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22 Holiday Train Rides to Book before They Sell Out

You don’t have to pack an overnight bag to take a trip to the North Pole on these Santa-packed train rides across the country.

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One Fish, Two Fish: 11 Places to Catch This Year’s Salmon Run

When it comes to seeing the salmon run, these spots are really jumpin’!

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30 Things You Have to Do in NYC Before Baby Turns One

Got a new plus-one in the mix? Get busy with this Big Apple bucket list for those 12 months and under!

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Roll in to the Best Roller Rinks for Seattle Families

Kiss the rainy season blues goodbye when you take the kids roller skating.

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Eight Wheelin’: San Diego’s Roller Skating Rinks, Meet Ups & Pathways

Some have skate schools, some have cheap entry fees—they all have good vibes!

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Designer Foam Play Mats for Every Decor

No garish colors or ABCs here!

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Reach Out: NYC’s Top Parenting & Support Groups

Now more than ever it’s important to connect. Find your online tribe here!

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5 Ways to Make Your Child’s Transition to Having a Sibling Easier

Expecting number two (or three or four…)? It could be a good time to prepare your child to welcome a new member of your family! The transition to the role of big brother or sister can be tough for little…

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It’s a Date! 14 Spots for Your Next Family Date Night

Cancel the door dash order and pencil in some QT the whole family will enjoy — from retro rollerskating to giant Jenga, we’ve got plenty of family date night inspiration.

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10 Things You Must Do in California’s Siskiyou County

This CA county has tons of waterfalls and railroad history just waiting for young explorers.

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27 Free (or Cheap) Things to Do with Kids in the Bay Area

Let yourself (and your day) be FREE! We bring you the ultimate guide to an admission-free day in the Bay Area. Put those wallets away!

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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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Our Guide to the Best Chores for Every Age & Stage

If you’re wondering what exactly to put on your chore chart for kids, we’ve broken it down by age, from toddlers up to tweens.

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Indoor Playgrounds for Kids of All Ages from Baby to Teen

Have a blast at one of these indoor wonderlands where your kids can play all day!

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Find Your Village: 15 Facebook Groups for Boston Parents

Support, shared knowledge and camaraderie are just a few clicks away.

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Where to Shop, Eat & Play in Studio City

From tasty treats to celebrity-filled farmer’s markets, here’s everything to do with kids in Studio City.

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14 Farms Near the Bay Area Where You Can Stay the Night

Gallivant with goats and cavort with chickens at these Bay Area farms that welcome families to spend the night.

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8 Tips for Surviving The First 6 Months With Your New Baby

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This morning, I heard my almost seven-month-old baby wake up and hurried upstairs to get her. She looked up, smiled a huge toothy grin and babbled some indistinguishable but happy phrase as she realized it was time to…

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9 Incredible Playgrounds to Visit Before Your Kids Grow Up

While it was a total challenge, we picked our favorites in DFW, so take a peek at the list and get started on planning your next outdoor adventure.

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14 California Farm Stays to Book Now

There’s nothing that relaxes the mind like a day spent with nature. These farm stays offer that and so much more.

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25 Smart Ways to Save Big During Your Baby’s First Year

Hold on to that wallet! Before you buy, read these tips for saving money when you have a new baby.

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Head Out on the Highway! Spring Break Road Trips to Plan Now

Sandy beaches not in the Spring Break cards? Don’t sweat it. Buckle up and escape to these awesome low-key Midwest destinations.

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5 Tips for Moms Dealing with Divorce

“If you’re in the throes of divorce, it may be difficult—if not impossible—to see a silver lining in such a mess. Yet, it’s important to remember that you’re doing this for your kids if nothing else. “

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Last-Minute Ways to Make This Thanksgiving Sweet for Kids (and Us)

“No matter how or with whom you’re celebrating this Thanksgiving, here are some easy, last-minute ways to infuse it with a little extra meaning and connection.”

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I Became a Digital Nomad with My Family. Here’s What I Learned

As we try to balance our mental health and mitigate risk, many families have chosen to adopt a digital nomad lifestyle, turning to long-term Airbnb rentals to satisfy their wanderlust. I tried it for a week with my family and this is what I learned.

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Drop the Drumstick: Stay on the Move (& Distanced) Thanksgiving Weekend

From drive-thru light shows to contactless Santa visits, we’re here to keep you moving and making memories this Thanksgiving.

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35 Can’t-Miss Seattle Activities You Can Only Do This Fall

From petting zoos and family swim nights, to scenic train rides and road trip ideas, we’ve rounded up 35 fun things to do with your kids this fall.

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Halloween Costume Shops That Rock (and Shock!)

Sweet, spooky and everything in between, we have your costume needs totally covered.

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5 Best Fall Getaways from LA

Escape to the woods, mountains and more—all just a couple hours from LA.

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These Social Distancing Activities Will Keep Your Kids Entertained for Hours

It’s easy to have fun a few feet apart! We’ve got everything from scavenger hunts to swimming games and more.

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Best Events for Austin Kids & Families in December (and Most are Free!)

Make December magical with all these free activities for families!

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3 Remote Work Tips to Help Your Kids Adapt to Distance Learning

“Here are some common issues I’ve seen during the transition to remote work and how I’ve coached my employees through these rough patches. The same advice can help our kids with their own transition.”

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My Kids Are Social Butterflies & Distance Learning Is a Struggle

Distance learning is not my family’s ideal choice, but here’s how we’re making it work.

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Stressed about Halloween? Think like a Kid

“Here are the ways to deliver on the parts of Halloween that truly matter to kids—even in the year of COVID!”

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Book a Virtual Birthday Party with Anna from Broadway’s “Frozen”

You can also schedule a virtual meeting or voice lesson.

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Facebook Groups Keeping Portland Moms Connected

With COVID-19 keeping kids and parents apart, these Facebook groups for moms are just what you need to stay connected and feel supported.

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