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We Found the Perfect Gifts for Your Resident Superstar

Lights, camera, action! Does your kiddo love captivating an audience with elaborate stories, hamming it up at family functions or belting out ballads in the car? Let their creative juices flow with the Tobi 2 Director’s Camera and the Tobi…

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How to Plan a Kid’s Birthday Party on a Budget

You don’t have to bring in that expensive face painter to make it a memorable celebration!

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18+ Pandemic Proof Birthday Party Ideas for Kids

This year’s birthday may look a little different, but it’s still going to be awesome.

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The Most Fun Virtual Halloween Party Ideas for Kids

Check out this spooktacular list of ways to celebrate Halloween virtually, safely, but just as memorably as in previous years.

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Total Body Workouts You Can Do at Home (with Your Kids!)

From freeze dancing to good ol’ fashioned push-ups, we’ve found some cool games and tips for getting fit with your kiddos at home.

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Empathy Activities to Foster Kind and Not-So-Bored Kids

“Empathy activities are also ones that can take up a good portion of our day and therefore banish the boredom!”

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10 Fun Things to Do with Neighbors & Friends (While Social Distancing)

With a little creativity, you can get back to feeling as tightknit as ever within your community.

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No Place Like Home! Birthday Party Entertainers That Come to You

Even if your party plans look different this year, we’ve updated our list of birthday entertainers to include no-contact set ups, Zoom editions and more!

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Zoom Party Strategies for Successful Kid Birthdays in Quarantine

“Dealing with the disappointing reality of birthdays during COVID-19 is totally a drag. However, it also builds the grit, the resilience, and flexible thinking that can actually fortify our kids with amazing life-skills long after the pandemic is a distant memory.”

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50 Tasks You Can Easily Tackle in 5 Minutes

Make the most of your day by checking out our list of easy-peasy projects that only take five minutes.

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15 Games to Help Kids Write More

Creative and clever ideas to help inspire your kids to write more while at home—without tears or bribes.

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The Hottest Toys at Toy Fair 2020

This year’s toy trends range from H20 fun to kid-powered play. See our top picks for this year’s wish lists.

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Be Ready for This Baby Shark Toy to Be on Your Kid’s Wish List in 2020

Your kids will be on their feet dancing with their favorite shark friend.

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Party Tricks: The Best Birthday Venues in Marin

These places offer the whole birthday package—set-up, décor, and specialized themes—which means pure fun for them and (hooray!) no stress for you.

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I Always Wanted Children. Then I Actually Had Them

I had my first child. The love I felt was indescribable—but postpartum was not kind to me.

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17 Ways to Keep Your Kid Busy in an Airport

Say goodbye to boring airport delays! Here’s how you can keep the kids occupied until you hear the words “now boarding.”

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7 Clever Google Home Kids Games & Hacks for a Jolly Holiday

Google has made the holidays a little bit merrier—and a whole lot easier!

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How to Plan the Perfect Kid-Friendly Outdoor Party

When you think of an outdoor party, what comes to mind? Burgers, bouncy houses, and bugs. But it doesn’t have to be this way! There are some really fun and creative ways to plan an outdoor party for any occasion…

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Weekend Must-Do: Rock & Roll Playhouse Dance Party

This kids’ concert series heats things up! (And it’s totally FREE at one location!)

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Namaste: Best Yoga Studios for Kids

Whether you want your toddler, tot, tween or teen to find balance, physical activity, mindfulness or a combination of all three, the D.C. region has an option for you.

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Anytime, Anywhere: On the Go Entertainment with 3 Props (or Less)

With little to no supplies needed, these 15 games can be played anytime, anywhere.

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15 Ways to Keep Your Kids Entertained and Your Sanity Intact

We’ve all been there: whether you’re standing in line for a ski lift or waiting for breakfast, antsy kids are often whiny kids looking to start a fight with a sibling. As parents, we’re always looking for ways to keep…

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Hey DJ! Music Mixers That Know How to Rock a Kid’s Party

Dance the night away with the District’s top kids DJ’s and know that you and your guests will have had a night (or an afternoon) to remember.

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Strike a Pose: Where Little Busy Bees Go to Get Zen

We’ve scoped out the best yoga studios to help kids reconnect their minds and bodies, while enjoying being a kid (and standing on their heads).

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Downward-Facing Toddler: Yoga Studios for Kids

Practice your downward dog at these yoga studios that cater to kids. Namaste.

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Creative Dream Playhouse: Birthday Party Venue Turned New Playspace

Looking for a new indoor spot to play away those winter blues? Check out Murray Hill’s new Creative Dream Playhouse.

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Let’s Party: Cheap (or Free) Places To Have a Birthday Bash

Between the special order theme cake, bouncy house rental or traveling petting zoo, hosting your sweet kiddo’s birthday party can really take it out… of your wallet. When did kids’ parties get so expensive? These days it seems the tab…

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Protected: How to Have the Ultimate Family Christmas Carol Karaoke Night

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