USA National Parks-The Perfect Family Getaway

There are 418 national sites across the United States, with 62 of them designated as national parks. These are areas that are protected by the US government to maintain the beauty and wonder of these sites. Whether you are looking to explore glaciers in Alaska, view the depths of the Grand Canyon in Arizona, orContinue reading “USA National Parks-The Perfect Family Getaway”

The Ultimate Guide to a Wicked Experience in Salem, MA (For Families)

Salem, Massachusetts is a small, picturesque town on the coast of Massachusetts. Salem is located just 22 miles from Boston, making it a must do day trip if you are visiting Beantown. Salem is the small town that was home to the 1692 Salem Witch Trails. During the trials 20 locals were sentenced to executionContinue reading “The Ultimate Guide to a Wicked Experience in Salem, MA (For Families)”

A Family Friendly Guide to Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA is a city full of rich history, great food, and plenty of family friendly attractions, making it the perfect destination for a weekend getaway or week long trip. You will find many great historical things to do with kids as well as plenty of options for family fun. Here is what you needContinue reading “A Family Friendly Guide to Philadelphia, PA”

A Guide to Walking the Freedom Trail: Boston, MA

Everything you need to know to take a self guided walking tour on the Boston Freedom Trail. Boston, MA is a thriving modern city that is filled with many historical sites and landmarks that hold the city’s rich history of national importance. Boston is home to many great attractions, restaurants, public parks, markets, shops, andContinue reading “A Guide to Walking the Freedom Trail: Boston, MA”

A Guide to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

Let your inner child run wild at Disney’s Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida! With so much to offer for every age group, the Magic Kingdom can take you back to the glory days of your youth and fill you with magic and joy. ***NOTE: The Magic Kingdom is for adults to! How can you makeContinue reading “A Guide to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom”

Family Friendly Attractions in Plymouth, Massachusetts

With Thanksgiving upon us, it seems that now is the perfect time to discuss Plymouth, Massachusetts. Plymouth is full of rich history relating to the development of the United States. It is also believed to be where the first Thanksgiving Feast was held in 1621. Plymouth has a lot to offer for the whole family,Continue reading “Family Friendly Attractions in Plymouth, Massachusetts”

10 Things to Do in Sleepy Hollow, NY

Sleepy Hollow, NY is the small, quaint town that was the inspiration for Washington Irving’s story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, released in 1820. “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”, for those of you who are not familiar with it (although I’m sure the number is very low), tells the story of Ichabod Crane and hisContinue reading “10 Things to Do in Sleepy Hollow, NY”

20 Family Friendly Attractions in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., the capitol of the United States, has lots to offer! The city is full of family friendly attractions at low or no cost. It is a great option for any family vacation. Here are 20 free or inexpensive things to do with the kids: 1. Visit the National Zoo The National Zoo isContinue reading “20 Family Friendly Attractions in Washington, D.C.”

A Northeastern Road Trip: Part 2

Days 3-5 Stop 1: New Haven, CT (Day 3) We spent the morning of day 3 exploring the campus of Yale University in New Haven, CT. The architecture that is on the campus is stunning. We stopped at the Yale University Art Gallery and saw some stunning artwork. Even the four year old enjoyed it!Continue reading “A Northeastern Road Trip: Part 2”

A Northeastern US Road Trip: Part 1

Days 1 & 2 Last summer a friend, my daughter, and I ventured out on a 5 day road trip, leaving from NY. It was quite the experience and I was able to mark off 4 states from my bucket list: New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, and Connecticut as well as revisit two states: MassachusettsContinue reading “A Northeastern US Road Trip: Part 1”