The Maize at Sherman Farm – East Conway NH

The leaves are starting to turn here in New Hampshire, and you know what that means – fall is almost here! I’m looking forward to apple picking, cider donuts, corn mazes, pumpkin picking and the fall foliage! The Mount Washington Valley is a popular vacation spot among families in the fall as the leaves turn […]

A Day of Play at Great Wolf Lodge New England

Great Wolf Lodge New England is well known for their 68 thousand square foot indoor water park and 11 water slides, but did you know there is also a dry play area that can keep the kids and teens entertained for hours?   Last week our family was invited to a day of play at […]

Hampton Inn & Suites Exeter NH

Whether you’re looking for accommodations during your summer visit to Water Country, a hockey tournament at The Rinks at Exeter, or taking a family trip up the New England coastline, the Hampton Inn & Suites Exeter offers an ideal place to stay for you and your family. Through the years I have come to realize […]

4 Things To Do For Fun in Orlando Besides Disney World

After spending 7 days in sunny Florida, I didn’t want to return to the freezing cold temps and snow in Boston. It was so hard checking out of the hotel and heading to the airport knowing that we would be returning home to the first snowstorm of the season. In fact, it snowed 5 out […]

Tips for Visiting Universal Orlando

With only one day to spend at Universal Studios and Islands of Adventures on our trip to Orlando last week, I tried to maximize our time and plan our visit ahead of time. The last time I visited Universal Studios and Islands of Adventures was about 13 years ago, and knowing I wouldn’t be visiting […]

Experience History Come to Life in Historic Philadelphia

My contributor Rachel attended this trip sponsored by American Heritage Chocolate and Historic Philadelphia, however, all thoughts and opinions are her own. You can find Rachel at Third Stop On The Right #ChocolateHistory #ChocolateHistoryBuff #HistoricPhilly Monday is Independence Day and what better way to celebrate than telling you about the fabulous experience I had visiting Historic Philadelphia this […]

Experience A Winter Wonderland at the Ice Castles

Lincoln, New Hampshire is once again hosting the Ice Castles this year, and time is running out! These amazing ice features are opened for one last weekend and include archways, tunnels, slot canyons, ice slide, caverns, glacial waterfalls and a frozen throne. This year was our second time visiting and the kids couldn’t wait to check out […]

LEGOLAND Florida

If you asked me this past year if we’d be taking the kids to Florida anytime soon the answer would have been no. Little did we know, that we would be spending this past week in sunny Orlando to watch my younger cousin’s band play in the Main Street parade at Magic Kingdom.  With just […]

Loon Mountain Adventure Center – Lincoln NH

Thank-you to Graco for providing a Gift Card for our trip to Loon Mountain.  Weekends throughout the summer and fall months are filled with numerous day-trips and lots of driving. It is not unusual to leave our house bright and early in the morning to take a four to six hour round trip drive throughout New […]

Visit NH: Cranmore Mountain Adventure Park

Although I prefer it to be summer all year round, I have to say fall is beautiful in New England. With fall foliage at it’s peak in the White Mountains, now is the perfect time to plan a last minute trip before winter arrives. Spend a morning driving along the Kancamagus Highway and take in all […]

Rediscover America at Greenfield Village – Dearborn, MI

Every year, we load up in the car, and make the 16+ hour trek to Michigan to visit my in-laws. This summer was no different, but instead of spending the entire time visiting family and old friends, this year we decided to add on a few days so that we could stop by and explore a […]

Family Travel: 4 Things to Do with Kids in Detroit

For the past 7 years we have been spending time in the Detroit area during the summer to visit family and friends. Most of our visits are just that, visiting with friends and family but now that the kids are getting older we have been been looking to add a few attractions to our visits […]