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Short & Sweet
News | Notes | Tips

Finding Peace this Season
Tips to help families enjoy the holidays

Gifts that Create Lasting Memories
The best presents can’t be wrapped

Holiday Gift Guide for Kids
More kid-tested, parent-approved toys

Holiday Traditions to Make Your Spirits Bright
The merriest events of the season for families

San Diego’s Map of Christmas Lights
See lights around the county with our famous map

December Calendar of Family Events

San Diego County’s Christmas Parades
Holiday parades abound this month!

Art with Alyssa: Hanukkah Craft
Get the kids involved —make a menorah

The Marketplace/Classifieds

Hot Chocolate Hot Spots
Where to satisfy your winter cocoa cravings


  • San Diego's Out & About with Kids

  • Family Fun Fest

  • All Inclusive Read 3x3 Event


  • San Diego Family Magazine

    San Diego Family Magazine

    Have you ever read something great in a magazine and then been frustrated because you can't remember where you put it? Well, so have we! That's why we think it's a fabulous idea to have the entire publication available to read online! Simply click the link below and use the arrows to turn the pages. You can search by area, event, location, or advertiser.

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  • Out & About

    Out & About

    All dressed up and no where to go? With Out & About, you'll never have to utter (or hear) the words "I'm bored" again!  Use this resource to find oodles of fun things to do in specific areas of San Diego County.

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  • Flourishing Families

    Flourishing Families

    Resources for Families with Special Needs

    Flourishing Families is the parent resource guide for families with special needs that contains relevant resources in San Diego and Imperial Counties. Read informative articles that offer help and encouragement to families with special needs. Sign up to receive our bi-monthly eNewsletter, keeping you connected to current and relevant information in the community.

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