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Spooky Fun: No-Carve Pumpkins

Spooky Fun: No-Carve Pumpkins

Ready to decorate for Halloween? The kids will love helping with these DIY no-carve pumpkin projects that minimize mess and maximize fun! Thank you to Deborah at www.SuperMoms360.com for sharing her i . . .

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DIY Funko POP! Costume

DIY Funko POP! Costume

Looking for a creative Halloween costume to accommodate a stroller or wheelchair? Have fun designing and making a Funko POP! costume. Use everyday clothing to create a POP! character that fits your . . .

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7 Tips to Overcome Fear of the Dark

7 Tips to Overcome Fear of the Dark

Avoid ideas like "monster spray" which only affirm in a child's mind that monsters are real and need to be "sprayed away."  - Berkley James, pediatric sleep consultant  Fear of the dark i . . .

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Things to Do in Julian

Things to Do in Julian

Family Fun in Julian The beauty of historic Julian (a gold mining town just 60 miles northeast of San Diego) is that many attractions are within walking distance of each other. It’s the perfect fami . . .

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San Diego Robotics Programs for Kids

San Diego Robotics Programs for Kids

Discover STEM in Youth Robotics Many parents encourage kids to pursue STEM-related careers (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and youth robotics programs offer one such option. Along with l . . .

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Art with Alyssa: Skull Craft for Dia de los Muertos

Art with Alyssa: Skull Craft for Dia de los Muertos

Create a beautiful calavera (skull, in English) to celebrate Mexico’s Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Traditionally, skulls are created out of sugar or clay, elaborately decorated and place . . .

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ocean view

Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day, a birthday or just need a night out with your spouse, these date night ideas on the water are sure to please.

The Gondola Company
Spend an hour cuddled next to your special someone on a romantic gondola ride. No need to travel to Italy, The Gondola Company offers beautiful San Diego views and a relaxing experience. Bring chocolate-covered strawberries and/or beverage of choice to make it extra special.

Hornblower Cruises

Hornblower Cruises offers breathtaking views of San Diego Bay and the downtown skyline. A romantic dinner and dancing cruise or weekend champagne brunch buffet are sure to impress your significant other. Specialty cruises are available for Valentine’s Day and other holidays.

Cohn Restaurants
Any Cohn restaurant is worthy of a celebration, but these offer water views: 333 Pacific (Oceanside), Sea 180 (Imperial Beach), Coasterra and Island Prime/C-Level (Harbor Island).

Catalina Island Vacation
Plan a weekend getaway to nearby Catalina. Catalina Island offers something for everyone, from pampering and relaxing to hiking and adventuring. Discover great tips and things to do in this San Diego Family article, titled "Plan a Family Adventure to Catalina Island."

Sail San Diego
Sail San Diego offers a three-hour sailing tour (complete with beverages and snacks) and a customizable sunset sail. Private or shared boats are available, making it a great way to celebrate with friends as well.




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