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National Building Museum

7 Playhouse-Style Museums for the Under-5 Set

These seven institutions encourage little ones to touch, climb, build, and stretch their legs (and ultimately their minds).

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Soups Up! Where to Find Sensational Bowls for a Cold Day

From classics like chicken noodle to modern creations like popcorn soup, D.C. restaurants have perfected the art of soup. Check out some of the best places to score a big bowl of the steamy goodness.

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Puppet Love: Awesome Marionettes to Hire for Your Kid’s Next Party

We’ve found the hottest puppet shows in the DMV, and they’ll have the kids giggling from now until their next birthday bash.

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Phoney Baloney! 6 Yummy Eateries for Mini Vegetarians and Vegans

We chomped our way through some of the DMV’s crunchiest restaurants and found these six vegetarian and vegan options that are kid-friendly to the max.

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Tour Your City: 9 Hidden Treasures of the National Mall

We’ve gathered nine insider secrets for the National Mall to kick the fun up a notch and make it worth coming back again and again.

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#11 Make the "Awakening" sculpture at National Harbor your playground.

11 Cool Things to Do in D.C. Before Your 10th Birthday

Here are our top 11 picks for the local memory makers that your little one should try to do before he blows out the candles on his tenth birthday cake.

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7 Things to Get Excited for in 2015

The New Year is on track to be just as exciting as 2014. Here are some of the kid-friendly happenings to look forward to in 2015.

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D.C.’s Top Spots for Nursing Mamas

Just because you are your bambinos sole source of nutrients doesn’t mean you have to hunker down at home until they’re weened. Read on to find some of the DMV’s nursing mom-friendliest stores, restaurants, museums, and parks.

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Dig In! 6 Restaurants to Try in the New Year

Looking for a change of taste? Check out these new food purveyors in and around D.C., which have a little something for everyone.

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Sister, Sister: Cool Classes for Mixed-Age Siblings to Take Together

Tired of dropping one kid here and the other there? Check out these fun, educational, and multi-age classes where Junior and his sibling can learn and play together.

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Test Drive: Perfect Hangouts for Your Train Obsessed Kid

If your tot is in a tizzy about the coolness of trains, you’re probably wondering where in the DMV you can stimulate the obsession. Read on, Conductor Mommy/Daddy.

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Hit the (Bunny) Slopes: Top Spots for Tots to Ski, Skate, and Sled

Just because the youngest ones in your brood aren’t quite ready for black diamonds and triple axles, doesn’t mean they have to miss out on all the winter fun!

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30 Awesome Things to Do Before Winter Ends

Don’t let winter pass you by without crossing some of these quintessential DMV activities off of your to-do list.

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Where to Score Yummy Birthday Party Food (That’s Not Pizza)

Give little palates a break from the norm (lookin’ at you, pizza) with one of these just-as-tasty party food options.

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Snow Day: Parents Guide to D.C. Ski Trips

If all the hype around possible snow has you itching for some fun winter sport activities, you may want to consider planning a little family ski adventure this winter.

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