By Let Grow Staff - 08/04/2020 - 3 minute read
The Let Grow podcast is here. Supervision Not Required is a podcast featuring our president, Lenore Skenazy. She tackles topics like the importance of play, …
By Katy Anderson - 07/29/2020 - 7 minute read
With the baby of the family, how much does birth order come into play? Take a look at what this mom learned after she realized she was babying her youngest.
By Amber Gibson - 07/16/2020 - 6 minute read
Growing mushrooms has been a successful business plan for 12-year-old, Te'Lario. Learn how he started a successful mushroom farm in his basement.
By Tracy Tomasso - 07/15/2020 - 8 minute read
Learning how to tie dye has truly withstood the test of time. This DIY project is great for kids of all ages and is a great lesson in patience and failure.
By Stacy Tornio - 07/09/2020 - 6 minute read
This DIY fairy garden is easy for kids to do on their own. You just need a birdbath, plants, and DIY fairy furniture you make out of sticks.
By Erica Higgs - 07/02/2020 - 5 minute read
Abby has been hiking since 18 months, and she'll soon hit 500 miles. See how this hiking challenge has brought her confidence and independence.
By Jill Staake - 06/30/2020 - 28 minute read
Once upon a time, backyard games for kids were everywhere. Kids roamed their neighborhoods throughout the day and joined up to play all sorts of …
By Katy Anderson - 06/18/2020 - 7 minute read
Our family (like others throughout the world) has been spending a lot of time together for the last several weeks. At first, it felt relatively …
By Irshad Manji - 03/19/2020 - 7 minute read
When you face fear and uncertainty, it's a good opportunity to practice moral courage. Learn why this is a great focus while kids are out of school.
By Katy Anderson - 03/17/2020 - 6 minute read
Social distancing is important right now, but it can leave many with feelings of anxiety and depression. One way to help is by going outside.
By Let Grow Staff - 03/16/2020 - 7 minute read
Playing board games helps reduce stress and encourage social-emotional learning. Take a look at some of the best board games chosen by Let Grow staff.
By Kevin Stinehart - 03/12/2020 - 9 minute read
When you start googling out of fear, it's not likely to end well. This dad has great advice when it comes to googling fears—just don't.
By Katy Anderson - 03/10/2020 - 7 minute read
When this mom couldn't get her boys to stop roughhousing and wrestling, she decided to change her approach. All she needed was a few ground rules.
By Laurie Ulster - 02/27/2020 - 10 minute read
Parenting is hard, epecially when you have one kid that is independent while another one wants everything done for them. Here's one mom's story and advice.
By Kate Sundquist - 02/26/2020 - 10 minute read
When our kids get hurt, our instinct is to shelter them so that it won’t happen again. But are there other ways to safeguard kids against injury? The research says there are, and they’re easier than we thought.