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Demanding? Sometimes isolating? No one knows these feelings better than the editors of Washington FAMILY Magazine. Our goal is to help parents learn about the vast resources available to them in the DC Metro area. Washington FAMILY Magazine has become the largest parenting publication in the DC Metro region. Washington FAMILY Magazine, with over 20 years of publishing, has a distribution of 70,000 magazines each month and can be found in over 2,100 locations throughout the region.

Demanding? Sometimes isolating? No one knows these feelings better than the editors of Washington FAMILY Magazine. Our goal is to help parents learn about the vast resources available to them in the DC Metro area. Washington FAMILY Magazine has become the largest parenting publication in the DC Metro region. Washington FAMILY Magazine, with over 20 years of publishing, has a distribution of 70,000 magazines each month and can be found in over 2,100 locations throughout the region.

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Encourage your child's #culinary creativity with these #cooking and #baking classes at Cookology Recreational Culinary S...
05/20/2022
Best Kids’ Cooking and Baking Experiences in the DMV

Encourage your child's #culinary creativity with these #cooking and #baking classes at Cookology Recreational Culinary School, Henry's Sweet Retreat & Bakery, JCrafts, The Red Bandana Bakery and Wild Wood Pizza.
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Your child isn't too young to start learning some basic skills in the kitchen. Try these classes, camps and experiences in the DMV.

Does a school have what it takes to provide a quality education for children with special needs? Experts from My Learnin...
05/18/2022
Finding the Perfect Fit for Education - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Does a school have what it takes to provide a quality education for children with special needs? Experts from My Learning Springboard and AIM Academy explain what to look for:
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https://buff.ly/3sE7T2n | IECA--Independent Educational Consultants Association #SpecialNeeds #education #school #learning #expert #InclusiveFamily

No school offers a one-size-fits-all experience for kids, and finding a school for a special needs child requires even more considerations.

Do you know what age is best for kids to start learning how to bike? Or that a balance bike might be better than trainin...
05/17/2022
The Basics of Bike Safety - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Do you know what age is best for kids to start learning how to bike? Or that a balance bike might be better than training wheels? Neighborhood Bike Works and Pedalheads explain best practices:
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https://buff.ly/3Lo8fAu | National Safety Council #biking #kids #bikingforkids #rideabike #learntoride #bikesafety

Children and teens younger than 19 are most at risk for bike injuries. Here are some best practices for learning how to ride and bike safety.

LAST CHANCE TO VOTE in our Best for Families Awards! Vote now at https://buff.ly/3LczNZE#BestforFamilies #WashingtonDC #...
05/15/2022

LAST CHANCE TO VOTE in our Best for Families Awards! Vote now at https://buff.ly/3LczNZE

#BestforFamilies #WashingtonDC #WashingtonFamily #Voting #Winners

Relaxation has a whole new meaning. Your Boomerang Family Getaway at Boar’s Head Resort allows parents to relax and expl...
05/12/2022

Relaxation has a whole new meaning. Your Boomerang Family Getaway at Boar’s Head Resort allows parents to relax and explore during the day while the kids play at camp. Families reunite in the evening for quality time together.
https://www.boarsheadresort.com/boomerang

4 DAYS LEFT in our Best for Families Awards! Vote now before it ends at https://buff.ly/39bQkzM#BestforFamilies #Washing...
05/12/2022

4 DAYS LEFT in our Best for Families Awards! Vote now before it ends at https://buff.ly/39bQkzM

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6 days left to vote in our Best for Families' Awards! Have you voted? Vote now at https://buff.ly/3ymi6UO#BestforFamilie...
05/10/2022

6 days left to vote in our Best for Families' Awards! Have you voted? Vote now at https://buff.ly/3ymi6UO

#BestforFamilies #WashingtonDC #WashingtonFamily #Voting #Winners

It's party time. As your family prepares for spring and summer fun with #parties and #celebrations, enjoy these festive ...
05/09/2022
Let the Party Begin! 12 Books Celebrating Special Occasions

It's party time. As your family prepares for spring and summer fun with #parties and #celebrations, enjoy these festive reads from Arlington VA Public Library.
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Get excited about birthdays and celebrations with your kids and teens as they experience festive stories from beloved book characters.

