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14 Creative (& Totally Free) Birthday Coloring Pages

Did we mention we even found placemats? Genius!!

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How to Make an Origami Cat

Looking for the purrfect hands-on craft for little cat lovers? Origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, is an easy (and mess-free) way for families to get creative this summer. All you need is paper, scissors for cutting and some…

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11 Wacky Roadside Attractions for Your Next Road Trip

Make the journey as fun as the destination! These spots turn a pit-stop into a wild good time.

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National Parks to Visit near Los Angeles

Who’s ready for a road trip? Check out this list of must-visit national parks all a short drive from Los Angeles.

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National Parks You Can Drive To (& Awesome Places to Stay Nearby)

Check out these amazing national parks near San Diego, where you can explore the beauty of nature and have unforgettable adventures close to home.

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Park Your RV at These 8 Fantastic RV Parks & Resorts Near San Diego

Ready to hit the road? From mountain vistas to ocean views, your crew must explore these stunning RV stops near San Diego!

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Hit the Trail: These 10 Phoenix Hikes Are Kid Favorites

Hiking with your family is the perfect option for a cool morning in Phoenix. We’ve got the scoop on the best spots to go!

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Skip the Tent! Go Glamping in Southern California at These Luxury Camping Spots

Hang on to your canteens because we’ve found luxurious SoCal glamping spots that put you in the heart of the wild while providing the creature comforts of home.

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LEGO & Nintendo Reveal Full Product Line for the New Super Mario Play Experience

This partnership will reinvent the way people interact with Super Mario.

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Adventure Awaits: Kid-Friendly Hiking Trails near Phoenix

Pack up the water, the snacks and the kids, we’ve got the hikes for you!

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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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Outside Time: Best Hikes for Kids Near Las Vegas

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

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Meghan Markle to Narrate New Disney+ Documentary, “Elephant”

The Earth Day collection on Disney+ will also feature titles from National Geographic and Disneynature.

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This Beautiful Aladdin and Jasmine Duet Didn’t Make the Final Cut

Now you can finally check out this deleted scene.

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This Donut from Costco Weighs a Whopping 2 Pounds

Serve up a super-sized breakfast treat!

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Whole Foods Amazon Prime Now Delivery Arrives in 13 More Cities Across the Country

One of our favorite grocery delivery services is coming to more cities—is yours next?

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Try This on Your Next Palm Springs Getaway

A historic getaway in Palm Springs, filled with family-friendly fun.

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A SoCal Kid’s Snow Day: The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Does the thought of a trip to the snow with your munchkins send shivers up your spine? Our SoCal beach babes are often not equipped for a day in the white stuff.  Does anyone in your family really know how…

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Here’s the First Teaser for Disney’s Live-Action “Aladdin” Remake

Disney grants fans their wishes with an impressive sneak peek at an all-new “Aladdin.”

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Thomas the Tank Engine Gets a Shiny New Look with a New Movie & TV Series

Get ready: Thomas the Tank Engine has a new movie and a new TV series pulling into town on Nick Jr.!

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Flower Power! 5 Places to See Stunning Spring Blossoms

Branch out to these scenic spots to soak up sweet floral fragrance and bask in the beauty of nature bursting with color!

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Is Sushi Kosher for Passover? You Can Get Kosher for Passover Lasagna, Too

You might want to put a pair of chopsticks at each Passover seder place setting this year.

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Here’s What This Family Learned Adventuring Off-Grid in Arizona

This adventure helps us manage our home meaningfully, builds confidence, creates perspective and makes life interesting.

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We Don’t Have Any Orchards So Here’s How We Get in the Fall Spirit

Living in the desert is unlikely to have orchards, especially places where fresh produce is not readily available. Orchards with fresh apples, pumpkins, and other autumn produce are mostly in areas with versatile soil.
Although this time of year is…

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5 Glam Trailer Hotels That Offer Camping with a Cozy Twist!

You don’t need to go far to have a far-out vacation in SoCal. Don’t let the sun set on summer without a nostalgic, adventurous stay in one of these sweet vintage trailer hotels.

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Your Next Escape: Suttle Lake

Swim, SUP, hike and explore this beautiful mountain getaway. Read on to find out more about Suttle Lake.

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How This Mom Turned Her Kids’ Vacation Complaints Around

Giving kids a specific time to complain might just be the key to saving the day.

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Pop Over to the Poppy Festival

Bring camera and kids to this once-a-year beautiful photo-op of a festival in the Antelope Valley.

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See This Now: Cirque du Soleil’s LUZIA

Looking for a night of gorgeous scenery and gasp-inducing thrills? Cirque du Soleil has just landed at King County’s Marymoor Park with a must-see magical journey through imaginary Mexico.

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The New Exhibit That Will Have Them Thinking Outside the Box

Put the imagination back into playtime at these interactive art exhibits kids can dive into.

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