River Farm

River Farm is the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society. Situated on 25 landscaped acres overlooking the Potomac river, it is an idyllic escape within the Washington, D.C. area. The picturesque property is also home to a Children’s Garden.   Entry to the property is FREE. It comprises a variety of themed gardens designed to stimulate children’s interest in plants and nature. It offers a … Continue reading River Farm

CLEMYJONTRI PLAYGROUND

CLEMYJONTRI PARK is a HUGE playground in McLean, VA. It features a unique playground where children of all abilities can play side-by-side. This park is a place where children who use wheelchairs, walkers or braces, or who have sensory or developmental disabilities, can have a parallel playground experience of fun and exploration. To the casual observer, the playground at Clemyjontri Park (The name CLEMYJONTRI is derived … Continue reading CLEMYJONTRI PLAYGROUND

Favorite Things

Looking for gift ideas or just looking for items that may be useful when out exploring? Here are a few of our favorite things! Favorite Things On the go: CamelBak Water Bottles. The kids leak proof, easy to use bottles come with an amazing warranty, simply contact them if you need any replacement parts and they will send them right away! G has recently started using … Continue reading Favorite Things

Libraries

Libraries are a great place to go with kids of all ages, including babies. Moms, if you are looking to venture out with your little one then head to a library. They have so much to offer and chances are, you’ll make new friends! Alexandria City multiple locations with a wide variety of FREE programs and daily events. Beatley Central Branch features a nice indoor play area for the … Continue reading Libraries

Zoo/Farms/Colonial Farms

    National Zoo Free Admission/$25 parking, FONZ memberships perks include free parking, special events, unlimited carousel rides, discounts, and more. Daily programs will keep you informed on what’s happening, where, when, and how you can take part. The Zoo offers classes, camps, and snore and roar sleepovers for all ages.  Watch for seasonal events like Boo in the Zoo and Zoo Lights. The Zoo is home … Continue reading Zoo/Farms/Colonial Farms