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DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookies Official Recipe

DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Recreate the hotel experience by baking a batch of these delicious cookies at home

One of the many disappointments of the coronavirus pandemic is that families have had to cancel their travel plans. Parents and kids are feeling this sadness particularly hard now during what was supposed to be spring break week. Checking into a hotel may not be an option at the moment, …

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Family-Friendly Things to Do Around D.C. This Weekend Includes a Visit to the Reopened National Building Museum

Family-Friendly Things to Do Around D.C. This Weekend (Mar 12-15) St. Patrick's Day celebrations, a museum reopening, a magic show & more

We know it’s been a stressful week, but hang in there—it’s almost the weekend, and there are plenty of family-friendly things to do! Go fly a kite on the National Mall, catch a modern musical featuring music by The Go-Go’s, or take a trip to the The National Building Museum, …

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"Zomo the Rabbit" at Imagination Stage is just one of the family-friendly things to do around D.C. this weekend

Family-Friendly Things to Do Around D.C. This Weekend (March 5-8) A hip-hop musical, a tween book signing, a maker morning & more

The play’s the thing this weekend! Teens will be mesmerized by the high-octane dancing of “Bandstand,” featuring actors who play their own instruments, while “The Three Musketeers” and “Zomo the Rabbit” offer exciting adventures for younger audiences. Other family-friendly things to do around D.C. include a lesson in frogs and …

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Mindy Thomas is bringing the Wow in the World Pop Up Party to Strathmore's Music Center This Saturday

Wow in the World’s Mindy Thomas and Friends Are Throwing a Science-Themed Pop Up Party in Bethesda The podcast host is excited to meet all of her "best imaginary friends" this Saturday at the Music Center at Strathmore

How do you turn a popular kids’ podcast that’s equal parts silly and scientific into a live stage show? Fans of “Wow in the World” will see for themselves this Saturday, when Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz host two Wow in the World Pop Up Party shows at the Music …

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family-friendly things to do around d.c. weekend of february 27 to march 1

Family-Friendly Things to Do Around D.C. This Weekend (Feb. 27-March 1) A fairy tale campfire, story time with Bearsong, magic for kids & more

Pack some culture into your weekend with an exploration of artifacts from Iraq and Syria, a Black History Month festival and a children’s library event at the Embassy of Finland. Other family-friendly things to do around D.C. that caught our eye include story time with Bearsong and a fairy tale …

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