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These New LEGO Dinosaur Fossils Are Museum-Worthy Pieces

Calling all future paleontologists! This set is for you.

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9 Stylish Sun Hats to Pack in Your Beach Bag

Keep your kids protected and their outdoor play going all day long by outfitting them in one of these functional and stylish sun hats.

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On the Hunt! D.C.’s Hidden Fossils

The National Museum of Natural History, is opening a new archaeology wing in the spring, but if you can’t wait until then for a fossil fix, there are almost 40 fossilized materials scattered throughout the District, and right under your nose. 

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February 2018 Spoke Writing Challenge Winners!

Here are the 3 winning posts for the Spoke Writing Challenge, “Stories of Wonder & Imagination.”

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7 Unmissable Things to Do In January

The weather might be grey, but plenty of fun awaits around Portland for the whole family in January! Catch a game, check out a new festival, get a pet reptile, or peruse some art.

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Buggin’ Out: 6 Places to See & Touch Creepy Crawlies

If your little one loves creepy crawlies of all shapes and sizes, then this list is for you!

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How to Slither Through Your Day Like a Serpent

Your kids will love these fun five steps to becoming a snake.

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Where Critter-Loving Kids Go to Play

Do you have a critter-loving kid? Does your toddler trot off to the backyard and come back clutching nightcrawlers, crickets, snails, rolly-pollies and detached lizard tails? If yes, then your little kid is the perfect candidate for a visit to…

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Slither Your Way to the Serpentarium, Not For The Squeamish at Heart

Snakes, geckos and turtles – oh my! If the idea of holding ten of the most venomous snakes* in the world makes your kid do somersaults, then it is imperative you head out to the Serpentarium in Monroe. On those…

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Wild & Crazy Birthday Parties

We’ve all faced it – the idea of throwing yet another birthday party at one of the old stand-bys. If loud music, meltdowns, and flashing lights aren’t your idea of a good time, check out our list of unique birthday…

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7 Ways To Spice Up Your Boy’s Bedroom

Let’s face it, now that your little guy is out of his crib, cutesy wallpaper and simple plastic mobiles just don’t cut it anymore. That’s not such a bad thing either because Etsy has got countless items to take your…

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November Hot List: Sales and Deals, Classes and Camps

Just four days past Halloween and already looking for our next family adventure? From Tot Rock to Reptile Day and Drawing Inspiration, we have a slew of activities to keep the little ones busy until it’s time to build gingerbread…

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Berkeley Fourth Street: East Bay Vivarium

1827 5th Street
(between Virginia St & Hearst Ave)
Berkeley, CA 94710
If you have young ‘uns who are interested in creepy-crawlies (and chances are, you do) the East Bay Vivarium is a must see. Just a block away from…

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