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The Ultimate Guide to Water Activities Near DC

New adventures await aboard one of these water-bound vessels. Which one is the right fit for your crew?

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Above Par: 8 Spots for Spectacular Mini Golf in Atlanta

Ensure your next family outing is a hole-in-one with a trip to one of these fantastic mini-golf courses.

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Color Us Obsessed with This Cardboard Box

These playfully artsy toys are perfect for your creative kid.

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10 Seaworthy Recipes for Your Petite Pirates

From fish and chips to apple ships, this food is sea-worthy of any meal you’ll share with a scalawag or two.

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LEGOLAND’s New Pirate Island Hotel Will Open with a Daredevil Stunt

A famous stuntman is getting ready to “walk the plank.”

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Target’s Halloween Collection Now Includes Costumes for Kids in Wheelchairs

The adaptive designs are all about inclusivity and having fun.

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LEGO Wants Fans to Design a Brick Spaceship to Mars

Are your mini master builders ready to blast off?

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The Ultimate Family Guide to the Potomac River

Life is always cooler by the water—so head over to the DMV’s favorite 405 miles of aquatic fun.

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How I Get My Son to Behave—By Playing Pretend

Sure, we get some odd stares from people (and a few cute smiles)—but we also get a lot done, too.

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8 Inspiring Holiday Gifts Your Kids Will Love

Can you believe the holidays are here? I don’t know about you, but the insanity in our homes are in full swing: The guest rooms are being prepared for all our out of town guests, the menus are being set,…

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Ahoy, Mateys! It’s Time to Set Sail on Seattle’s New Pirate Ship Cruise

Whether you’ve got a pirate wannabe or a crew of seadogs, it’s time to set sail with the Emerald City Pirates—Seattle’s newest and only full-time pirate ship cruise.

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10 Amazing Boat Rides for Your Little Seafarers

We found 10 nautical adventures that will totally float your boat.

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Now Open! Fault Line Park is the Newest Place for Family Fun

East Village has opened its first park in over a decade. Say hello to the Fault Line Park!

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The Rio: Your Guide to All-Day Fun

If you haven’t been to this picturesque hot spot—complete with its own lake—then it is time you and the kiddos check it out. Don’t be surprised when you find the hours slip away.

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Smooth Sailing: Local Kid-Friendly Day Cruises

A short day cruise is your chance to tour the area in a new way (a waterway) and take the kids on an unforgettable adventure.

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P Is for Pirate: How to Dress Like a Pirate in 5 Easy Steps

If you want them to swab the deck, they’ve got to look the part.

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Sleep With The Fishes: 7 Dreamy Underwater Retreats

Dive under the sea without leaving your home (or your room) with one of these fab underwater style ideas.

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Hide and Seek: 5 Hidden Gem Playgrounds to Add To Your Playbook

Read on for five playgrounds that offer a peaceful place to play amongst Atlanta’s urban jungle.

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Small World: Earth Day Events in Atlanta

Check out these family-friendly Earth Day activities around Atlanta for a fun way to celebrate the planet.

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Family Fun in the Sun in Sunnyvale

In the heart of Silicon Valley, the bustling community of Sunnyvale has undergone a kid-approved transformation with plenty of fun for everyone.

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A Playground Just for Your Imagination at South Street Seaport

New York City kid’s are known for having schedules super jam-packed with brain-boosting activities (think Mandarin and Suzuki Method music classes). But, it may be time for some unstructured play – research indicates that’s what children really need to maximize…

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Just (Re)Opened: Cabrillo Playground

If the whipping winds of Ocean Beach prove too much for your sweet little skallywags, take a time-out and visit this Outer Richmond treasure: the completely renovated Cabrillo Playground. The brand new-and-improved, totally-tricked out playground is a must-visit. Just don’t…

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Ahoy There! Adventures for Your Pint-Sized Pirate

Pirates never go out of style. They know how to dress (black is always flattering), they have cool pets (a parrot on a shoulder is a fabulous accessory), and they love cruises (sailing the 7 seas and over-indulging in rum…

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One Cool Thing: Modular Playhouses

You get your kiddo a great gift, but they end up spending the entire afternoon inside the box that has now become a submarine, a pirate ship or a castle, (among the other infinite possibilities). Sound familiar? Play Modern is…

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Throw a Pirate Themed Birthday Party in Los Angeles

With the re-vamping of Disney’s Pirate’s of the Caribbean, Pirates are everywhere. Does your kid crave the wide open seas? Are they vigilantly on the look-out for buried treasure? Do they keep bugging you for a pet parrot? Hopefully these…

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Indoor Play Space for Kids in San Diego

Wet winter? Or is it just too hot to be outside? If you’re looking for an indoor play space that is clean, safe and engaging, look no further than Kid Ventures. Imagine a limitless creative indoor space where kids are…

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Take a Trip to Country Village in Bothell

If you have any doubts you’re in the right place, just look for the giant chicken sculpture welcoming you in. Country Village is definitely country but it has so much family appeal that it’s worth a trek from the Seattle…

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Cafe Meets Playhouse at Kid Ventures San Diego

Sometimes Mommy needs an afternoon treat and sometimes (ok let’s be honest, a lot of the time) that treat needs to involve caffeine and a chance to recharge. Hip coffee houses have their moments, but we all know kids will…

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SD’s New Indoor Playspace

San Diego parents have it made. Not only do they have a multitude of outdoor theme parks to choose from –SeaWorld, San Diego Zoo, Legoland– but when the weather is off, or they need a little “me time” they can…

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Country Village Bothell

A Little Bit Country
Crowded malls got you down? Take a step back in time to the charm and comfort that is Bothell’s Country Village.  Shop for the littles at Bella and Max (haircuts too!) and Toys That Teach. Check…

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