Save this for when you take your next trip. It's a compilation of fabulous tips from family travel bloggers (myself included) on how best to travel with kids. Thanks to the editors from Wandering Educators for putting this great and comprehensive list together.
Chocolate and Europe - does that pique your interest? Loved this article by fellow travel writer Gillian Kendall about taking tea with the master chocolate chef (who wouldn't love that title?) at Hotel Chocolat in London.
Where to swim in San Francisco? Check this list at KidfriendlySF.
If you're a fan of Gretchen Rubin (does the Happiness Project ring a bell?), she has a new book coming out in September. It's called Happier at Home and talks about prioritizing your . Read an excerpt here. You can preorder it here.You can get a surprise mailed to you if you preorder - enter your info here.
You've already missed some of California's county fairs, but there are more. Here's a list of county fairs from SFKids.org. Still to come, Sonoma, Santa Clara and Solano. Not to mention the California State Fair in Sacramento.
SFKids.org also has a list of outdoor movies and special deals.