Family & Pets
Finding inexpensive fun things to do with kids in the pricey Bay Area can pose a challenge. Here is a list of five of the best cheap activities to do with kids on the Peninsula.
San Francisco’s large network of public pools offers many residents a respite from exercising along crowded city streets. Here is a list of five of the best public pools in San Francisco.
Dating back to the Civil War, Memorial Day is celebrated on the last Monday in May as a way to honor all fallen American soldiers. Here is a list of the five best South Bay events that commemorate our fallen heroes.
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start thinking of ways to honor mom. The East Bay has some great options for celebrating Mother’s Day with everything from afternoon tea to a street fair.
Dog owners love a good walk with their dogs, and finding North Bay walking and hiking trails that welcome leashed pets makes planning a hike or a spur-of-the-moment stroll a whole lot more pleasant.
With the onset of warm sunny weather, spring is the perfect time of year to start thinking about planting a garden. Use these tips from Master Gardener Mike Klein to start your dream garden.
If you are looking for Easter events just right for kids, San Francisco is the place to be. Whether Easter focused or simply taking place on the day, the city offers much to do on April 20.
The South Bay is home to one of the most popular Bay Area kids’ museums. Here is a guide to San Jose’s Children’s Discovery Museum.
If the kids are eager for new ways to work off their creative energy, lead them to pottery painting, one of the coolest art activities around. Even if they’ve indulged before, they can show you a thing or two on how to do it right at these top pottery painting spots in the North Bay.
For those looking to give back to animals in need, hands-on volunteers are needed to help with everything from furry four-legged to feathered friends. Here are five of the best volunteer opportunities for animal lovers in the South Bay and on the Peninsula.