Enter to win a family 4-pack of tickets to see Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party at the Colonial Life Arena! We’re celebrating Mother's Day with an awesome new giveaway! We’ve partnered with the Colonial Life Arena to give...
Mother's Day is right around the corner, and we've created some cute Mother's Day printables your littles can decorate and complete in your honor. Simply pass this on to your significant other to print out as an activity with...
To help kids celebrate, here are some fun, free Earth Day printables as well as activities you can do with your children to commemorate the day! Earth Day is an annual celebration that honors the achievements of the environmental movement...
Whether you are looking for a place to escape the rain or heat, or don’t feel like hosting another playdate in your own home, PlayMatters is an ideal spot to take your little ones. Located in West Columbia, PlayMatters...
One of my favorite activities to do in the spring is to visit the strawberry fields. What I love about Columbia is that we have multiple strawberry patches nearby.  My family recently went to Clinton Sease Farm to pick some...
Here are some inexpensive activities to entertain your kids without breaking the bank. Sport and Skatestation USA This roller skating fun center is located in Lexington and admission and skate rental is $10. Monday nights are family nights where admission is...
As a born and bred Minnesota gal, spring has a very special place in my heart. When you grow up in the frozen tundra where temperature and windchill at -20 is commonplace and snow is present eight or nine months...
It’s that time of year again – time to watch the synchronized fireflies do their thing! I’m not talking about a trip to see the Columbia Fireflies baseball team. Before there was a baseball team, these real-life fireflies were lighting...
Anyone who has filled a basket with plastic Easter eggs knows that the colorful containers are only egg-citing when accompanied by the mystery of what's inside. Once the candy or toy has been discovered, the plastic egg often gets...
Spring Break is right around the corner! Not planning a big family trip? Try these ideas for things to keep the kiddos entertained and happy during their time off from school.  10 Things to Do at Home and Around Town 1....
Warmer weather in famously hot Columbia can offer a lot of opportunities -- from volunteering to water play to reading programs to travel, and everything in between! But what about those days when the temps are over 100 degrees and...
The weather is warming up and the rain continues to fall! So what to do with a rainy day and a busy toddler, plus a newborn? Craft time! With a little bit of luck you can create your own...
I love sports. My kids, ages nine and six, don’t necessarily share my passion. Football, basketball, golf, baseball … I love a good sports competition. The month of March is home to one of the most important college sporting...
Now that spring almost is here, my daughters and I are trying to spend as much time outside as possible. But they get bored with the backyard quickly, and my number one go-to are local parks or playgrounds. Here...
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Ultimate Guide to Summer Reading Programs Around Columbia

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Summertime is upon us! Time to let littles relax and have fun…playing outdoors, staying up late, and reading! Reading? YES! Research shows that kids who do...