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12 Reasons Why Salishan Coastal Lodge Is Your Next Dream Vacay

Time to relax and recharge—it’s summer! We’ve discovered a destination that will leave you feeling invigorated, revitalized and reconnected with yourself and your loved ones. Salishan Coastal Lodge is nestled in the heart of the Oregon Coastal Range, between the…

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There’s Something for Everyone in Panama City Beach

Whether you’re all about the beach, looking for action and adventure, or focused on the food scene… Panama City Beach is the type of vacation destination that makes every visitor feel right at home. All along the 27 miles of…

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10 Reasons to Plan a Family Trip to Panama City Beach

Who’s ready for sugar-white sand, eco-adventures and stunning sunsets?

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Your Guide to Florida’s Family-Friendly Beaches

Florida is bathed daily with the perfect soundtrack: the roll and fall of surf, from the Gulf to the Atlantic, on sand as white as snow and as warm as cinnamon. There’s a reason commenters on Trip Advisor regularly rank…

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Shark Week Build-A-Bear

Dive into Shark Week with Discovery Channel & Build-A-Bear

Build-A-Bear is back for a third year with their Shark Week collection.

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Take a Hike: Orange County’s Best Hikes for Kids

Pack up the hiking backpack and the kids, we’ve got the hikes for you!

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Visit Port Aransas This Summer & Make Memories That Will Last a Lifetime

Drive along the sandy stretch known as Mustang Island, in the Coastal Bend region of Texas, and you’ll find yourself in the quirky community of Port Aransas. Dubbed “Port A” by the locals, this charming town has all the vibes…

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Here’s How Where You Live Can Affect When You Have a Baby

Your home town and education can have an impact on when you become a mom.

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Hit the Road: Explore the Highway 1 Discovery Route with Your Family

Take a trip down California’s most scenic highway for an adventure the kids will never forget.

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Don’t Miss These Free Days at CA Redwoods State Parks Throughout 2018

Get out an explore the majestic redwoods and learn how they play an integral part in our coastal environment.

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The 10 Best Barnyards in the Country (Visit Now!)

Today is World Farm Animals Day and there’s no better way to celebrate than planning a trip to go down on the farm.

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8 Super Cool Summer Camps (That Still Have Space for Your Kid!)

Summer is right around the corner. If that statement sends you into a mild panic, fear not! We’ve gathered up a bunch of camps—cooking, kayaking and coding—that still have space for your kids!

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Create Frame-Worthy Masterpieces at This New Art Class

Move the art projects from your kitchen table to this coastal, French-inspired studio.

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Lend a Hand! 5 Fun & Easy Ways to Give Back Around SD

Inspire little philanthropists to volunteer and impact change in San Diego.

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Take it Inside! Birthday Party Spots for Active Kids

Yes, you can tire them out when it’s winter! Head to one of these top spots to throw a high energy bash indoors!

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The Isle File: A Guide to Hilton Head For Fun-loving Families

Dripping with Spanish moss and Southern charm, read on for your guide to this island oasis of family fun.

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The Insider’s Guide to the San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center

Put away the tablets, turn off the television and enjoy a day in nature. You’ll explore lagoon life and find artifacts at this North County gem.

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The New Shop for Cute, Comfy Kids’ Clothes

If you’re a fan of relaxed, quality cotton looks and like to dress your little one in them, too, then get ready to meet your newest shopping addiction: Splendid on Southport Avenue.

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A Coastal Day Trip Perfect for the Winter Months

The pastoral dreamy landscape that surrounds Point Reyes Station is enough to make you never want to leave, but for day trippers it’s the ultimate get-away.

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The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread: Yummy Gluten-Free Kid Menus in Atlanta

Whether it’s a lifestyle choice or a necessary health restriction for your little bit, Atlanta restaurateurs are making it easier than ever for foodies-in-training to get their grub gluten-free. Read on to learn how your wonderfully wheat-free littles can have their cake—and eat it too.

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Cabrillo National Monument: A Coastal Adventure with Tide Pools, Hiking & Views

Gorgeous coastline? Check. Cool tide pools? Check. Kid-friendly hiking paths? Check. When we’re surrounded by such amazing scenery on the daily, it’s easy to forget that not everyone is this lucky enough to live in such an idyllic city. Take…

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Oregon’s Coolest Museum for Mini Mariners

Now that is a bold statement. No doubt about it. And we don’t say it lightly. We give mad props (and have plenty of memberships, too) to a whole heap of museums here in Oregon who do a bang-up job…

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A Gem of an Escape Just Three Hours Away

When you get fed up with coastal fog and need to feel some sun on your face, book a family getaway to Arroyo Seco, a gem of a campground just three hours south of the Bay Area.  Nestled among oak…

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Five Beautiful Coastal Drives Near San Francisco

Occupying so much of the western seaboard, it’s no wonder why California is full of beautiful coastal drives. However, with a coastline that stretches for over 800 miles, many of California’s drives aren’t exactly accessible. Nonetheless, many of these beautiful…

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Date Night: Shuck it Yourself!

We have all heard that eating oysters invokes strong feelings of love and desire, but at first glance, their amorphous, unattractive appearance may initially leave us wondering: why? Discover the answer to that question as you adventure beyond the restaurant…

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EXPLORE: Batteries of Fort Winfield Scott, Presidio National Park

When the kids tire of the neighborhood playground and need to let off some steam, take them to the old abandoned batteries of Fort Scott, in the Presidio. Fort Scott was established as a coastal artillery post in 1912 and…

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Date Night: 4 Awesome Northern California Hot Springs

Sure you could go up to Napa and dish out a bunch of dough to sit at a spa. But for those who like their relaxation outdoors, under the stars and in a beautiful setting, we recommend scrapping a ritzy…

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Explore: Land’s End Trail and Mile Rock Beach

You’ve likely been to the Land’s End trail along the San Francisco coastline, especially now that the entrance has been renovated, and the stunning views visible from the main path may have kept you from venturing off to explore further.…

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Explore: Vashon Island

Need an easy daytrip? A 20-minute ferry ride away from the Fauntleroy terminal in West Seattle, Vashon Island is close enough that a spontaneous visit is possible yet far enough to make you feel as if you taken a break…

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Explore: Land’s End Trail and Mile Rock Beach

A Mile of Rock (and Stairs)
You’ve likely been to the Land’s End trail along the San Francisco coastline, especially now that the entrance has been renovated, and the stunning views visible from the main path may have kept you…

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Explore: The Presidio and Aquatic park

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The Presidio and Aquatic park
With beautiful weather in October, now is the perfect (if not only) time to get outdoors and run your littles before the winter rain starts. The Presidio in San Francisco makes for great family…

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Surf’s Up

Summer is the perfect time to take a break with your girlfriends, and we’ve tracked down just the right opportunity for bonding and fun, fun, fun. Coastal, Seattle’s girl-power-centric clothing shop for active lifestyles at Alki Beach and University Village,…

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Say My Name

Admit it, you loved monogrammed sweaters and bags back in grade school. Lately, you’ve been craving those old-school classics. But, halt your hankering because now it’s Little One’s turn to undergo the customization treatment. And, two companies with local roots…

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