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5 Things I Learned from Walking 5 Miles a Day

“It started simply enough—just two moms who wanted to move and get some fresh air in the process. But it soon became so much more.”

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6 Ways to Practice Self-Love Daily

“Say it with me: self-care is not selfish. It is you taking care of your basic needs and rights as a human being.”

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Walk a Winter Wonderland at These 7 Hikes

Kick that cabin fever with these kid-friendly hikes near Portland.

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Fellow Soccer Moms, Please Turn Off Your Cars (No, Seriously)

Photo: Anthony Ginsbrook via Unsplash
Every Tuesday and Thursday our youngest boy, Jackson, has soccer practice. It’s in a wonderful park by the river, and when the weather is nice it’s a great place to take a stroll on the…

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Shop in the Sunshine! The Best Farmers Markets in San Diego

Skip the grocery store and enjoy shopping in the sunshine for fresh produce and more at our favorite local farmers markets.

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Shake Shake Camp Box

Shake Shack Launches Shack Camp Today

The Shack Camp Box includes six weeks worth of activities.

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Rainbow Walk

Bear Hunts and Rainbow Walks Help Lift Spirits

Getting out of the house to exercise and get some fresh air is recommended as long as you use social distancing practices.

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5 Ways to Keep Your Kids Engaged While Learning at Home

“Here are some tips for keeping your kids engaged with learning at home—even when they don’t have homework to do.”

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Events Canceled in Atlanta? Here’s What to Do with the Kids Mar. 20-22

Looking for something to do in Atlanta with kids? You’ve just found the motherlode.

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4 Tips to Help You Get Through Winter Sickness

“Life doesn’t stop just because you’re sick. So how did I make it through? Here are my tips for making the best of a situation when you aren’t feeling your best.”

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Hearth & Hand with Magnolia Is Getting a New Furniture Collection

The new year is the perfect time for a furniture refresh.

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Our Move from L.A. to Portland: A Journey in Starting Over with a Kid

Our first few months are push-and-pull between instances of despair and disarray and moments of wonder and pure joy.

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How to Stay Connected to Your Partner Post-Baby

Small steps to reconnect with your partner post-baby can have a big, lasting impact. Here are 8 easy ways to strengthen your partnership.

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17 Places to Find Incredible Outdoor Art

These creative spots do more than just inspire—they offer plenty of fresh air, too.

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Take Your Kids to These National Parks for FREE on Black Friday

Skip the day after Thanksgiving sales and enjoy the great outdoors instead.

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When Even Wonder Woman Has Rough Nights With the Kids

Gal Gadot might be Wonder Woman, but she’s also a mom and her latest Instagram post shows she’s just like us.

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The Glamporous Life: We Found No-Hassle Camping

Go into the wild as a family without going insane.

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Sweet Stuff: NYC Area Maple Sugaring Spots

How about a short — and sweet! — day trip where kids can see first-hand how the syrup is made.

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Winter Wonders: Best Outerwear for Keeping Baby Warm

Winter, snow, wind and the polar vortex have arrived. Here’s what you need to protect your baby from the elements.

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Go Play! 7 of East County’s Best Parks

Climb a tree or swing through the air at these East County parks.

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Today Is Walk in the Park Day

 

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Today Is Walk in the Park Day

Follow your path.

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Print out this nature-themed scavenger hunt
perfect for your next hike or walk outside.

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No park? No problem. Check out our how-to on hiking your own…

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Today Is National Day of Unplugging

 

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Today Is National Day of Unplugging

Cut the cord.

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Today is all about getting away from the screen and amping up the fun.Try a low-fi game or craft that uses buttons (and we don’t mean the kind…

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Top 10 Free (or Cheap) Things to do in the Bay Area with Kids Under 5

From kiddie concerts to petting zoos to bowling, we set out to prove the old axiom that the best things in life are FREE—especially if you are a little kid!

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Fresh Air Fun: 11 Best Outdoor Baby Toys

Whether you have a newborn or a new walker, summertime is here and some fresh air and fun in the sun (err, shade) will do you and your babe good. Here are 11 fun toys to get started playing outside with your little one.

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13 Trees That Will-ow Amaze You

Read about the world’s most amazing trees, from one that grows fruit that tastes like sherbet to another featuring a tunnel with a real running railroad!

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6 Must-Have Baby Essentials

As you compile your baby registry, make sure to include these new goodies from Nordstrom that’ll make you and your stylin’ babe the envy of your playgroup.

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6 Free Outdoor Concerts to Savor Summer

As the outdoor concert season draws to a close, you’ll find six more kindie rock concerts to take advantage of this August — and they’re all free!

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9 Kid-Friendly Nature Walks Within 1 Hour of NYC

You may love city living, but that doesn’t mean you can’t crave fresh air and the chance for your kids to frolic in nature every now and again, too. The good news is, the tri-state area boasts plenty of nature…

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AC Gilbert Discovery Village: An Ultimate Play World (Giant Fort Included)

Behold AC Gilbert Discovery Village, an ultimate play world for kids.

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A Playground for the Senses: Tryon Creek State Park

While we hold onto every last vestige of autumn sunshine and the fresh air options that coincide, it’s also groovy to check out places that are delightful come rain or come shine. Exhibit A: Tryon Creek State Park.

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Stroll Over! The 9 Best Parks for Babies

Babies might not old enough to monkey around — but that doesn’t mean they can’t get near the monkey bars. Parks across Chicago are meant for all ages to enjoy, and some are particularly equipped for infants. If you’re itching…

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Little Things, Big Rewards

We all know that sometimes it’s the little things that bring everyday health and happiness to our families.  So some of our mom friends who work at Blue Shield of California gave us their simple, yet thoughtful ideas to finding…

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4 Kid-Friendly Charity Walk and Runs in Seattle

Every parent knows that a little fresh air, sunshine (if we are lucky) and physical activity can make the difference between a good day and a difficult day when it comes to our kids. Here in Seattle, we are lucky…

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Explore: Lake Merced Park in San Francisco

Live in the City and don’t want to drive far for a run with the jogging stroller? Lake Merced Park has a four-mile long paved path that’s perfect for just that.
The park’s huge freshwater lake is fed by an…

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Casa Mañana

110 Main Street
Tiburon, CA 94920
For those who are put off by the lines and prices at so many Tiburon restaurants, Casa Mañana is a breath of fresh air. With authentic Mexican/Salvadoran food, friendly wait staff, and affordable prices,…

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