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This Cool New Toy Lets Your Little One Join in on Indoor Cycling Fun!

Kids have a lot of energy to burn. And beelining it to the snack cabinet or swiping their tablets doesn’t quite cut it. Get your kiddo moving and grooving on their very own stationary bike— The Little Tikes Pelican Explore…

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100 Things to Do with Kids in Chicago

Some would say it’s the best city in the world and we agree, with only a slight bias. Let us present our irrefutable evidence for why you should give Chicago big-big love.

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5 Ways to Encourage Your Family to Be Active

Real talk: riding a scooter around the block for the 800th time doesn’t always pique a kid’s interest. And can you blame ‘em? You may be feeling a little bored with your go-to workout these days, too. When it comes…

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Act Like a Tourist in Your Own City

From cruising the waterways to city views in the clouds, we’re here to remind you of just how cool your city is.

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LA’s Best Groups for Parents & New Moms

These Los Angeles mom groups are a great way to get support and make new friends.

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Take a Hike! 21 Easy Trails for Kids in San Diego

Get outdoors and soak up some vitamin D with the kids on one of these gorgeous hiking trails!

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26 of the Best At-Home Workout Programs

Whether you’re dying to try the hottest new boutique fitness plan or if you’re looking to boost your cardio, we’ve found the best in every category.

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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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11+ Extreme & Thrilling Outdoor Activities for SoCal Kids

Go big or go home! From paragliding and jet boating to kayaking with sharks and ziplining, these thrills are sure to put the wind in your kids’ sails.

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A Parent’s (And Personal Trainer’s) Guide to Staying Healthy & Active

“With no gyms, no in-person personal trainers, and no support, can parents remain healthy and active during a mandatory shelter-in-place order? Absolutely—with a little planning of course.”

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These Museum Tours Will Blow Your Kid’s Mind

Self-guided tours at the La Brea Tar Pits and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County elevate the historical museum outing to an epic adventure and adrenaline rush!

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Pregnancy & Postpartum Exercise Tips

Whether you are in your first trimester or just had a baby, these exercise tips will help you feel your best.

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10 Things to Do with Kids in San Jose, California

San Jose is a family mecca with loads of STEM, outdoor and seasonal activities for the whole family.

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Best Yoga Studios for Kids and Families to Namaste

Families that yoga together, namaste together! Here are some of our favorite studios around Los Angeles.

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The Road to Gold: Training LA’s Future Winter Olympians

From curling to twirling, all the places your future winter Olympian can train in LA.

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8 Safe-for-Pregnancy Workouts Beyond Walking

We’ve rounded up the most fun and beneficial workouts that are safe to do during pregnancy.

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Warm Up at These Nearby Hot Springs

Warm up at these nearby, family-friendly hot springs.

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Hot Ticket: Fall Theater for the Whole Family

From a Broadway musical to some Motown flash, we’ve got your must-see list of real, live theater the kids will love.

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From Parks to Perches: The Best Places in LA to Throw a Baby Shower

Whether the mama-to-be in your life loves luxury, girls-only outings, park play or whole family fetes, we found the perfect places to shower her with love.

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Summer Adventures for Thrill Seeking Kids

Your kids want to swing from the treetops! Not to worry; the DMV offers an abundance of heart-pumping adventures sure to satisfy even the youngest adrenaline junky.

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Wheels on the Bus IRL: Amazing Public Transit Playdates

Trade the Fast Pass for a bus pass for the day! Climb aboard a boat, train, bus or cable car and embark on one of these public transit adventures.

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This Year, Resolve to Have Fun While You Get Fit

If you’re bored by bikes and yawn at yoga, these totally unique workouts will jump start January and renew your resolution.

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Game On! Schedule a Playdate with Gizmos

The new kid on the block, Gizmos Fun Factory, just upped the coolness factor of the south ‘burbs.

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5 Weekend Getaways That Prolong Summer

They days are getting shorter, but since we live in LA, there are plenty of easy-peasy weekend destinations filled with sunny fun!

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Need a Vacay with Something for Everyone? Find It in Poipu, Kauai!

With pristine beaches perfect for tots to explorations that’ll bring your clan through a tropical rainforest, Poipu packs a huge punch in the family fun department.

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6 New Year’s Resolutions For San Diego Families

What’s your family’s new year’s resolution? From new outdoor adventures to embracing zen and peace, we’ve got ideas for you.

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Zip, Slide and Climb at Snoqualmie’s New Fisher Creek Park

A playground designed by kids? It’s gotta be awesome, right? Read on for the inside scoop on this newly designed park that is scoring big points with kids and parents alike.

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Take the Plunge: A JAWsome Experience for Shark Enthusiasts

If you’ve got a budding Jacques Cousteau or Shark Week enthusiast, read on for the scoop on this heart-pumping thrill—no experience needed.

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Drop-In Activities for End-of-Summer Sanity

The cure for the summer stir crazies? Drop-in activities that you can do on a moment’s notice, from sing-alongs at Mariano’s to craft workshops at Michaels.

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Little Ninja Night: The Newest Thrill for Adventure Seekers

Take your daredevil’s next extracurricular activity to new heights at iFly Seattle’s newest class for 6-12 year olds.

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Spring Training: 7 Family Friendly Races

As home to the New York City Marathon, you probably know there’s a race (or two or three) going on just about every weekend here. But did you realize that some of them are kid friendly? If you love running…

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Bay Area Kids Dig, Dine, and Dance at Pie Ranch

Down in Pescadero along the windy coastal Highway 1, a small organic farm is spicing up how people are connected with their food by organizing monthly work days before a family-friendly old-fashioned barn dance. The tradition started the year after…

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6 Awesome Wii Games…for Moms!

The typical new mom afternoon routine:  your little bundle of joy is down for a nap andyou’re stuck inside longing for some exercise and a little entertainment. Video games have come a long way in the past decade and if…

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Three New Portland Indoor Play Parks

April may be nigh, but the rain is here to stay. We Portlanders need plenty of options for indoor play, but luckily, several organizations serve this need. Within the past few months, three new indoor activity spots have opened to…

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