South Bay Family & Pets

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5 Day Trips Before The Kids Go Back To School

Head in any direction; Bay Area kids are lucky to have ocean beaches and redwood forests, marine life and verdant valleys, parks and peaks all within minutes. Choose from plenty of adventures in San Francisco and the Bay Area made with kids in mind.

08/15/2015

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Best Public Pools In The Bay Area

With numerous modern and recently remodeled public swimming pools scattered around the Bay Area you definitely have a warm water friend nearby. If you enjoy the sport, relaxing pleasures or health benefits of swimming, then get ready to jump right in.

07/17/2015

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Best Paintball In Bay Area

Paintball is an experience unlike any other – the game places you on a field and pits you against…

07/03/2015

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Must-Try Go Kart Tracks In The Bay Area

Popular with both kids and adults alike, go kart racing makes for an exhilarating experience full of adrenaline-pumping fun. Perfect for those looking to dip their toes into the thrill of motorsports, kart racing offers the perfect opportunity to sample the sport in a more affordable, accessible way.

06/12/2015

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Best Places To Do Arts & Crafts For The Whole Family In The South Bay

For families looking to get creative together, the South Bay Area is home to numerous spots where kids and adults alike can get their hands dirty. Here is a list of five of the best places for families to do arts and crafts.

05/01/2015

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Best Local Gyms That Provide Child Care In The Bay Area

Physical fitness is of the utmost importance for parents looking to keep up with their little kids. Here are 5 great Bay Area gyms that have the added bonus of taking care of the kids while Mom and Dad work out.

04/24/2015

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Best Kids Clothing Stores In The Bay Area

It is easy to find beautiful clothes for kids at high prices, but when reality sets in and cost is a concern don’t give up cuteness and quality for a lower price tag. Smart boutiques and consignment shops offer affordability for Bay Area moms.

04/14/2015

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Ask A Bay Area Expert: Thanksgiving Crafts For Kids

With a successful first year under their belts, owners Hope and Pete Colling are delighted to have brought their dream to life: a quaint little neighborhood shop where they mingle with customers and display their made-with-love items. Here are some Thanksgiving craft ideas from the experts.

11/21/2014

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How To Bring Your Pets On Your Vacation

Instead of finding someone to watch your pets while you are on vacation, make plans to take your pet along with you the next time you travel.

10/28/2014

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Best Corn Mazes In The Bay Area

Despite the drought, Bay Area corn mazes are plentiful. Here is a list of five corn mazes where the whole family will have fall fun.

10/17/2014

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