Hampton Inn & Suites Exeter NH

Hampton Inn & Suites Exeter nh review

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

LEGOLAND Entrance FLorida

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

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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

Declaration of Independence Reading

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 […]

Ice Castles Lincoln New Hampshire + Coupon Code

ice castles nh

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 […]

Family Travel: Disney Packing Tips


My kids have grown up around traveling and spending countless hours buckled into their car seats, and lucky for me they enjoyed being in their car seats for the most part.  Besides one time in 2010, all of our traveling was land, where there was always plenty of room to over pack, but this past […]



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 […]

Visit NH: Cranmore Mountain Adventure Park

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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

Model T Greenfield Village

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 […]

Camelback Lodge and Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark

Camelback Lodge & Indoor Waterpark

Every summer we travel from the east coast to Michigan, and every time the kids and I do not look forward to the 15 hour drive. But this year was different, we decided to stop half way and start our vacation off at the Camelback Lodge & Indoor Waterpark,  located in the heart of the Pocono […]

Top Places to Visit this Summer in Massachusetts

Drumlin Farm Tractor Ride

Whether you are looking to take a day-trip, or a weekend staycation in Massachusetts, consider adding these Massachusetts family attractions on your “to-do” list this summer. The Butterfly Place: 120 Tyngsboro Road Westford, MA 01886 | Website Get an up close view of butterflies flying freely in their natural habitat at The Butterfly Place located in Westford, MA. With just on […]

Great Wolf Lodge New England

great wolf lodge new england

With the snow finally melted and the school year coming to an end, it’s time to start thinking about summer travel! This past weekend, The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism invited my children and I to experience a few of the most exciting attractions for summer travel in Central Massachusetts with meals, tickets, and accommodations included. […]