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: March 25th – 26th

Weekend Top 10: March 25th – 26th

| March 20, 2017

Play games and see a puppet show at the SUTTER CHILDREN’S WELLNESS FESTIVAL at Fairyale Town. Saturday FREE Explore fire-fighting vehicles at the California Automobile Museum’s TO THE RESCUE. Saturday Take a Family Farm Tour during the SPRING GARDENING CLINIC at Soil Born Farms. Saturday FREE See Disney artists perform at KIDTOPIA in Fair Oaks […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 18th – 19th

Weekend Top 10: March 18th – 19th

| March 16, 2017

Watch Irish and Highland dancers, pipe and drum bands, and historic re-enactors at the 21st Annual ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE in Old Sacramento. Saturday FREE Explore fire-fighting vehicles and sit in a 1921 Graham Fire Truck at the California Automobile Museum’s TO THE RESCUE. Saturday Learn about NASA and investigate gravity during Powerhouse Science Center’s […]

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Summer Camp Guide 2017

Summer Camp Guide 2017

| March 15, 2017

Summer Camps in Sacramento If you’re searching for summer camps, you’ve come to the right place!  Here you can explore a vast variety of half-day, full-day and overnight camps offered in the greater Sacramento area. Choosing a camp for your child As you are planning out your summer and trying to make decisions on camps […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 10th – 12th

Weekend Top 10: March 10th – 12th

| March 8, 2017

Bounce, play and eat pizza at BounceU Roseville’s PARENTS NIGHT OUT. Friday Use your imagination and create your own play space at Sacramento Adventure Playground’s COMMUNITY DAY. Saturday FREE Chase a leprechaun on a 1/2 mile dash at the SHAMROCK’N HALF. Saturday Spend an hour on the Sacramento River and learn about our city’s history on […]

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