Sometimes, as parents, we have to squeeze a quick date in after school drop-off. Such was my treat on a recent Wednesday after I dropped my son off at his school near Dodger Stadium. I used to work for the Dodgers, and one of my favorite ways to take a break from Blue Heaven was […]
It’s Easter on Sunday, so this week’s free fun is all happening Saturday. You can enjoy two Earth Day celebrations, dive into books about bunnies and sharks and make your own kinetic sculpture. Earth Day: Take Action Day! is taking place from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium in San Pedro. There will be […]
Books about pampering fun, music and a mother-son journey; a stroller, carseat and carrier for little ones and American Girl’s Girl of the Year make up our collection of favorites this month.
Then 10-year-old Adeela Gokal was 5, most people couldn’t understand her. “She had difficulty finding the right words,” says Alison Gokal, Adeela’s mom. When referencing objects, Adeela might say, “The thing with the thing.” Her parents figured it was something she would grow out of. And when Adeela struggled to read in kindergarten, her teacher […]
L.A. families can never have too much information about great education and enrichment options for their kids. That’s why L.A. Parent is hosting its first Education and Enrichment Fair from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. May 18 at The Commons in Calabasas. The goal is to connect families in the community with schools and enrichment programs that […]