Happy Mother's Day #mothersday #happymothersday #love #washingtondc #dc #virginia #washingtonfamily
05/08/2022

Happy Mother's Day #mothersday #happymothersday #love #washingtondc #dc #virginia #washingtonfamily

This craft helps kids treat mom with special recognition for Mother's Day! Give your children the chance to make their o...
05/06/2022
Mother's Day Award Ribbon Craft - Washington FAMILY Magazine

This craft helps kids treat mom with special recognition for Mother's Day! Give your children the chance to make their own gifts from the heart.

| Craft from Life On Crosscut Way | #DIY #crafting #ArtsandCrafts #MothersDay #holiday #spring

Let your kids make their own Mother's Day gift to you with this DIY craft. Also great for grandmothers & anyone special in your child's life.

Graduations, birthday parties, holidays and spring celebrations! For whatever occasion your children might receive a gif...
05/05/2022
The Art of the Thank-You Note - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Graduations, birthday parties, holidays and spring celebrations! For whatever occasion your children might receive a gift, teach them how to respond with gratitude.
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https://buff.ly/3KJ4k0V | Baltimore Therapy Center #ThankYouNote #gratitude #thanks #kids #family #parenting #DMV #gifts #holidays #spring

There's always an opportunity to teach your children gratitude. Every time they receive a gift, they can send a thank-you note.

Happy Cinco de Mayo! #cincodemayo #washingtonfamily #washingtondc
05/05/2022

Happy Cinco de Mayo! #cincodemayo #washingtonfamily #washingtondc

Voting is STILL OPEN for our Readers' Choice Awards! Vote now at https://buff.ly/3w6bHdJ#BestforFamilies #WashingtonDC #...
05/05/2022

Voting is STILL OPEN for our Readers' Choice Awards! Vote now at https://buff.ly/3w6bHdJ

#BestforFamilies #WashingtonDC #WashingtonFamily #Voting #Winners

Explore, relax, reunite. Experience the best of what Boar’s Head Resort and Charlottesville has to offer with days full ...
05/05/2022

Explore, relax, reunite. Experience the best of what Boar’s Head Resort and Charlottesville has to offer with days full of camps to entertain the kids and built-in quality time for the parents. Boomerang Family Getaway package dates start in June.

Learn more: BoarsHeadResort.com/Boomerang

introduce your child to the foundations of anatomy with an adventure books series from Know Yourself or perhaps your lit...
05/04/2022
Editor's Picks: Here's What We're Loving for Kids in the DMV this Spring

introduce your child to the foundations of anatomy with an adventure books series from Know Yourself or perhaps your little one will want to follow a ladybug crawling companion from The Learning Journey International.
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https://buff.ly/3KKk6sD | National Parenting Product Awards - NAPPA #toys #games #books #products #learning #education #kids

Subscription-based toy boxes, books and interactive stories are just a few of the goodies from the National Parenting Product Awards.

Get ready for a May with #spring festivals and community celebrations, including KidFest Spring Fair at City of Manassas...
05/04/2022
Top 10 Family Events for May in the DMV - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Get ready for a May with #spring festivals and community celebrations, including KidFest Spring Fair at City of Manassas Museum and Gaithersburg Book Festival!
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Festivals, fairs and holiday activities are in the queue this May. Grab your family and spend some time outdoors at these Top 10 events.

New issue alert! Our May issue is out. Head to the #linkinbio for these stories and more for moms and dads like you:Moth...
05/03/2022

New issue alert! Our May issue is out. Head to the #linkinbio for these stories and more for moms and dads like you:

Mother’s Day: Mothers in the military discuss their service to country and family.

Teacher Appreciation: Meet Dr. Monica Isquith of @basisindmclean and Pearl Brown and Hannah Chick of @onenessfamilyschool.

