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Easter Ideas for Kids during COVID-19

Many families have traditions for Easter that include fun community activities like egg hunts, visits to the Easter bunny or a special dinner out. With stay-at-home restrictions still in effect, the holiday is going to look very different this year. Here are some alternative Easter ideas for kids to still enjoy the weekend. Easter Sunday […]

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Take a Virtual Spring Break

Ideas for Your Spring Break at Home Staycation has taken on a new meaning during the COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions. With spring break travel plans canceled, many families are looking for fun alternatives. Visit a Zoo, Museum or Aquarium Online Explore a State or National Park virtually Research authentic cuisine from a foreign country, then prepare […]

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Online Classes for Kids: Tips for Success

Extended school closures can be a disruption of routine for many families. Parents are seeking online classes for their children to close the gap of learning, but establishing a new schedule can be a learning curve for all. As parents, it can be difficult to keep kids engaged during school closures and breaks. In-home lessons […]

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Thanksgiving kids’ activities inspired by pumpkin spice

Get ready for Thanksgiving Week with these hands-on kids’ activities inspired by Pumpkin Spice and Thanksgiving turkeys. Enjoy the smell of Pumpkin Spice and try one of these Thanksgiving project ideas with your kids. For a longer activity outside of the house, find a Thanksgiving camp or workshop near you. What makes pumpkin spice smell […]

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Fall Break Camps in the SF Bay Area

Looking for something to fill your child’s time during fall break in October? Look no further, here are some fun camps in the SF Bay Area your kids are sure to enjoy! LEGO Camps In Palo Alto, Union City and other Bay Area locations: BrainVyne offers unique enrichment classes & camps using LEGO’s. Kids discover, […]

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The Origins of your Favorite Christmas Traditions

There are many popular traditions at Christmas, from gingerbread men to ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’. But where exactly did these traditions come from?

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Top Holiday Child Care Options

Having a hard time finding child care during school holidays? Here are four great options to consider. By Anita Sharma It is holiday season, which means that there are lots school breaks coming up. For kids it’s exciting they do not have go to school or do homework for a short period of time while […]

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5 Fun Fall Activities

Get ready for falling leaves, cooler weather, and spooky surprises with these hands-on activities for kids. Leaf piles and pumpkins and no school, oh my! Try one (or all) of these fall ideas with your kids. For a longer activity outside of the house, find Fall Break camps and classes near you. 1. Glow-in-the-Dark Water Nothing […]

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Top 10 Winter Camps in the SF Bay Area

Find out which types of winter camps fill up first, and discover popular winter & holiday break camps in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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World Holidays for Kids: Books, Movies & More

Are you interested in helping your children become “global citizens”? The holidays are a nice time to enjoy our own traditions while exploring others, too.

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14 Christmas Classics to Spark Kids’ Holiday Spirit

Are there any favorite titles from your childhood that you haven’t yet shared with your kids? Dip into this list for some old-fashioned holiday fun.

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5-Minute Fall Crafts for Kids

Holiday dinners and cleanup leave parents tired … but kids still want something to DO! Here are quick, clever crafts to spark playful fun and learning.

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Create a Boredom-Busting Spring Break Bucket List!

Staying home for spring break? Use these tips to create a “Break-Time Bucket List” that will challenge your family to expand their horizons!

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8 Great Holiday Activities You Can Do With Your Kids

Christmas break and other holidays can leave kids bored or blue. Beat cabin fever with these low-cost family-fun activities that kids of all ages enjoy.