Apple-picking keeps getting trickier. Here are a few U-pick options and Bay Area apple orchards that’ll do the work for you. Always, call first!
What’s new at Disneyland right now? All new MaxPass, the return of some classic experiences, and the Guardians of the Galaxy!
Driving I-5 down the center of California is a fairly joyless journey. I offer some tips, restaurants & diversions for enduring a day in the car with kids.
Here are our favorite Bay Area places to go tent camping with our little kids — plus one awesome cabin experience for good measure.
Swimming, boating, jumping, and general outdoor fun, all made easy with low-key cabin rental.
Have you ever paged through an issue of Sunset magazine and thought, “I wish I could climb right in there”? Well, during Sunset Celebration Weekend, you really can.
Heading to San Diego? We had a great time at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park in Escondido.
Bay Area beaches are perfect for a mini getaway or daytrip. Here are some of our favorites with links to full descriptions.
Passover 2017 outings for Oakland, Berkeley, and other East Bay families including seders and kid-friendly community events.
Houseboating on Lake Shasta is amazing; we pull up on shore, extend the included ramp, and climb off to explore. Campfires are a highlight every night, eating s’mores and checking out the scenery.
UC Berkeley campus at the Recreation building is an administrative desk that processes US passport applications including taking your photo.
The Disney Wonder cruise ship might make a perfect epic family vacation for multiple generations with food, entertainment, and fun to spare!
Cabin camping is the perfect stepping stone towards becoming a real camper without having to invest in all the camping gear or sleep on the ground!
Bay Area kids get to experience the snow with a day trip or weekend getaway for sledding, tubing, snow shoeing, skiing, or snowboarding. Lucky kids.
Snow adventures for young families. Skip the lifts, 5 options with snowshoes or cross-country skis.