Editor's Picks

Suds & Sippys: 7 Beer Spots That Welcome Kids

If your don’t feel like it’s a St. Patrick’s celebration without the beer, we’ve got the scoop: 7 super spots that cater to kids where you can grab a Guinness (and more!).

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Just Launched in LA: Momstamp.com

If you need help, who would you ask for a referral? Imagine Facebook, Angie’s List and Yelp had a genius baby, perused and populated by parents.

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Zip Over To The New And Improved Griffith Park Playground

We love when local parks up their game, and this one did it right with a new zip-line, shade, climbing rocks and even a fence to keep them trapped, er, safe!

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We are happy to announce that the Children's Italian Book Fair will be back on November 8 and 9 at SPAZIO ITALIANO. Join us for the Seventh Annual Event - La Festa del Libro. It's your support that has made our event such a continuing success! Enjoy more than 500 carefully selected, Italian language books for children (ages 0-10) from exclusive Italian publishers including: Einaudi, Mondadori, Emme Edizioni, Giunti, Dami, Topipittori and more. This year's book selection covers a large range of educational topics, design styles, and classic Italian stories. STORY TIME IN ITALIAN: Saturday November 8th at 11am and 3pm Sunday November 9th at 11am. Reading from the 2014 most popular books! BOOK WORK SHOP with Michelle Longega Wilson on Sunday November 9th from 2 to 3pm. We will wrap our two days Book Fair Extravaganza with an inspiring presentation! We are happy to announce that Michelle Longega Wilson (an 8-year-old author) will present her first bilingual book "The girl with a Magical Unicorn/Le avventure di Giulia" and have a workshop for kids at La Festa del Libro 2014. Michelle will present a simple step-by step plan that she used to imagine, write and publish her first book. Parking Garages in the area: American Parking on 721 Filbert Street North Beach Parking Garage on 735 Vallejo Steet Vallejo Street Garage - Parking on 766 Vallejo Street The Seventh Annual - Festa del Libro is organized by Bambini Books in partnership with Spazio Italiano.

Red Tricycle LA’s First Virtual Book Club

Move over Oprah, there’s a new book group in town! Our writers suggest read aloud books your whole family will love.

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The Birthday Kid Gets the Freebie

Here’s a happy birthday gift: free burgers, free trips, free shows, free ice cream and free bowling. Find out where your kids can score free treats on their birthday!

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Gimme A Break: Super Spring Break Camps

We’ve come up with the ultimate list of the best Los Angeles kids spring break camps– great ways of giving parents and wee ones alike a well deserved (and super-fun) break.

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13 Playgrounds That Make You Want to Be a Kid Again

From dino digs to pirate parks, seaside swings to sparkling streams, LA has some of the coolest playgrounds around. Check out our favorites for non-stop fun.

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Teach Your Kids to Love Opera. No, Really.

Take the kids to the opera for Family Day and see if you’ve a petite Pavarotti on your hands.

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Now Open: Simmzy’s Serves Burgers and Brews in Burbank

Would you like locally sourced, organic fries with that? That, plus a few dozen crafted beers on tap, room for kids to play and burgers the whole fam will scarf await you at the new Simmzy’s.

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Glimpse the Great Gray While Winter Whale Watching

From land or by sea, get a glimpse of majestic gray whales as they migrate now through the end of April.

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Travel to OC for A LEGO Travel Adventure

If you’ve got a kiddo who loves those stackable, linkable bright bricks and is always on the go, this exhibit is one you just can’t miss.

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Fruigees: Squeezing in the Good Stuff

There’s something new at the (tiny but important) intersection where convenience, healthy and tasty meet. Meet the awesome pack-a-snack with an LA connection.

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Start Spreading the News: Spread PB Now Open

Peanut butter and jelly might be classic, but things are about to get custom and crazy (and very, very kid approved) at the new Spread PB in Studio City.

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25 Signs You’re an LA Parent (With Very LA Kids)

Oh, the singular joys and tribulations of parenting in Los Angeles. Sushi, celeb encounters and Ugg wearing in the heat – read on to find out 25 signs that mark you as a parent of precious and precocious LA kids!

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Ditch the Sitter: Dinner Dates with the Kids

Skip the sitter grab a table at one of these spots full of romance, ambiance and phenomenal food, because all are welcoming to wee ones.

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