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Black Chasm Cavern Day Trip

Black Chasm Cavern Day Trip

| March 8, 2012 | 247 Comments

For this ADVENTUROUS DAY TRIP we hit these 3 spots: Indian Grinding Rock State Park, Black Chasm Cavern, and Zen Garden Trail Are you up for a new adventure?  I am so excited to share this awesome day trip we recently took with you!  This is one that the ENTIRE family will enjoy.  Three unique […]

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4th of July Weekend in Sacramento

4th of July Weekend in Sacramento

| June 30, 2011 | 118 Comments

Ready to have a blast with the family on INDEPENDENCE DAY?  Looking for a Parade, a Picnic, Fireworks?  Here’s a list of celebrations happening all over Sacramento. Happy 4th of July! Carmichael 4th of July Parade When: Monday, July 4, 2011; 10:30am Where: Parade route – Begins at Marconi/Fair Oaks, continues down Fair Oaks Boulevard […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| May 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Fri, May 27th – Mon, May 30th 1. See Exotic Creatures and check out the Sea Lion Show at the SACRAMENTO COUNTY FAIR. Fri-Mon 2. Be entertained at the KID’S INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL. Sat 3. Build a biplane at Home Depot’s BUILD AND GROW CLINIC. Sat 4. Take your favorite friend to Sac Zoo’s STUFFED ANIMAL […]

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Gold Panning at Discovery Museum

Gold Panning at Discovery Museum

| April 8, 2010 | 573 Comments

Stake your claim at the Discovery Museum’s gold panning event this weekend.  Rent a pan for $3 per person and try your luck at finding gems and semi-precious stones to keep!  A real gold miner will show you the ropes and answer gold-hunting questions.  Don’t miss seeing the large gold specimens in their Gee Whiz […]

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Enjoy Nature at Effie Yeaw

Enjoy Nature at Effie Yeaw

| March 25, 2010 | 8 Comments

Celebrate Spring by enjoying some time out in nature this weekend at Effie Yeaw Nature Center in Carmichael.  Every month they have fun and educational activities for the whole family.  It is also a very inexpensive activity since there is just a $5.00 entrance fee per car. If you have never been there before, take […]

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Eventful Weekend!

Eventful Weekend!

| June 24, 2009 | 1 Comment

Looking for something to do THIS WEEKEND?  Look no further!  You’re sure to find fun with any of these activities… (See details on our “Upcoming Events Calendar” to the right.) FRIDAY, June 26th Puppet show at Fairytale Town – “The Three Billy Goats Gruff” Gibson Ranch Movie Night – “Hotel For Dogs” Drive-in Movie at […]

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Hiking at the Cosumnes River Preserve

Hiking at the Cosumnes River Preserve

| June 12, 2009 | 1,314 Comments

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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Top 5 Places to get WET this Summer!

Top 5 Places to get WET this Summer!

| June 11, 2009 | 3 Comments

On those oh-so-hot Sacramento Summer days, here are some ultra-fun places you can take the kids to cool off! 1.  GOLFLAND SUNSPLASH 1893 Taylor Road, Roseville, CA (916) 784-1273 Open Daily June 9th – August 16th, then weekends through September 7th 11 am – 6:30 pm (Open some nights on summer weekends 7:30pm – 11 […]

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