Family Fun

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8 Books for Pet Lovers, Adventurers and Book...

Adventures with Pets Pets enrich our lives, so why wouldn’t they enrich our stories, too? From the adorable to the zany to the heartfelt, these...

Summer Camp

10 Types of CAMPS to Explore

Use our Family Fun checklist to narrow down your child's camp choices. Is there a type of camp they may not have considered yet?...

Recent Posts

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Spotlight on Family Farming

Maryland Public Television’s “Maryland Farm and Harvest” recently celebrated the end of its 11th season with a nod to Frederick’s agricultural heritage via a...


Daylight Savings Time: How to Beat the Sunday Scaries

The clocks are set to spring forward at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 10, and parents everywhere have a sense of impending doom, as that...


Campers at Camp Airy

Dyslexia: When is the Best Time to Intervene?

In the United States, dyslexia affects an estimated 1 in 5 individuals, making it the most common learning difference nationwide. Dyslexia can pose challenges...


Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten

Some of the most dramatic brain development occurs during the first three years of a child’s life. During this critical time children are acquiring their ability to think, speak, learn, and reason. According to...