April 23, 2014

25 Things to Do with Kids in Washington, DC

Glen Echo Park Carousel

We got our last snow yesterday (fingers crossed that it really was the last snowfall), so I’m moving on and am getting excited about spring here in Washington, DC. So, naturally I had to put together a post with 25 super-fun things to do with kids in and around our Nation’s Capital now that the weather is (almost) warm. Here […]

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8 Fun (& Warm) Ways to Spend Spring Break

Exploring the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, FL

Spring Break may still be nearly two months away (at least for me), but the warmth and sunshine of the school break are definitely on my mind, particularly after spending a long weekend in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (more on that later this week). While sand castles and collecting seashells may be top-of-mind for many, there are so many […]

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10 Fun Things to Do in Seattle with Kids

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If Seattle is still on your mind following last night’s Super Bowl win, I think you’ll be pleased to know that Seattle is a fantastic city for kids. There’s so much to do, including many free activities that are must-do’s for you and your kids. Take a look at ten of my favorite kid-friendly activities in Seattle: 1. See Fish […]

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8 Things You Must Do this Summer

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Summer is just around the corner. Despite single digit temperatures here in DC, I swear the last day of school and lazy summer days will be here in a flash, so it’s time to start thinking about how to best spend those 10 to 12 weeks of freedom with your kids. As you begin to plot out some ideas, take […]

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Exploring with Kids: National Postal Museum

Molly Picking Out Stamps for Her Stamp Collection

Over the weekend, I took three of my kids to the National Postal Museum in Washington, DC. I’d wanted to go to this often-overlooked Smithsonian museum for ages, and was so glad that I finally made the time. There’s plenty for little ones to do at the National Postal Museum, including a scavenger hunt and lots of interactive activities to […]

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Lonely Planet: Top-10 U.S. Travel Destinations for 2014

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This morning, Lonely Planet unveiled their list of the Top-10 U.S. Travel Destinations for 2014, including some great cities I’ve covered before here on Kidventurous, such as Boston and Las Vegas. Take a look at all 10 must-visit destinations you may want to consider for your next family adventure. 1. Grand Rapids & Lake Michigan’s Gold Coast (MI): Head to the […]

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