Troop 6000 may seem like any other Girl Scout troop, but there's one big difference: It’s based in a shelter in Queens, New York, and all of its current members—and troop leaders—are homeless.
Golden girl Laurie Hernandez is rewarding kids' incredible achievements and fueling back-to-school spirit across the country.
Mom Stacey Gagnon wrote, "The minute we walked inside, the room became silent and every child stared or pointed at my son..."
Worried your child's self-esteem is too dependent on social media validation? Here's how to cultivate IRL confidence in this online world.
Considering getting your child a smartphone? See how one mom navigated the tricky terrain of what to buy—and how to teach her son to safely operate in the digital world.
These simple activities teach kids about basic financial principles, including charitable giving, delayed gratification, budgeting, saving money, and compounding interest.
Should We Teach Kids About Porn?
With pornography potentially just a click away from our kids' eyes online, should we explain what it is? And how?
Kids are never too young to learn the concept of charity. That’s why I’m starting now.
Coming up with weeknight meals for your family already feels like a full-time job, so why spend more time at the grocery store than necessary? Learn how to cut through the chaos with these expert time-saving tips.
Gather family and friends and put your crafting skills to work helping children in need.
This summer, FamilyFun is teaming up with Access Hollywood's Kit Hoover and two venerable volunteer organizations, Enchanted Makeovers and generationOn, to encourage families like yours to make and donate capes to kids who enter homeless shelters. We know we can make a huge difference, so grab some friends and throw a party with a purpose!
Kids are focused on photos, fans, and followers—like it or not.
A young girl was angered to learn the new Monopoly game didn't equally represent female and male characters from the new Star Wars movie.
Don't just force her to apologize. Teach her how to mean it.
What to do with all those outgrown coats and boots? Organize a winter-clothing exchange at your child's school.
Really Cute Thank-You Notes
Saying thank you won't be a chore with these fun easy-to-make cards. Even little kids can help!
An expert on etiquette and manners shares advice on how to raise children with good manners. Read answers to your questions about behaving at the dinner table, proper etiquette, and more.
Want your child to be money-savvy like Warren Buffet? These tips will help your kid learn how to save and manage money.
Even with a good allowance system in place, issues can come up (like when your child insists he's not getting enough cash!). Here's how to handle four common problems, according to family finance expert Joline Godfrey, CEO of Independent Means, Inc.
Even if it takes a few reminders, encourage your child to be more mindful of some basic etiquette.