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 […]

Easter Egg hunts and activities in the East Bay

egg coloring april 2011

Thanks to Brushstrokes Studio in Berkeley for sponsoring this list of  Easter Egg Hunts and Easter activities for East Bay kids this year. Put some ART into your EASTER.  Paint eggs, bunnies, deviled egg platters, flower pots and more seasonal items you will enjoy for years to come at Brushstrokes Studio. Other Easter activities for East Bay families: Saturday March 28 […]

Staycation guide: 9 Bay Area beaches

Harbor seals at Fitzgerald Tidepools near Moss Beach

If you’re enjoying a Bay Area staycation — for Spring Break or anytime! — there’s no reason to miss out on having sand in your toes (and all over your car!). We have lots of great beaches that are just a short drive away. You decide whether to sleep over or head home. Here are 9 […]