Family & Pets

Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails Near Washington, D.C.Dogs love to go outside and explore. Why not take your four-legged friend to explore these dog-friendly dog trails around the district?
Ask A Washington DC Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or LessStressing over healthy lunches for your kids? Nutritionist Rebecca Scritchfield has some fun and fast ideas to make your mornings a little bit easier.
Best Weekend Activities for Seniors in Washington, D.C.Finding things to do on the weekends can be difficult for seniors. These D.C. area spots are great places to go and kick the weekend boredom.
Ask a Washington D.C. Expert: Tips for House-Training Your DogHaving trouble house training the new puppy? Dog trainer Michelle Yue has a list of tips to help you train your dog the right way.
Best Family Activities In Washington DC To Do Before The Summer EndsAs the end of summer rapidly approaches and all the family members wrap up their individual summer activities, it's good to set aside time as a family unit to have a few last outings before it's back to business in the fall.
Ask a D.C. Expert: How to Find the Perfect BabysitterFinding a babysitter for your little ones can be a chore. Linda Quinones of SeekingSitters DC has a list of suggestions to help you in your search.
Best Toddler-Friendly Activities in Washington, D.C.D.C. isn't all about memorials and museums. Nestled in between the nation's treasures are some attractions perfect for toddlers.
Best Upcoming Exhibits for Kids in Washington, D.C.Keep your kids engaged in learning this summer with these top exhibits for kids in the D.C. area.
Best Public Pools in Washington, D.C.Washington, DC in summer can be unbearably hot due to the humidity. One way to cool down and keep cool is to spend a day at the pool. Even if you don't have a pool in your backyard or on the roof of your apartment building, you can still go to a public pool. These are the best public pools in Washington, D.C.
Best Free Summer Activities For Kids In Washington DCThe search is on for free, fun activities for kids this summer and the Nation's Capital has many events all over the city that invites kids to come, explore and have a bit of fun while they are at it.
Best Paintball in Washington, D.C.Big cities tend to have a large amount of stressed out people. Some people go to happy hour after work to relieve stress, other people like to do something more active.
Best Fireworks in Washington, D.C.It's not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.