How to Make the Legendary Waffle Pizzas At Home

Put a little zing in your morning without running through the drive-thru. Essentially a Waffle Taco, this delightfully fun and easy Waffle Breakfast Pizza is a little bit sweet, a little bit savory, and so ridiculously fun to make and eat, your kids will set their alarms early just so they don’t miss it! Here’s how to make ‘em in your own kitchen… Start by putting frozen waffles on a Read more ...

10 Homemade Gifts Kids can Make

Inspired by the outpouring of comments about how much you love the homemade gifts featured in “DIY Beauty Gifts in Jars,” we wanted to share more wonderful gift ideas with you. I asked my girls Breanna and Bayleigh, now 20 and 11, to share their favorite projects over the years. Below are some examples they shared (via Pinterest, of course). All can be made with inexpensive materials, are completely Read more ...

Fly the Kid-Friendly Skies

Any parent who has ever been on an airplane is familiar with the dirty looks reserved for those traveling with small children. Flying with your little ones does not need to deteriorate into a seat-kicking, crying scene straight out of a sitcom. When you are prepared to comfort and entertain your kids, your fellow travelers will thank you and your kids will enjoy a stress-free flight. Practice Read more ...

Celebrating Our Coupons.com Dads

Here’s what they really want for Father’s Day. Father’s Day is just around the corner, and we thought it’d be a great time for you to meet some of the dads who spend much of their week at the Coupons.com offices. We asked them to share with you what they love to receive on their special day (it’s Sunday!), and here’s what they said. (Hint: Not one mentioned a tie. Funny.) “I Read more ...

Book It: Summer Reading Programs for Kids

It’s Children’s Book Week! And with school winding down, here’s an important tip—research shows that children who don’t read through the summer can lose a month or more of progress made during the school year. Keep your children’s minds sharp with a summer book reading program that offers kid-friendly perks and freebies. There are several to choose from, and your kids can earn prizes Read more ...

Creative Valentines for Kids

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” –Charles M. Schulz. There’s no doubt about it, Valentine’s Day is full of love and chocolate—and if you have a house full of kids, it’s full of dozens of valentines, as well. Just remember, no rule says every valentine must contain a candy component. Here are some creative ideas to make your heartfelt contribution Read more ...

Keep Kids Busy During Summer

One month down, two to go. If summer vacation is starting to wear on your nerves and your pocketbook, then listen up! We have a list of freebies and discounts that will keep kids busy all summer long. During summer you can get some great deals on activities around town. From mini golf to movie theaters, you’ll find the deepest discounts on weekday mornings. Alleys across the country are offering Read more ...

Six Important Lessons for Financially Fit Kids

Financial responsibility is a life lesson our children can’t afford to miss, and since it’s not exactly required curriculum in most schools, it’s up to parents to teach kids how to handle money. No pressure. Here are six quick tips that can help you pass along some important financial lessons. Some chores should simply be part of a child’s household contribution, like making the bed Read more ...