Tag Archives: DC Family Activiies

Love is in the DC Air

With Valentine‚Äôs Day just around the corner, events and activities that embrace the spirit are popping up on the children’s activities radar. If you and your kids heart the holiday, here are a bunch of V-Day-themed events happening around the … Continue reading

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The Big Build: A Huge Day of Hands-On Fun at the National Building Museum

There’s a lot of good stuff going on this coming weekend, but there’s one event in particular I highly recommend clearing some time for: The Big Build at the National Building Museum. On Saturday from 10am to 4pm, the annual … Continue reading

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Join the Club at Nationals Park

Owen went to his first Nats game when he was about three months old. It was the year after Major League Baseball returned to DC, when the team still played at RFK. I was still on maternity leave from my … Continue reading


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Step Up to the KazokuFit Family Obstacle Course Challenge

Obstacle courses are all the rage these days. Mud runs and other races that involve physical challenges along the way seem to take place all the time now. In fact, I did one of those mud runs with a group … Continue reading


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The Kennedy Center is Playing it Cool

I didn’t waste any time getting over to the Kennedy Center for Nordic Cool 2013, the month-long festival celebrating the cultures of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Greenland, and nearby islands. Many of the exhibits opened to the public yesterday, … Continue reading

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