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15 Must Try Pumpkin Recipes

By Tracy Shaw

It's FALL!  Well, it may not feel like it here in sunny Florida, in fact, I think temperatures are still pretty steady in the 90s.  BUT, that doesn't mean that we don't like everything that Fall has to offer.  Fall decor, pumpkin patches, Disney's Not So Scary Halloween Party, Spooktacular at... Read More

SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular Starts October 1st

By Tracy Shaw

Have you been to SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular?  We have been for the last 3 years now and it is always so much fun!  Where else can you get candy, see Pumpkin Fish, wave HI to Shamu and ride the fastest roller coaster?! Every weekend in October SeaWorld Orlando will immerse guests in a... Read More

Kids Get In Free at SeaWorld With Adult Ticket Purchase

By Tracy Shaw

Kids Get In Free at SeaWorld With Adult Ticket Purchase It's a great time to bring the family to SeaWorld!  If you don't already have passes, this KIDS GET IN FREE offer is definitely a deal you will want to take advantage of.  You will get one free child admission (ages 3 - 9) with each full p... Read More

Universal CityWalk’s Newest Restaurant Opens September 22nd

By Tracy Shaw

Universal CityWalk’s Newest Restaurant Opens September 22nd There is a delectable new restaurant coming to Orlando! Universal CityWalk’s newest full-service restaurant will officially grand open on Thursday, September 22. The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen is a 19th C... Read More

Color Blast + Zombie Run Discount Code - Some Fun Runs Are Coming To Orlando!

By Tracy Shaw

Color Blast + Zombie Run Discount Code Some Fun Runs Are Coming To Orlando!  If you are looking to get some family fitness in and have fun - I have the events for you! For the first time EVER, the Color Blast Run and Zombie Run (both are 5ks) are coming to Orlando! And the best part is that I ... Read More

Take a Long Island Day Trip to Adventureland!

By Debra Ferrie

Hey Long Island...sometimes we forget what's right in our backyards right? Plus when you need a break from the beach, there's no place like Adventureland for a day, or night of fun!  Recently I took my kids there again, as we try to do every summer. We showed up at 4 p.m. which is the perfect tim... Read More

5 Kid-Friendly Recipes That Are Perfect for Summer in the City

By savannahmarie

I can’t speak for all mothers, but when it comes to finding summertime recipes for my own brood, I always have three questions: Is it quick? Is it easy? Will it convince my kids to eat something good for them? It seems we’re constantly on the go during summer, so getting in healthy... Read More

Salt Lake Parade of Homes Discount Tickets

By Rachael Herrscher

It's our favorite time of year! The Salt Lake Parade of Homes is here and this year's homes are not to be missed! The Parade will feature 31 amazing homes built by some of Utah’s finest builders. When: July 29th - August 13th 2016 Where: Check out the map HERE Prices: Tickets are $16... Read More

Smuggler's Notch, Vermont-a Top Family Destination!

By Debra Ferrie

We've wanted to visit Smugglers Notch for years.  And now, having just got back from 4 days at Smuggs, I have to say-that was one heck of a fun vacation in the beautiful mountains of Vermont! How much can you pack into one little vacation? The short answer- a lot! (by the way, my kids and I voted ... Read More

15 Summer Fun Ideas for Kids and Families!

By Debra Ferrie

It's June! We look forward to these 3 months all year! Here's some ideas to get your kids offline and busy this summer. Some are free, some cost money, all are fun! Kids grow up fast and summers are short. 1-Play flashlight tag.  What a great way to end the night on a beautiful summer day. ... Read More