The 10 Best Back-to-School Movies to Watch This Weekend

The 10 Best Back-to-School Movies to Watch This Weekend

Get ready for the start of the school year with a classic movie that embodies that back-to-school feeling.  TheWrap.com put together a list of the best back-to-school movies. Here are the Top 10: 1.  “Fast Times at Ridgemont High”,  1982. 2.  “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”,  2001. 3.  “Kindergarten Cop”,  1990. 4.  “School of Rock”,  2003. 5.  “Mean Girls”, …Continue Reading

How To Make Those Viral ‘Corn Ribs’ on TikTok {WATCH}

How To Make Those Viral ‘Corn Ribs’ on TikTok {WATCH}

TikTok just keeps pumping out new food ideas.  “Corn ribs” are now a thing, and they’re exactly what they sound like…ribs, but made out of corn. The trend involves slicing whole cobs of corn into vertical sections, dressing it with a seasoned sauce or spread and cooking it much like you would with pork or…Continue Reading

‘Creamy Lemonade’ Is Taking Over TikTok; Here’s How To Make Your Own

‘Creamy Lemonade’ Is Taking Over TikTok; Here’s How To Make Your Own

TikTok’s latest trend is putting a twist on a classic summertime favorite. “Creamy lemonade” has become a viral trend with hundreds of TikTok users putting their own spin on the refreshing drink. Hayzee Girl Designs shared a strawberry lemonade recipe using sweetened condensed milk which has garnered more than 5.2 million people since May 20.…Continue Reading

Virginia Beach Public Library Offers Free Coding Games for Kids

Virginia Beach Public Library Offers Free Coding Games for Kids

Looking for activities for the kids? Why not try some fun coding games? The Virginia Beach Public Library has put together a list of free coding activities for kids. These games and activities encourage concepts such as sequencing and pattern recognition, plus skills including problem-solving, collaboration, and persistence through these “unplugged” coding activities: Move It,…Continue Reading

Get Free Admission at National Parks on These Select Dates 2021

Get Free Admission at National Parks on These Select Dates 2021

The U.S. National Park Service (NPS) has announced free admission dates for 2021. U.S. Residents can visit over 100 national parks across 36 states, including Yellowstone, Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Grand Teton, Rocky Mountain, Everglades, Denali, Zion, and more. For 2021, six fee-free dates have been announced: January 18: Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. April 17:…Continue Reading

101 Riddles For the Family.  How Many Can You Get Right?

101 Riddles For the Family. How Many Can You Get Right?

Need a little break to unwind with some fun brain teasers? Check out Parade Magazine’s ultimate list of the best riddles of all time. Parade divided the quizzes into categories like Easy, For Kids, Funny, Math, Word, and Really Hard Riddles. Easy Riddles: What has to be broken before you can use it? Kids Riddles: I follow you all the…Continue Reading

Turn Any Room Into a Classroom with These Free Online Resources

Turn Any Room Into a Classroom with These Free Online Resources

With schools across Hampton Roads implementing distance learning this fall, many organizations are offering free resources for students from activity books to virtual field trips. Our friends at 13NewsNow compiled a huge list of links to help turn any room into a classroom. Free learning workbooks  Live, interactive virtual camps  Interactive study guides  Rosie Riveters STEM…Continue Reading

20 Local Scavenger Hunts in Hampton Roads To Do This Summer

20 Local Scavenger Hunts in Hampton Roads To Do This Summer

MyActiveChild.com has put together a list of 20 Scavenger Hunts in Hampton Roads. Take pictures throughout Fort Monroe, check out the Mermaids in Norfolk, find painted rocks in Newport News, Dinosaurs in Virginia Beach or sign-up to be a citizen scientist to help the Elizabeth River Project! 1. Chesapeake Arboretum Scavenger Hunt 2. Elizabeth River Project Scavenger Hunts  3. Historical Fort Monroe Picture Biking Scavenger Hunt…Continue Reading