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Happy Glamping! 14 Places to Go Yurt Camping in Washington

Plan a new kind of family vacay when you book a yurt that combines the best nature has to offer with a few down-home comforts.

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The Best Washington State Parks with Family Cabins

If your family is ready to give cabin camping a try, we’ve got the skinny on which Washington state parks offer the best cabin rentals.

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35 Glamping Spots & Cozy Cabins Perfect for Summer Adventures

Open and ready to welcome your crew for some outdoor adventure!

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Wine Country with Kids: Family-Friendly Wineries to Visit Now

Wine tasting doesn’t have to be a grown folks–only affair. In addition to stellar sips, these family-friendly wineries offer everything from barnyard buddies to bocce ball.

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18 Indoor Forts Perfect for Hot Summer Days

Stuck inside? These indoor play palaces will keep cabin fever away.

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The Best National Parks to Visit with Kids (& the Airbnbs to Book When You Do)

Planning an outdoor adventure for your family this summer? Our editor’s picks for the best parks to visit with kids will help make it happen.

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26 Bunk Beds That’ll Save You Tons of Space

You’ve never been jealous of your kid’s room … until now. We’ve rounded up the best bunk beds for sleeping in style.

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10 Things You Must Do in California’s Siskiyou County

This CA county has tons of waterfalls and railroad history just waiting for young explorers.

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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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Explore Yosemite National Park (& the Centennial Celebration You’ll Love!)

Winter is the perfect time of year to visit Yosemite and we’ve got all the recs here!

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Hidden Gems! Off the Beaten Path Family Vacations in California

We’ve unearthed Golden State travel adventures your family will love.

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The Best Glamping Spots for Families in the Country

Get out in nature this summer, without all the hard work! These glamping spots have restaurants on site, horseback riding lessons, canoeing opportunities and stargazing like you’ve never seen before.

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4 Ways to Turn Your House into Your Kid’s Dream Home

“From building a treehouse to indoor rock climbing, here are some amazing DIY ideas for making your home the most magical place for your kids to grow up happy.”

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Epic Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas You Can Pull Off

Epic, socially-distant spring break getaways that will satisfy all your holiday needs.

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Keep It Local: How to Have the Best NYC Staycation Ever

You do realize people spend big bucks to vacation in your hometown, right? Here’s how you can do it too!

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The Most Anticipated Hotel & Resort Openings in 2021

Beachfront bungalows, dreamy downtown destinations and loads of new resorts with massive pools make this list one that you’ll want to bookmark for 2021 travel inspo.

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Kid-Friendly Home Decor Trends You’ll See Everywhere in 2021

All the ways you can give your home a decorative upgrade the whole family can appreciate.

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8 Fabulous Fall Road Trips You Can Take with the Kids

Pack up the kids and the hit the road for some harvest festival fun and fall leaf peeping.

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The 80s Are Totally Back at American Girl

The newest American Girl brings the iconic decade to Life for millions of fans and their parents.

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11 Reasons Greenhorn Ranch is the Perfect Getaway for Families

Breathe in the fresh air and spend your day on horseback!

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All the Things We’re Looking Forward to Doing in 2021

We’re looking forward to seeing more of our friends and all these cool happenings that are (fingers crossed) coming to the Bay Area in 2021.

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The Best Budget Hotels in NYC: Affordable Places to Stay

We’ve rounded up some of the best NYC hotel deals for families visiting or even for locals looking to up their staycation game. If you’re planning a trip with the kids to the Big Apple, check out our list!

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The Best Family Hotels in NYC

Looking for a place where kids (and you) will feel comfortable? Check in at one of these homes away from home!

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Camp: The Store and Experience You Need to Visit Now!

You enter through a secret door, there are free events, unicorns to ride, and edible bubbles. (Why are you still reading this? Go!)

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Family-friendly Hotels in Midtown NYC

Create a home base in the center of it all at one of these Midtown hotels both you and the kids will love!

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8 Reasons to Visit the Great Wolf Lodge This Summer

The Great Wolf Lodge near Mall of America wants you to relive the summer camp of your dreams.

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Go Car Free on This Epic Train Vacation to Santa Barbara

All aboard! Wave goodbye to Socal traffic and take this unforgettable train journey with your kids.

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Yeah, We’re Ready to Move into the HGTV Dream Home Now

This dream home will be a dream come true for one very lucky family.

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Road Trip! There’s More Than Mickey in The OC

Shhhh, don’t tell Tinkerbell, but Disneyland isn’t the only place your family should go when you visit the OC. We have the full scoop of all there is to do when you visit!

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Now Open: Book an Enchanting Stay at LEGOLAND Castle Hotel

Ready for the royal treatment? This family getaway is fit for a king!

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Savvy Parent Tips for Buying a Bunk Bed for Your Eager Tween

A couple of years ago I was searching for a solution to a problem that I had created by downsizing our house. We chose to live a leaner lifest‌yle, by moving from a 2500-square foot house to a 1750-square foot…

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5 Easy & Creative Ways to Design a Kid’s Room They’ll Love

Your child’s room should be their “safe” space. A sanctuary for them to escape to when needed, explore their imagination and feel comfortable and secure. As children get older, they seek more independence and control over their lives. Allowing your…

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In Defense of Downsizing

Photo: Nicole VandeBoom
In February of 2017 we moved to Downtown Chicago from the Northwest suburbs. While there were many reasons on our pro-move list, the major reason ended up being our desire for more quality family time. We ended…

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