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Chicago Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 17-19

This is a weekend full of all sorts of fun! Come along, let us lead the way!

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Kid-Friendly Fishing Holes Welcoming Portland Families

Spots that guarantee kids their first catch.

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Cool Off at These Sandy River Beach Spots

Pack the sunscreen and get on the swimsuits!

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The Best Kid-Friendly Things to See & Do in National Harbor

Rent a hydrobike on the Potomac or belt out tunes at a dueling piano restaurant; it’s time to rediscover National Harbor!

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Captain Your Own Boat Down the River with Chicago Electric Boats

Pack snacks and ice-cold beverages and spend a day on the water before the warm weather heads south for the winter.

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Trash the To-Do List & Do This Instead

As mothers, we’re trained not to rock the boat. Heck, we are the boat keeping everything afloat. But then I decided to do something that actually makes me happy for once.

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Take a Dip! Our Favorite Watering Holes Near Chicago

Splash! Get an update on our favorite swimming holes to wet your fins, from the manmade to the naturally notable.

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River Rats: 5 Kid-Friendly Rivers to Tube & Raft Near Atlanta

Whether you’re looking for a lazy float or an adrenaline surge, you’ll find it here.

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Discover the Not-So-Obvious Spots to Hike, Camp & Fish Near Chicago

Tranquil cabins in the woods, an abundance of fish waiting for a nibble, hiking until your legs wobble. . . find the roads less traveled near Chicago.

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The Ultimate Guide to Water Activities Near DC

New adventures await aboard one of these water-bound vessels. Which one is the right fit for your crew?

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Live Out Your Fairytale Dreams in These 12 Castles You Can Rent

Find secret rooms behind bookcases, bedrooms with stained glass windows, armor, swords and turrets to explore.

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Here’s How to Stay Cool While Kayaking with Your Kids

An afternoon on the water is a perfect way to enjoy some active, outdoor family time. If you’ve been thinking about kayaking, it’s time to get started and we’ve got the rundown on what you need to know.

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Get Ready to Road Trip to Lake Chelan

Need a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life? Central Washington’s Lake Chelan is the perfect getaway to relax, recharge and have tons of family fun. Better yet, it’s just a three-hour drive over the mountains from Seattle.…

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All the Egg-cellent Easter Activities That Are Happening This Year

Easter is not cancelled! We’ve got a slew of activities that you’ll want to book ASAP to get your little bunnies some fun this spring.

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These Airbnbs Near Akron Are Perfect for Your Next Family Staycation

Will it be a cabin in the woods or a lakeside retreat?

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We’re Doing the Care Bears Countdown for This New Monopoly Edition

The Care Bears are back with a new Monopoly edition.

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6 Totally-Cute Cabins Your Can Rent Near Orlando

When your family needs a little time in the fresh air, we’ve got the Airbnb rentals for you!

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Anchoring Your Family Values

“When your values are unclear or not practiced, it can be difficult to be consistent with decision making, disciplining, and just finding an overall direction.”

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Brain Break Field Trips to Take with Your Remote Learner

Take a break from remote learning to explore, connect with nature, stretch your legs and eat—we’re here to throw out ideas on where to start.

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The Lake Effect: 6 Local Lakes Near Atlanta

From summer tubing to fall leaves, the lake is the place to make the best kind of family memories.

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Cast Your Line at These Fishing Spots Near Akron

Will it be a Walleye or a Crappie on the line?

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How to Make a Baking Soda Vinegar Powered Steam Boat

This simple experiment is a perfect outdoor activity for summer.

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Reel in Your Meal: 6 Local Spots to Catch Dinner

Venture outdoors for an afternoon of fun at these fishing holes near DC. Bonus: you might come home with dinner.

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Sink, Swim & Float! 6 Sensational Science Experiments

Take their love of boats to the next level with these cool experiments you can easily do right at home.

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Pandora X Hasbro Launch Playlists Inspired by Monopoly & More

Each playlist is the perfect soundtrack to compliment the game you are playing.

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This FREE Book Will Help Your Kids Deal with Fears & Anxiety Around Coronavirus

This free book will help your kids deal with their fears and concerns in a healthy way.

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Boy washing hands at sink

Sing These Songs While Washing Your Hands

The CDC recommends washing your hands with soap and water for 20 seconds.

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Here Are All the Free National Park Days in 2020

Time to book your summer camping vacation now.

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A “Frozen” Rollercoaster Is Opening at This Disney Theme Park

Hoo hoo! We can’t wait to “Let It Go” on this coaster!

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Anchors Away! 9 Puget Sound Campsites You Can Easily Boat To

From primitive island campsites to luxe dockside accommodations, here are nine superb spots to go boat camping this summer.

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This Mom’s Comics Perfectly Illustrate What Parenthood IRL vs. Your Imagination

If parenting is exactly what you pictured, you’ll love these comics.

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