Category Archives: Outdoor

Enjoy the Ride(s) and Then Some at Kings Dominion

Ever since we visited Kings Dominion back in May for a day at the Soak City Waterpark, the kids have been asking (no, begging) to return to experience the rest of it — the rides, roller coasters, and all of … 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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Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 25-29

Monday – Stay cool and have fun at a pool, waterpark, or sprayground. The Summer 2016 Guide has links to many places around the DC-Metro area where it’s all about being in the water. And you can consider this for … 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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