 things to do this weekend in Pittsburgh, from Pierogi Fest and historic tours to a massive Steelers watch party

So much to do in Pittsburgh this weekend: Check out our list!

6 farms for apple picking in Pittsburgh this season

We love that kids love apples, which makes apple picking in Pittsburgh that much more fun.

Maker Monday

Maker Monday: Let’s try making pennants

Maker Monday fun: Celebrate any time with these cheerful homemade pennants.