Looking for an opening to connect with other new mothers? Here are some resources, divided between support groups and activity groups in the East Bay.
Kindergym is a wonderful toddler play program by Dawn Margolin offered at Temple Beth Abraham (TBA) in Oakland (but it’s not exclusive to Oakland or any one faith – all families are welcome!).
Vegan cinnamon rolls with a toppings bar? Get in my mouth.
Epworth Playgroups are non-religious meet-ups that take place in a colorful recreation room housed by the Epworth United Methodist Church in North Berkeley.
We recently invited babies to spend the morning at Brushstrokes Studio, putting their footprints on pottery. The whole thing was lovely from top to bottom.
Somehow I just wasn’t sure visiting Alameda’s Christmas Tree Lane would be worth the drive. Well it is.
On a rainy day, here are some great indoor fun East Bay destinations to make your kids happy and run off those ya-yas!
We love seeing our community come together without the kids for a little night off. Thank you for making our Ordinaire party a blast!
A helpful list of outings that don’t require advanced planning, for East Bay kids and parents.
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!
Thanks to Revolution Foods, we are hosting a Mom’s Night Out on September 17, at Ordinare wine bar in Oakland. Hope you can join us!
In collaboration with some local family-friendly companies, we invited parents with pre-crawling babies to spend the morning at Brushstrokes Studio painting
Last month we held an epic playdate at Oakland’s Kindergym. Here’s what you missed.
A unique feature of the Heather Farm playground in Walnut Creek is a set of turf covered mounds that children can slide down on sheets of cardboard.
Join us for this party for toddlers at We Rock the Spectrum in Berkeley hosted by 510families & Close5. It’s gonna be awesome good times for $5/kid.