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Visit the FUN HOUSE: Summer Exhibit at the National Building Museum

Summer Fun at the National Building Museum Each summer, the Great Hall at the National Building Museum transforms into an innovative and interactive Summer Block Party exhibit. Even if you haven’t gone to one, no doubt you’ve seen pictures all over Instagram: “The Big Maze” in 2014, “The Beach” in 2015, “The Icebergs” in 2016, […]

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The Case for Nice Things

The physical environment I am in influences my psychological well being. I don’t think this is a profound statement. Of course, it affects everyone. Yet, I have so many friends who are parents who tell me they hate their living space because of old furniture that doesn’t go together or walls painted colors they can’t […]

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Tidy and Organize Multilevel Home with Stair Baskets {Part 2 of Managing Your Home}

Baskets are a simple, energy-preserving solution to organize We recently moved from a single floor, two-bedroom apartment to a four-bedroom house with three floors. My youngest was about 4 months old, and I was still recovering from the wreckage done to my body by carrying and delivering an almost nine-pound baby. The first house we […]

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Epic DC Summer Adventure Bucket List: 50 Fun (free or cheap!) Outings for Kids and Families

The DC area has no shortage of fun activities for families. Here is our epic guide to 50 local, kid-friendly excursions we’re putting on our bucket list for the summer … and even better, most of them are FREE. Summer boredom is not an issue here! (use #dcmomsblogsummer18 to share what you’ve checked off your […]

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Experience The Art of Burning Man (with kids!) at the Renwick in DC

When it comes to visiting museums with kids in DC, people often flock to the big names: Air and Space, Natural History, American History. But for the last few years, since it’s grand renovation and reopening, the oft-overlooked Renwick Gallery has boasted two awe-inspiring art exhibits that are a delight to curious minds of all […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week: 50 Fun Ideas

Teacher Appreciate Week is such a wonderful way to celebrate your child’s teacher.  They are with our children all.day.long staying patient, keeping order, and teaching students important stuff!  Here are some useful ideas to show teachers how much we appreciate them this week! 50 Teacher Appreciation Ideas Write a heartfelt note from you and/or your […]

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