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Everyone Out! Atlanta Escape Rooms for Families

For family fun, adventure, thrills, and teamwork, head to a local Atlanta escape room.

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Fellow Soccer Moms, Please Turn Off Your Cars (No, Seriously)

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Every Tuesday and Thursday our youngest boy, Jackson, has soccer practice. It’s in a wonderful park by the river, and when the weather is nice it’s a great place to take a stroll on the…

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This Comedian Totally Nails What It’s Like to Be a Parent at Disney Parks

What every parent thinks when the Disney trip isn’t so magical after all.

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“Stranger Things” Season 3 Is Set in the Retro ’80s Mall of Our Childhoods

“Stranger Things” season 3 will take the Hawkins gang to uncharted territory: the mall.

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No, It’s Not Mom Brain—It’s Probably the Heat

Science says that extreme heat may actually affect the way your brain works.

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AMC Theatre’s New Monthly Subscription Means More Movie Tix for Less Moolah

Thanks to the new AMC Stubs A-List subscription service you can enjoy movies (and the AC) all season long without breaking the bank.

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Here Are the All the Kids Movies Coming to Netflix This Summer

Meet the kid-friendly heroes of rainy days and family movie nights all summer long.

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Scientists Invent Ice Cream That Never Melts

Ice cream can be a messy proposition with kids, but not anymore thanks to this new Japanese invention.

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Hot Mama: Why Being Pregnant in the Summer Is Awesome

Your swollen feet and overheated body may beg to differ, but here are 9 reasons why we swear being pregnant during the summer is awesome.

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The Parent’s Guide to Visiting the New ‘Icebergs’ Exhibit

It may be insanely hot, but you and the kids can pretend it’s the dead of winter at the National Building Museum’s ICEBERGS exhibit.

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Jump Into Action at the Best Trampoline Spots in Town

We tracked down the best spots for kids of all ages to bounce off the walls (as in: NOT at your house!) in air-conditioned comfort.

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Scale New Heights with Rock Climbing For Kids

Combine state-of-the art rock climbing walls for every level climber with cool lounge areas, and you have a great way to spend an air conditioned afternoon in the SCV.

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New Summer Art Exhibits to Beat the Heat and Ignite Imaginations

Looking for a well air-conditioned activity? Check out one of the city’s new and notable art exhibits for kids. We’ll see you by the indoor waterfall!

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Kid Chefs: Bake Bread and Break Bread Together

Get the mess (and the heat) out of your kitchen with this new “Bakers in Training” class where kids knead up a little tasty fun.

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5 Party Ideas for Gamers

If all your kiddo wants to do for his birthday is play video games with his buddies, then here are five party options your little gamer will love.

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The Way We Wish Disney Could Be: 6 Magical Disney Inventions

We’ve come up with a few funky inventions that could help make Disney even more fun for the whole family.

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Full Steam Ahead! A Day Out With Thomas in Cordele

They’re two they’re four they’re six they’re eight. Shunting trucks and hauling freight. Red and green and brown and blue—an obsession of every boy who’s two! That’s right folks, Day Out With Thomas is about to pull into Cordele (woot,…

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SkyView: What You Need to Know About Atlanta’s Ferris Wheel

The largest portable ferris wheel in the United States (it’s nearly 20 stories high), SkyView provides riders with magical city views coupled with a birds-eye view of whatever is going on at Centennial Olympic Park—which during the holidays means lots…

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Got a Case of the Mondays? 10 Ways to Kickstart Your Week

Wednesday is hump day and we TGIF. But Mondays? They’re manic. The kids want to get out of the house, but many of your go-to spots are closed, including The Atlanta Botanical Garden. What’s a sanity-seeking parent to do?
Never…

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Insider’s Guide to Seattle’s Bumbershoot/Youngershoot 2010

If you’re considering taking the kids with you to Bumbershoot at Seattle Center this Labor Day weekend, we’ve got good news for parents. This year, kids under ten get in for free! And grown-ups can get a “Bumbershoot Lite” economy…

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Low-Cost, Hoppin’ Birthday Parties

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Why not give your parent friends a gift of their own for your kid’s birthday this year, and send home a tuckered-out kiddo? Children will take any opportunity to jump, hop, and climb. That’s the idea behind…

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