This post is sponsored by One Preschool. When Chris Bennett and Arrel Gray called me to talk about their start-up, One Preschool, we agreed that East Bay parents might get pretty excited about the opportunity they are creating. Arrel is a dad who struggled to find childcare options for his son and Chris is passionate about […]
Cat Town Cafe in Oakland is a fun outing for a feline-loving child. Because the website suggests making reservations, and it has a cafe and acts as sort of an animal shelter, I thought a post about exactly What Is Cat Town? might be useful; it’s certainly not a traditional attraction. Located in Oakland’s Auto […]
Thanks to Sunriver Resort in Oregon for hosting my family. About 30 minutes from Bend, OR is Sunriver Resort. That makes it a 7.5 hour drive from Berkeley. Sunriver is more than a hotel complex restaurants and pools. It’s a planned community with condos, houses, and hotel-style lodging spread around 35 miles of flat, paved bike paths. […]
I thought I’d pull together a short list of things you might do if you find yourself without an outing for the day.
If you’re thinking you’d like to give your child the opportunity to play baseball, but don’t know how to get started, keep reading. We’ll walk you through the things East Bay parents need to know, step by step. (See what I did there?) Play ball Learning to throw and catch requires practice. The first step […]