Posts in Places to Visit in New Jersey

Fun Places to Visit in Ocean County With Your Kids This Winter

January 16th, 2013

With Ocean County being one of the big summer tourist spots I thought it would be nice to share a few  places to go with the kids while our winter months are here. Go Ice Skating! What better way to enjoy winter than to enjoy a winter sport! Winding River Skating Center Ice Skating Rink…

Tips to enjoy your visit to a Longwood Gardens Christmas with Children

December 7th, 2012

  For the past few years, I have visited Longwood Gardens with a friend from college, to stroll through the gardens, catch up, and take pictures of the kids in a beautiful setting. This was our first visit at Christmas time, and the gardens were even more beautiful. The bright colors and smells as well…

Pump It Up – Randolph…The Cure for Rainy & