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4 Best Lavender Fields in the DMV

I think the first time I really started using lavender was when preparing to bring home my first baby. We got our room all...

DMV Toddler-Friendly Summer Bucket List

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If you are in the season of wanting to stick to nap schedules but still enjoy the summer with your littles- I got you!...

Practical Tips to Say Goodbye to Your High School Senior

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They say it is never easy to say goodbye to your child moving onto college. We will instead say, “see you soon,” even though...

Head to Fairfax County’s FREE Summer Entertainment Series

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Are you on the lookout for free family fun this summer? Look no further than Fairfax County's FREE Summer Entertainment Series! Get ready to...
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DC Area Donut Shops Guide

Everyone loves a donut! Even the pickiest eaters (read: toddlers) find a donut they like. Perfect for road trips, classroom celebrations, lazy Sunday mornings...

Celebrate National Pollinator Month with Kids!

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Happy National Pollinator Month!  As I ease my family into "slow down summer" mode, I still like to have lots of options for activity...

The Best Pediatricians in the DC Area

Ready to find the best pediatrician for your family? I remember the many choices preparing for the birth of my first child - searching...

Museums for All Program Connects DMV Communities

Museums for All, a fantastic program that opens the doors to over 1,200 museums across the US for families receiving Supplemental Nutrient Access Program...

Ultimate Guide to Summer Fun Things to Do

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Summer is here, and we've got you covered! Here's your resource for summer fun things to do, activities, adventures, and more with children in...

4 Perfect Washington, DC Itinerary for Kids

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Do you have friends with little kids visiting from out-of-state or internationally? Or, live in Maryland or Virginia and are planning a day trip...
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Little Kids With Big Feelings: My Intro to Gentle Parenting

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Gentle parenting: Great for all ages We were a homeschool family turned working mom and traditional school family and I have considered our journey of...

June Family-Friendly Events Guide

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Summer is finally here and it's time to start enjoying all that the season has to offer! June offers DC-area residents so many options...

13 Best Farmers Markets in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia

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With peak produce season under way, I am so excited to write about my favorite farmers markets in the DMV area.  In addition to...

Father’s Day Gifts for Landscape Lovers

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Is the father in your life a landscaping lover? If so, this is a Father's Day landscape gift guide just for you. I say...
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Have A Little Flyer? Don’t Miss These DC Aviation Attractions!

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“Go, go, go!” My two little boys are interested in anything and everything that moves (planes, trains and automobiles, anyone?). Since we drive by...

3 Ways to Celebrate Your Senior!

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With the school year coming to close, high school seniors are looking towards graduation and their plans for the future. Moms are watching the...

Let’s Get Physical: Synetic Theater’s Summer Camp

Since 1996, children and families throughout Northern Virginia and the DMV have delighted in Synetic Theater’s Summer Camps, which offer fun, friends, and arts-based...
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5 Tips on Parenting by a Non-Expert

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I like experts and have relied on them many a time over the course of my life for various matters, parenting included. As a...

Top Places to Get a Kids Haircut

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Most kids eventually get their hair cut. As much as I’d love to do it at home, I do not have the skills to...

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4 Best Lavender Fields in the DMV

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I think the first time I really started using lavender was when preparing to bring home my first baby. We got our room all...

Ultimate Guide to Summer Fun Things to Do

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