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Spring Break With Kids

Survivor: Spring Break Edition

Christy Heitger-Ewing | Posted 06.23.2014 | Parents
Christy Heitger-Ewing

I remember bursting with excitement to get a break from boring homework, cranky teachers, chaotic classrooms and sticky cafeteria floors. Those were glorious days because I was a kid. Now that I'm an adult, spring break looks a whole lot different.

Your Daily Guide to an Awesome Spring Break Staycation

Common Sense Media | Posted 06.18.2014 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Let's face it: Not everyone can go to Bermuda for spring break. But sometimes a "staycation" is just what the doctor ordered, because you can hang out with the kids and tackle spring cleaning.

Spring Break Is Here and the Littles Are Restless

Jamie Davis Smith | Posted 06.14.2014 | DC
Jamie Davis Smith

Wondering what to do to keep the little ones busy over spring break? There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained. Here are five suggestions.

How to Survive Spring Break at Home

Lynn Perkins | Posted 06.09.2014 | Parents
Lynn Perkins

No plans for a family vacation this spring? No worries. Here are five strategies for surviving school-free days at home with the kids this Spring Break and having a fun, memorable time together without venturing far from home.

How to Enjoy Your Spring Break With Kids (Hint: Put Your Phone Down)

Megan Morton | Posted 05.31.2014 | Parents
Megan Morton

we are sitting with our lounge chairs sinking into the tide. The sun is setting and we are sipping frosty Coronas. Two sun-kissed little boys run and dip into the waves, wielding their sand shovels. Our little boys. We have figured it out. How to vacation with kids.

Skiing With Your Children Is Not Skiing

Stephen Kessler | Posted 06.01.2013 | Parents
Stephen Kessler

You have memories of the hot tub party in Aspen, that German stranger you met après ski in Lake Tahoe, the sound of powder hitting your skis as you schussed down Rattler in Deer Valley. Forget them. That is not your life anymore. You are skiing with children now.

5 Fun Spring Break Vacations For Kids

LearnVest | Posted 05.17.2013 | Parents
LearnVest

When you have a family, spring break is a little less MTV and a little more Sesame Street.  In other words: You get to relax, but with your kids in tow.

Spring Break Woes: My Kid is Too Old for Camp

Quia Querisma | Posted 05.12.2013 | Parents
Quia Querisma

I miss the days when I could send them to camps to occupy their little minds and bodies all day. They've since aged out of camps and now they're home all day, vegging out on school breaks. What exactly does one do with big kids on spring break? Allow me to share my theories: