Parents Guide to the Gilman District in Berkeley

Parents Guide to Berkeley's Gilman District

Affectionately named the Gilman District in Berkeley, Gilman Street between the freeway and San Pablo Avenue has exploded over the past year in terms of awesomeness for families with lots of great places to eat, shop, and play. I listed my picks roughly from West to East in each category. Where to play: Golden Gate Fields. […]

Family pajama party at Habitot

Classes at Habitot in Berkeley

​Habitot is celebrating its birthday on Friday, April 17th, from 5:30 to ­8:30pm with a family pajama party and everyone’s invited. For $40 per family you can help decorate a HUGE birthday cake, dance, watch a special puppet show AND do all the regular awesome Habitot stuff. This party sounds like fun: Habitot Children’s Museum invites the […]

Family dinner at #bouncefarm in Martinez

#bouncefarm in Martinez is a lovely outing for littles

Bounce Farm in Martinez is a flipping awesome destination for your little kids who love to jump. We visited this very clean family-operated bouncy house, bouncy slide and climb-around place and my three-year old strongly suggested we move in (Sawyer figured we could sleep in one of the bounce houses and eat pizza for all our meals in the dining […]