Brentwood farms fruit picking, tips for families

Cherry harvest in Brentwood

Monday, I drove four boys out to Brentwood to go fruit-picking. I was vague in my promises — berries, cherries, apricots, or whatever they have. You like blackberries? Olallieberries? Maybe them too! — and thank goodness because everything was closed. Boohoo. I met Tino at Bacchini’s Fruit Tree, a family operated Picked and U-Pick fruit stand in […]

99 Days of Summer for Bay Area Kids {2015}

99days of summer in the Bay Area by 510 Families

Never run out of family fun ideas with our 99 destinations for summer fun! We have selected one outing for each day between Memorial Day through the end of August. Whether you like to add them to your calendar right now (go on, we fact-checked*), bookmark this page for inspiration, or print it out and stick it on […]

{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 […]