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21 Halloween Costumes You Can Make with Amazon Boxes

Make your kid into a DJ, Pac-Man or x-ray this Halloween.

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39 Incredible Ways for a Father to Spend Time with His Daughter

We asked some of our favorite dads of daughters to share their activities, and we received a treasure trove of ideas.

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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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Cool Off at These Bay Area Splash Pads

Want to get wet? Splash pads are the place to be when the heat is on!

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17 Hot Parks with Cool Creeks

Beat the heat and cool off in a nearby creek!

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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 Playgrounds in Every Neighborhood

Our growing list of favorite playgrounds from the Pacific Ocean to the San Fernando Valley.

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21 Father’s Day Ideas to Delight Every LA Dad

20 ways to honor the Dad in your life with things he loves to do the most in and around LA.

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50 Must-Do Activities for DC Kids This Summer

We’ve scoured the entire DMV to find the best family activities, whether you’re a local or a first-time visitor to the area. Get out there!

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10 Thrilling Pump Tracks & Trails for Adventurous Kids

Ramp up the adventure of your typical bike ride at one of these exciting parks.

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Top of The Heap: Our Favorite Manhattan Playgrounds

Tis the season for climbing, scaling and sliding. These are our top spots to do so uptown, downtown, and in between!

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National & State Parks Near NYC That Kids Love (& Amazing Places to Stay Nearby)

It’s not all about Old Faithful. These spots are special—and closer to home!

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All Things Spring! 50+ Fantastic Activities to Put on Your Calendar

Spring has sprung! Here’s how to make the most of it.

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31 of the Best San Francisco Playgrounds (That Are Now Open!)

Swings, slides and see-saws, oh my! We are ready to PLAY!

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11 All-Abilities Playgrounds That Welcome All Children

Kids of all abilities can play alongside their peers at these playgrounds that are wheelchair accessible and take into consideration the special needs of all children.

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27 Bay Area Spots for Epic Family Picnics

Grab a picnic blanket, some snacks and the sunscreen and head to one of these perfect spots for enjoying the fresh air!

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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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11 Things We Can’t Wait to Do in 2021

Events and activities for now, next month, and maybe one day soon.

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Slide into Winter at These Tubing & Sledding Spots

Shooting down a hill at top speed is pure fun for the whole family. Here’s where to go for snow.

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BABY born Has a Holiday Surprise Your Little One Will Love

Surprise! The holidays (and holiday shopping) have snuck up on us again. One thing at the top of every parent’s to-do list: Find the perfect gift—something that’s cute, fun and keeps them entertained past New Year’s Day.

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SURPRISE! Spark Their Imagination This Season

The BABY born Surprise Treehouse is sure to delight! With 20+ surprises, and exclusive doll and a playground full of goodies, kids 3 & up will reach the heights of fun.

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These 5 Botanical Gardens Are Open & Have Flowers for Days

Nature has come alive at these botanical gardens that are perfect for a summer day.

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The Best Hidden Picnic Spots Around LA

Dine al fresco at these secret LA parks and gardens.

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14 Awesome Destinations for Adventurous Families

Flip through our album for experiences that promise plenty of thrills.

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Orange County’s Best Indoor Play Spaces

Plan your indoor adventure here!

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How to Help Your Child Overcome Disappointment

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On a recent outing to the Carousel in the Dumbo neighborhood of Brooklyn, my granddaughter and I were both very disappointed that the Carousel was unexpectedly closed for repairs. There is a wonderful playground in the vicinity, so…

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3 Perfect Days in San Francisco: An Easy Family Getaway

This is how you do 72 hours in the City by the Bay.

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Where to Play in the Snow—without Leaving LA

Get ready to make snow angels at the beach, go sledding downtown and more wintry fun!

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The Best Destinations for Multi-Generational Family Vacations

Planning your own multi-gen trip with you, your parents and your kids is a chance to make epic memories that both your kiddos and grandparents will cherish forever.

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Harvest & Holiday Fun at Santa’s Village Azoosment Park

Part nostalgic theme park and part petting zoo, the family-owned attraction is as eclectic as they come. And that’s all part of the charm.

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3 Perfect Days in New York City with Kids

Uptown, downtown, all around the town. It’s the city that never sleeps—but after this, the whole family will!

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The Best East Bay Playgrounds

Looking to find your new nearby stomping ground or discover a new hidden gem? Whatever it is, we’ve got your guide to to the best playgrounds around, East Bay style!

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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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16 Little-Known Secrets of Disneyland Resort

We’ve never been good at keeping secrets, so we had to share the hidden gems at the Happiest Place on Earth. You’ll keep them to yourselves, right?

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All the New Attractions Coming to the Disneyland Resort This Year

This year promises to be magical at the Disneyland Resort in California.

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