Destination Atlanta: Georgia Aquarium

Sponsored post – Georgia Aquarium hosted us.  All opinions are my own. The Georgia Aquarium is located in downtown Atlanta and is the largest aquarium in the Western hemisphere.  It has more than 10 million gallons of fresh and marine water and more aquatic life than found in any other aquarium.  It was my daughter’s 2nd birthday, […]

My Top Ten Places for Kids in the Mid-Atlantic

There’s so many cool places to take your kids in the Mid-Atlantic region, and they are best enjoyed in the midst of childhood.  Create some memories by taking your kids to these magical places: Virginia Safari Park – This unique drive-thru safari park had my kids collapsing in giggles as they fed the friendly animals […]

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm – Ronks, PA

Sponsored post – Cherry Crest Adventure Farm hosted us.  All opinions are my own. Cherry Crest Adventure Farm is located close to Lancaster, Pennsylvania and also not far from the Strasburg Rail Road.  I looked at the map of the farm before we arrived, but I was still surprised how big the farm is when we […]

18 Must-See Fall Attractions for Kids

Fall is the perfect time to get outside with your family and explore the region.  Check out these must-see fall attractions to keep your kids entertained and active throughout the season.  Enjoy! Flashlight corn maze at Cherry Crest Adventure Farm Dutch Wonderland Happy Hauntings Pumpkin Glow at Hershey Gardens Harvest Fest at Elmwood Park Zoo […]

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 […]

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 […]