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Inside Red Tricycle’s Pedal + PLAE Event

Childhoods are full of firsts: first words, first steps and the first day of school. This past weekend Red Tricycle along with Wheel Kids Bicycle Club and PLAE Kids Shoes helped pint-size riders achieve another milestone: riding for the first…

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Last-Minute Romance: Date Night Drop Offs This Weekend

Check out our list of local places that offer drop-off date nights this weekend. They’ve got the kiddos covered, from dinner to activities to movies. Ready, set…date!

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Get Your Geek On in San Jose: The Tech Museum of Innovation

Travel through space, ride a roller coaster of your own design and power a television by riding a bike—enthusiastic little engineers can do it all at this geeky paradise!

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Fore! Great Greens for the Little Golfer

Here we bring you the best kid-friendly courses as well as some tips on turning your little duffer into a pint-sized pro.

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The 52 New Foods Challenge: 3 Recipes to Cook with Kids

Is your family dinner menu stuck on repeat? This new book will help you get your groove back in the kitchen, and turn picky eaters into full-fledged food adventurers.

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Wake and Bake: Best Weekend Brunches with Early Opening Hours

For those of us with little roosters who like to wake with the sun, there are a host of delicious breakfast and brunch spots that open their doors and fire up their griddles as early as 7:30 a.m.

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Flower Power: Bouquets to Art at the de Young

Diebenkorn in dahlias? Head to the de Young with your little flowers to see the floral artistry of Bouquets to Art.

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Carousel Coup: Take Over the SoMa Carousel This Weekend!

The saddest part of a carousel ride? When the spinning slows and you realize your ride is over. Well, Red Tricycle has solved that age-old problem with an evening of unlimited spins.

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High Octane Adventures For Extreme Families

From jumping out of a perfectly good airplane to climbing to great heights, you’ll find a fix your crew of adrenaline junkies right here.

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Amp it Up! The Best Bay Area Rock Band Programs

Does your little rocker prefer the Rolling Stones to Raffi? Is the clarinet just not cool enough? Time to sign them up for one the the Bay’s rad rock band programs.

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Into The Wild: Summer Camps that Let Kids Get Dirty

From learning mud camouflage to dirt biking to fishing, these summer camps encourage kids to get grimy while exploring the great outdoors.

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Roadtrip to Carmel: A Cool Coastal City for Kids

With its white-sand beaches, outdoor adventures galore, trendy shops and mild weather, Carmel is one of Northern California’s most idyllic family-friendly vacation destinations.

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For the Time-Crunched Chef: Blue Apron

Weeknight Saviors: The 11 Best Meal Delivery Services

From ready-to-eat gourmet meals, to organic baby food, to farm-fresh produce, delicious meals (at reasonable prices) can be delivered right to your door. Here are our family-friendly favorites.

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Party on the Rocks: Planet Granite

Grand Slam! Best Birthday Party Venues for Little Sports Nuts

Did your tot memorize the lyrics to “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” before “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”? Plan their party at one of these spots and you’re guaranteed to score a major birthday touchdown!

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Your Guide to Downtown San Francisco’s Secret (Public!) Gardens

What downtown lacks in playgrounds, it makes up for in beautiful, landscaped and often art-filled atriums, roof decks and secret gardens—all completely open and free to the in-the-know public.

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