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Celebrate My Gym Bethesda & My Gym Potomac’s 35 Years at their Open House

My Gym Bethesda and My Gym Potomac are a long-standing local Washington, DC Area businesses that provide indoor space for kids to play and learn. I recently took our 21-month-old to the My Gym Bethesda location and we had a wonderful “date” to play and watch his skills on various equipment. If you haven’t been […]

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Train at Smithsonian Museum

Trains to See, Trains to Ride: The Ultimate Guide to Trains in the Washington, DC Area

All aboard!  Very few things excite both my son and daughter quite like a train.  And, the DC area has no shortage of full scale and miniature trains for kids to explore.  This guide includes three categories of train attractions.  The first is Trains to See, there are plenty of model trains and museums with […]

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Shrumen Lumen - you can operate the expanding tops with your feet

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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7 Tips for Car Trips with Kids

The DC area has several great options for road trips! Beaches in four different states are a four-hour drive away or less. Just west, the Shenandoah has amazing hiking, camping, or glam camping. Historic American cities such as Philadelphia, NYC, and Boston are just up 95. And then there’s always the Carolina beaches and cities.  […]

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