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The WOW Bus brings Free Fun to the Park

The WOW Bus brings Free Fun to the Park

| May 29, 2013 | 2 Comments

The W.O.W (Wonderful Outdoor World) Bus is getting kids back outdoors! This FREE program brought to us by the Fair Oaks Parks & Recreation District is bringing children and families of the community together through a variety of activities. Group games like flag football, parachute games and dodge ball will be offered. Artistic skills will […]

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23 Spraygrounds to Cool Off at this Summer

23 Spraygrounds to Cool Off at this Summer

| May 23, 2013 | 373 Comments

[please visit our updated 2016 sprayground list] We all need a place to take the kids for some fun water play when it is HOT and are extremely lucky that throughout Sacramento, there are 23 parks with wonderful water features open for the Summer! The majority of them have just turned their water on or will […]

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STAR Eco Station in Rocklin

STAR Eco Station in Rocklin

| September 7, 2010 | 256 Comments

Talk about an adventure off the beaten path…STAR Eco Station, an Environmental Childrens Museum, is a hidden treasure tucked away in Rocklin.  I had no idea what was in store for us when we visited with our whole family, Grandma included.  The plan was to go on an outing the kids would enjoy but the […]

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Exploring Art Beast

Exploring Art Beast

| February 1, 2010 | 705 Comments

I am in love.  My kids are in love.  We just met Art Beast. This place is amazing!  Where else can you take your kids to explore different forms of art to their hearts content?  Where else can you let them make a mess with paint, glitter, glue, clay, sand, water and gravel? Our Experience: […]

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The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

| November 11, 2009 | 111 Comments

What a beautiful little zoo!  The kids and I ventured there with some good friends for the first time this summer and had a great time!   The Folsom Zoo is not a “mainstream” zoo.  This unique zoo provides sanctuary to some very special animals.  Many were raised and rejected as wild pets.  Others were […]

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