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Seas ‘n’ Greetings: How to celebrate Christmas in July

Seas ‘n’ Greetings: How to celebrate Christmas in July

Ready to start (or continue) the Christmas in July tradition? Here are fun ideas on how to do it. Ever since my toddler became obsessed with Frosty the Snowman, our family has celebrated Christmas . . .

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Fun Family Day Trips and Staycations

Fun Family Day Trips and Staycations

One of the ways families can keep their chins up amidst a pandemic is to plan their next trip. Leisure travel is currently suspended in California, so keep a close eye on travel advisories and healt . . .

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Unplug and Connect!

Unplug and Connect!

Unplug and connect with 24 hours of family fun during the National Day of Unplugging! Photo courtesy of Andres Amador Celebrate the annual National Day of Unplugging, an event dedicated to family co . . .

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Summer Fun after Dark

Summer Fun after Dark

There are few things more exciting to children than staying up past bedtime. If your kids are begging for some night owl fun this summer, San Diego offers plenty of nighttime family fun ideas that a . . .

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How to Stay Connected with Grandparents Who Live Far Away

How to Stay Connected with Grandparents Who Live Far Away

Those who live far from their children’s grandparents know that maintaining a special connection from afar is difficult—but it’s not impossible. Here are ways to keep kids in touch with long-d . . .

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San Diego Family's Ultimate Summer Sand-Bucket List

San Diego Family's Ultimate Summer Sand-Bucket List

San Diegans have it really rough—living in a top travel destination that others dream of visiting. One thing is sure--there is no shortage of fun things to do, especially when the kids are out of . . .

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10 Simple Pleasures Kids Will Love this Summer

10 Simple Pleasures Kids Will Love this Summer

When I think back on my childhood summers, it’s the simple pleasures I remember most. Running barefoot in the grass. Romping with my dog in the backyard. Reading my favorite book in a shady spot u . . .

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25 Summer Boredom Busters

25 Summer Boredom Busters

Boredom is a precursor to creativity, so being bored is not all bad. But if you're ready for a change of pace, our boredom busters encourage families to get moving and start making memories! Go O . . .

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Star Wars Day Party Tips

Star Wars Day Party Tips

Whether you’re celebrating Star Wars Day (May 4) or having a Star Wars-themed birthday party, here are great ideas to transport family and friends to a galaxy far, far away. May the “fourth” b . . .

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