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The Science of Seeds

Enhance your child’s love of learning by helping her see the beauty and power of life right before her eyes! Not only is this a great bonding activity for you and your child, it’s also a great opportunity to connect God’s miracle of life to a simple, hands-on science experiment. It involves seed germination and…


Healthy Travel Snacks

These days, it can be difficult to find snacks that are healthy and kid-friendly, least of all travel-friendly. Whether you and your family are embarking on a long road trip or spending the day at the beach, we have a few quick, easy, and delicious snack ideas that are great on-the-go. High-Fiber, Low-Sugar Cereal Make…


One-on-One Time With Your Child

The school year tends to fill up very quickly — between church activities, extracurriculars, and daily to-do lists, it can be difficult to set aside time to invest in one-on-one time. However, summer vacation is the perfect opportunity to do this! No matter how big or small your family is, these suggestions will make quality…


Summer Science Experiments

Encourage your child’s learning and curiosity this summer while keeping them active and occupied with these fun, simple science experiments! Not only can you sneak a little education into your student’s summer fun, but you can help them discover how much fun the world of science can be. Start with a Science Journal If you…


Screen-Free Family Night

These days it seems like we just can’t escape our screens — from using computers for school and work, to streaming TV, to hours of scrolling endlessly on our phones, technology feels like it’s everywhere. While this has made our ability to be informed and educated that much easier, it can also cut us off…


The No Comfort Zone Summer

One of the many joys of summer is having time to relax, pick up the books we’ve wanted to read all year, and sometimes even enjoy a lazy day at home. Sometimes we really need this kind of summer: a chance to let our minds and souls rest and recuperate after a busy school year.…


How to Pray When You’re Angry

Life doesn’t always go the way we would like it to, and sometimes this results in us questioning God’s involvement — or lack thereof — in our lives. This is a very common and natural feeling when times get tough! It’s important to remember that no matter what, God will always love us, forgive us,…


Catholic Scientists for Your Student to Admire

It’s often thought that faith and science are incompatible; however, that’s not the case. These Catholics were phenomenal scientists and upheld the teachings and beliefs of the Church while making exciting discoveries that benefited the world. If you have a young scientist at home, teach her about these Catholic role models, and encourage her to…


Insider’s Guide to Summer Camp

School is out and it’s time for your child’s next big adventure: summer camp! While going to camp is fun and exciting, it can be a little overwhelming to look at the packing list and wonder, “Where should I start? How can I make sure he has everything he needs?” With these insider tips, you…


Take the Summer Challenge

Looking for ways to not just keep your child occupied this summer, but for activities that are enjoyable, educational, and encourage self-motivation and teamwork? We have the perfect choices for you. With this Summer Challenge, you can make the most out of every child’s summer vacation! How It Works At the beginning of the summer,…