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Wendy Kennar

Wendy is a freelance writer who finds inspiration in her son and from her experiences from her twelve-year teaching career. Her writing has appeared in several publications and anthologies, both in print and online. She prefers sunflowers to roses and thinks chocolate is okay at any meal. You can find her at www.wendykennar.com where she writes about books, boys, and bodies (specifically living with an invisible disability).

Los Feliz is close to Hollywood, Silver Lake, and Griffith Park. Within this “happy” neighborhood (“feliz” is the Spanish word for “happy”), you’ll find a variety of family-friendly things to do. Ennis House2655 Glendower Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027 Families with an interest in architecture will need to visit Frank Lloyd Wright’s Ennis House. The …

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Glendora is located about 20 miles away from Downtown Los Angeles. Known as the “Pride of the Foothills,” Glendora has plenty of things to do with kids for Los Angeles families. Walking Tour of Downtown Glendora, Glendora, CA If your family is curious about different architectural styles, then you’ll enjoy going on this self-guided walking …

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The eighth largest city in Los Angeles County is Torrance. And within the city of Torrance, you’ll find plenty of family-friendly things to do. Los Arboles “Rocketship” Park5101 Calle de Ricardo, Torrance, CA 90505 Take the kids to this park, and they’ll feel like they’re almost astronauts. You’ll find swings, slides, and playground equipment as well …

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You’ll find plenty of family-friendly things to do in the suburban city of Agoura Hills, a community that was at one time known as “Picture City.” Reyes Adobe Historical Site30400 Rainbow Crest Dr., Agoura Hills, CA 91301 The Reyes Adobe was built in approximately 1850 and is considered to be Agoura Hills’s first home. At …

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Eagle Rock is most likely a neighborhood you may have driven through, because it’s not that far from downtown Los Angeles and it’s between Glendale and Pasadena. You’ll find plenty of family-friendly things to do in this neighborhood, and along Colorado and Eagle Rock Boulevards, you’ll find a variety of shops and restaurants worth exploring. …

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Studio City became “Studio City” back in the 1920s when several film studios took up residence in the area. Today, you’ll find plenty of family-friendly things to do. Whether you want to spend time indoors or outdoors, Studio City has it all. Valleyheart Greenway (along the L.A. River) Valleyheart Dr. and Radford Ave., Studio City, …

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Larchmont is one of those special neighborhoods within Los Angeles. You know you’re in the middle of a big city, yet you feel like you’re in a small town. And within this special community, there’s no shortage of family-friendly things to do. Larchmont Village ShopsLarchmont Boulevard (between Beverly Blvd. and First Street), Los Angeles, CA …

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