Along with co-founder Heather Flett, Whitney is the co-author of The Rookie Mom's Handbook, Stuff Every Mom Should Know, and the publisher of 510Families.com and RookieMoms.com. She lives in Berkeley with her husband and their two children. (On Google)

Portrait Parties with Candace Smith Photography

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Oakland-based family photographer Candace Smith offers a unique package for capturing kids on film. Wait, do we still call it film? Families can host a portrait party with friends or cousins or whomever else wants their professional photos done at the same time. The focus is on connection and fun, allowing space for the kids […]

Ticket Alert: Hello Kitty is coming to Oakland’s Oracle Arena

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Save the date, 80s girls! Your BFF Hello Kitty is coming to Oakland this summer and you’re totally invited to the Supercute Friendship Festival. This North American Tour sounds like live entertainment-meets-tradeshow with multi-stage performances, interactive exhibits, and photo opps with your favorite Sanrio characters. Start polishing your favorite pencil cases! Pro tip: You’re going […]