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My (Lame) Attempts at Baby Talk

Photo: Dan Reily
First, let it be noted that I have no idea how to talk to babies. They stare at me like I’m from Mars and I stare back or read them the newspaper or something. Once in a restaurant a…

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13 Surprising Ways to Repurpose Old Toys

Don’t toss out that rusty tricycle just yet—we’ve got great ideas on how to turn your old things into something awesome and new.

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Calling All Bookworms: The LA Times Festival of Books Is Here!

Got books? We’ve got the scoop on what to bring, where to park and most importantly, which authors you have to meet at the LA Times Festival of Books.

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Wizards of All Ages Can Get a Magical Subscription Box Delivered Right to Their Door

Harry Potter fans can now get a subscription box filled with everything a wizard needs.

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The 10 Best Pop Culture Stores in Seattle

Whether you’re a collector or looking for the perfect gift, these shops offer everything from comic books and costumes to a build-your-own Funko Pop toy center.

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There’s Still Time to Get Your Ugly On for National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

Are you ready for National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day? We can help.

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“Creeped Out” Is Netflix’s Spooky New Show for Big Kids, Just in Time for Halloween

Netflix’s new show is this generation’s “Are You Afraid of the Dark?”—and we can’t wait.

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Jennifer Garner Wore Her Marching Band Uniform on IG for This Sweet Reason

You can leave the marching band, but it’ll never leave you, as Jennifer Garner revealed on IG.

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Star Wars, Pixar & New Rides Coming to Disney Parks & More Exciting Updates

We can barely contain our excitement for what’s coming to Disney Parks this year and next.

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The Ultimate Guide to Open House New York with Kids

The amazing annual event that gives New Yorkers a sneak peek into hundreds of sites is back! Here’s how to do it as a family.

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Here Are All the Disney Movies Netflix Is Losing

Here’s the list of movies and shows you’re going to lose when Disney moves from Netflix to its own streaming service in 2019.

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Interesting Science Shows Older Fathers Have Geekier Sons

Could there be evolutionary advantages to older fathers having kids?

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ZONK! BAM! BOOM! LA’s Best Comic Book Shops for Kids

May 6 is Free Comic Book Day! Here’s the scoop on where to take your little heroes to score a free book and discover a whole new world of reading and imagination.

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Funny Onesies & Hilarious Baby Bodysuits

Have a little fun and make your friends laugh with one of these funny bodysuits.

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Best Off Broadway Shows for Kids

In the past few years, New York theater ticket prices have shot up faster than someone sitting on a hive of bees. While we are willing, albeit grudgingly, to pay these exorbitant prices for a rare adult afternoon or evening…

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One Cool Thing: These Arty Crafty Cakes are Too Sweet

Spoil your dinner by drooling over these amazing desserts from Arty Crafty Cakes.

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Why You Should Stay Married…Even When It’s So Hard

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The Young Bride:
Today is my 20th wedding anniversary.

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Twenty years ago today, at 6 a.m. I was waking up to the bright, hot day I was the bride.
I had not slept…

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Just Opened: Star Wars & the Power of Costume

Well, wookie here! The latest Discovery Times Square Exhibit is out of this world!

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Ready to Roll: Take a Sweet Ride at Duthie Hill Bike Park

Celebrate National Bike Month at Duthie Hill Bike Park—an all-ages, all-skill-level bike park that’s like Disneyland, for mountain bikers.

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Celebrate Comic Book Day Like Superman

Here are 4 super hero-sized events where you and your sidekicks can celebrate Free Comic Book Day.

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15 Funny Coffee Mugs for Moms

Crack up while you charge up. Last one to finish their drink changes the next diaper.

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3 New Museum Exhibits to Visit Now

The Bay Area is rife with new museum exhibits this month and we’ve got the scoop on the best ones for your family.

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Grown-up Fun: Take a Modern Home Tour

Are you an architecture geek? Love modern design? Be sure to check out this weekend’s Seattle Modern Home Tour.
Advance tickets are on sale through FRIDAY, March 21 AT 8:00 PM for $30 each at their website. Tickets purchased after…

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Date Night: Battle of the Geek Bands

Join the party after GeekWire’s Startup Day with the Battle of the Geek Bands.
Local geeks will shed their day jobs and show you their musical chops at Showbox SODO. Bands competing include The Tax Authorities from Avalara, Double Down …

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Dinner Theater for Kids: Eats and Entertainment in One

Consider bringing your cutie to one of these dinner theater options for your meal + entertainment in one sitting/setting. Finding entertainment that comes without a remote and letting someone else prep the food is definitely the best thing since sliced bread!

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Painted Ladies and Playgrounds: Explore Alamo Square

When your Full House is feeling overrun get outside and play tourist in San Francisco’s Alamo Square neighborhood, where postcard-worthy views await!

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25 Galactic Gifts Worthy of Every Star Wars Fan

Everyone knows the famous line from the Star Wars saga: “May the Force be with you,” but did you know that a variation of this phrase has inspired an entire day of appreciation for all things Star Wars? “May the…

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Collector's Cave

2072 Union St
(between Buchanan St & Webster St)
San Francisco, CA 94123
For parents who grew up in the seventies and eighties on baseball cards and Lincoln Logs, a visit to the Collector’s Cave can feel like stepping into…

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Father’s Day Gift IDeas – 2 Books Built for Fun

DIY, Daddy-O

Even if your kids really do have “The World’s Greatest Dad,” spare him the coffee mug this Father’s Day and get him something to inspire even more super-dad-ness. A pair of dynamic Bay Area dads have books out…

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Explore UW’s Campus

It doesn’t matter if you’re
a seasoned Husky fan or a newcomer to Seattle, the picturesque University of Washington campus is worth a visit this spring, with tons of diversions for both rainy and sunny days.

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