Happy Father’s Day: 3 Best Dads in the Animal Kingdom

Best Dads in the Animal Kingdom

Dads are the best! Not only do they work hard to provide us with food, water, shelter, and clothes; they come home after long days at work to cheer us […]

Genetipetz Fun Facts: Leadership Lessons from Hawx

Hawx, part hawk, part fox are leaders

Being a kid today can be tough. In a society that claims to value individuality, it’s easier than ever to be a follower. Part fox, part hawk, Hawx are known […]

Genetipetz Fun Facts: Hide-and-Seek with Skoink

hide and seek with Skoink

A word to the wise — if you’re engaged in a game of hide-and-go-seek with a Skoink, think twice before sneaking up on them. Super smart and known for their […]

5 Best Children’s Books About Animals

Top Childrens books about animals

Do you love to read? Or love reading with your family? Maybe your mom or dad reads to you at night, complete with character voices. If you enjoy escaping to […]

No Place Like Home: 3 Ways Kids Can Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day

Saturday, April 22, 2017 will mark the 47th Earth Day celebration in the United States. Whether your family works hard to help take care of the Earth and teach you […]

Full Moon Fun Facts About Kids & Animals

Full Pink Moon

For centuries, myths have said that the full moon makes humans and animals alike act, well … crazy! On April 11, 2017, the Full Pink Moon will be on full […]

Becoming Minimalist: Growing Grateful Kids

kid heros

In today’s plugged-in, fast-paced world, it can be difficult for families — and especially kids — to feel truly connected. Commercials are constantly pushing the hottest new must-have gadget, parents […]

MixedUp Family History

Family Roots

Flip on any channel, and you’re bound to see a commercial for Ancestry DNA, MyHeritage or Kybella urging you to test your DNA and find out more about your family’s roots. […]

Game of Thrones: Finding Confidence

Dolphin Confidence

In today’s world, you can hardly go a day without hearing words like cyber-bullying. It's hard to be a kid, and it’s even harder to navigate relationships and find a […]

Play Smart: Toys to Get Your Kids Thinking


Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know careers in STEAM — Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics — are rapidly growing areas. While your kids might be […]