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Please Touch Museum: Railway Play Exhibit

April 4th, 2012

  Tuesday, March 27, 2012 marked the Grand Opening of the Railway Play Exhibit at the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia and Jersey Family Fun was there.     Emceed by puppet conductor, Pickles and his Please Touch Museum Friends, the kid-friendly Grand Opening Ceremony kicked off at 2:00 pm and culminated with a big…

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Turtle Back Zoo Review – Field Trip Friday

November 18th, 2011

Is it a park? Is it a zoo?   Step into the Turtle Back Zoo and you might not know you are at a zoo. At first glimpse, it’s a beautiful park. It’s only when you delve deeper that you see the beauty of the animals tucked into their habitats that you realize the Turtle…

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Wizard World Comic Con 2012 – A Mom’s Guide

July 12th, 2011

Comics, Comics, Comics everywhere.   Wizard World claims to be brings together thousands of fans of all ages and dozens of celebrities and industry professionals to celebrate the best in pop culture, movies, comics, toys, video gaming, television, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more.  I can see why. The site of the exhibit hall…

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My Son’s Day as a Cholatier at Lore’s Chocolates- Field Trip Friday

April 1st, 2011

A few weeks ago, our friend, Karla Trotman from Belly Button Boutique, invited us to a blogger party at Lore’s Chocolates in Philadelphia. Lore’s is getting into the business of children’s birthday parties and wanted us to bring our kids to try it out.  Field trips and chocolate, two of my favorite things…how could I…

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Bloggers, Tourism, and Supporting Local Businesses – Talk About it Tuesday

March 29th, 2011

We recently had the pleasure of being invited to Delaware Beach Bloggin, an overnight blogger’s event showcasing what’s great about Rehoboth Beach and Southern Delaware.  The event was hosted by Mel of Mel’s Box of Chocolates and Delaware Beach Families and Aubrey of Southern Delaware Tourism. After having such a great time and getting to…

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Battleship New Jersey – Field Trip Friday

January 28th, 2011

For today’s Field Trip Friday, we’ll review the Battleship New Jersey. This past New Year’s Eve the Battleship offered a special promotion, fireworks and a tour. Better yet, they were offering fireworks at 6 pm. We could take the boys out for a fun evening and still get them home for their regular bedtime. We…