Beach Reads 2016

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We’ve found ’em, two books worthy of your beach read: The Girls by sparkly young novelist Emma Cline took us on the unlikely journey of a young woman caught up in a California cult in the 1960’s. We also loved …

7.28.16

For the Love of Baseball – Sports Museum of LA Opens to the Public & Chasing Dreams at the Skirball

Does your family bleed Dodger Blue? Or do you root for a team from your hometown? Either way, a trip to Dodger Stadium is a summer must. But to go deeper into the history of the game, check out two …

7.25.16

Seven Mountains Brightens a Trip to Vegas

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Ten miles out of Vegas is that city’s own kind of Stonehenge, an installation called Seven Magic Mountains by Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone. With a nod to the land artists of the 1970’s – including Michael Heizer of Levitated Mass …

7.25.16

LA Stay-cations: Aloha, Hawaii!

We’ve come up with some only-in-LA stay-cations to satiate your travel bugs. First up, who’s ready for a sojourn to the South Pacific?
7.23.16

MarkyBox – a Blue Apron Approach to Kid’s Art – Discount for Subscribers

Markybox is a monthly membership program that delivers curated art projects for the aspiring creatives and curious makers in your family. Inside each box, you'll find big dreaming, brain-building, inspiring, real-life activities for kids and adults to complete together, unplugged and uninterrupted!
7.23.16

Subscriber Ticket Giveaway for A Chorus Line on 7/29

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Win a Family 4-Pack of tickets to the 7/29 performance of A Chorus Line!

Write to familysavvy@gmail.com to Enter to Win.

The groundbreaking show about life as a dancer auditioning for a Broadway musical, with its unforgettable score and …

7.19.16

A New Icon in LA: Skyspace’s Glass Slide

There’s a new adventure in town and it takes place 1000 feet over the city. A glass slide, running from the exterior of the 70th floor of the US Bank Building to the 69th, is a worthy lure to explore …

7.17.16

What You Need to Know about Pokemon Go!

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So, what’s the story with the new app Pokemon Go! that is taking the world by storm? We’ve been doing the research and have a must-read update on all you need to know. It’s not just for kids, but kids …

7.13.16

Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs

A new exhibit, Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs, opened this week at the Natural History Museum featuring flying reptiles that will entice even the most reluctant museum goer.
7.9.16