Tag Archives: Maryland Kids Activities

A Return to the Trees: The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring

An outing to the Adventure Park at Sandy Spring to end the summer break is becoming somewhat of a tradition for us. Owen and I first went last summer as a last hurrah before going back to school, and we … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Montgomery County Fair

Our family always tries to hit a county fair when they recur around the area each summer. The thrill of carnival rides, fun of seeing farm animals, chance to indulge in tasty fair grub, and kistchy entertainment all in one … Continue reading

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Family-Style at the Shamrock Shindig

Looking for a way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day properly (you know what I mean) that is also family-friendly? If that’s a yes, then mark your calendar for Sunday, March 10! That’s when the 2nd Annual Shamrock Shindig will take … Continue reading

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Review: “Winnie the Pooh” at Adventure Theatre

Before our family went to see Winnie the Pooh shortly after it opened at Adventure Theatre, I figured that, despite the all-ages recommendation, it would likely appeal mostly to Sasha, who just turned four, than it would to Owen, my … Continue reading

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Brookside’s Garden of Lights

  I have to thank my friend, Torey, for a pretty great day yesterday.  Not only did she give me the heads-up on the gingerbread house activity at Union Market, she also planned an evening outing to see the Garden … Continue reading

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