Party Activities: Learn how to fill the time between blowing out the candles and opening presents, whether the party is in your home or off premises.

The Art of the Thank-You Note: Teach your kids the basics of expressing gratitude with thank-you note etiquette.

Hi, moms and dads! Our new May issue has arrived. Click below to read our digital edition.👇https://digital.washingtonfam...
05/03/2022

Hi, moms and dads! Our new May issue has arrived. Click below to read our digital edition.👇

https://digital.washingtonfamily.com/issues/May-2022/index.html

Mother's Day: Moms in the military discuss their service to country and family.

Party Activities: Send in the clowns? Learn how to fill the time between blowing out the candles and opening presents, whether the party is in your home or off premises.

Teacher Appreciation: Meet Pearl Brown and Hannah Chick of Oneness-Family Montessori School and Dr. Monica Isquith of BASIS Independent McLean as we honor our area's extraordinary teachers.

The Art of the Thank-You Note: Teach your kids the basics of expressing gratitude with thank-you note etiquette.

Plus: Top 10 calendar, party directory, a DIY Mother's Day craft, selecting schools for neurodiverse children and more.

It's National #TeacherAppreciationDay! .Celebrate these exemplary educators in the #DMV from Oneness-Family Montessori S...
05/03/2022
Celebrating Outstanding Teachers in the DMV - Washington FAMILY Magazine

It's National #TeacherAppreciationDay!
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Celebrate these exemplary educators in the #DMV from Oneness-Family Montessori School and BASIS Independent McLean.
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https://buff.ly/39AW5Hx #teachers #TeacherAppreciationWeek #education #educators #kids #school #learning

Teachers can have an incredible impact on students. Celebrate these outstanding educators in the DMV during Teacher Appreciation Week.

When should your child use an antidepressant? Are they safe? .Answers and more about treatment of #anxiety and #depressi...
05/02/2022
What to Know Before Choosing Antidepressants for Your Child or Teen

When should your child use an antidepressant? Are they safe?
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Answers and more about treatment of #anxiety and #depression from: University of Maryland Children's Hospital | Children’s National Hospital | Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center | The Pediatric Center | Nemours
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https://buff.ly/383XZjg #mentalhealth #childpsychiatry #treatment #therapy

Local experts weigh in on treatment options for child & teen anxiety and depression. Here's what parents should know before making a decision.

Madeline Levine shares what #parenting means today. Pre-pandemic #parenting is different from our current reality, and o...
04/28/2022
Learning New Ways of Parenting, 'Ready or Not' - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Madeline Levine shares what #parenting means today. Pre-pandemic #parenting is different from our current reality, and overall there is a shift towards reducing #anxiety.
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https://buff.ly/3Lsw9Mi #NewYorkTimesBestseller #books #COVID19 #kids #advice #experts #educators #mentalhealth

Dr. Madeline Levine shares insights from her New York Times bestselling book on modern parenting, updated to reflect the effects of COVID-19.

Looking for a learning opportunity for your child this summer? Let your kids explore their interests with these #arts an...
04/28/2022
Washington Family April Camp Directory: Arts and STEM - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Looking for a learning opportunity for your child this summer? Let your kids explore their interests with these #arts and #STEM summer camp options:
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https://buff.ly/3MynnfN | The Art League | The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts | Virginia Ballet Company & School | Children's Science Center | Super Crypto Kids #camp #summercamp #learning #specialinterest #DMV

Arts and STEM camps in the DMV can keep your child's mind engaged and imagination going, providing the perfect mix of learning and fun.

There are many benefits to fostering a love of #gardening in your #kids at an early age..Explore resources such as For S...
04/27/2022
Gardening with Kids: Growing Memories - Washington FAMILY Magazine

There are many benefits to fostering a love of #gardening in your #kids at an early age.
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Explore resources such as For Small Hands - A Resource For Families, Ball Preserving & Recipes, KidsGardening.org and Square Foot Gardening Foundation and tips for getting started below.
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https://buff.ly/3ESDgeo #familyfun #greenliving #garden #plant #grow #connection

Spending time gardening with kids encourages learning, green living and parent-child connection. Resources for young gardeners inside!

