Mom pays back favors with food
May 1, 2014 As we get older, all of us find ourselves sometimes doing things for our parents mostly because it’s the right thing to do. more »»
Two area parks being revitalized
May 1, 2014 With another school year winding down and summer just around the corner it is time to start thinking about what you can do to keep the kids entertained all summer lon. more »»
Tissue paper has many uses
May 1, 2014 Tissue paper has more uses than you think! Instead of just using it as filler inside gift bags, give the following three crafts a try. more »»
Parenting book delivers laughs
May 1, 2014 You never wanted to grow up to be a zookeeper. And yet, your home is filled with wildlife: monkeys on the furniture. Hyenas watching TV. Elephants tromping through the house. more »»
Kids throwing a party? Hmm...
November 1, 2013 With the major holidays just around the corner, I imagine that many of you will be throwing or attending a festive party over the next few months. more »»
Pros and cons of coaching
November 1, 2013 As a parent of two very active boys who are just beginning their journey through sports and recreation I have been faced with a decision that all parents will certainly come across — to coach or not... more »»
What’s sweet, soft and homemade? Marshmallows!
November 1, 2013 What could be better than a crispy fall evening around a campfire than toasting marshmallows? How about homemade marshmallows? Homemade marshmallows are a simple and delicious alternative to the... more »»
Tap into childrens’ creativity with Legos
November 1, 2013 Here at the Altoona Area Public Library Youth Room, we’re constantly thinking of ways to get more children in the door, so that we can help facilitate a lifelong love of reading. more »»
KITS After-School Program July 29, 2014
The Salvation Army and Skills of Central PA have collaborated to provide a free after-school program to children in first through sixth grade. This program is offered 3:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. more »
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A Ray of Hope
July 18, 2014 Sometimes parents just aren't enough.
We love our kids so immensely, but we can't always give exactly what our kids need. more »