Bay Area beaches are perfect for a mini getaway or day trip. Here are 15 of our favorites within two hours of Oakland with tips for visiting with kids!
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The time is now for picking perfect peaches, amazing apricots, and nectarous nectarines in the East Bay!
I explored the magical fairy houses that make up Little Point Richmond of Washington Avenue with my children, age 2 to 8, and we were all enchanted. We’ll be back.
Mori Point, a 32-acre wetland park near Pacifica, has trails that wind along bluffs and beaches, is an easy 30-minute drive from Oakland, and can make for a lovely day trip.
Celebrate Juneteenth, June 19th, with Chalk art, protest, great meals, or virtual parties. Or a little of everything.
My son and I like to walk around the neighborhood. We decided to make our walks more interesting by turning our walks into scavenger hunts by looking for a specific shape each time. Our favorite shape to look for is a circle.
Oakland father and first grade teacher shares his favorite creeks for splashing, snacking, and throwing stones with his four-year old child.