GGMG Blog


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

Out & About: Go Play Inside!

Out & About: Go Play Inside!

April 23, 2018 / Out & About

For those days that just seem too sunny (hey, it can happen!), or the playground is feeling too packed, or you're just a tired parent who wants to keep your kids contained, indoor play spaces are where it's at. Christine Chen shares some of the best indoor options in the... read more

Out & About Li’l Kid: Haight

Out & About Li’l Kid: Haight

April 20, 2018 / Out & About

It's the start of a beautiful weekend to explore San Francisco! If you and your little one(s) are looking for some local inspiration this weekend and beyond, Veronica Reilly-Granich has you covered with hot spots in the Haight. read more

Out & About: Kid-Friendly, Family-Run Wineries

Out & About: Kid-Friendly, Family-Run Wineries

April 18, 2018 / Out & About

Today on the blog, we're revisiting a piece by Christine Chen, who shares her insider tips on enjoying wine country in the company of little ones who aren't quite ready to partake in a tasting. Long-term recovery efforts in the wake of last fall's devastating fires in the region remain on... read more

Out & About: Searching for Spring Blooms in the Bay

Out & About: Searching for Spring Blooms in the Bay

April 17, 2018 / Out & About

Whether you want to escape the urban grime in one of the many tiny, tucked away city gardens, or prefer to enjoy a family hike among the wildflowers outside city limits, options abound to enjoy spring in bloom. Tiny gardens in San Francisco: Grace Marchant Garden This hidden, flower-filled gem... read more

The Best Family-Friendly Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in SF

The Best Family-Friendly Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in SF

February 01, 2018 / Diversity & Inclusion Team / Out & About

The Diversity and Inclusion Committee hopes that every GGMG member will make at least one plan in February that relates to Black History Month. To that end, we have prepared this compilation of events for you. We invite GGMG members to add more in the comments of this post on... read more