family

  • Plan, be positive, unplug: 5 ways to make family meals more enjoyable

    BPT With our busy lifestyles today, finding time to shop for groceries, cook, then meet as a family to enjoy a meal together can be a major challenge. A Harris poll shows only 30 percent of American families share dinner each night. Yet the benefits of maintaining that family...
  • Baby Lemur Welcomed to the   Happy Hollow Park & Zoo Family

    HHPZ   SAN JOSE, CA – Happy Hollow Park & Zoo (HHPZ) is helping slow the decline of critically endangered black-and-white ruffed lemurs. Zookeepers and staff are tickled by the wide-eyed male lemur pup born at the Zoo on April 6.    “This pup has stolen our hearts. The...
  • Don’t Let a Holiday Family Visit Become a Holiday Disaster

    American Counseling Association During the holiday season, advertisers and the media are constantly portraying families as all having these perfectly wonderful, caring and loving relationships. Unfortunately, for most of us, our families are probably less than perfect. When it comes to holiday gatherings with our families, there’s always the...
  • Encourage a Love of Reading During National Family Literacy Month

    NewsUSA For many parents, it’s a struggle to get kids to read outside of the classroom, but November is the perfect time to change that, because it’s National Family Literacy Month. The importance of reading goes well beyond acing a test or getting an “A” on a book report....
  • 7 Ways to Get Fit as a Family

    StatePoint  Healthy eating habits and gym routines can be hard to keep up after the excitement of the holidays fizzle. For parents who juggle busy schedules, it can be particularly challenging to squeeze in the recommended amount of physical activity each day. However, with a little motivation and a...
  • Oakland Raiders send Thanksgiving Family to Mexico

    Oakland Raiders envia una familia de regalo del Dia de Accion de Gracias a Mexico...
  • Cervantez Family of Silicon Valley Named Honorees

    Earlier this month The Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley (HFSV) announced that this year’s La Familia Award will be presented to the Cervantez family of San Jose for their continued commitment to advocating for the rights of immigrants on a local, state and national level. The award will be...
  • Teach Your Kids To Cook On Vacation

    NAPS Cooking with your children can be a rewarding activity. It teaches them about nutrition, gives them a useful life skill, and exercises their knowledge of math and reading. It can be a lot of fun and give you a new way to bond as a family. It can...
  • SB50 Parties, Barbecues, and Family Gatherings

    Santa Clara County / CALIFORNIA Football fans, visitors, and residents are gearing up to celebrate the Super Bowl (SB50) in Santa Clara County. Whether eating at home, barbecues, parties, or restaurants, the Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Health encourages residents and visitors to use their food safety playbook when...