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The Best Places in the DC Area to Enjoy a Beautiful Day Outdoors with the Kids

Today’s superb weather inspired me to put together a list of places that are made for beautiful days like this. Most of these locales have been recommended before, but never in one easy go-to list.  Certainly, there are many more, … Continue reading

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Weekend Plans TBD…

My recommendations for family recreation this weekend hinge on one sort of major detail:  the potential government shutdown.  There is a good chance many scheduled events will be postponed or even canceled altogether because of federal agency furloughs and museum … Continue reading

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Weekend Picks

The museums are heavy on special family activities this weekend, but with the glorious weather forecast for the next few days, I’ve got several suggestions to get you outdoors, too.   Happy Weekend! Family Day: Kites of Asia – Go fly … Continue reading

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Hello, Springtime!

Sometimes things work out exactly as they should. We officially welcome spring tomorrow, and it actually feels like springtime. March Madness is living up to its name, and there’s only been one day of play. The cherry blossom trees have … Continue reading

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