Resources for Families & Kids


Expert parenting writers come together in this extraordinary resource for families living or traveling in Northern Virginia. 


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


Local moms make parenting easier and growing up fun!


Students at Bricks 4 Kidz learn to build machines, buildings, vehicles and other structures out of LEGO® bricks, using one-of-a-kind model plans that encourage them to explore principles of engineering, architecture, physics and more. is your online source for local family events and resources in DC, MD and northern VA.


Completely Kids is the single most comprehensive guide for 'kid stuff' in the Richmond area.  We help parents find information and encourage them to try new things!  Visit our website at



Did you know there are are more than 20 Nature Centers in the DC Metro & Northern VA area? You might be next door to one and not even know it! Many of them have fun & education areas for children including native wildlife. 


Hiking Along engages children in exploration of the natural world and encourages them to appreciate and learn about the environment and how humans impact it while hiking on scenic trails around the metro DC region. While hiking, groups of children, preschool to high school, participate in hands-on science activities to learn about their natural surroundings. Hiking Along has published Watershed Adventures of a Water Bottle and Best Hikes with Kids: Washington DC, The Beltway & Beyond