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27 Fall Festivals to Visit at Least Once with Kids

From giant pumpkin races to cider sipping and skeleton dances, there’s something for everyone!

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All the Free & Cheap Things to Do with Kids in Los Angeles Right Now

Want to have fun without breaking the bank? Save our list of free things to do with kids near LA—from free concerts to must-explore bike paths, you won’t be disappointed.

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Al Fresco Fun: Outdoor Events in NYC This Summer

New York is back, baby! Take a bite of the Big Apple at these outside events celebrating arts & culture citywide all season long! (P.S. Many are free!)

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Pride Month Activities for Chicago Families

Love is love! Chicago traditionally celebrates BIG during June’s pride month. . . get the scoop on what events are still a go for 2021!

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Things To Do With Kids in the Hamptons, Summer 2021 Edition

The forks and the shores are open and waiting for you! Here’s the scoop on what’s happening out East this season!

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Indoor Playgrounds for Kids of All Ages from Baby to Teen

Have a blast at one of these indoor wonderlands where your kids can play all day!

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15 Must-Do Activities for Your Holiday Bucket List

‘Tis the season for tons of holiday activities. We’ve got 19 of our faves here so mark your calendars!

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36 IKEA Gift Ideas Perfect for Everyone on Your List

We’ve curated our top picks for Christmas gift ideas, you’ll find treasures for kids, foodies, plant lovers and more.

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Amazing Online Music Resources for the Entire Family

Make beautiful music with tons of free lessons and streaming services.

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4th of July Fun (for Little Kids with Sensitive Ears)

Got a little one that doesn’t like loud fireworks? Don’t worry! There are plenty of activities to get involved in around July 4th that don’t involve big explosions in the sky.

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The Current Scoop on Summer Camps for 2020

Summer is on it’s way and we’ve got the perfect summer camp for every interest!

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8 Virtual Birthday Party Ideas for San Diego Kids

From animal encounters and gymnastics parties to brick-builder bashes and one-on-one princess chats, here’s how to celebrate your kiddo’s birthday from home.

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Outdoor Birthday Party Ideas for NYC Kids

Want to celebrate but keep it outside? We found options for every kind of kid, plus tips on DIY-ing it al fresco!

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11 Virtual Birthday Party Ideas for LA Kids

Online parties with our favorite children’s entertainers, a Zoom call with Milo the Unicorn and more unforgettable ways to celebrate during the shutdown.

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Austin Kids: These Virtual Events Are for You

Museum activities, story times, honey bees and more!

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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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The Ultimate 2020 Bucket List for DC Families

Kick off 2020 with a family-made bucket list for all the best things to see and do in the DMV.

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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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13 Festive Día de los Muertos Celebrations

Commemorate this cultural tradition at a festive local event.

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Amazing LA Malls with Free Kids Activities, Cool Climbing Structures & More

A trip to any of these shopping meccas will keep little ones entertained for hours.

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9 Rockin’ Music Festivals You Didn’t Know Are Kid-Friendly

Pull out that old rock tee and a few glow sticks. Your favorite summer jam-a-thon has a place for your kids, too.

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10 IKEA Items We’re Going to Need ASAP in 2020

That’s right, the 2020 catalog you’ve been drooling over for months is about to get real.

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20 Small Toys to Bring on the Airplane (for Under $10)

You’ll be so prepared, you’ll even wow yourself.

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Savvy Mom’s Guide to Los Angeles with Kids

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With so many days of sun and warm weather, Los Angeles has a ton of family-friendly activities for kids (and adults) of all ages. Exploring the city with my daughter has helped me find things…

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The Best Indie Bookstores for Kids in Every State (& D.C.!)

From in-house coffee shops to dazzling decor, here are our top picks for the best bookstore for kids in every state.

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Royal Whee! Queens’ Best Birthday Spots for Kids

Astoria! Sunnyside! Forest Hills! (And Long Island City, Glendale, Maspeth, etc., etc. etc.) We got you: here’s a few dozen ideas on there top host your kid’s next bash!

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Best San Diego Moms (and Dads!) Clubs and Groups

Seeking your tribe? They may be just a mouse click away in one of these great San Diego moms clubs.

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Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out! The Ultimate NYC Summer Bucket List

It’s getting hot in here, in more ways than one! Here’s all the spots to hit with the kids for a season packed with fun (and some A/C breaks to help you keep your cool).

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30 Things to Do with Kids in Washington D.C. This Summer

Here’s your ultimate summer bucket list that will take you straight through to Labor Day.

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Work Like a Boss: 8 Spots to Balance Work & Play

For moments when your home and work life need to balance out, we’ve got you covered. Click through for eight choice spots perfect for the work-from-home parent.

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Where to Go for Story Time Every Weekday!

There are stories happening every day of the week! Find out where.

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Why I’m Giving Up on Trying to Always Be the “Fun Mom”

I took my kids to the children’s museum the other week. It was one of those dreary December days when it’s bleak outside but mind-numbingly boring inside, and after lunchtime, moms hit that point of We Have to Get Out…

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Just Opened: Cal Academy’s Curiosity Grove

The totally revamped and completely reimagined playspace at the California Academy of Sciences is now open and we’ve got all the deets on why the whole family should visit it now.

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The Ultimate Guide to Halloween Happenings for LA Kids

We’ve rounded up the ultimate list so you can find the perfect Halloween haunt for every superhero, witch and goblin in your family.

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The Ultimate Guide to Summer Storytimes

With a bajillion storytime options, the D.C. area makes it easy to avoid brain drain this summer.

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12 Reasons You Need to Visit Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort

Itching to escape the city for the weekend? Unplug from electronics and plug into nature at this rustic-luxe mountain resort in Leavenworth.

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