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Out & About: Make a Splash This Summer

Out & About: Make a Splash This Summer

May 30, 2018 / Out & About

It's summertime, and for those of us with many more hours of time to fill with our kids, well, the living's not always so easy. If you just can't face another week of the same old city excursions, hop in the car and within an hour you can be enjoying... read more

Out & About: San Francisco Heritage and Cultural Museums

Out & About: San Francisco Heritage and Cultural Museums

May 23, 2018 / Out & About

Sure, you've taken the kids to the latest exhibits at the de Young and SFMOMA, but did you know there's a free museum downtown on the site of the original US Branch Mint? With summer break upon us, now's a great time to explore the city's hidden cultural gems. Check ou... read more

Out & About Lil' Kid: Chinatown

Out & About Lil' Kid: Chinatown

May 18, 2018 / Out & About

It's no secret that San Francisco boasts the largest Chinatown outside of Asia—a colorful neighborhood that is a feast for your senses. Bring the kids or your out-of-town family and friends to explore the area! Start along the main street, Grant Avenue, but don't skip the side streets which of... read more

Out & About: Global Cuisines

Out & About: Global Cuisines

May 14, 2018 / Out & About

Cold snap getting you down? Shrug off that case of the Mondays and outsource dinner this week with one of San Francisco's many restaurants serving authentic cuisines from around the world.  Neha Mandal Masson has you covered with a few top picks.   read more

Out & About Lil' Kid: Russian Hill

Out & About Lil' Kid: Russian Hill

May 11, 2018 / Out & About

Happy Mother's Day weekend, everyone! Whether you're looking to spend some quality time this Sunday with or without the kiddos, a few hours enjoying the stunning views and charming, largely tourist-free shops and restaurants in Russian Hill are bound to delight.  Stephanie AuWerter shares the neighborhood's best options for getting ou... read more

Out & About: Fruit Picking Fun!

Out & About: Fruit Picking Fun!

May 07, 2018 / Out & About

Get your pie tins ready! It may be Monday, but it's never too soon to start thinking about actives for next weekend (and beyond). As our produce season heats up, Catherine Symon shares the best spots to take advantage of California’s bounty and support local farms by taking your famil... read more

Out & About Lil' Kid: Mission Bay and Dogpatch

Out & About Lil' Kid: Mission Bay and Dogpatch

May 04, 2018 / Out & About

Happy Friday! Time to seize the weekend, hustle your little one(s) out the door and explore a new neighborhood. This weekend, check out Mission Bay and the Dogpatch with Jenny Shaw's expert tips on where to eat, play, and enjoy the Bay views. read more

Out & About: Outside Eats

Out & About: Outside Eats

April 30, 2018

When sunshine and warm...ish temperatures arrive in the city, the natural next question is where to let the kids run around (or at least be loud!) outside while the grownups enjoy a meal and maybe even an adult beverage. Grab a jacket and take Arwen Griffith's advice on the b... read more

Out & About Li'l Kid: Excelsior

Out & About Li'l Kid: Excelsior

April 27, 2018 / Out & About

Another beautiful weekend beckons with an opportunity to explore a new neighborhood with the family. If you've been wondering what to do in the Excelsior, look no further: GGMG Magazine managing editor Megan Bushnell shares her top tips in the area. read more

Out & About: Not Quite Off-the-Grid Getaways

Out & About: Not Quite Off-the-Grid Getaways

April 25, 2018 / Out & About

May is almost here and now's the perfect time to plan ahead for the inevitable summer-in-the-city doldrums with an escape to more pastoral environs. Not quite ready to strap on a 30-pound pack for some backwoods camping? Don’t worry—GGMG Magazine Editor-in-Chief Sonya Abrams has you covered with some non-... read more