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Please Touch Museum – A Day Trip to Philadelphia

All summer long, I’m featuring day trips around the Harrisburg, PA area. Our last trip was to the Adventure Aquarium in Philadelphia. This week’s trip was to the Please Touch Museum, also in Philadelphia. (And we stopped at IKEA on the way home, if you’re interested.) The girls were super excited for the Please Touch Museum. Allie had never been there, and Grace had been only once when she was 4. She couldn’t remember much at all. Tickets for the Please Touch Museum are $17 per person over the age of one, and parking is around $20 if you park … Read more

How To Spend the Day with Small Kids in Washington DC

We spent the whole day today in Washington, DC with our friends from Washington.

All five of us had an amazing day. There’s definitely an art to creating a fun day for a two-year-old, a three-year-old, and three nerdy adults in a place as enriching as Washington, DC.

The only sour part of our day was driving home. Grace and I were sad that we won’t be seeing Allie and her son, the Philosopher, again tomorrow.

Such is life.