PDX Parent December 2017

Play Room
Holiday tunes for everyone on your list, plus the lowdown on kids and screen time and the coolest local sledding spots.

Make A Wish
Our picks for great gifts for any age, from toys to once-in-a-lifetime experiences. By Julia Silverman and Denise Castañon.

Winter Adventures, A to Z
The ABCs of hitting the road this season, in search of snow or sun. By Sarah Vanbuskirk.

Field Trip
Can seven 8-year-olds help you puzzle your way out of a local escape room? We put it to the test. By Julia Silverman.

How We Live
Making the long trip from Colombia to Cully, with help from a local nonprofit. By Erin J. Bernard.

Mixing It Up
Making your own family traditions during the holiday season. By Mo Sherifdeen.

Family Supper
Sampling the bright Peruvian flavors at family-friendly La Leña. By Denise Castañon.

Recipe File
Instant Pot to the rescue, with warming Brazilian stew for chilly winter nights. By Joanna Sooper.

Last Look
Bust out the crayons and let the kids create their very own snowperson from our coloring page.