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31 Ways to Scare Up Fun as a Family in October

Don’t let Halloween have all the fun! Here’s how to make the most of every day in October.

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This Skeleton Craft Is Perfect for Halloween & Día de Los Muertos

Keep it classic, or add color and sparkle for Día de los Muertos.

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Here Comes the Pun: 317 Jokes for Kids

Why did the nurse have a red crayon? Check out 310 to find out!

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100 Things to Do with Kids in DC

From national parks to monuments and memorials, here is our ultimate list of things to do in DC.

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Best Children’s Books of 2021, So Far

Time for an Amazon shopping haul.

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60+ Easy Science Experiments to Do at Home

With household ingredients and some creativity, your day can go from meh to amazing, thanks to science.

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30 Fabulous Fall Activities

We are certain you’ll find something new.

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Get Your Next Page Turner from These Independent Bookshops

Put away the iPad and peruse your local independent bookstore instead. With toy bins, story times and author meet-and-greets, they beat the internet for igniting little imaginations!

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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 fall festivals to must-explore bike paths, you won’t be disappointed.

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20 Must-Read Children’s Books by Chicago Authors

Add local talent to your bookshelves with these Chicago-based authors. . . you might even be surprised by one very well-known name.

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A Remarkable Education Comes from the Heart

As parents, we highly value education. While on the hunt for a school with exceptional academics it can be easy to forget one crucial component: emotional learning, otherwise known as “EQ”. For 145 years, Sacred Heart Schools has been instilling…

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Road Trip! 16 Last Minute Getaways Near DC

If the travel bug is biting, get vacay vibes in a day with one of these short, kid-friendly roadtrips from DC.

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50 Fall Activities to Jump Start Your Favorite Season

How many of these things have you done with the kids?

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It’s a Shore Thing: Seattle’s Best Tide Pool Beaches

Grab your bucket and water shoes, it’s time to play detective, ocean-style!

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Portland Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 17-19

Prepared to be amazed for hours on end.

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17 Can’t-Miss Places to Eat, Shop & Play In Bellevue

Here are some not-to-miss spots for fantastic food and family fun in Bellevue, a bustling city in the burbs.

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17 Places Parents Should Plan a Date in Seattle

From cruising the streets of Ballard in search of the city’s best breweries to cooking alongside some of Seattle’s top chefs, get the sparks flying at one of these fun experiences for couples.

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18 Latinx Trailblazers Your Kids Should Know

All of these leaders, activists and historical figures contribute to the diverse culture that is the United States of America.

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Walk This Way! Colorful Spots for Fall Family Strolls

Fall is knocking at your door and it’s leaving gorgeous colors at your feet. Find the best places to nature walk right into leafy paradises in the city and ‘burbs.

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18 Trips in the USA That Will Make Your Kids Smarter

These vacations offer major perks for kids beyond just memories.

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30 Different Ways to Eat Apples (Not Just Pie!)

Make Johnny Appleseed proud by using his fave fruit in new and unexpected ways.

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20+ Places to Take Kids Who Love Dinosaurs

Got a Jurassic Park fan in your house? Head out for some real-world adventures at these fantastic dino sites!

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11 Fall Science Experiments Perfect for Kids

The weather may be cooling off, but inside your house, a chemical reaction will keep things toasty!

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The Best Places to See Fall Foliage Near Los Angeles

Fall foliage in SoCal? You bet! Here are the best places to go and get those fall photos of the family.

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All the Ways TikTok Taught Us to Be Better Parents

You’ll find some rock star hacks here!

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Turning Kids into “Little Kitchen” Chefs

Don’t think a 3-year-old can handle a knife and chop their way to dinner? See how Felicity Curin and Cat Cora are proving that they can (and then some) through their inspiring kitchen academy for kids.

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10 Books for the Little Nature Lover in Your Life

Whether you’re reading in a hammock or heading for a hike, these are books that will resonate with the little naturalist in your life.

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Don’t Miss These Free & Cheap Activities in PDX

Don’t believe what they say. There’s plenty you can do for free. You’re gonna be surprised.

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An Elementary School Offering a Rigorous Education & Culture of Kindness

It’s almost time: back to school! Finding the right school for your child can be challenging, especially for the elementary school set at this crucial time in their development. Kids at these ages don’t exactly have the mental matureness to…

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How to Empower Girls with Back-to-School Confidence

These 5 activities can help boost your daughter’s confidence and self-esteem—giving her the courage to tackle and problem-solve not just in the classroom but for the rest of her life.

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Our Favorite New Family Cookbooks

You and your sous chefs will love these new cookbooks filled with tasty and fun recipes perfect for the next family meal.

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Best NYC Museum Exhibits to See with Kids Now

Big names are on deck for fall shows: The Obamas, Christian Dior, Oscar the Grouch and RBG. Plus: cool cars, the Transit Museum reopens and the key to happiness!

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The Best Museums for Kids in DFW

Spend your day learning about science, presidential history, aerospace and more at these kid-friendly museums.

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14 Baking Kits to Make You Feel Like a (Cake) Boss

If you think baking fancy cakes and treats is only for professionals, these baking subscription boxes will change your mind.

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29 Subscription Boxes Kids Will Love

Not sure what to buy for the kid who has everything? Gift a subscription kit or service, a present that she’ll use year-round.

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