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National Museum of American History Family Guide: 9 Tips to Know Before You Go

The Smithsonian Museums are at the top of the list for many families with kids in Washington, D.C. and for good reason! I love going to the museums (especially the National Museum of American History) with my kids because they tick all the boxes: Free! Educational! Not weather dependent! But with all the pros, there […]

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Historic Colonial Williamsburg: An Easy Weekend Trip from Washington, D.C.

Whether you are looking to explore the outdoors, discover a nearby winery, or check out a historic site, Washington, D.C. is a short drive from some truly fabulous destinations! This past November, my family decided to spend Veterans Day weekend at Historic Colonial Williamsburg, located in nearby Williamsburg, Virginia.  Depending on the day and time […]

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February Family-Friendly Events Guide

We are grateful for Bright Horizons who is sponsoring our February Guide. Learn about what they are up to and how you can join them! There’s so much happening at Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool centers in the DC Area. Bright Horizons at Ballston is open and enrolling; Bright Horizons at Courthouse Station is celebrating […]

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Hyattsville, MD Neighborhood Guide

We are grateful for the sponsor of this guide: Jennifer Frewer with The Menkiti Group is an expert for this area. Please be sure to check out thorough details about her practice below. We are thankful for her sponsorship, which allows us to continue to bring DC Area Moms resources like this. What is your favorite thing about raising […]

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How I Plan Our Family Travel in 2020

Family travel is one of my favorite things to do! Now, before you roll your eyes and stop reading, hear me out! My kids are not perfect travelers and we’ve had our share of mid-air toddler tantrums. But, even including all the packing, nagging “are we there yet?!” questions, and jet lag … I love […]

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Upper Northwest DC Neighborhood Guide

We are grateful for the sponsors of this guide: Vassar Broermann Group, Hagen Bergstrom, and Kelly Kelley. Each of these teams are experts for this area. Please be sure to check out thorough details about their practices below. We are thankful for their sponsorship, which allows us to continue to bring DC Area Moms resources like this. […]

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The Christmas movie energy is strong on the ice-skating trail at Enchant DC. Photo courtesy of Enchant.

Outdoor Ice Skating Rink Guide

This post was written by Adrienne Barge and updated by Porsha Perry. What’s a better way to spend one of our DC winter days than ice skating?  One of my goals for us this winter is to catch some fresh air.  We spent way too much time indoors previous winters!  So bundle up and head […]

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Petworth DC Neighborhood Guide

We are grateful for the sponsor of this guide: Vassar Broermann Group. This is an expert realtor group for this area. Please be sure to check out thorough details about their practice below. We are thankful for their sponsorship, which allows us to continue to bring DC Area Moms resources like this. What is your favorite thing about […]

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Rockville, MD Neighborhood Guide

We are grateful for the sponsor of this guide: Stuart Kafetz & the Dart Homes Team. They are an expert realtor team for the DC Metro Area. Please be sure to check out thorough details about their practice below. We are thankful for Stuart’s sponsorship, which allows us to continue to bring DC Area Moms resources like […]

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