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Camelback Resort- Poconos Fun Indoors and Out!

By debraferrie

WOW- There's just a TON to do at Camelback Resort. Sometimes I don't even know how to start my posts but I'll say if you like OUTDOOR activities like skiing, snow boarding, snow tubing and zip-lining then want to chill out warm up in an 84 degree indoor water park with tons of slides, wave poo... Read More

Take the Kids to Kalahari Resort- PA's New Indoor Waterpark!

By debraferrie

Any place with the word "resort" in it sounds like a perfect family getaway to me  but add in "Kalahari" and you've got a real winner!  If you love water parks (as my kids do), then check out PA's newest water park, Kalahari Resort, right in the Poconos. An easy drive from the tri-state area and a... Read More

The NYBG Holiday Train Show is Back and it's Better Than Ever!

By debraferrie

The Holiday Train Show at New York Botanical Gardens is a tradition for so many families each year and there's good reason! If you have little train lovers, they'll be in their glory watching trains zip by. If you don't have train lovers, well...you just may after bringing them here. If you are wowe... Read More

Life With Two: Making Your First Born Feel Special After Baby

By savannahmarie

Babies bring a whole lot of joy to the world around them. The cooing and sweet smiles can bring warmth to a family. However, for as much good and love that an expecting family will experience, a great deal of change will also occur. This change can bring learning opportunities, as well as a few grow... Read More

Creating a Summer Safety Checklist for Little Ones

By savannahmarie

It’s summertime and the living is easy, but that does not mean you can let your guard down when it comes to keeping your children safe. Playtime in the summer creates a host of possible safety issues that you don’t normally think about other times of the year. A little bit of precaution goes a l... Read More

Grand Cascades Resort- Northern Jersey's Perfect Family Vacation!

By debraferrie

If I could sum up Grand Cascades Lodge in two words, it'd be "absolutely beautiful!" My kids on the other hand say "totally awesome!"  So combine those two, add in the fact that you can get to Grand Cascades in about an hour from New York City and you've got the perfect place for a family vaca... Read More

Adventureland, Long Island- New Coaster plus Classic Family Fun!

By debraferrie

There's a reason Adventureland has been around so long! It's classic amusement park fun. It's Long Island's biggest and best amusement park with rides for kids of all ages and an easy drive for all Long Islander's and anyone from the 5 boroughs. My kids are 14, 12 and 8 and I've been taking them... Read More

NY Family Fun at Country Place Resort and Zoom Flume Waterpark in the Catskills

By debraferrie

When you want to relax and spend time with the family, there's nothing like some time in the mountains at a family resort! Why we've never stayed at an inclusive resort before, I'll never know. But now I know why they are so popular for families- all your FUN is included ( not to mention 2 meals a d... Read More

Keeping Little Ones Busy: Entertainment Ideas for Summer in NYC

By savannahmarie

School is out, and while the teachers are celebrating with 5 o’clock margaritas, moms are trying to find a way to replicate the structure of the school year. There’s plenty of pressure to keep kids learning through the summer. Enrichment opportunities abound in NYC, but not everything has to be ... Read More

Hershey- Beyond the Park- More Chocolately FUN throughout the town

By debraferrie

Hershey is really more than a park, it's a whole area of attractions for fun loving families, especially ones who love chocolate (who doesn't?). I've heard it called the "Disney of the Northeast" and I agree. Plus it's an easy drive for so many of us, so what's not to love? Though the park is t... Read More