Kids with cancer love to hate Michael’s Meanies, an outlet for their fear and anxiety

Michael heard a little girl crying, and he wanted to give her something to help take her fear and frustration away.

Top 10 events for Pittsburgh kids in March

This month brings a wonderful collection of events, from family dance parties to a free cookie decorating class.

Top 13 February events for kids in Pittsburgh

We view February as the Wednesday of winter, the halfway month where we can spot a hint of spring in every crocus and robin outside the window. But it’s also […]

Grieving families find support and comfort through Angels By Your Side

Human connection is important, especially when going through a tragedy.

Single Mom Defined grows as a support group of moms helping moms

“Being a single mom during the pandemic has taken stress to a new level.”

11 top January events for kids in Pittsburgh

The new year breaks open with lots of cool things to do with kids

5-year-old Noah Robbins found his forever home after 3 years in foster care

“People are constantly telling us that we’re good people for adopting Noah, but we’re the lucky ones.”

Baden school buys 520 ukuleles for virtual and COVID-safe music classes

“It’s giving kids confidence and a way to get their frustrations out.”

10 top kid-friendly Pittsburgh events in December

December is fueled by outdoor and indoor delights for kids in Pittsburgh.

Squirrel Hill’s Wightman Park renovation welcomes all ages, abilities and interests

“This park should be a model for all the parks in Pittsburgh.”

10 family-focused November events in Pittsburgh

This Top 10 compilation of family activities will entertain kids with high-energy outdoor fun and cool virtual programming.

There’s hope for postpartum depression with new drug from Magee-Womens Hospital

“This medication has a rapid onset, with most patients reporting effects within 24 hours after completing the infusion.”

Michael Keaton to the rescue with bus-stop meals for Pittsburgh kids

Pittsburgh non-profits wanted to find a solution to help bring food closer to kids.

Top 9 family events in March in Pittsburgh

The month is jam-packed with events that’ll make your kids roar with excitement.

Don’t miss these Top 10 February events for kids in Pittsburgh

Embrace winter with loads of kid-approved events.

13 January events for kids in Pittsburgh

Think it’s harder to keep kids active in the winter? We can help.

Museum Lab opens, making this site the country’s largest cultural campus for kids

There are surprises literally around every corner.

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Confessions of a zombie mom (on the set of a Pittsburgh horror flick)

“Mom, you’re weird, but I love you.”

Free and low-cost lessons bring music-making to Pittsburgh kids one note at a time

“These kids come in, they’re real shy and reserved and afraid they’re going to fail. Then they start to realize, ‘I can do this.’ ”

Maker kids will love these free crafting classes, thanks to Creativebug and Carnegie Library

“The craft renaissance is here and the library wants Pittsburgh to join.”