{Giveaway} Summer camp at Roughing It

Win a week of camp at Roughing It in Lafayette

Yippee. We are going wild with excitement to give one week — from June 29th-July 3rd, 2015 — of Roughing It Outdoor Explorer day camp to a lucky reader. Roughing It Day Camp is a traditional, all outdoors summer camp, located in the San Francisco East Bay Area on a lakeside location in Lafayette. Don’t […]

See you at Cal Day?

visting the bug doctor

There really is something for everyone as UC Berkeley, AKA Cal, opens its doors to the families of the East Bay for Cal Day. My husband and fourth grader have their eyes on auditing another physics class while my second grader and toddler want to run around the grounds making slime and looking for doggies and birdies […]

Kids Bowl Free at Albany Bowl this summer

Kids Bowl Free

The Kids Bowl Free program is nationwide, and our local independent bowling alley in Albany participates. Simply go to the website KidsBowlFree.com/albany to register your child. Every week, free bowling passes will arrive in email. From April 15 through August 31, your child can bowl twice per day, every day, all summer as long as he […]

Berkeley birthday party venue: We Rock the Spectrum Kids Gym

We Rock the Spectrum Birthday party: Berkeley venue

We recently celebrated my son’s eighth birthday with a party at Berkeley’s We Rock the Spectrum Kids Gym. It was pretty stress-free and high fun for my energetic kids, so I vote it a success. The play space itself is a continuously evolving environment of swings, zipline, two trampolines with basketball hoops (limit 2 kids […]