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Fall Bucket List! 36 Autumn Activities for Families

Apple orchards, haunted aquariums, festive events, and the best donuts and hot cocoa … we’ve got all the details that’ll make you fall for autumn.

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The Best Places to See Fall Foliage Near Los Angeles

Fall foliage in SoCal? You bet! Here are the best places to go and get those fall photos of the family.

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Must-Have Memberships to Fit Every Chicago Family’s Interests

Chicago’s museums and playspaces have really stepped up for us by providing virtual content for our remote learners. . . so let’s do them a solid and support them right back this Christmas.

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Re-Discover Oceanside: Your Ultimate Guide for Where to Eat, Shop, Stay & Play

A thriving art scene, chocolate factory-themed escape rooms, and roof-top pools kids will love; head north to Oceanside for a fun-filled adventure.

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30+ Black-Owned Businesses to Support This Month

Any day is a good day to support these local, Black-owned businesses!

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The Ultimate Guide to Indoor Fun in DC

Stave off cabin fever with an indoor adventure. The DMV offers dozens of activities that keep kids busy, no matter what the forecast says.

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36 Ways for a Mother & a Daughter to Spend Time Together

These great ideas will keep that mother-daughter bond strong.

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It’s a Date! 14 Spots for Your Next Family Date Night

Cancel the door dash order and pencil in some QT the whole family will enjoy — from retro rollerskating to giant Jenga, we’ve got plenty of family date night inspiration.

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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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How to Keep the Grandparents Entertained When Visiting LA

From gardens and brunches to art galleries and more, here’s how to keep the grandparents happy (and busy!) when they com to visit you in Los Angeles.

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Splish Splash: 8 Secret Lakes & Ponds in San Diego

Looking for a San Diego watering hole that’s off-the-beaten path? From Evan’s Pond to Lake San Marcos, these are our faves.

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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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24 Baby Names San Diego Parents Will Totally Get

Find out just how “San Diego” your baby name really is.

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6 Ways to Create Good Vibes in Your Workspace

Since WFH doesn’t seem to be going away, here are 6 ways to make your home office more comfortable.

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It’s Okay to Be an Okay Mom

“I give my all to everything, every day. Even when it means that my ‘all’ is making breakfast for dinner three nights in a row and missing a work deadline.”

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NYC’s Best Instagram Pop-Up Spots for Kids This Fall

Surround yourself with Van Gogh! Step into a kaleidoscope! Bend your mind with illusions! There’s an immersive, photo-friendly experience for every kind of family in New York this season.

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When the World Opens & Our Schedules Fill Up Again

“It’s great that our schedules will, once again, fill up. As moms, though, it’s important to leave space for who and what are most important to us as we navigate a freer, safer, new world, including our kids and ourselves.”

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Create an Epic New Dad Survival Kit

This new dad survival kit gets your man geared up for his new duties.

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Money-Saving Tips You Can Use All Year Long

Here’s how to stash and save a little extra cash.

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LA’s Newest Game-Changing Coworking Spaces with Childcare

Calling all part-time, freelance and work-at-home moms: This is the solution you’ve been waiting for.

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18 Asian American-Owned Businesses & Non-Profits We Think You’ll Love

From kids cooking classes and Bollywood dance lessons, to fantastic restaurants and CSAs, these local businesses should be on your must-know parent list.

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28 Totally Doable Ways to Reduce Plastic Waste

Start small with these easy-to-execute ideas for families wanting to live a waste-free life.

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Postcards from the Hedge: How to Be Tourist at Home

We’ve got the secrets to having a little at-home vaycay no matter where you live.

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How to Support Local Asian American-Owned Businesses & Non Profits

You can support our local Asian American community by shopping AAPI-owned businesses, and visiting or donating to these local arts & culture centers and nonprofits

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Micro-cation in Mendocino (& the Railbikes Experience All Will Love)

You’ll want to plan your next Mendocino visit and add beach horseback rides, railbikes and Glass Beach to your “must do” list!

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100 Easy Ways to Be Kinder, Starting Now

Foster your child’s innate compassion and make the world better with easy little things you can do any day of the week.

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7 Kid-Friendly, Plant-Based Restaurants in San Diego

These delicious local restaurants are serving up the best vegan food. See where kids eat free and where the vegan version of Amazon is setting up shop right here in San Diego!

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Recall Alert: Wilton Brand Recalls Sprinkle Products

Check your pantry for these sprinkles.

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5 Ways Lockdown Is like Postpartum

“Be very gentle with yourself right now in this pandemic time. You are in a deep process that is similar to postpartum, and it is very complex and intense.”

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Friends, I Feel You

“Friends, I know it’s hard. Let’s all lean in on each other. Through each other’s strength and support, we will be lifted and rise above.”

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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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Perky Pit Stops: 9 Drive-Thru Coffee Shops to Fill’er Up

Get your motor runnin’ with a jolt of java at our favorite drive-thru coffee shops.

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21 Random Acts of Kindness to Inspire San Diego Kids

Here are 21 easy yet impactful ways to spread some love around San Diego with your kids.

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Cold Out? Head to These Hot Spots for Warm Drinks

Shake off the winter weather chills with a cup from one of these hot drink shops perfect for Portland families.

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Show Support for These NYC Black-Owned Businesses for Kids & Families

Where you spend matters, especially these days. Show these local spots some love!

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