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Backyard Nature Fun: Halloween Edition

I think it’s safe to say that Halloween fever has officially begun around here. Houses are getting decorated, pumpkins are popping up on porches and our first batch of Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Bread and Muffin Mix has been baked. Half the fun of Halloween in our house is everything we do leading up to the big … Continue Reading

Fall Nature & Play

Los Angeles Fall Fun

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NHMLA Spider Pavilion

Welcome to “Field Trip Friday” where I share an idea for a fun outing in nature. The setting is specific, but the advice is intended for use wherever you might call home. The Plan Surprise The Big Explorer with … Continue Reading

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Santa Monica Pier Aquarium

The Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, located at beach level on the Santa Monica Pier, is all about education and conservation. This pint-sized aquarium is operated by the environmental organization Heal the Bay and is … Continue Reading