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Meet The Young Adult Book Club At Garfield Book Company At PLU!

We’re so pleased to have the folks at Garfield Bookstore at PLU back as sponsors this summer. Once again, they’ve got some Great programming to help your kids fight that summer brain drain. This year, they’re offering a Young Adult Book Club! The first session has passed, but your kids can get in one of […]

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Straight Talk On Straight Teeth With Invisalign Teen

Smile for Invisalign!

I recently had the opportunity to learn about Invisalign Teen, a clear alternative to traditional braces for tweens and teens. I was really excited because as you can see, there are definitely some braces in our future. Yep, he’s cute, but that rabbit look he’s got going in the front-not so much. His older brother’s […]

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2014 South Sound Fireworks Displays and 4th of July Family Fun!


Here’s my list of South Sound 4th of July events, fireworks displays, and other family 4th fun. Looking for fireworks in Federal Way, the parade in Enumclaw, or Independence day fun in Puyallup? I’ve got you covered. I also have the links for 2014 4th of July fun in Steilacoom, Lacey, and Kent, plus what […]

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Sign Up Now For The Next Lowe’s Build And Grow!


Registration opened today  for the next Lowe’s Build and Grow!   These popular, free kids’ workshops do require registration, and they seem to fill faster every time! It’s a Turbo pull back racer on July 12th. Go here to sign up.

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What Sounds Fun This Week-South Sound Family Highlights For June 30th-July 3rd

Here are a few highlights for your week ahead.   Tons of fun story time events, magic shows and more! Remember-these are just a  FEW highlights. Hover over Summer in the menu bar for pull downs to much more, OR click on the Summer guide graphic in my sidebar for the complete list all in […]

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South Sound Weekend Kids’ Calendar: Family Fun And Things To Do June 27th-29th!

It’s a great weekend for family fun around the South Sound. The list this weekend is full of outdoor adventures and things to do with the kids in Puyallup, Tacoma, Gig Harbor, Olympia, and just about everywhere else around the South Sound.  Lots of them are Free, too! For Seattle or Portland area fun you’ll want […]

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Meet The Puyallup Food Bank And Learn How You Can Be A Champion For Kids This Summer!

Champions For Kids

One of the very best things about running this space is getting to share with you some of the people and organizations that make the South Sound such a special place to live. When I had the opportunity to write a post about Champions for Kids as part of The Motherhood AND  donate $100.00 of […]

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Meet Fischer Fitness And Bootcamp For Kids!

Kids Exercise Class Gig Harbor

Worried your kids are already turning into couch potatoes?   Or maybe you could use a little help getting them to eat something (Shhhhh) nutritious? Our sponsors at Fischer Fitness can help! Owner Kristi is getting ready for her annual Kids’ BootCamp in Gig Harbor. Kids will run, play, and learn how to use cool […]

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Story and Crafts at the Job Carr Museum Wednesday-Plus Library Highlights For Today!

Job Carr story time

Here’s another fun idea for my Tacoma area readers. Update-Story time at Job Carr and the Conservatory at Wright Park will be ongoing every Wednesday this summer. The White River Valley Museum in Auburn will offer history themed activities every Wednesday as well. It’s story and crafts at the Job Carr Museum in Old Town […]

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Vacation Bible Schools, Conservatory Story Time, And More Weekday Summer Fun!

Story Time at the conservatory

Whoop! Happy Summer Vacation, friends. A few quick ideas for you today! First, The Vacation Bible School list is updated. You can find it here, or hover over “Summer,” in the menu bar, and it’s one of many fun choices you’l find in the drop down menu. Other highlights? I wanted to make sure to […]

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