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Blogs & Sites
Location: 1333 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
Sadly, Every Picture Tells a Story closed its doors in September 2011.
An online business still exists.
Once located in LA's Fairfax district, this gallery dedicated to t...
Location: 3720 Stephen White Drive, San Pedro, CA
The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is an educational, recreational, and research facility devoted to encouraging active public participation to promote knowledge and conservation of the marine life o...
Location: 7650 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
Urban Outfitters has been around for a while and manages to stay edgy, with cool clothes and decorating items for teens and young twentysomethings. Some of the softest T shirts around can be fo...
Location: 1510 Mission Street, South Pasadena, CA
If someone you know is in that serious dino phase, The Dinosaur Farm is a show-stopping, can't-miss place to find the perfect gift.
The store is home to a monstrous collection of dinosa...
Location: 177 N. Glendora Avenue, Glendora, CA
Blue Chair Children's Books Store is as cozy as its namesake - packed with great kid and teen lit. Weekly free events are offered, including storytime, puppet shows, costume parties, and...
Location: 3715 West Magnolia Blvd., Burbank, CA
Garri Dance Studio offers dance and music classes for adults and kids ages toddler and up, with options that include tap, ballet, jazz, hip hop, musical theater, and more. The first class is al...
Location: 6614 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Hollywood Magic offers a vast inventory of magic and novelties, from simple tricks, to capes, to serious equipment. Most of the staff are knowledgeable magic practioners themselves.
Location: 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA
One of southern California's most famous attractions is also one of its most interesting. There is a sandy three-mile beach here, but that is not what attracts visitors, who come to Venice's Boardw...
Location: 10800 W. Pico Blvd. Suite 264, at Overland, Los Angeles, CA
Three Cheeky Monkeys is a toy store that offers a change from the typical antiseptic Toys R Us fare. Most of the items in the store are at "kid level," and children are allowed to play with vir...
Location: 2066 Hillhurst Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
A popular children's clothing boutique in the hip Los Feliz neighborhood, Dragonfly DuLou sells a variety of handmade children's furniture, toys, dolls, paintings, and other unique items.
Location: 1951 West Carson Street, Torrance, CA
The world famous martial arts academy Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy has been around for the better part of a century and includes a youth program that focuses on the physical, emotional, and ...
Location: 10461 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
Traveling Tikes is a store that seeks to help parents find all the baby products and baby essentials needed for young ones, including strollers, car seats, carriers, high chairs, baby mo...
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Note that as of late 2009, Juvie has closed its brick-and-mortar shop and operates as an online retailer only.
Juvie: Clothes and Gifts for Older Kids features hip clothing, acc...
Location: 15200 Rinaldi Street, Mission Hills, CA
Forneris Farms is a great seasonal excursion - stop by in the fall to pick a pumpkin, get lost in the corn maze, and take a ride on a mini-train pulled by a tractor. Other highlights include fa...