U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center – Carlisle, PA

Sponsored Post – Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau sponsored our trip to U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center.  All opinions are my own. We’ve driven by the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center several times and always make the comment that we need to stop there and check it out.  We got the opportunity to do just […]

Carlisle Sports Emporium – Carlisle, PA

Sponsored Post – Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau sponsored our trip to Carlisle Sports Emporium.  All opinions are my own. Carlisle Sports Emporium is located close to Interstate 81 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.  We visited on a weekend evening in the summer during our weekend trip to the Cumberland Valley.  The Sports Emporium is a large complex that […]

10 Ways to Save Money at an Amusement Park

Amusement parks are a favorite form of entertainment for our family during the summer.  We like to go to parks throughout the country to experience the rides and shows that the different parks offer.  It can get expensive quickly, with tickets, meals, souvenirs, and games.  We do our best to keep our expenses in check, so […]

DelGrosso’s Amusement Park

DelGrosso’s Amusement Park is located in Tipton, Pennsylvania, not far from the Raystown Lake region in Central Pennsylvania.  There are two sides to the park: the water park and the dry rides.  When arriving, the parking and main entrance is on the water park side.  In 2016, DelGrosso’s built a major addition to their water […]

Allenberry Resort – Boiling Springs, PA

Sponsored Post – Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau hosted us at Allenberry Resort.  All opinions are my own. Allenberry Resort is nestled in the woods by the Yellow Breeches creek in the small town of Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania.  The resort is being carefully restored and preserved over the last year or so and is emerging as a […]

What’s New at Dutch Wonderland

  Opening Day for 2017 at Dutch Wonderland was so much fun!  If you’re planning a visit to the Kingdom for Kids this summer, here’s a few changes you should keep in mind for the 2017 season. The construction of Merlin’s Mayhem is underway.  In case you haven’t heard, Dutch Wonderland is getting a suspended […]

Which Amusement Park Should You Choose?

So, your kids are old enough that you’ve decided to conquer an amusement park.  Now, the question is which one in the Pennsylvania area would be the most fun for your family?  Maybe you have teenagers and toddlers, or a parent who wants thrill rides while your four-year-old putters around on a miniature choo choo […]

Legoland Discovery Center – Philadelphia, PA

Sponsored Post – Legoland hosted us for a preview event. Legoland Discovery Center is located in the Plymouth Meeting Mall, right off of the turnpike near Philadelphia.  The Discovery Center had its grand opening at the beginning of April, and we were excited to attend a preview event.  When arriving at the mall, the Discovery […]

Diggerland – West Berlin, NJ

Sponsored post – Diggerland hosted us in exchange for this blog post. Diggerland is a unique construction-themed adventure park in West Berlin, New Jersey.  It’s located about a half hour outside of Philadelphia.  We arrived at the park on a cool day in April, and the kids got excited as soon as they saw the construction […]

Watkins Regional Park – Upper Marlboro, MD

Watkins Regional Park is a large park located east of Washington D.C. in Prince George’s County.  We headed there on a weekend morning, as we used it as a stop to stretch our legs on the way to the D.C. metro.  When we arrived, we easily found the playground by following the signs through a […]