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Find the Perfect Tree at These U-Cut Christmas Tree Farms in Boston

Blue Spruce, Fraser Fir and all the favorites are waiting to come home with you!

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10 Secluded Spots to Enjoy Your Summer Picnic

Bring the kids to picnic at one of these spacious parks before summer ends.

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Mother’s Day, Delivered: Gifts from Small LA Businesses We Love

Forwarding this email to your S.O. is strongly encouraged.

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A Love Letter to Seattle: 13 Things We Can’t Wait to Do Again

Seattle families have definitely got this, but while we’re waiting, here are 13 things we’re looking forward to doing again.

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Get in the Game! 10 Sports Bars That Welcome Kids

If you and your little sports fanatics want to get in on all the action, head to one of these sports bars that welcome kids and parents.

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This 9-Year-Old’s Lemonade Stand Made Over $5,000 for the Best Reason Ever

This little boy is a lemonade tycoon with a pretty big heart.

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Book It to These Drop-In Story Times This Winter

Beat the winter doldrums with our handy-dandy list of local library and bookstore story times. The best part? They’re totally free!

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Hit the Bricks: Our Favorite Food Trucks Gone Brick-and-Mortar

From comfort food to regional delights, we’re dishing on our favorite food trucks that have traded their wheels for brick-and-mortar establishments.

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Winter Sports You Might Not Have Tried

Go beyond ice skating with under-the-radar winter sports. Here’s where to get your adrenaline pumping.

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Try Something New: 14 Classes That Offer Free Sample Sessions

From singing, to dancing, to tumbling, these programs offer a first class free, so your little one can get his or her feet wet before committing to the whole shebang.

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Your Guide to Seattle’s Best Family Festivals

Whether your kid crew is into art, music, strawberries or trains, we’ve handpicked 10 unique and fabulous summer fests to fit everyone’s interests.

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Your Family’s Guide to This Year’s Seattle International Film Festival

This year’s film festival returns with over 400 features, short films and documentaries including a host of “Films4Families.” Click through the gallery for 10 must-see family flicks playing May 18-June 11, 2017.

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The Secret’s out on The 5th Avenue’s Latest Family Production

Whether you loved The Secret Garden as a kid or you simply want a magical night at the theater with your kidlet, The 5th Avenue’s latest production of the Frances Hodgson Burnett classic won’t disappoint. Here’s why.

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Play with Your Food: 8 Eateries That Serve up a Side of Fun

Restaurants and cafes that will keep your little ones entertained, and maybe even give you a few minutes for grown-up conversation. Yes, please!

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9 Ways To Make the Most of Snow Days

Snowstorm in the forecast? Don’t fret about being bored with your baby—try these fun ideas for indoor and outdoor play.

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Seattle Restaurant Week: Best Bets for Family Dining

Seattle Restaurant Week isn’t just for grownups. Here’s where you can dine and indulge — with kids happily in tow.

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Snack Attack: 10 Local Munchies The Munchkins Will Love

Just in time for holiday entertaining, read on to find our favorite locally made goodies that both your tiny turkeys and guests are sure to gobble with glee.

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High-Flying Fun: Peachtree-Dekalb Airport Park

Your crew will love a trip to PDK, with its playground, picnic area, and air strip observation stadium. Read on to find out all your need to be ready for take-off.

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Wacky Wednesdays: 9 Activities to Get You Over the Mid-Week Hump

From story times to theater classes to guided nature hikes, leap over that mid-week hurdle with one of these awesome hump day happenings!

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A Wildlife Refuge Only 10 Miles from the City

Unplug with mother nature at the Richardson Bay Audubon Center and Wildlife Refuge, a little slice of paradise only a mile from the highway and nine miles from the city.

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The Yard Cafe

If you’re looking for a great place to grab a good beer (there are 12 rotating taps) cocktail, or excellent house-made chips, salsa and tacos, then you’ll want to check out The Yard in Greenwood.
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Chuck’s Hop Shop

Chuck’s Hop Shop, located in Greenwood, is “the land of a thousand beers.” It’s sort of like a bar, but not really a bar. We haven’t verified if, they do in fact, have a thousand beers but it seems like…

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A Little Slice of Heaven: Where To Take The Kids For Pie In Atlanta

There is something about a slice of pie that soothes the soul. Lucky for us, Atlanta seems to be in a full-on infatuation with pie’s gooey goodness and there are plenty of places to go grab a slice. Here is…

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99 Monkeys: A Guilt-Free Neighborhood Fave Returns

All parents have had that post-party, guilt-inducing moment when you survey the paper and plastic carnage scattered all over the floor and wonder how many trees were downed for your kiddo’s special event. Guilt much? Don’t worry! 99 Monkeys (which…

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Take a Book, Leave a Book: Seattle’s Little Free Library

Have you heard? Full-sized libraries are a thing of the past. The checkout lines, the due dates (that you always seem to forget), the hush-hush whispering policy, the furlough weeks? Forget about it! It’s likely that you’ve seen the newest…

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8 Breweries To Grab A Pint With Your Kids In-Tow

You don’t have to save a trip to one of Seattle’s best breweries for date night anymore! Lucky for Seattle beer-loving parents, there are plenty of spots around the city to take your little ones and enjoy a brew. A…

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May Hot List – San Francisco Bay Area Specials for Mom’s Day, Family Performances and Activities

Mother’s Day Special at Nancy Alcott’s Photography

Celebrate mother’s day (or a mother’s day-to-be!) with $100 off a highly stylized newborn posing session with award winning newborn photographer nancy alcott.  Purchase in the month of May, and you can redeem…

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Come Out and Play on Neighborhood Toy Store Day

Remember the magic of your local toy store growing up – where kids were encouraged to play and picking out the perfect toy was as special as the toy itself?  The folks at American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) do…

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Date Night: Seattle Neighborhood Microbreweries

We’re back with another fabulous article by Seattle Magazine. This one’s all about the little guy, the little guy who packs a big punch. That’s right! Microbreweries. And the Seattle area has tons of them. Most of these places not…

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Date Night: Explore Phinney Ridge

It’s easy to drive past small neighborhoods and great Seattle nooks while running errands or rocking the daily routine. That’s where Seattle Magazine comes in. They do the exploring for you, so all you have to do is show up!…

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Ongoing Friday Events for Seattle Kids

It’s Friday afternoon and you’ve run out of new ideas to keep the kiddos entertained. No worries, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of Friday goings on in greater Seattle, including storytimes, playtimes, museums and more. Read on.
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Seattle Kids Indoor Fun: Guide to Storytimes

Slogging through a rainy season in the Pacific Northwest with a little one ready to get out of the house isn’t easy. Luckily, Seattle-area libraries and bookstores offer interactive, educational and (even better) free storytimes every day of the week.…

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Hot List – School Tours, Childcare and Photo Deals

The shopping season is over, so it’s time to focus on important stuff like preschool admissions and childcare. Check out the Open House and Preschool Tours listed below, and take advantage of sweet deal on au pair care. Once you…

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November Hot List – San Francisco Fall Sales & Deals

The Holiday Season is fast approaching, and with it, holiday sales and deals! From holiday photo cards to photography sessions (yes, there’s still time to get your Christmas card photo done) and childcare, we’ve a rounded up the best discounts…

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Everett’s Imagine Children’s Museum & Forest Park

With longer days and more flexible schedules, summer’s a great time to explore new areas outside of Seattle.  Just a short drive (30 minutes or so) North of Seattle is Everett; home to a fantastic Children’s Museum and a huge…

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