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3 New Orlando Attractions Coming Spring 2015

By Ana Connery

Merlin, the company behind Legoland Florida, just announced plans to unveil not one but three new Orlando attractions along the city's famous International Drive in the spring of 2015. A rendering of the new complex to debut on I Drive i... Read More

2014 DC Spring Races

By Brooke Barker

If there's one thing DCers love, it's running. On a sunny day-- or a cloudy, rainy day. Runners are just about everywhere - the National Mall, Rock Creek Pa... Read More

Win Tickets to LEGOLAND Discovery Center DFW NEW LEGO® Star Wars™ MINILAND

By autumnreo

The Force is strong at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth as expert model builders prepare to launch the center’s next LEGO® large-scale, interactive LEGO model display, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, set to open Friday, April 18. The walk-through exhibit will offer an int... Read More

Welcome To Town Printable Packet

By Kierste Wade

I've made three big moves in my life, and all three have been across the country, thousands of miles from the place before. I'll never forget the days we moved into each town--feeling nervous, excited, and overwhelmed  at the prospect of trying to figure everything out, from stores and parks to lib... Read More

Comfort and Convenience at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley

By Mama Mary

Recently my family and I were treated to a stay at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley, right in the heart of my hometown. When I asked my girls their favorite thing about the hotel they screamed in unison, “THE POOL!”  In a city that is sunny 9.75 days out of 10, having a heated pool an... Read More

5 Things to Do in April in Indianapolis

By Anna Shirley

Spring is here! Spring is HERE! Time to fill up your family's calendar with fun things to do this April in Indianapolis from Easter egg hunts to visiting a virtual space station. Here are 5 things to do in April in Indianapolis. NASA's traveling exhibit, Destination Station lands at the Indiana S... Read More

Planting a Spring Garden

By savannahmarie

For me, one of the best parts of spring is the bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables that are available at farmers markets and roadside stands, not to mention the gorgeous flowers that spring to life and color the landscape. Produce that’s in season just tastes better, and knowing it comes from lo... Read More

4 Long Island Spring Break Ideas

By debraferrie

Spring is in the air (sort of) and soon the kids will have their Spring Break. If you're not flying down south or heading out of town, and can take a few "family" days, why not make it a Long Island Staycation by scheduling a new event or activity each day of the week? Based on weather, you can alt... Read More

Balance Bar Giveaway

By Jenny Crozier

All you moms ready for some spring cleaning?  Seems as though everyone gets house and home ready for spring, but how's your body feeling these days?  If you are anything like me, winter left you a bit too familiar with the couch and the warm creamy soups.  Looking to get back to a healthier life ... Read More

California Wine Country With Kids - A Beginner's Guide

By MiniTime

It’s a shame to tour California with its more than 3,700 wineries without visiting a few of them—even if you have kids in tow. The good news is that wineries have got a lot for children to love, from grape-juice tastings and farm animals to castles and bocce ball.  Here are six ways to explore ... Read More