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12 Gorgeous Lighthouses You Can Rent with Your Crew

From Cape Cod to the rocky Northern California coast, you can breathe in the fresh, ocean air at these gorgeous vacation rentals that your family won’t soon forget.

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These Cozy Cabins Are Perfect for Your Next Smoky Mountains Visit

When you just have to get out and explore, the Great Smoky Mountains are the perfect destination. These cabins will give you all the views you want and a place to relax with your kids.

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12 Amazing Costumes Inspired by DC

Have your kids decided what they’ll transform into this Halloween? Here are some District-centric ideas to steal.

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30 Signs That You’re a San Francisco Parent

Are your Oakland friends constantly trying to convert you? Has your child’s birthday party been on a blog? Looks like you’re an SF parent.

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Michael’s Yoga Skeletons Will Have You Feeling Totally Zen about Halloween

There’s no bones about it, you need these skeletons in your life.

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Got a Picky Eater at Home? These Books Will Help

Want to inspire your kids to try new things? These clever books will help.

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A Love Letter to DC: 10 Things We Can’t Wait to Do Again

We’re keeping busy with virtual tours and the best books about DC, but the truth is, we miss our city. Here are 10 things we can’t wait to do again!

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7 Shows Your Kids Should See This Spring

We’ve put together a line-up packed with musicals, comedies and dramas—with so much to choose from, there’s guaranteed to be something to fit the (play) bill.

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Book It to These Events! 6 Places Stories Come to Life

Bring your child’s favorite bedtime stories to life with a special stage performance, a hands-on craft, or simple story-inspired yoga poses.

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How Much Is Your Parent Salary? This Calculator Will Tell You

Apparently you can put a price on parenting.

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Our 4 Favorite Life Lessons from “DreamWorks Archibald’s Next Big Thing”

For some capital-A adventure, let Archibald Stutter lead the way.

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“Elephant & Piggie” Author Mo Willems’ Next Project Is His Most Important

The author has a brand new Pigeon book perfect for Back-To-School season.

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We Need to Talk about Tiny Turkeys for Thanksgiving

They say millennials ruin everything, but tiny turkeys are a new Thanksgiving tradition we can get behind.

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Be the Street: How to Be a Sesame Street Character

Today is Sesame Street Day and we’ve got easy ways to act like your favorite characters, no costumes needed!

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10 Reasons Why It’s Awesome to Travel with Kids, from Our Friends at Lonely Planet

Does the thought of traveling with your little ones cause you to lock up your luggage and throw away the key? Here are the top 10 reasons to rethink your reluctance and take them with you.
(1) Children create an…

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Fly By Night: Don’t Miss This Free Pigeon Whisperer Event!

It involves pigeons, LED lights and dusk. Tickets are going fast!

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Just Opened: The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems

The Pigeon takes Manhattan! (But he’s still not driving that bus…)

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Just Opened: Tattly Temporary Tattoos Pop-up Parlor

Run don’t walk! The only question is: who will get more “ink” at this brand new spot — you or the kids?

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Fall in Love With Gerald & Piggie’s Newest Play

Based on Mo Willems’ wildly popular book series, Elephant & Piggie take to the stage to kick off the Seattle Children’s Theatre 2015-16 season.

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Road Trip! An Inside Look at Pescadero’s Best Spots for Families

From tide pools teeming with sea creatures to (excellent) taco stands tucked away in gas stations, Pescadero has a ton to offer families in search of a break from city life.

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Book It! Essential Read Aloud Books for Kids

This summer make reading time a family affair with these books that are perfect to read aloud with your kids.

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Spy Kids: Step Into the World of International Espionage

From “Spy Kids” to “Kim Possible” to “Inspector Gadget” to “Young James Bond,” there’s just something about the death-defying thrill of undercover operations that appeals to aspiring secret agents of any age. Which is likely why Discovery Times Square is…

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From Classics to Newbies: 15 Interactive iPad Books for Kids

Let’s face it, if we’re going to sit our kids in front of the iPad just to get a little R&R, then we should let them watch something that’s engaging and worthwhile. A lot of book apps turn out to…

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