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Find Your Perfect Pumpkin at These Bay Area Patches

When it comes to pumpkin patches, the Bay Area is home to some of the finest. Grab your gourd today!

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Top Seeds: The Best Apple Picking Near NYC

Heads up: this season starts earlier than you think. (And you might need a reservation to secure your spot at these popular orchards!)

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Dig In! Your Guide to Kid-Friendly Dining in Seattle

Here’s where to dig in when you dine out around the Emerald City with kids!

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Amazing Vacation Rentals That Are Ideal for Families

A LEGO wall or a kiddie wading pool? We say “YES” to both.

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The Sweetest Places to Host a Baby Shower in Chicago

Get ready to wow everyone. From an art center to a rustic-chic office space (really!), we found venues that mom-to-be and her guests will remember forever.

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The Simple Truth to Happy + Healthy Kids

Photo: Jordan Manfredi
Who do you think gets to spend more time outside? Free-range chickens, prisoners or kids? 
The answer is free range chickens get to spend the most time outside, followed by prisoners who are mandated to have 2…

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Giddy Up! 7 Places for Horse & Pony Rides in San Diego

From covered carriage rides to sunset rides on the beach, these local ranches will put a gallop in your step.

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7 Beginner Bike Rides for the Whole Family

Get the family out on the trail with these spring ride ideas—great for wobbly beginners or tried and true riders alike.

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19 Ways to Have a Classic 1980s Summer This Year

Give your kids a totally awesome experience with our rad how-to guide.

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Next-Level Fast Food Joints the Whole Family Will Love

Satisfy those fast food cravings at these spots that know how to make a burger and chicken sandwich shine. Bonus: Even the vegetarians are covered!

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All Aboard! 28 Incredible Train Car Vacation Rentals

You don’t have to ride the rails to enjoy a train experience. These cabooses make for the perfect family vacation option this summer!

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Flights of Fancy: 9 San Diego Vineyards That Welcome Families

From bonfire nights and Sunday brunch, to animal encounters and playgrounds, these wineries help make your vineyard visit a family affair.

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3 Reasons Parents Should Send Grandparents Out to Play

“Why are grandparents the perfect partners for kids’ outside adventures? At least three very good reasons immediately come to mind.”

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Grow On Vacation: Nearby Farms Where You Can Spend the Night

if you want to avoid crowds on your next family vacay, consider a farm stay, which offers a resort-like experience off-grid, plus all the baby goats you can find.

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Essential, Cool & Unusual Delivery Services To Make Your Life Easier

Ordering in is the new massage. (Keep it local and tip generously!)

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All the Places to Discover New Animals (Including a Baby Giraffe!)

Chances are you’re just a short drive from one of these working farms (bonus: most of them are free!) that are welcoming the cutest baby farm animals.

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Gobble, Gobble! Dine-In, Dine-Out Thanksgiving Day . . . You Pick!

From smoked turkeys to pumpkin pies to all the traditional fixins, here are the local hotspots where you can get your Thanksgiving fill.

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Chow, Baby! Our NYC Thanksgiving Dinner Guide

Let’s talk turkey: here’s where to order up, in and out around NYC for Thanksgiving 2020.

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Feasts to Gobble Up! 20 Spots to Get Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go

Here are the very best places to order this year’s Thanksgiving feast for pick-up or delivery!

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Fantastic Feasts! 14 Restaurants Preparing Thanksgiving Dinner To Go

If low-key and at-home is what’s on your family’s Thanksgiving menu, why not order your Turkey Day dinner for pick-up.

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Look Mom, No Cooking: LA’s Best Thanksgiving Dinners & Pies, Delivered

From pies to sides and even the whole bird, these local restaurants have Thanksgiving covered.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Swaddles

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Plenty of evidence shows that swaddling, when used correctly, can be a tremendous way to promote safe sleeping. The Safe Sleep Guidelines from the American Association of Pediatrics are clear: swaddling helps to keep babies on their back, which is the…

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Best Indoor Play Spaces for Chicago Families

With indoor jungle gyms, pretend play areas, tons of toys and a Montessori newbie, the options in Chicago and the ‘burbs have something for every kind of kid.

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New Activity Kits to Keep Them Busy This Winter

Keep boredom at bay with these simple activity kits you can order now.

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Your Guide to Northwest Trek’s New Exhibit & Can’t-Miss Attractions

With the brand-new Eagle Passage exhibit open, now would be the perfect time to plan a visit to the South Sound’s premier wildlife park.

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18 Healthy Snacks to Buy at Trader Joe’s Right Now

Tired of the same old snacks? Try these new ones from Trader Joe’s!

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Food Trucks That Cater (and Kids Love)!

Los Angeles food trucks that will keep the kids fed and happy.

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Only in NYC: Unique Kids Classes and Camps

On the hunt for an out-of-the-ordinary summer activity? Want to think outside the box for after-school? We found lots of under the radar options!

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Things to Do with Kids in Miami, Florida

When you’re looking for kid-friendly activities in Miami, there’s no shortage of hot, hot, hot options; but that doesn’t mean they’re all worth your time. From swimming to splash pads to museums and animal attractions, we’ve found the best of…

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6 New Animated Kids Movies Are Coming to Netflix & Here’s What We Know So Far

Netflix is bringing out the creative star power for tons of new movies and shows.

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Joanna Gaines Has the Best Mom Advice Ever about Being in the Moment with Kids

Joanna Gaines has some pretty real mom advice for every one of us.

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On the House: NYC Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free

You don’t need to spend a dime on your tiny dining companion if you know when to hit up these NYC spots!

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This School Program Hopes to Free Kids from Helicopter & Lawnmower Parenting

The Let Grow program has a single mission: to let kids be kids.

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This Mom’s Viral Post about Her “Organic” Family Dinners Is All Too Real

The definition of “healthy” is all a matter of perspective, sometimes.

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This Is What Every Mom Tribe Should Be Like

The golden rule: They do not judge.

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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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