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Praise the Gourd: Where to Go Pumpkin Picking Near NYC

Big farms, little farms, farms within the five boroughs—we found a patch for your fam!

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Coolest Ice Cream Shops You Can Visit Now  

Try these ice cream spots when the dog days of summer get too hot to handle.

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Birthday Cake Showdown: The Bakeries You HAVE to Order From

Rainbow unicorn cake? No problem! Superhero mashup? You got it!

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12 Things You Must Do This Summer in Santa Cruz (& the Best Spots to Stay!)

Head over the mountain for a day of sun, sand and adventure in Santa Cruz!

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Road Trip Santa Rosa: Where to Eat, Stay & Play

Whether you’re day-tripping or spending the night, there’s exploration, adventure and relaxation to be found in Santa Rosa.

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The Scoop! 17 Awesome Ice Cream Shops in the DMV

With so many ice cream parlors to choose from, we’ve whittled it down to the best spots for treating your sweets.

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Oh Pie! Where to Pick Your Own Cherries near NYC

The summer fruit season kicks off with this sweet treat. (For a limited time only!) Here’s where to get picking!

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The 10 Berry Best Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Farms Near DC

Pack up the kids and head to the countryside for a u-pick adventure. Here are the DMV strawberry farms well worth the trip.

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Get the Dirt on Veggie & Berry-Picking Season

U-Pick veggie and berry season is upon us—get the latest info on your favorite farm’s plans for the 2021 picking season.

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Knock, Knock: 15 San Diego CSAs Delivering Fresh Produce & More

Joining a CSA may not solve all the world’s problems, but it’s a great place to start!

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To Market, To Market: 12 Farmer’s Markets to Explore with the Family

For the cream of the crop when it comes to farmers markets around Atlanta, look no further.

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Nom, Nom, Nom: Where to Find the City’s Best Cookies

Got a little Cookie Monster? These shops bake the best, most dunkable cookies in town.

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How to Host a Food Allergy Friendly Celebration without Anxiety

“Game-changing ways to navigate the food allergy world easily and safely.”

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22 Black-Owned Orange County Family Businesses We Love

Share the love at these OC-based businesses.

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8 Easy Ways to Make Your Halloween Plastic-Free

“Check out these frightfully easy-to-do tips that can make your Halloween just as scary, just less plastic-y.”

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Veg Out! 10 Kid-Approved Plant-Based Restaurants

Just in time for Earth Day, these restaurants are serving up plant-based hot dogs, burgers and Mac & Yease that have earned the kid seal of approval.

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Farm Fresh! CSAs to Try This Summer

Fresh fruits & veggies, grass-fed meat, eggs . . . our list of CSAs will give you just one more reason to look forward to summer (as if you need one)!

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27 Bay Area Spots for Epic Family Picnics

Grab a picnic blanket, some snacks and the sunscreen and head to one of these perfect spots for enjoying the fresh air!

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Brake for These Roadside Wonders on Your Next Road Trip

Looking for a road trip pit stop? Get out and stretch your legs at these weird and wacky sights your kids will love.

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Asian American Owned Businesses to Support in Chicago

Get a jump start on celebrating Asian American History Month in Chicago with these locally owned Asian American businesses.

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11 Women-Owned San Diego Businesses

These amazing women have built successful careers based on their passions, and our community reaps the rewards!

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9 Boston Women-Owned Businesses We Love

Show these businesses some love in honor of Women’s History Month!

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Now You Can Find Your Fave Pillsbury Flavors In the Cookie Aisle!

Pillsbury’s new soft bakes cookies are ready-made treats.

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I Started a Business for My Son with Autism during the Pandemic

A sweet, new beginning for both a mom and her son with special needs.

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Winter Wonderland: How to Do Tahoe With Kids

Wishing we lived in a winter wonderland? Hit the road, Tahoe beckons!

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19 Black-Owned San Diego Businesses We Love

From a vegan cookie collection that honors Black History Month to an inspiring dance studio for kids, a mom-made skin care collection and more, support these Black owned businesses today.

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A Dietitian’s Shopping Hacks for Food Allergy Families

“Being armed with some innovative tools and plans, buying safe food can be a piece of cake—even if that cake is nut, dairy, and egg-free!”

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Be a Smart Cookie! 13 Places to Get the Best Cookies in Town

Here’s where your little cookie monsters can sink their teeth into the best fresh-baked cookies in San Diego!

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Vegging Out: 11 Plant-Based Restaurants for the Whole Family

Whether you’re a vegan family, or prefer a plant-forward diet, the DMV has plenty of choices for even the pickiest of eaters.

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Paczki Day! Where to Buy Your Favorite Limited-Time-Only Treat

The Fat Tuesday desserts are back! They can be hard to find, so we’ve got you covered with a guide to great bakeries from Downers Grove to Bridgeport so you can go hog wild.

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11 Creative Ways to Use Food Coloring That Aren’t Baking

The food coloring in your kitchen cabinet can do more than turn frosting into a magical unicorn-esque rainbow hue.

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Delicious Decadence: 10 Cozy Cafes for Hot Chocolate in Seattle

Chase away the rainy day blues with a rich and creamy to-go cup of hot chocolate from one of our favorite spots.

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From Girl Scout to CEO? Maybe Not—But These 3 Life Lessons Are So Important

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My oldest daughter was eight when the business world came knocking at her door. She joined the Girl Scouts and we all know what that means: cookie sales. Then, two months after cookie season, she and…

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Pillsbury Baking Turns up the Fun with Oreo and Duff Goldman

Pillsbury celebrates the launch of its new Funfetti OREO mixes with a baking challenge.

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