Natural Play Space in Charles Town, West Virginia

Visit Potomac Valley Audubon Cool Spring Preserve to enjoy this cool play area full of tree stumps, rope spider webs and climbing rocks. After your little ones play for a while, your crew can hike the trails and splash in the creek. We enjoyed our half-day trip out to West Virginia to check out this fun play area. The natural play space is just behind … Continue reading Natural Play Space in Charles Town, West Virginia

Don’t Forget to Visit the Loudoun County Fair

The Loudoun County Fair is a great way to spend the day with your tiny carousel riders. We visited mid-week around 10 a.m. and came back at 5 p.m. (after naptime). Morning at the fair is filled with baby animals, face painting and yummy carnival food. Fair evenings boast kiddie-sized rides, live music, and even more delicious carnival eats. Continue reading Don’t Forget to Visit the Loudoun County Fair

Free and Inexpensive Family-friendly Fun Near Washington, DC

Before you can head into the city, you’ll need to find a family-friendly home base for your traveling tribe. Don’t waste your time bouncing between hotel and online travel agency sites. Head over to vacationrenter.com to see all listings and get to planning your family adventure in the DC/Maryland/Virginia area. You’ll find the best Vacation Rentals from all the top sites, all in one place. Continue reading Free and Inexpensive Family-friendly Fun Near Washington, DC

An Instagram-worthy Family Scavenger Hunt in Loudoun County, Virginia

We’re blessed to call Loudoun County our hometown. It is a beautiful place to live. We love the mountain view from our bedroom window, over 40 wineries and breweries, a delicious foodie scene, and tons of family-friendly destinations to enjoy. Continue reading An Instagram-worthy Family Scavenger Hunt in Loudoun County, Virginia

Top 5 Reasons to Take Your Toddler to Temple Hall Farm in Leesburg, VA

Temple Hall Farm is a working farm that allows the public to visit April through November.  There is a nice variety of farm animals housed on an absolutely gorgeous property with beautiful views in every direction. So, why should you check it out? 1. Farm Animals – your little one will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with cows, chickens, sheep, turkeys and many … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Take Your Toddler to Temple Hall Farm in Leesburg, VA

Picnic, Park and Sand Box Fun at Douglass Community Center in Leesburg, VA

Imagine yourself in one of those amazing Adirondack chairs, sunglasses pulled down, breeze blowing through and the sound of steel drums in the distance.  Now, imagine doing all of that with your toddler…I know, I know But, you can!  That chair is reserved for you at Douglass Community Center. The kiddos and I had a great time at this beautiful park.  This adorable sand box area … Continue reading Picnic, Park and Sand Box Fun at Douglass Community Center in Leesburg, VA

Pick-Your-Own Blueberries at Eagletree Farm in Leesburg, VA

This post may contain affiliate links and we may earn compensation when you click on the links at no additional cost to you. Today, we went to Eagletree Farm & Vineyard in Leesburg, VA for their annual pick-your-own blueberries event.  It is such a beautiful property and the perfect toddler-friendly place to let your little ones run around and pick some super yummy blueberries.  There are rows … Continue reading Pick-Your-Own Blueberries at Eagletree Farm in Leesburg, VA

Pumpkin Patch Fun at Wegmeyer Farms in Leesburg, VA

Photo: Photo op at Wegmeyer Farms Last week, we made our annual visit to a local pumpkin patch.  I wanted to find a local farm with no (or a small) admission fee because, well, my kids are all under 2 years old, and you just never know how long an outing is going to last. Wegmeyer Farms is free, and you can either pick a pumpkin from … Continue reading Pumpkin Patch Fun at Wegmeyer Farms in Leesburg, VA

Apple Picking at Homestead Farm in Poolesville, MD

This post may contain affiliate links and we may earn compensation when you click on the links at no additional cost to you. Photo: Apple picking at Homestead Farm in Poolesville, MD Mom and I have decided to make Wednesday our adventure day with the kids. Side note, this week we didn’t make it out because the twins are super sick. Last week, we decided to head … Continue reading Apple Picking at Homestead Farm in Poolesville, MD