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pumpkin pie ART restaurant

No Work Turkey Dinner: Family Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Feasts

From traditional Thanksgiving menus to vegetarian versions of turkey and stuffing to classic holiday dishes with a Northwest twist, we’ve rounded up the best places to dine out for Turkey Day dinner.

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Nutcracker.Flicker. Scott Moore3

The Nutcracker: 9 Ways to See It For Every Age & Stage

Want to know which Nutcracker production is best for your family? Take your pick from these nine options ranging from traditional performances to shortened versions for lil’ sugar plums.

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Big Tubs Tinkertopia

Tinkertopia: The Alternative Art Supply Store You Need to Know

It’s an art studio. It’s an artist supply store. It’s a maker’s paradise not to be missed by tiny tinkerers, future inventors and creative crafters of all ages.

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Ripley's Toy Camel

The New Exhibit That Lets Kids Explore the Extraordinary

Embrace your little one’s curiosity and explore the real science behind the extraordinary at the Pacific Science Center’s newest mind-boggling exhibit.

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skateboarding

Ready to Roll: 11 Rad Skate Parks for Pint-Sized Daredevils

If homemade ramps in the driveway are no longer cutting it, we’ve rounded up our area’s best skate parks where your little daredevils can practice their sick tricks.

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Jefferson Park

Weee! Slide Into Fall at These 8 Fun-Filled Parks

We’ve scoured the city (and beyond) for the slides that kids love and come up with eight kid-approved favorites.

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Rainier Sign 2014

Word Play: A Dictionary for Seattle Parents

Whether you’re new to parenting, new to Seattle or new to both, this dictionary will help you parent like a pro in “R Town.”

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suncadia in fall

11 Road Trips to Take This Fall

The post-summer months are the perfect time to schedule a getaway. Here are our favorites within a few hours of Seattle.

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gatheredtable large friends dinner

Gatheredtable: The New Meal Planning Service You Need to Know

Say goodbye to “What’s for dinner?” and hello to Seattle’s newest meal planning and recipe website, conceived and created by a Seattle-area mom.

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girl in corn

50 Fun Things to Put on Your Fall Bucket List

From harvest festivals to Halloween-themed activities to new exhibits, we’ve rounded up 50 fabulous things to do this fall in Seattle.

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Angela Alanis

Meet the Seattle Writers & Discover Their Picks for Fall Fun

Who could be better experts on fall fun than our writers? Click through the photo gallery to meet the adventuresome team and hear their picks.

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Three Little Birds Classes

Three Little Birds: The Newest (& Hippest) Music Studio in Town

With music, dancing, stories and instruments, this new music studio is a must-see and hear.

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Edited Russell

10 Spectacular Spots to Fly a Kite

Whether your kids prefer speeding along the sand or galloping through the grass, we’ve rounded up 10 picture perfect spots to throw caution (and a kite) to the wind.

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Wee Tots

Shop Local: Five Indie Toy Stores for Imaginative Birthday Gifts

If you’re tired of shopping at the big box retailers, we’ve rounded up five indie toy stores that sell durable, green and (above all) imaginative toys for kids age zero… to adult.

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Butchart Gardens Entrance Victoria

Bon Voyage: Your Guide to a Hassle-Free Victoria, BC Getaway

If you’re looking for a quick fall getaway, consider a trip to Victoria, BC for the weekend (or the day).

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