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Ask A Sacramento Expert: Keeping Your Kids Entertained On A Day Off From School

What to do with the kids on a day off of school? A local expert weighs in.

02/20/2015

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Best Ski Slopes For Kids Near Sacramento

The capital city rarely sees a snowflake, but local families are just a short drive away from peaks that are perfect for skiing. There is even the Burton Star Wars Experience, so your mini Jedi can use the force to get into snowboarding.

02/13/2015

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Ask A Sacramento Expert: After-School Activity Ideas

There are many free or low-cost activities for after-school time, including yo-yo lessons, homework help and fun games and crafts. Colleen Hendon of Learning Express says it is not necessary to have expensive or complex ingredients to get kids to stretch their creative muscles.

01/30/2015

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Best Kids’ Martial Arts Classes In Sacramento

Get your child involved in martial arts at these great classes in Sacramento.

01/23/2015

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Best Fitness Classes In Sacramento

This article showcases some of the best fitness centers available in Sacramento. Each center has different benefits, memberships and services to meet a variety of needs.

01/09/2015

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Best Places To Take Family Photos In Sacramento

Continue reading for a few hot spots to take the family for memorable photos in Sacramento.

01/01/2015

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Neighborhoods With The Best Holiday Lights In Sacramento

The time of year is here again to travel around the area and look at the beautiful holiday lights and decorated yards.

12/19/2014

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In The Sacramento Area

This is the time of year to make memories with the family. Cutting down your Christmas tree with your children is a memory as well as a tradition to carry forward to the next generation.

12/12/2014

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Best Free Winter Activities For Families In Sacramento

People do not have to have money to spend fun times with the family, including the family pet. While we may live in Northern California, and it may not be as warm as Southern Cal, it is still warm enough to enjoy outdoor events in the winter.

11/28/2014

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Ask A Sacramento Expert: Thanksgiving Crafts For Kids

Donna Sangwin is Founder and Executive Director of ReCreate, a nonprofit organization that works with local businesses to divert clean usable waste to help make art more accessible to everyone in the region by making these diverted items available at very low prices. Here you will find five crafts for the children to do at Thanksgiving that she has shared.

11/21/2014

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Best Places For A Fall Marriage Proposal In Sacramento

Here are the top five places that will help you make a fall proposal that will stand out, be remembered and get the answer you want, all in one.

11/07/2014

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Ask An Expert: Tips On Starting The College Search

It is never too early to start considering which college you will want to attend. To help you make that decision, we went to a local expert and asked for his five best tips for students looking for the right college.

10/31/2014

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