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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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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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Mother’s Day in the Sibley NICU: A Blessing, Not A Curse

I started my motherhood journey with two beautiful, tiny babies — and I had to ask permission from someone else at the hospital to hold them.  When I was discharged from Sibley Memorial Hospital, and my newborn twins were not, the floodgates opened.  I cried.  A lot.   Then one day, my crying stopped.  It was […]

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