Follow Us
Style Pinterest
Style Instagram
Style Twitter
Style Facebook

Recent Posts

Tech’ed Out

We know the modern classroom no longer thrives on information-packed lectures to students (sometimes struggling to pay attention). Instead, schools use technology to supplement curriculums and make learning a more interactive experience. But just how much technology does your child encounter in the school day? We took a look inside …

Read More »

Take Down a Tantalizing Tailgate

Whether you prefer watching your favorite teams in-person or on TV, tailgate season means it’s time to break out your party’s favorite foods from appetizers and snacks to all-out meals. Go long for a touchdown-worthy tailgate or settle in for the game day on the couch with these recipes for …

Read More »

Get Poked: Flu Season Is Here

October is the first month of flu season, that wonderful germ-filled time that stretches until May, but peaks between December and February here in Maryland. Pass us a Kleenex, please. So far, more than a dozen cases have been reported in the state, says Darcy McCarty, a senior practice manager …

Read More »

Express Yourself To Impress The School Admissions Committee

Eighth-grade year for many brings tears of joy and sadness. Students must leave the safe cocoon of middle school and spread their wings as high school freshmen. For parents interested in pursuing secondary education in a Catholic school or private school for their children, this process can be formidable. And, …

Read More »

When Someone You Love Has a Miscarriage

As sad and heartbreaking as miscarriages are, they are more common than many may realize. It’s a fact that Washington Family wants to focus on this month as we recognize World Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Pregnancy loss happens “about 20 percent of the time,” says Tina Larson, a …

Read More »

Fall for These 5 D.C.-Area October Festivals

Oakland Autumn Glory Festival: Oct. 9-13 This festival is a 5-day annual fall event that celebrates the changing season! Holding a combination of indoor and outdoor activities ranging from concerts, band performances, art exhibits, and even a parade. It was voted as one of the ‘Top 50 Small Towns with …

Read More »

Arms Around Both Generations: Caring for Teens and Aging Parents

Juggling the demands and learning curve of blossoming adolescents is tough, but just what if this process prepared parents for handling their own aging parents? Understanding where similarities lie between teens and aging parents puts a new twist on the popular theme of feeling “sandwiched” between these two lovable but …

Read More »

Making Halloween Safe and Fun for Kids with Food Allergies

We’re approaching that hallowed time of year that spooks parents. Last-minute costume scrambles, sugar-induced meltdowns, tracking teens’ whereabouts, and attempting to monitor the candy calorie intake. But for parents of kids with food allergies, there is a different and extra reason to be frightful. For millions of kids with food …

Read More »

<< Aug 2020 >>
SMTWTFS
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

August 9, 2020

Community Yoga in the Yard with Colleen of The Soul Nourish
at B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore

Imagination Stage Online Summer Camps
at Imagination Stage in Bethesda

August 10, 2020

Camp Sp’Arc: Emergency Services Week
at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Bel Air

Imagination Stage Online Summer Camps
at Imagination Stage in Bethesda

Online Summer Camps at Arlington Arts Center
at Arlington Arts Center in Arlington