There are many benefits to fostering a love of #gardening in your #kids at an early age..Explore resources such as For S...
04/27/2022
Gardening with Kids: Growing Memories - Washington FAMILY Magazine

There are many benefits to fostering a love of #gardening in your #kids at an early age.
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Explore resources such as For Small Hands - A Resource For Families, Ball Preserving & Recipes, KidsGardening.org and Square Foot Gardening Foundation and tips for getting started below.
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https://buff.ly/3ESDgeo #familyfun #greenliving #garden #plant #grow #connection

Spending time gardening with kids encourages learning, green living and parent-child connection. Resources for young gardeners inside!

There are many benefits to fostering a love of #gardening in your #kids at an early age..Explore resources such as For S...
04/27/2022
Gardening with Kids: Growing Memories - Washington FAMILY Magazine

There are many benefits to fostering a love of #gardening in your #kids at an early age.
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Explore resources such as For Small Hands - A Resource For Families, Ball Preserving & Recipes, KidsGardening.org and Square Foot Gardening Foundation and tips for getting started below.
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https://buff.ly/3ESDgeo #familyfun #greenliving #garden #plant #grow #connection

Spending time gardening with kids encourages learning, green living and parent-child connection. Resources for young gardeners inside!

Have you voted for the winners yet? Voting for our Best for Families contest is open until May 15th!https://buff.ly/36Mx...
04/27/2022

Have you voted for the winners yet? Voting for our Best for Families contest is open until May 15th!
https://buff.ly/36Mxgaq

#ReadersChoice #WashingtonFamily #Winners #Voting

Children looking for quality #instruction to develop new skills, recreational classes or competitive #training can explo...
04/25/2022
Washington FAMILY Sports Directory: Training and Instruction - Washington FAMILY Magazine

Children looking for quality #instruction to develop new skills, recreational classes or competitive #training can explore these options and more in our April sports directory.
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Explore: Focus Family Martial Arts Academy | Big Blue Swim School | British Swim School | Capital Gymnastics National Training Center | Project Athlete
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https://buff.ly/3kbT1Dz #skills #sports #youthsports #gymnastics #martialarts #swimming #swimschool

Get the best quality instruction in a new sport or hone your skills as an athlete in these youth training facilities in the DMV.

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Encourage your child's #culinary creativity with these #cooking and #baking classes at Cookology Recreational Culinary School, Henry's Sweet Retreat & Bakery, JCrafts, The Red Bandana Bakery and Wild Wood Pizza. . https://buff.ly/3MPlqwd #familyfun #education #learning #classes #kids #family
Does a school have what it takes to provide a quality education for children with special needs? Experts from My Learning Springboard and AIM Academy explain what to look for: . https://buff.ly/3sE7T2n | IECA--Independent Educational Consultants Association #SpecialNeeds #education #school #learning #expert #InclusiveFamily
Do you know what age is best for kids to start learning how to bike? Or that a balance bike might be better than training wheels? Neighborhood Bike Works and Pedalheads explain best practices: . https://buff.ly/3Lo8fAu | National Safety Council #biking #kids #bikingforkids #rideabike #learntoride #bikesafety
LAST CHANCE TO VOTE in our Best for Families Awards! Vote now at https://buff.ly/3LczNZE #BestforFamilies #WashingtonDC #WashingtonFamily #Voting #Winners
What is it like to be a mom of #twins? Cheryl Maguire looks back on time with her twin babies. Can you guess the most common phrase she heard from strangers? . https://buff.ly/3LhIDWg #MomsofMultiples #babies #siblings #kids #RaisingTwins #parenting #moms #MyTurn
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Relaxation has a whole new meaning. Your Boomerang Family Getaway at Boar’s Head Resort allows parents to relax and explore during the day while the kids play at camp. Families reunite in the evening for quality time together. https://www.boarsheadresort.com/boomerang
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