Category Archives: Nature

The Weekend Round-Up: July 29-31

The return of a certain wizard is adding some extra magic to the weekend that might justify keeping the kids up well past their bedtimes to celebrate. There’s all kinds of awesome daytime fun to be had, too. And if … Continue reading

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Walk in the Woods at Woodend Nature Sanctuary

The second week of summer break was Sasha’s week. Owen had just left for his first sleep away camp adventure (a whole wonderful experience I’ll hopefully touch on more sometime), and I wanted to have a week of quality time … Continue reading

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Enter to Win Tickets to See The Not-Its at Children’s Theater-in-the-Woods!

Want to shake, rock, and roll with The Not-Its at Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods? I have FIVE pairs of tickets to giveaway for the July 26 show at Wolf Trap’s summer entertainment series for kids. The “kindie rock” quintet from Seattle will … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: July 22-24

This is going to be the hottest weekend of the summer so far, and this round-up was created accordingly, with ideas that will keep you as cool as the pursuits are fun. And for those who can stand the heat, … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: July 15-17

Mid-summer magic comes in the way of fantastic events galore this weekend. Enjoy a dazzling display of flowers at a cultural festival. Dig a celebration of archaeology. Time trip back to the 18th century at a colonial market fair. Meet … Continue reading

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