Kids Activities & Education

Lola's World 310

Jenny, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, is here to share with you about a fun educational app for kiddos. This post is sponsored, but all opinions remain those of the writer. It seems that children […]


organize school binders

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on organizing school binders. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, and decades of dependence […]


Toon Goggles

Jenny, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, shares with you a fun, educational, & safe way to keep your kids entertained. This post is sponsored, but all opinions remain those of the writer. As parents, we […]


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We welcome our own expert in children’s fiction, 5 Minutes for Books managing editor Jennifer Donovan to share some of her favorite books for middle school boys. I firmly believe that there are books that […]

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No Back to School for BC Students

For the month of August, here at we’ve been excited about Back-to-School. We’ve hosted Back-to-School giveaways, blog post roundups, photo shoots and a shopping guide. We’ve been sharing the excitement of kids throughout North […]


Sylvan 310

Jenny Nanniga, 5 Minutes for Mom contributing writer, is here to introduce a program to help improve study skills. This post is sponsored and she was compensated for her time, but all opinions remain her […]


Preventing summer brain drain

Marya, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, is here to share a look into a tool to help prevent “summer brain drain”. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are our own. Parents of school […]


Top 4 Chapter Book Series for Girls

Julia and Sophia love books with strong leading characters who are girls. These are their favorite chapter book series… Note: This post contains Amazon affiliate links. #1 – Junie B. Jones My girls screamed laughing […]



This post for Zabra was written by 5M4M contributor, Geri Chase. While we were compensated for this post, the opinions remain those of the author. Did you know your teens have an “online GPA”?  Social media […]

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how to keep kids motivated

I hope that everyone had a wonderful break and are rested and ready to begin the next semester of school. Whether your child is in kindergarten, in high school or anywhere in-between, that first day […]