Has your child had enough screen time by now? (Haven’t we all?) Instead, grab a good book and a picnic blanket or hammock and head outdoors fo…

Warm weather and the reopening of California’s economy makes this summer a great time to take a trip to Monterey Bay, a favorite quick getaway…

Twenty-five years ago, “Mr. Dad” Armin Brott set out to write the definitive book for men about to become fathers, covering everything that wa…

Many parents consider their children’s fear of vaccinations a necessary evil – a short-lived, if traumatic, event for the greater good, both f…

While often overlooked, the East Bay is a great place for day trips. You can spend the day among towering redwoods and rolling hills, explore …

Mention a trip to Santa Cruz and, of course, you think of the Beach Boardwalk amusement park with its arcade of old-school games, mini-golf an…

One of the many lost rites of last summer was the chance to attend a county fair, a longtime family-fun tradition of rides, animal exhibits, e…

You don’t have to travel far to go camping. The Bay Area has some great campgrounds. Before you pack the car, be prepared: Some campgrounds ha…

 With uncertainty continuing around COVID-19 risks and restrictions, it’s more challenging than usual to travel plan for this summer. At the t…

With coronavirus restrictions, this may not be the year for a road trip across the country or European vacation, but you can still get away wi…

This time last year, the novel coronavirus was still so new that many camps, unsure about the dangers of transmission and facing public health…

Before COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control estimated up to one in five children in the U.S. will experience a mental disorder in any giv…