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How to GeekyCon: a parent guide

I have never felt so old and out of touch in my life. There are adorable young people in costumes – antlers, ears, tails, Potter-esque school robes – in a line hundreds long to get autographs and photos of people I’ve never heard of. Well, OK, I’ve heard of a few of them because my more »

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From Thrill to Chill: Hershey Park for all sizes (Part 2)

Part Two: Hershey Park Fortified by chocolate after a great morning at Chocolate World, we were ready to tackle the park. The plan (challenge?) was to spend a few hours there as a family trying to find things we could all do together, then John would stay with the boys to go on the thrillier more »

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Beaches near Washington, DC: Flag Ponds Nature Park

Need a taste of salt air and the feel of sand between your toes but you can’t bear the thought of 4+ hours in Bay Bridge traffic? We’ll be featuring some of our favorite beaches near Washington, DC this summer. If you have a favorite, please let us know in the comments below. Just an more »

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From Reese’s to Jolly Rancher: Hershey Park for all sizes (Part 1)

Part One: Chocolate World I’m a wimp. I didn’t dare measure Jeremy before we left on our weekend trip to Hershey Park. I had heartbreaking flashbacks of his older brother Jacques at about that age, giddily walk-running on a slippery poolside only to be sent back from the waterslide inconsolably crying. I went to talk more »

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3 great places to cool off in Yosemite

We’ve all heard the famous Mark Twain expression, “the coldest winter I have saw was the summer I spent in San Francisco.” And it’s true, July can be downright blustery and damp, especially by the water. But travel just a few hours to Yosemite, and it’s a totally different scene. It’s not unusual for summer more »

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We are thrilled to announce the release of our e-book, Brussels with Kids, a guidebook for families traveling to the European capital. With added bonus - a comic book just for the kids by illustrator Sharon Emerson!

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