Kids Restaurant Deals in Washington DC
Surprisingly enough, knowing how to properly set a table can set the stage for your kids' future success. Help your kids master their table manners and begin to polish their social skills just in time for the holidays with today's deal from The Etiquette Institute of Washington: Pay $125 for a two-hour in-home etiquette lesson for up to four people ages 5 to 12 (a $250 value). An etiquette specialist will travel to homes within a 25-mile radius of downtown DC to help your kids learn polite introductions, dining and restaurant etiquette, how to send and receive thank-you letters, how to respectfully interact with adults, "netiquette," or another important life skill of your choosing. Or, opt to pay $50 for a two-hour etiquette workshop held at the Dance Institute of Washington in Columbia Heights, which covers the basics of posture, table manners, and more, and finishes with a tea party to help kids apply what they've learned. Your child will emerge equipped to handle a variety of new situations with grace, a skill that will serve them way beyond the dinner table. Want more? Check out The Etiquette Institute of Washington on Facebook.
Do you find that you and your offspring are a little “Off” when it comes to how you define the four food groups? Just for the record pizza is not the top of the pyramid. That said, who can blame a kid? After all cartoons sell pizza, and the Brussels sprout gets left out. Making food FUN is the key to getting kids excited to try new things and build a life-long healthy view of food. That is what the Culinary Institute at Wholesome Campus is all about. This Spring treat your budding sprout an activity that is truly tasty. The Wholesome Campus state-of-the-art kitchen classroom offers students of all ages the chance to learn and share the treasure of cooking. From "Mommy and Me: Pack Your Own Lunch" to baking classes for tweens, fun with fruit and that popular pizza, there are classes for every taste! Sprinkled with decades of culinary experience, the instructors at Wholesome Campus cook up fun with a side of education and a healthy helping of joy. These culinary gurus have run top restaurants and cherish sharing the joy of wholesome food with students of all ages. Students will whipping up healthy dishes, explore with ethnic recipes, and might just help you add a little something tasty to your family dinners and come to a meeting of the minds about those food groups!
Pass by a fire station - trucks out in the bay, firefighters in turnouts - and it’s likely your kids will notice. Rare is the child that can resist the urge to check out a fire station. So an outing to Fire Station 1 Restaurant and Brewing Co. in downtown Silver Spring is sure to be a three-alarm winner when it comes to family dinner! At Fire Station 1 Restaurant and Brewing Co., moms and dads can soak up some suds (this place has quite the tap) while the kids soak up the fire station vibe. Built in 1919, the building that now houses Fire Station 1 served as the first fire station in Silver Spring. The kids are sure to be wow'd by the official fire station decor and the special Jr. Fire Fighter's Menu! And parents will no doubt be fired up by the classic American cuisine and local flavor on the daily menu. It’s a code three! Time to grab this deal... lights, sirens and all!