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The Best Places to Get Kids’ Ears Pierced in DC

Questioning who to trust for your child’s ear piercing? Check out our round-up of places to go in the DMV.

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Rink Up! 7 of the Best Places to Ice Skate Outdoors

Grab your skates! We’ve rounded up 7 of the coolest ice skating spots in the DC area to take a spin on.

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Warm Welcome: 7 Places to Hang Out Fireside

These cozy gems offer an inviting space to warm up and enjoy some family time fireside.

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Neighborhood Guide: All Day in Arlington

Just a short drive over the bridge – or a few bridges, depending on where you’re headed – sits Arlington, Va. Its 25.98 square miles are full of family-friendly activities. Here are some not to miss.

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Now Open: An Eatery for Cookie Dough Lovers

Thanks to the opening of a gourmet edible cookie dough parlor in Arlington, you can have your cookie dough and eat it too!

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Hello Kitty’s Food Truck Rolls Into the DMV

Put on those comfy pink Keds and get ready to stand in line because the Hello Kitty Cafe Food Truck is coming to town.

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Family of Five Does Washington D.C. in One Day

 
Photo: Julie Hoag
Our family of five did Washington, D.C. in just one day. On this trip our three boys were the ages of three to nine so we researched how we could do a day in this city…

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Sweet Summer Sips: 5 of the Best Local Spots for Lemonade

Whether you prefer yours simple and classic or like to experiment with different flavor combinations, we’ve found five great places to get lemonade in the DMV.

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Beyond the Hunt: Easter Fun for Everyone

A long time staple of the season, a good egg hunt is a lot of fun, especially for the little ones. But if you’re looking to mix it up this year, then we have some ideas for you.

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15 Signs You’re an Arlington Parent

From picturesque parks to exciting summer camps to a plethora of Farmers’ Markets, Arlington has it all (and then some!). Here are 15 signs you’ve been wooed by the charms of Arlington.

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Nationals Park (!!!) and Other Top Spots for Nursing Mamas

Just because you are your bambinos sole source of nutrients doesn’t mean you have to hunker down at home until they’re weaned. Read on to find some of the DMV’s nursing mom-friendliest stores, restaurants, museums, and parks.

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On Your Marks! The District’s Coolest Kid-Friendly Fall Fun Runs

Whether you’re looking to pound the pavement with serious speed while your kids cheer you on from the sidelines, or they want to join in for a short but sweet stroll from start to finish, D.C. has a fun run for everyone.

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Kid-Approved Holiday Happenings Worth Booking…Now!

When it comes to some of the most popular seasonal fetes, it’s totally worth planning ahead. From festive musicals to visits with the Claus’, here are the happenings to pencil in, stat.

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One Cool Thing: The Capital Wheel

A spin on the National Harbor’s new Capital Wheel should be a must on your family bucket list. Here’s why.

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Oh Behave: Etiquette Classes for Little Ones

Has this last round of holiday dinners left you wondering if your kids were actually raised by a pack of wolves? Never fear—we’ve rounded up some of the most fun places where kids can be schooled on social graces and modern manners.

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