Free Things to do with Kids

Exploring WPA Rock Garden

Exploring WPA Rock Garden

So we all know that William Land Park is Sacramento’s hot spot for families with the Sacramento Zoo, Fairytale Town, Funderland, pony rides, a duck pond, playground, play pool, and picnic areas galore. But…did you know that there is a HIDDEN TREASURE as well? The WPA Rock Garden sits undiscovered by most visitors. Right next […]

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Kids Eat Free Every Day of the Week

Kids Eat Free Every Day of the Week

Whether you want to go out because you do not feel like cooking or simply to have fun, Kids Eat Free Days at local restaurants sure make it more affordable to go out as a family!  I have rounded up lots of great places to eat and most of these restaurants offer one Kid’s Meal […]

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Storytimes in Sacramento

Storytimes in Sacramento

Whether your child is a baby, toddler or school-age, they probably love storytime just like mine do!  Not only is it a fun outing, but it plays an important role in introducing kids to the magic of books.   Another plus is that storytimes are FREE!  We are lucky in Sacramento to have so many […]

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A Capitol Adventure

A Capitol Adventure

The California State Capitol is beautiful…and a must-see for all that come to visit Sacramento.  But even if you are not a tourist, this is an awesome place to take your kids! Our Experience: When my dear friend and her son came up from San Diego to visit us this summer, the Capitol was at […]

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Hiking at the Cosumnes River Preserve

Hiking at the Cosumnes River Preserve

Are you in the mood to get some fresh air, some exercise…and explore nature with the kids?  Here’s a place you’ll want to check out! For quite a while I had been wanting to take my little ones to the Cosumnes River Preserve after seeing some pictures of a friend and her teenagers hiking there.  […]

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Spring Fun

Spring Activities Guide 2017

Spring Activities Guide 2017

“It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want—oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!” – Mark Twain The anticipation of spring this year is more intense. The sun just […]

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Spring Break Family Fun at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Spring Break Family Fun at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

A couple weeks ago we spent the day with one of our very favorite families at one of our very favorite places, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. No matter how many times we have been, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom never fails to impress me with their combination of rides, shows, and animals. I love the variety! We […]

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15 Things to do Outdoors this Spring

15 Things to do Outdoors this Spring

Spring is all about rediscovering Mother Nature! Right now is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors in our area. I have rounded up 15 of the best places to see nature, breathe fresh air, get some exercise…and have tons of fun! 1. Effie Yeaw Nature Center 2. Gibson Ranch 3. Sacramento Zoo 4. […]

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Gibson Ranch Park Photo Gallery

Gibson Ranch Park Photo Gallery

  Gibson Ranch Park 8556 Gibson Ranch Rd Elverta, CA 95626 $5.00 parking fee per vehicle  

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International Gymnastics Centre

International Gymnastics Centre

My eight-year-old daughter, Madeline, has wanted to try gymnastics for as long as she has been able to talk! We’ve had her trying out so many other activities that she has not had the opportunity…until now. She was ecstatic to get the chance to go to International Gymnastics Centre’s Spring Break Camp! A friend from […]

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Weekend Top 10: April 29th – 30th

Weekend Top 10: April 29th – 30th

| April 27, 2017

Enjoy the stage adaptation of an endearing book, JUNIE B. JONES IS NOT A CROOK, at B Street Theatre. Saturday – Sunday Get your picture taken with your favorite Star Wars characters during STAR WARS DAY at Sacramento Zoo. Saturday See the magical tale of PETER PAN the musical at Davis Musical Theatre Company. Saturday […]

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West Side Story Opens May 19 at 24th Street Theatre

West Side Story Opens May 19 at 24th Street Theatre

| April 24, 2017

Young Actors Stage presents the musical West Side Story from May 19-28 at the 24th Street Theatre. Director Liorah Singerman is delighted to announce a cast of exceptional singers and actors in this beloved tale of hope, despair, commitment and love. From the first notes to the final breath, West Side Story is one of […]

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Weekend Top 10: April 22nd – 23rd

Weekend Top 10: April 22nd – 23rd

| April 21, 2017

Enjoy the magic and mischief of SNOW WHITE & ROSE RED at Fairytale Town. Saturday – Sunday Watch cultural dance performances, get your face painted and have your teddy bear fixed during EARTHFEST at Sacramento Zoo. Saturday Enjoy a reading of WE ARE THE DINOSAURS at Barnes & Noble Storytime. Saturday FREE Listen to live […]

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Easter Egg Hunts & Eggstravaganzas in Sacramento

Easter Egg Hunts & Eggstravaganzas in Sacramento

| April 5, 2017

If you’re looking for ways to celebrate this fun spring holiday with your family, here are the best Easter events going on in Sacramento. Kids can hunt for Easter Eggs, meet the Easter Bunny, create Easter crafts, and much more! Remember to bring your own basket to Easter Egg Hunts! Sacramento RiverTrain Easter Egg Express […]

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