How to See the Best of NYC in One Day!

A visit to New York City is on the bucket list for many families. And for good reason! There is no city like it in the world. However the scope and variety of what NYC has to offer is almost endless and can quickly get overwhelming! Only have a day…

Best Family Friendly Hotel Chains

When deciding where to stay for your family’s next vacation there are several important amenities to look for before booking your hotel. All hotel chains are not created equal and even those that advertise themselves as “family friendly” don’t always fit the bill. As a busy mom of…

My Go To Winter Boredom Buster!

When my family comes down with a bad case of cabin fever I have one time tested, tried and true solution. It involves leaving the house, using our brains, and keeping said brains from turning to mush due to overuse of electronic devices. My solution? Our local science museum! I…

BEST Family Friendly Florida Spring Break Destinations

It’s that time of year when the winter doldrums have set in. It’s cold and blustery outside, everyone feels trapped indoors, the kids are going crazy and winter seems never ending. If you’re like me, the key to surviving the rest of winter is…

Is Chichen Itza worth a visit?

So you’re planning a trip to Mexico and wondering if Chichen Itza is really worth a visit. My answer? Absolutely! Listed as one of the new 7 wonders of the world, Chichen Itza is a landmark not to be missed. Chosen in 2000 along with such famous sites…

What to know about the Mia Reef Resort

I just returned from an amazing trip to the little island of Isla Mujeres! I stayed at the all inclusive Mia Reef and here’s what you need to know before booking! Location Mia Reef is located on the northern tip of Isla Mujeres on it’s own…

Strasburg Railroad Christmas Train

Looking for a magical way to get your family in the Christmas spirit? Then reserve your tickets for the one-of-a-kind Strasburg Railroad Christmas train! You’ll get a visit from Santa Claus, enjoy milk and cookies in your Christmas jammies, sing some Christmas carols and listen…

Why you should stay in Isla Mujeres, Mexico!

Looking to escape to Mexico for your sun and sand fix? Skip staying in Cancun or Playa del Carmen, and find true relaxation on the magical little island of Isla Mujeres. At just over 4 miles long, this quaint island offers plenty of beauty and charm without the loud, party…

Top 5 things to do in NYC at Christmas with kids!

Struggling to plan what to see and do for your upcoming Christmas trip to NYC with the kids? I’ve got you covered! There are so many sights NYC has to offer that it is hard to narrow down your list! Let me help by giving you a list…

Lancaster Science Factory

Looking for an inexpensive way to entertain your kids this winter when the weather is nasty outside? Look no further than the Lancaster Science Factory. Not only is the Science Factory relatively inexpensive, the size and variety of activities will keep the 10 and under crowd busy for hours. The…