Archives for February 2015

The Mansion on O Street: Exploration and Imagination for Kids

The Mansion on O Street is a unique experience, unlike any other outing my family and I have encountered in our years of DC area adventures. Mystery and history abound, and kids are warmly welcomed, at the super cool massive art house exploration offered at The Mansion on O Street. Children can wander halls, discover thousands of interesting artifacts and objects, open hidden doors, and complete scavenger hunts.My children loved the controlled independence they found meandering around the Read more...

EVENT CANCELED: Saturday Night Snow Day FUN: PopUp Play Zone Bounce Night Par-Tay! (Italian Ice on Me)

UPDATE: Event was canceled due to incoming storm.  Your Last Chance to Play at PopUp Play Zone Before They Close for the Season!  After being snowed in tomorrow during the day, head to PopUp Play Zone from 6-9pm for a fabulous family bounce night! The February 21st Saturday Night Bounce & Play Party at PopUp Play Zone is happening, no matter the weather. Get the kids out of the house for some cozy, crazy indoor play!Enjoy the best family night out in the DC area at the PopUp Play Zone Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Steve Harvey’s Act Like a Success Conference Pass

My friend Christine St. Vil of Moms 'N Charge is an inspiration. A coach and speaker focused on helping overwhelmed mothers feel their best without feeling guilty, she is also a social media expert. Her latest speaking opportunity is serving as one of the breakout speakers at Steve Harvey's Act Like a Success Conference happening March 6-8 at the Hyatt Regency Reston Town Center. The Act Like A Success Conference offers a platform for attendees to get inspired, motivated, educated, and equipped Read more...

SteveSongs at Jammin’ Java on Valentine’s Day, Saturday Feb. 14

On Valentines Day, Saturday February 14, SteveSongs will play THREE seriously fun concerts at Jammin Java as part of their Tot Rock series.Choose from the 10:30am, 12:30pm or 2:30pm shows. Pick the time that works best for your nap/basketball/swim meet cuckoo crazy family schedule!SteveSongs blends smart lyrics, catchy melodies & thoughtful messages into fun participatory songs that kids & adults love. He will be performing tunes that your kids love from his PBS Kids Mornings Read more...

GIVEAWAY and Kickstarter: Princess Awesome, Dresses for Every Girl

Find inventive dresses for every girl's personality and interests  Support two local Silver Spring mothers' amazing Kickstarter Win a dress for your own little girl!  I am so excited to tell you about Princess Awesome, a company started by two incredible Silver Spring mothers, my dear friend Eva St. Clair and her business partner Rebecca Melsky. Together they began making dresses that take the motifs beyond princesses and bows, and colors beyond pink. They believe that girls should have the Read more...