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Karletta Moniz - The Urbane Grandmother
Karletta Moniz - The Urbane Grandmother

The Urbane Grandmother leads you to hidden places to eat in The Presidio that will satisfy even the youngest appetites.


San Francisco Farmers' Markets
San Francisco's Can't-Miss Farmers' Markets

Farmers’ Markets are great places to visit with children any time of year. But they are at their most appealing in summer as the individual stalls literally overflow with produce.

Posted on Jul 01 at 03:52 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Fireworks in San Francisco
Spend 4th of July in San Francisco

The 4th of July is a celebration of all things American - independence, spirit and optimism. The most optimistic American is the San Franciscan who leaves his home on the 4th expecting to see fireworks that evening.

Posted on Jun 25 at 02:01 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Experience Fisherman's Wharf like a local
How to Experience Fisherman's Wharf Like a Local

To totally dismiss this area is to ignore an essential chapter in the history of San Francisco - its discovery and connection to the sea.

Posted on Jun 12 at 03:20 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Sue Bierman Park
Playing Around the Embarcadero: Sue Bierman Park

Let’s face it. The success of a family trip is determined by how well the adults can manage to balance the ratio of kid vs adult activities. Sometimes we luck out and find an activity that appeals equally to both. That’s where the playground comes in.

Posted on Jun 12 at 12:07 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Red and White Fleet San Francisco
Cruising San Francisco Bay Aboard the Red & White Fleet

There is a best way to enjoy the Bay - aboard a Red and White Fleet ferry. It's also probably the most relaxing way to see San Francisco.

Posted on May 23 at 09:12 AM | Comments () : Post Comment

Fog Fort Point San Francisco
Fort Point in the Rain

We have found a most unlikely place to spend an hour or two playing in the rain and learning about history at the same time: Fort Point. It is the perfect place to let little ones jump in puddles, play hide and seek and then rest on a bench.

Posted on Apr 21 at 04:11 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Cable Car in San Francisco
Cable Cars: Hop on a San Francisco Treasure

Hop aboard a Cable Car in San Francisco, one of the city's historic treasures.

Posted on Apr 14 at 02:20 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Visiting the de Young Museum with Children
Visiting the de Young Museum with Children

Here are some suggestions to ensure your child's museum visit is a success.

Posted on Apr 14 at 02:03 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Golden Gate Angling Club
Hidden Golden Gate Park

Among the many pleasures of living and walking in a city like San Francisco is the joy of discovery. Especially in Golden Gate Park. Driving through the park you catch only glimpses of the edges of places - facades that conceal hidden treasures.

Posted on Feb 28 at 04:13 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker in San Francisco Dec 11-29
Nutcracker Suite - an Essential Holiday Treat

An essential part of every San Franciscan's childhood is attendance at a performance of the Nutcracker ballet.

Posted on Dec 11 at 04:56 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

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