Kids on the Grand has always been the companion blog of grkids.com…and now we’re happy to say that grkids.com’s new website has built a new home for us. Same content, same bloggers, just living under a different domain. Visit us …Read the Rest
Cash Mobs. The latest incarnation of the flash mob, these are starting to pop up where locals are interested in investing in their community. I love the idea. Getting people back into local stores helps our community on so many …Read the Rest
When I was asked to come review the new Facing Mars exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum I penciled an hour into my planner. My family had been to the Museum not that long ago and I planned for …Read the Rest
This contest is closed but tickets are still available as of Feb 22, 2012. Congratulations to Stacy Heyman-Snyder! What is that weird-looking instrument? Did you hear that funky sound? Where is that coming from? Are the words theremin or a …Read the Rest
I started this series in November with good intentions…updating you on life behind the scenes every month. But the big thing I wanted to share with you got pushed back and then pushed back some more. It’s with hesitation and …Read the Rest
The grkids.com calendar is the PERFECT place to find fun things to do with the kiddos. February is full of excitement, and I can’t wait to create fun memories with my kids. Below you will find the top events that caught my eye. This is, by no means, an all-inclusive list. Feel free to check out the calendar and make a list of your own to fill your February!
What a treat! My family just returned from a GR Symphony’s Lollipop concert and we loved it! I’m sure you’re familiar with the story of Little Red Riding Hood, but have you ever seen it as a ballet with music, …Read the Rest
Jennifer, an injury prevention specialist at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital works with Safe Kids of Greater Grand Rapids. She’ll periodically be joining us to help us keep our kids safe. Today she’s writing about button batteries and their surprising dark …Read the Rest
This contest is closed. Congratulations to Shannon Wendt, Christine Stander, Kathie Kuzee, Janette Fitzgerald, and Erin Hemenway – You’re taking your families to Romeo& Juliet! I was wrong. Romeo & Juliet is not just for adults. Or girls. Creative Arts …Read the Rest
How to make a lollipop Valentine with a cupcake holder. Easy!