Subscription Boxes to Make Learning Fun for Your Kids

Originally Published on
September 2020

Make up for limited social interaction by finding ways to stimulate your child’s interest to learn even when at home.

Parents, the challenge is on – how can you make learning from home fun and engaging?


The pivot to online classes and virtual learning has subsequently pushed unique subscription kits from mere concepts into viable businesses.

From our Packola community, here are 3 amazing small businesses whose imaginative […]

2020 Parents’ Picks Awards Winner!

Originally Published on
August 2020

Best Products for Elementary Kids – 2020

Children have endless excitement and creativity to learn when they are young and and it’s up to us, as parents, to foster that creativity in unique and fun ways. We’ve chosen Best Products for Elementary Kids because making sure kids are having fun and sparking their creativity will help mould a child’s brain for years to come.

In order to be a Parents’ Picks Award […]

I’m The Chef Too! Keeps Kids Engaged in the Kitchen

I’m The Chef Too! Founder and CEO Lisa Wallace was featured on WBAL on 9/2/20 sharing the company’s newest product releases, Adventure Kits. These educational adventure kits take children on an exciting journey as they bake and create their way through some of their favorite topics. Children can question, invent, design, and engineer all through the world of cooking, as each recipe infuses educational themes and STEAM activities along the way.

This new product line is […]

Virtual Birthday Party Fun With I’m The Chef, Too!

Originally posted on Macaroni Kid
on August 8, 2020

When a global pandemic hits, you have to get creative and find new ways to celebrate birthdays. This has been on my mind for the last few months leading up to my daughter’s birthday because it is one of the things she looks forward to every year. We always make time for extra special fun with friends and family. Now that she is in elementary school, it’s […]

New! Interactive Educational Baking Kits by I’m The Chef, Too!

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I’m The Chef Too! Is now accepting pre-orders for our educational cooking kits to keep children reading, thinking, and learning during the self quarantine. Each edible adventure includes a cross curricular series of educational concepts that are infused into our recipes, making learning fun, engaging, and tasty out of the comfort of your home. Our class experiences are now boxed up and delivered right to your […]

3 Kid-Friendly Activities in Howard County for February

Originally Published by The Baltimore Sun
by Kit Waskom Pollard

With Valentine’s Day — and maybe some snow — on the horizon, this month is all about staying warm and sharing sweet moments with your family.

1. Get rhythm for the winter blues.

The February installment of the CandleKids concert series features Akropolis Reed Quintet, an upbeat, award-winning group of reed instrument performers.

Touching on music from Debussy to Gershwin, the show will be both […]

Review: I’m The Chef Too! Cooking Class

Originally Published by Macaroni Kid

My family recently had the opportunity to attend a cooking class at I’m the Chef Too! with Lisa Wallace. It is rare that all of us are able to enjoy something as a family of 4 so it was a special treat for us all to be together. Lisa’s class did not disappoint!

My daughter is 2 and my son is 6. They were both able to work separately as well […]