Good Vibrations

Two Random Acts of (Houston!) Kindness You Can Do to Vastly Improve Your Day

Send a hopeful note to a pediatric cancer patient or a comforting card to a senior citizen.

04/30/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Keeping Watch

For Open Childcare Centers, Precaution Is Everything

How one preschool is handling its designation of being an essential business.

04/23/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Feed the World

Justin Reid Helps Kids’ Meals Celebrate Major Milestone

The local org has successfully delivered over a million free, healthy meals to children in need.

02/21/2020 With Stevi Maytubby

Rocket Power

Clint Capela Takes Kids on a Surprise Back-to-School Shopping Spree

The NBA star teamed up with Reliant to host 30 kids and their mentors from Big Brothers Big Sisters for his CC15 Foundation's inaugural Back 2 School program.

08/28/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Prom Season

MD Anderson Prom Gives Teen Cancer Patients a Night to Remember

The annual red carpet event helps pediatric patients forget about treatment and just be kids for a night.

05/03/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Attention All Dads

Did Kendra Scott Just Come Up With the Cutest Mother's Day Gift?

"Color Me Kendra" lets kids play jewelry designer with more than macaroni.

04/17/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Micro-Fashion

Maisonette Wants to Make Life Easier for Moms

The online marketplace for luxury children's goods is hitting the road and teaming up with local designers Hunter Bell and Bailey McCarthy for the Houston tour stop.

04/10/2019 By Abby Ledoux

A Lot More Than PB&J

Meet the Mini Culinary Maestros Repping Houston on Top Chef Junior

Season two of the Emmy-nominated show, featuring 13-year-old Kate Daniel and 8-year-old Eric Martinez, premieres Saturday, September 8.

09/07/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Warm Fuzzies

Junior League Volunteers-Turned-Personal Shoppers Outfit Kids with Back-to-School Essentials

Through the League's partnership with Child Advocates Inc., nearly 100 local children in foster care kicked off their school year with a Target shopping spree.

09/06/2018 By Abby Ledoux

If the Crown Fits

Houston, You Can Now Party Like a Princess

Pretty Princess Parties offer all the magic of Disney without the price tag.

08/29/2018 By Samantha Chavarria

Ice House

Meet Houston's Young Mariachis in the Making

An afternoon at MECA, where kids of all ages learn the art form.

08/17/2018 By Nicki Koetting

Too Cool for School

Warby Parker Launches Kids' Collection In All Houston Stores

New specs for the most stylish generation yet.

08/08/2018 By Abby Ledoux

100 Best Shops

12 Local Stores for Top-Notch Gifts

When you need a great gift and Target just won’t do the trick, hit these shops.

04/24/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Kid Approved

Houston's Most Unique Summer Day Camps

From fencing to candle making, these summer camps rule.

03/14/2018 By Sarah Gish

Add to Calendar

52 Weekends of Family Fun

Your year with the youngsters, planned.

12/29/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

School's Out

TUTS' Kid-Friendly Musical Camps Return This Winter Break

Maybe your child is the next Lin-Manuel Miranda. Maybe you need a few hours alone at H-E-B.

11/24/2017 By Laura Furr Mericas

Opera Time

Ditch the Pearls, Grab the Kids and Head to the Opera

Opera in the Heights will preview its 2017-2018 season with a family-friendly kickoff party Saturday morning.

08/17/2017 By Holly Beretto

DIY

Where to Pick Your Own Fruit This Spring

These five farms offer fresh berries for the picking and much more.

03/24/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Get Out

Where Can You Kayak and Ice Skate with Santa in One Place?

Discovery Green, of course.

12/14/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Winter Wonderland

Typhoon Texas Brings the North Pole to Houston with Winterfest

What's a waterpark to do in the winter? Transform itself into an ice paradise, of course.

12/09/2016 By Teresa Rodriguez