From the well-known breeder hot spot of Park Slope to the hipster hood of Williamsburg that more and more babies (clad in skinny jeans of course) are calling home, Brooklyn boasts some of NYC’s finest family neighborhoods. Read on to discover the borough’s coolest parks, stores, restaurants, play spaces and attractions that’ll make taking your brood on the subway well worth it.

Carroll Gardens

May we suggest a perfect day in the heart of brownstone Brooklyn – Carroll Gardens? Tucked alongside the historic stoops are quaint shops and cafes. Be sure to grab a bite at Brooklyn Farmacy or a sweet at the Treats Truck Shop. Then get a goodie for your kiddo at Area Kids or Pizzazz.

Read Red Tricycle's Guide to Carroll Gardens

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–Julie Seguss