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Oh My Gourd: The DMV’s Best Pumpkin Patches

Looking for a gourd time? Check out these pumpkin patches within an hour’s drive of DC!

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20+ Places to Take Kids Who Love Dinosaurs

Got a Jurassic Park fan in your house? Head out for some real-world adventures at these fantastic dino sites!

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Don’t Miss These Free & Cheap Activities in PDX

Don’t believe what they say. There’s plenty you can do for free. You’re gonna be surprised.

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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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What’s Up, Doc: Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Child

On your pregnancy to do list – find an amazing pediatrician before Baby arrives. Be sure to consider these tips in your search.

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Raising Anti-Racists: The Work Starts with Me

“My job in raising these white boys is to give them the education to know what racism is, not only so that they can see the privilege that surrounds them, but so that they can do everything they can to stop the injustices happening in our world.”

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Incredible Co-Working Spaces That Also Offer Childcare

Forget trying to answer emails while the kids soak up screen time. We found the best places where parents can work, and kids can get their play on.

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Best San Diego Nurseries & Gardens to Visit This Spring

It’s a garden party! Visit these local treasures to bask in nature and learn how to grow your own garden with your little sprouts.

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11 Fun & Free Things to Do with Kids in January

Sneak peek: Dance Sundays with Debbie Allen at The Wallis, free admission to the Cayton and Kidspace (and more museums!), and the return of the Los Feliz Flea… details right this way.

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19 Festivals That’ll Put Some ‘Spring’ in Your Step

Clear your calendar because DC is jam packed with family-friendly spring fests (bonus: most are free!) Click through to discover some of our top picks.

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27 LA Events to Put on Your 2020 Bucket List

All the kid-friendly festivals, museum exhibits, concerts and more happening in the year ahead.

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The Most Spectacular Holiday Tree Lightings in LA

Get ready for (faux) snow flurries, fireworks and more at these epic celebrations.

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Flip the Switch: Tree & Menorah Lightings Around the Bay

Celebrate the season with a tree and menorah lighting ceremony, the perfect event to ignite your holiday spirit.

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Little Stars: NYC Theater Classes for Kids

Whether you’ve got a ham in the house or a serious thespian in the making, these are places they can take to the stage!

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How to Keep Your Friends after Having a Baby

Maintaining your social circle is more critical than ever as a parent. Here are 6 ways to make sure you keep connecting with your friends, even after having a baby.

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17 Things to Do with Dad on Father’s Day

To show the man in your life how much he means, a nice card is great, but an unforgettable experience is, well, unforgettable. Here are some ways to treat Dad like a king this Father’s Day.

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Best of the Fests! 12 Can’t-Miss Spring Festivals

From crafts and music to flowers and farm animals, get ready to clear your calendars for these spectacular spring fests.

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Want to Live in Retro Cali Style Like the Brady Bunch? Now You Can

If you dreamed of growing up in “The Brady Bunch” house, now is your chance.

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5 Tips for Successful Parent-Teacher Conferences

Whether you are the parent or the teacher, conferences can be stressful.

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Amazon Spheres: Your Guide to How to Get Inside & What to See

Part workplace, part urban botanical garden, we’ve got the inside scoop on how to get inside the trio of glass domes on Amazon’s downtown Seattle campus.

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An Insider’s Guide to the SF Zoo

Sure, you knew they had lions and tigers and bears, but how about an awesome carousel, kid-sized spider web for climbing and a 36,000-square-foot playground!

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Summer Camps You Gotta Sign Up For Today

What are you waiting for? Sign up now for the coolest camps to guarantee the best summer ever.

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Black History Month: How to Celebrate Every Day of February

Black History Month brings reflection, learning, and fun for families all over the DMV.

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How to Scale Back Holiday Expectations for a Stress-Free Season

When the holiday season is just a tinsel-coated glimmer on the horizon, it’s easy to make grand plans. Why not host a neighborhood open house, make gifts and bake five kinds of cookies? It’ll be so festive! That is, until…

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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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An Open Letter To My Soon-to-Be Fifth Grader

The other night I woke in a panic, with that unmistakable feeling I’d forgotten something. My eyes darted around the dark, taking stock of familiar surroundings, while my mind raced to retrieve what it was that sent me reeling.

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Cold Play! 6 Activities to Do Before Winter Ends

Winter is coming to an end and if you haven’t taken advantage of everything the season has to offer, we’ve rounded up six cool activities you must do now!

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Just Opened! Jewish Community Center of Harlem

This new neighborhood hub is offering tons of programs for families of all kinds!

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The International School: What You Need to Know

For over 26 years, The International School has provided a true immersion experience in Chinese, Japanese or Spanish. Their global faculty, small classes, and inquiry-based International Baccalaureate approach enable children to acquire language and culture as they learn to pursue…

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Register for BASIS Independent Schools Open House

Join BASIS Independent Schools for an Open House on January 21! Learn about their two schools in NYC, located in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Their program graduates students who are ranked amongst the top global performers for critical thinking in math,…

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Become a Global Citizen with This International Program

The French American International School (FAIS) is a preschool through 8th grade independent school with an internationally focused curriculum, offering French immersion through 5th grade, and French, German, Spanish and Mandarin language study in the Middle School.  FAIS has two…

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10 Reasons Disney’s Aulani Resort Needs to Be your Next Family Vacay

Got fans of Moana in the house? Here’s your excuse to treat the whole family to a vaycay at Disney’s Aulani Resort.

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A Snowy, Small-Town Victorian Christmas Is Just a Car Ride Away

For a small town Christmas, there is no better destination than Nevada City, California and its annual Victorian Christmas celebration.

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17 Kid Classes You Can Try Before You Buy

Commitment issues stopping you from signing your kids up for extracurricular classes? Luckily, you can try many of them out for free before devoting time and money to something that might not be a fit.

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25 Ideas for Free Summer Fun in the Bay

You can make the most of the remaining days, and still have cash left over for new shoes and backpacks, with this list of FREE activities and events for summer.

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