Resources for Families & Kids

Activities

Our Kids is Your Link to Family Fun in the Washington, DC metro area. Find the best activities for kids in DC, Northern Virginia and Maryland!

 

Tiny-trots was launched in the summer of 2013 to assist caregivers in finding activities, classes, and events in the DC metro area. It's a FREE resource that also includes a forum for users to post questions and access recommendations for the best happenings and activities around town

 

FamiliesONLY.com is your online source for local family events and resources in DC, MD and northern VA.

 

Arts and Music

B&B Music Lessons is a Washington DC small business which has been in service since 2005.  Their primary goal is to make the world a better place through music, one lesson at a time.  Its founders are Brad Clements and Bhagwan Khalsa.  Both are DC natives and are professional musicians, dedicated to sharing the joy of music through performance and education. Music lessons with B&B are fun and engaging while still covering the fundamentals of music.   B&B provides lessons that take place at the homes of their students in DC, Maryland and Virginia - in other words, they come to you!

 

Hot tunes for cool kids! Mr. Skip has been strumming his tunes for nearly 40 years at child care centers, schools,Moms groups, libraries, parties, festivals and fairs, wherever young children are gathered. His recent performances include the 2008 Children's Inaugural Ball, The Great Nurse-In, the Smithsonion Institute, Union Market, Eastern Market and the Atlas Performing Arts Center, all of Washington, DC.

 

Jessica Monte is a NoVA mom and a lifestyle and studio photographer, which means that she likes to photograph moments as they happen and also understands the importance of knowing how to pose her clients.  She loves to photograph clients on location, whether it is in a big open field, at a garden, or in their home.

 

Flora Couture is full service floral design business currently serving the Washington, DC metro area.  Flora Couture specializes in floral design for weddings, special occasions, and businesses. 

 

Clothing

Located in the heart of historic Old Town Alexandria in Virginia, UpCircle Studio makes one-of-a-kind, handmade apparel and accessories for children and parents.  We also offer sewing classes at our workspace in Old Town. Whether you’re a budding seamstress or a frequent sewer who wants to learn a new pattern or two, you’ll love the individualized attention you’ll receive during these sessions—and you’ll always walk out with your very own hand-sewn creation!

 

Located just outside of Washington D.C. in the heart of historic Old Town Alexandria, Apple Seed Maternity and Baby Boutique is a charming destination with hip and classy styles for both the expectant mom and baby. This chic boutique offers maternity clothing for work and play. while also carrying fun gifts, adorable baby clothing, and gear including Bugaboo strollers.

 

For Parents

Momme Meals provides delectably healthy organic foods specifically designed for pregnant and nursing moms, but excellent for the whole family! From the door step delivery of our frozen creations to our new line of allergen-friendly energy snacks available nationwide, momme meals’ works hard to bring you and your family  healthy foods you can trust that taste out-of-this-world delicious.

 

The Joy Troupe NOVA Moms & Playgroup has been bringing families together since 2007! Remember when you were a kid, and your mom could walk out the back door and run over to a neighbor's house and visit with another mom, and there were always kids nearby to play with? Well, welcome to our neighborhood! We are looking forward to meeting you. (Also check out their Mamapreneur Directory!)

 

Hush Little Baby provides newborn care services in the Washington, D.C,  Northern Virginia, Maryland areas.

 

Let Mommy Sleep provides overnight care to newborns and education to their families for care up to 4 months.

 

SleepWell Sleep Solutions is owned by NoVA mom Michelle Winters. Michelle is a Pediatric Sleep Consultant and Certified Greenproofer. Michelle will work with you to implement a plan that will have your child sleeping!  She uses various methods to help your child learn how to fall asleep on their own, without leaving them to cry it out all by themselves.

 

Playgrounds and Gymnastics

Chibis (pronounced: CHEE-bees) Indoor Playground in Ashburn, VA for kids 6 and under is the perfect place to let your little ones’ legs and imaginations run free! Chibis' mission is to provide an environment where parents can exercise with their children or socialize while their children enjoy our fun, safe, CLEAN playground. We have a playground for big kids as well as an area designed exclusively for infants.

 

Sport Bounce of Loudon is a family-owned and operated facility proudly serving Loudon and Fairfax Counties since 2007. Their 10,000+ square foot space is filled with many GIANT inflatables to give children many options for exercise and play! The integrity and safety of their inflatables is a top priority at Sport Bounce.

 

The idea behind PB & Jack is to create a place where both kids and parents can have fun, hang out, and attend activities and classes. Fairfax, VA.