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Teacher Had Class Doodle On Her Dress So She’d Never Forget Them

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 07.01.2016 | Good News

This idea passes with flying colors. Sha-Ree' Castlebury, who's taught first grade in Pat Henry Elementary in Lawton, Oklahoma, for the past five year...

Holy Rainbow Unicorn Eating An Ice Cream Cone, A Lisa Frank Coloring Book Is Coming

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.28.2016 | Arts

Attention, stressed out millennial women of the world: Do you want more than anything to time travel back to a simpler time? Specifically, the totally...

These Vintage Coloring Books Were Around Before Adult Coloring Was Cool

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 05.17.2016 | Arts

Would you give this coloring book about human anatomy to your 4-year-old child? To each their own, of course, but the precise detailing and nerdy subj...

My Addiction to All Things Colorful, Crafty, Stationery and Office Supply

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 05.04.2016 | Arts
The University of Central Florida Forum

By Yolanda Hood UCF Forum columnist I have a coloring book and pretty pencils to color with. I know many of you do, as well. But the difference betwe...

Ditch the Cord With Engaging (Offline) Activities for Traveling Kids

Map Happy | Posted 03.31.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

Traveling with children instantly adds adventure to any trip and the getting-there part is supposed to be half the fun. Supposed to be!

I Got Into Coloring Again, and This Is What It Taught Me About Life

Melissa Chu | Posted 03.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Melissa Chu

I think the reason why coloring is enticing to adults is similar to why it attracted us as kids. The rules are simple: Draw within the lines and use the colors you want. You can't really go wrong when coloring.

Apps for Meditating With Color

Linda Lauren | Posted 03.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Lauren

The more years I teach and enjoy meditation through mindfulness, the more interactive applications cross my desk to enhance the experience. My goal is...

Games Adults Should Play

Ruchika Behal | Posted 02.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Ruchika Behal

Four child hood activities we can all bring back in our life-our adult life- full of responsibilities, bills, and errands.

You'll Never Guess What Turns This Rice Blue

Foodbeast | Posted 02.19.2016 | Taste

Chef Daveux found that the Butterfly Pea Flower tea actually did the job as he boiled six tea bags and let the color form in the water. He then put some rice in a rice cooker, added the blue water and out came the Cookie Monster-looking rice.

The Best Way To Prep For Spring Term? 10 Secrets For Self-Care

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 01.13.2016 | College
Amy Oestreicher

As we get ready to get back into the school grind after the holidays, don't forget to take a deep breath. Sure, you may be taking way more courses than you think you can handle, or you may be worried about that one core requirement that you've been putting off since your first year, but don't worry, you've got this!

Creativity: The Only Mindset You'll Ever Need

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 01.04.2016 | Arts
Amy Oestreicher

Art is everywhere but where it needs to be. There's crafty tutorials, creative lesson plans, and learning-centered art projects floating around the internet, in parenting magazines, printable worksheets and children's toy stores.

How To De-Stress Instantly

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 12.19.2015 | Healthy Living

The holidays, as you might know by now, can be an especially stressful time. But before you give in to a particularly difficult family member or curse...

Coloring Is a Great Relaxation Tool for Kids and Adults Alike

Ingrid Prueher | Posted 09.08.2015 | Books
Ingrid Prueher

When you aren't well-rested, nothing feels right. Without the energy and sense of calm that result from a good night's sleep, it's hard for kids and adults to be focused and productive. You may feel edgy and even grumpy. Art therapy -- or, simply, coloring -- can help.

The Newest Hobby Every Adult Needs To Try | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.18.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Adult coloring books are a fairly new phenomenon, but one that’s quietly taking the nation by storm. In fact, as of this writing, thre...

Whoa Man, There's A Coloring Book For Stoners

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.29.2015 | Arts

When contemplating the activities and accessories that best compliment marijuana, certain things flock to mind: pizza, "Planet Earth," philosophical d...

Why I Finally Finished Creating a Mandala Coloring Book I Had Worked on for Almost a Decade

Sky Mandala Marcano | Posted 05.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Sky Mandala Marcano

To be honest I saw a bunch of people talking about coloring books for adults. Realizing the enjoyment people were getting from coloring. I started to ...

Sara Boboltz

A Brief Yet Complex Color History Of Crayola Crayons | Sara Boboltz | Posted 05.26.2015 | Arts

Few things stir up childhood nostalgia as quickly as a fresh box of crayons. It's easy to see what makes them an appealing collectors' item. For Ed We...

Crayola's 'Net-Themed Crayons Prove No One Knew How The Internet Worked In The '90s

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 05.20.2015 | Arts

There was a crayon called "www.purple."

13 Ways You Can Make Coloring Books A Part Of Your Adult Life (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.12.2015 | Arts

Note: Some of these coloring books are especially adult. You have been warned. Coloring is not just for kids. We've established that. The act of co...

These 12 Childhood Art Techniques Can Help Adults Relieve Stress

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.15.2014 | Arts

Making art doesn't necessarily sound like a stress reliever. Finding inspiration, keeping concentration, finding your artistic voice -- these things d...

Coloring Isn't Just For Kids. It Can Actually Help Adults Combat Stress.

The Huffington Post | Elena Santos | Posted 10.14.2014 | Arts

Coloring is an activity that we tend to associate with children. As we grow older, we put aside our crayons and colored pencils in favor of more respe...

My Mother, My Self

Dina L. Relles | Posted 07.11.2014 | Parents
Dina L. Relles

I recently discovered letters my mother had written (on a typewriter, no less!) to a close friend -- before she became a mother at all. They were from her pregnancy with me, her first, and reflected on how she felt about motherhood as she stood at its threshold.