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Best Summer Movies For Kids

Instead of panicking and sending your kids to nearest summer camp you can find, why not enjoy a few summer blockbusters?

06/16/2014

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Best Upcoming Summer Charity Events in Washington, D.C.

Few feelings are better than the satisfaction of giving to help someone else. After all, giving is better than receiving. Here are a few upcoming charity events where you can give to your heart’s content.

06/16/2014

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Creative 4th of July Parade Float Ideas

Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.

06/16/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Best New Books For Summer Reading 2014

Whether you’re picnicking in the park, laying out at the beach, or grilling in your backyard, there’s something about summer’s steaming hot days that make you yearn for a great story. Our sister company Simon & Schuster has got you covered with six smart, entertaining, page turners that will keep you reading all summer long. Watch out – you just might be tempted to devour these in one sitting!

06/16/2014

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Historic Walking Tour of Washington, D.C.

On your next walking tour in Washington DC, visit these historic locations.

06/09/2014

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Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Give back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.

06/09/2014

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Best Summer 2014 Craft Fairs in Washington, D.C.

Summer is full of backyard barbecues, road trips and — for art lovers — craft fairs. Here’s an update on a few upcoming events that will feed the artist in you.

06/02/2014

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Best Advice Books For The Recent Grad

Finding the perfect gift for a recent graduate, be from college or high school, can be tricky. Why not give a little advice mixed in with life lessons they can learn from, with these books from our sister company Simon & Schuster.

05/29/2014

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Best Museums for Dates in Washington, D.C.

From science museums to spy museums, you can spend months trying to visit them all. But not all are good date locations. These museums make for creative and fun dates.

05/26/2014

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