Parenting

Raising kids in Northeast Wisconsin has its pros and cons. We've got unique stories about places to go, things to do and a little parenting advice from time-to-time too!

The Bouncin’ Bus – The Only Traveling Gym & Fitness Center For Kids In All Of Wisconsin

If you’re raising young kids in the Green Bay area, you’re going to be so excited to hear about this unique opportunity that not only gives us parents a well-deserved break, but an unforgettably fun experience for our little ones at the same time. If you’ve ever wondered about the bright green school bus at […]

13 Dirty & Dangerous Outdoor Games Every Wisconsin Parent Needs to Teach their Kids

Do you remember what it was like growing up in Wisconsin when you were a kid? Your childhood was probably filled with sandbox creations and snow forts. You most likely tore through the neighborhood on your bike and had sword fights with sticks. So what’s wrong with kids these days? With their video gaming and […]

Kids Battle Ogres, Learn Math, and More with SparkNET’s Educational Apps

Recently, my parents made the decision to move all the way across the country in order to fulfill their dream of living near the ocean. While I am beyond happy for them, the move meant that a lot of keepsakes that they were holding onto for me and my brother now live in my basement.

7 Super Fun Pools & Splash Pads Throughout Green Bay & The Fox Cities

Swimming is a perfect summer activity – especially on days when the weather is so hot you could die! The next time you decide to suit up and go for a swim, why not explore other fun pools in cities around you, rather than go to the same pool you always have? That way you’ll […]

Door County Family Day Idea: A Trip to Egg Harbor & Fish Creek

My son Max often asks what we’re gonna do on family day and when family day is. It has become an important part of his weekly routine and it sure does mean a lot to him when his whole family can be together. It’s about bonding time, tradition and just being able to spend quality […]

Beat Summer Boredom – Take Your Kids to the Local Library and Everybody Wins!

School is out! Three words that evoke joy in the spirits of young children and fear in the hearts of parents everywhere. It always starts off fine. But eventually, your kids will be moping around the house on lazy summer afternoons with nothing to do. Summer is time for fun outdoors. However, there will be […]

5 Perfect Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas You Can Get in Green Bay & Appleton

Since we live such busy lives, shopping for a gift at the last minute is just the way it goes sometimes… But – even at the last minute – it’s hard for us to just settle on a gift card. Because that hardly shows any creativity or sentimental value, right? So, here’s the perfect solution… […]

18 Unique & Memorable Birthday Party Ideas For Kids – in Green Bay & the Fox Cities

Our best birthday memories happen when we’re kids. That’s when your birthday mattered. Once you have children of your own, the focus turns to them. If you think about it, your kids only get a handful of birthdays to really celebrate before it turns into a regular old “cake and ice cream after dinner” sort […]

Fun Green Bay 2013 Easter Events for Kids [Infographic]

Easter fun is only a hop, skip and a jump away… We’ve tracked down several fun adventures for kids that are taking place during the last two weekends in March and first weekend in April. Have fun with the kids this Easter! Check out the graphic below to find out where you can meet the […]