Green Turtle Stencil with Sign Reading Just Slow Down

In Praise of Slowness: Parenting Books about Slowing Down

Carl Honoré, author of ‘Under Pressure’ and ‘In Praise of Slowness’, inspires parents to slow down and find the natural balance between too little...



What is a Chromosome? Simple definitions for understanding human genetics

From cancer risk to eye color, human genetics determines who you are, based on the DNA you inherit from your parents. But what is...

How to Choose the Gender of Your Baby

Curious about whether gender selection is truly possible? Is selecting the gender of your baby a real thing? Valid medical procedures do exist which allow...



Click, Click Click! Up on the Housetop Lyrics

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Up on the Housetop, the classic Christmas song written by Benjamin Hanby in 1864, with these free printable lyrics. Up...

Favorite Children’s Poems for World Poetry Day

World Poetry Day on March 21, 2020 is the perfect time to introduce poetry to children and to promote early literacy skills.  Here's a...
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‘Over the River’: The Children’s Thanksgiving Song

It stings the toes, and bites the nose!  Printable lyrics to every parent and child's favorite Thanksgiving song, 'Over the River and Through the Wood'. Enjoy the vivid imaginary...
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Foolproof Steps for Roasting Pumpkin Seeds at Home

As Halloween approaches, you're probably ready to carve jack-o’-lanterns. Over 1.5 billion pounds of pumpkin are sold each year, and most are just thrown away. Don’t just carve...
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Five Little Pumpkins – Quintessential Halloween Poems for Preschoolers

Remember the folk poem, the Five Little Pumpkins?  Fall into autumn with these classic poems about pumpkins every preschooler loves to learn! Poems and Fingerplays About Pumpkins Five...