Look in these Family Find categories for a parent-suggested collection of retailers, service businesses, and restaurants that cater to families with children.
Frugal Parenting in SF
• TIX Bay Area- Scroll down the website for a list of HALF-PRICE tickets available.
• San Francisco Perks- offering half off discounts to venues, restaurants
• Goldstar- half prices on a variety of entertainment and restaurants
• Bay Area on the Cheap- offers information on discount tickets
Borrow from your SF neighbors
Parents, have you ever wanted to borrow a stroller, car seat, jumper, pack n' play, or backpack carrier for the day? There is a new prototype service that allows you to borrow occasional-use items like these for free from neighbors in SF. In case you're curious and want to signup, visit: http://borrow4baby.herokuapp.com
Do you want to sell your kids' used clothes and toys ?
The NEW website garagesaleforkids.com helps you to connect directly with other parents in San Francisco.
Entirely FREE (no fee, no commission), this website has been created by parents of San Francisco to make life easier for other parents. SFKids Tips: It's a great alternative to Craigslist or live garage sales.
Kids Night Specials at San Francisco Restaurants
Tired of cooking the family meal but wished it wasn't so expensive to eat out with the whole family? Ready to teach the little ones some fine dining manners? Many restaurants offer kids menus but these listed below go the extra mile and offer some really great bargains on certain nights of the week. Bon appetit!
Healthy Toy Database
Momsrising.org has a great list to help you find safe, healthy toys (see momsrising.org/healthytoys ). When you're at the store, you can search the HealthyToys database from your cell phone. Simply text "healthytoys [name of toy]" - for example "healthytoys Elmo" or "healthytoys Wii" - to 41411.