December 7, 2016

Why You & Your Kids Will Love the Great Pumpkin Fest

My kids, especially my two younger ones, are not much for zombies and skeletons. So, of course, we loved that Kings Dominion’s Great Pumpkin Fest near Richmond, VA is all about painting pumpkins, costume parades, trick-or-treating and interactive shows. We had the opportunity to check out the second annual Great Pumpkin Fest over the weekend and we were not disappointed. […]

10 Things You Should Know About Niagara Falls

I’d been eager to go to Niagara Falls for some time. I don’t exactly know why. It’s just one of those places I had stuck in mind. I meant to road trip up to Niagara Falls with the kids over the summer, but just ran out of time. You know how that goes. So, the school year started and Niagara […]

How to Spend the Day at Crater Lake National Park

If you’ve never been to Crater Lake National Park, add it to your bucket list, like right now. The kids and I spent a half-day there last summer on our way to Bend, Oregon. I wish we could have spent more time at this national park. One look out into that blue, blue water and you’ll understand why. So incredible. […]

Visiting Gulf County, Florida with Kids (+ Giveaway)

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County Florida. All opinions are 100% mine. We love to take the kids to Florida. It’s an easy flight from where we live (just outside Washington, DC) and there’s so much to do, especially when it starts to cool up north. Even in November, you can go shelling […]

Why You & Your Kids Will Love Sunny Hill Resort

I’d never even heard of Sunny Hill Resort in the Great Northern Catskills of New York before we pulled up the minivan to check in in mid-July. Lauded by Parents magazine readers as one of the 10 Best All-Inclusive Resorts, I was eager to see what the hubbub was all about for myself. Sunny Hill Resort is a family-owned property […]

10 Cool Places to Get Your LEGO Fix

Does your family adore LEGO? If so, you may be looking for themed amusement parks and other attractions that you may be able to enjoy. While some of these attractions are available for you to enjoy year-round, others are traveling exhibits and expos. Here are 10 cool places to get your LEGO fix: 1. LEGOLAND Florida: At this amusement park, […]

6 Bargain Family Vacations in Canada

Are you looking to take a family vacation in Canada? Are you on a budget? Fortunately, there are a number of ways you and your family can have fun without spending tons of money! Here are six bargain family vacations in Canada that you may want to consider: 1. Go to Niagara Falls. Niagara Falls are a must-see if you’re […]

Top 10 Zoos to Visit this Summer

Summer is one of the best times to visit the zoo. They are open for longer hours, they usually offer summer deals, and the weather is nice for walking around and enjoying it all. Zoos are also a great family activity because they are fun while also being educational. Let’s take a look at the top 10 zoos to visit […]

8 Fun Factory Tours Your Kids Will Love

Are you looking for something fun to do with your child? Why not help them learn about manufacturing by taking a factory tour? Here are 8 fun factory tours your kids will love: 1. Harley Davidson Motor Company, Vehicle Operations – York, Pennsylvania  If your child has an interest in motorcycles, he or she is sure to love the Harley […]

7 Secrets to Surviving a Long-Haul Flight with Kids

Are you planning a long flight with your child? If so, you may be nervous about the possible outcomes. Don’t fret! There are a number of things you can do to ensure your trip goes more smoothly. Here are seven secrets to surviving a long-haul flight with kids: 1. Bring an activity bag. Your child is less likely to grow […]