My Top Ten Tips for Dutch Wonderland

Dutch Wonderland is a Kingdom for Kids that specifically caters to those 12 years old and younger.  In my opinion, the sweet spot for Dutch Wonderland is from 2 to 6 years old, though every child has different opinions when it comes to rides.  If you think it’s the right time for your child to […]

My Hersheypark Plan – Less Waiting, More Fun

This is my plan, and I’ve followed it during many visits this summer.  It takes advantage of the 9 AM Sweet Start for season pass holders and guests of a Hershey resort during the regular season.  Those entering at 10 AM can also follow this plan, though some additional waits may be expected.  Hope you […]

Sandcastle – Pittsburgh, PA

Sponsored post – Sandcastle hosted us in exchange for this blog post.  All opinions are my own. Special Sandcastle ticket discount for my blog readers at the end of this post! Sandcastle is a water park located next to the new water front area in Pittsburgh.  We picked a beautiful day at the end of June […]

Kennywood – West Mifflin, PA

Sponsored post – Kennywood hosted us in exchange for this blog post.  All opinions are my own. Special Kennywood ticket discount for my blog readers at the end of this post! On a beautiful Sunday morning, we headed to Kennywood, an amusement park right outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  We pulled into the parking lot early, and easily […]

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 […]