The Growing Stage Presents Matilda the Musical

The Growing Stage Matilda the Musical

From James the Giant Peach to Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl has been delighting families for years with his books. As his printed words became movies and musicals, the complicated messages he shares about love, acceptance, and courage are presented in bite sized portions that children can understand. The Growing Stage, located in Netcong, … [Read more…]

Spooktacular Fall Fun at Liberty Science Center

Fall Fest at Liberty Science Center

Nothing says fall quite like a hay maze, pumpkin patch and apple cider! Now, I am not talking about your local farm. I am talking about the Liberty Science Center. That’s right! This fall, families can head to LSC in Jersey City to enjoy iconic fall fun. Now through the end of October, guests of … [Read more…]

Explore the Great Outdoors: TreEscape Ariel Adventure Park

TreEscape Ariel Adventure Park

There are so many ways to enjoy the great outdoors and be one with nature, but nothing compares to the thrill and excitement of a treetop ropes course. Walking amongst the leaves with the wind in your hair is an experience that can make your heart race yet relax you at the same time. It … [Read more…]

Amazing Haunted Attractions in NJ

Amazing Haunted Attractions in NJ

My boys are getting older so I decided that it’s time to introduce them to haunted houses and hayrides. My 10 year old loves Stranger Things and has even seen It (not my finest parenting moment), and both of my boys love Goosebumps. Since I am researching haunted houses for them to visit, I decided … [Read more…]

10 Benefits of Playing Football

Benefits of playing football

  “Football is like life. It requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication, and respect for authority.” – Vince Lombardi I am a soccer, baseball, basketball, wrestling and, most recently, a football mom! My son decided that he wanted to try out football this year. Even though I was really nervous, I signed him up and … [Read more…]

The Ultimate Guide to Fall Fun in Hershey, PA

The Ultimate Guide to Fall Fun in Hershey, PA

When you think about fall, I am sure you think pumpkin spice, Halloween costumes and changing leaves…BUT I am here to make sure you add Hershey, PA to your list! Every fall, Hershey, PA transforms into a spooktacular Halloween experience you can’t miss. Visiting Hershey, PA during the fall season is a MUST DO experience … [Read more…]

Dolphin & Manatee Tour with BK Adventure

BK Adventures Dolphin & Manatee Tour

Where myth and reality becomes an adventure! As a child of the 80’s, Lisa Frank adorned everyone’s notebooks with her rainbow styled imagery including dolphins! These mystic creatures have held the fascination of many children with their eternal smile, nodding heads and bubbling personality. Florida has been a haven for many animals including dolphins, turtles … [Read more…]