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Everything You Need to Celebrate Day of the Dead

Shake your sugar skull, and get everything you need to celebrate Día de Los Muertos.

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Here’s How You Can Rent Barbie’s IRL Airbnb Dreamhouse for $60

Celebrate the iconic doll’s 60th anniversary and rent an in-real-life version of her Malibu Dreamhouse.

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Mattel Is Releasing a Limited Edition Day of the Dead Barbie

Barbie is ready to celebrate Dià de los Muertos.

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10 Movies That Will Broaden Kids’ Perspectives

Our friends at Common Sense Media have pulled together the ultimate list of movies that all but guarantee your kid’s horizons and perspectives will expand for the better.

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Today Is Day of the Dead

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Today Is Day of the Dead

Make no bones about it.

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Curious what Day of the Dead is really all about? Read our quick guide.

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Celebrate the dearly departed with traditional foods you can make (and eat)…

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Urban Putt: The City’s First Mini Golf Course Opens

Thanks to the just-opened Urban Putt, the city’s first and only mini golf course, families now have a place to practice their short game in the 7×7.

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Where Everyone Knows Your Name: Three Cheers for the Family Corner Bar

If you’re longing for a leisurely Friday night out but don’t have a sitter, check out the Highland Park Improvement Club’s Corner Bar. Complete with toys, music and dancing and cold beer on tap… it’s totally Friday night fam-tastic!

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A Kid-Friendly Day of the Dead in Pilsen

This month is about skulls, delighted screams and spooky fun — and we’re not just talking about Halloween. Celebrate Day of the Dead throughout October in Pilsen. Discover how spirit-lifting and educational the holiday can be by exploring neighborhood sights and sounds with your kids.

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Walk Through the Portal

Remember the scene in Being John Malkovich, when John Cusack opened a portal and tunneled through Johnny’s mind? West Portal got its name as the one-time, end-of-the-line tunnel to this funky San Francisco neighborhood. It attracts hipsters galore with a…

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Eclectic Family Fun in Portland's Hawthorne District

The Hawthorne District begins at the Hawthorne Bridge and runs all the way up to Mount Tabor—some 60 blocks. (Most of the action is concentrated between 30th and 42nd.) It’s a jumping off point to several other neighborhoods, like Buckman,…

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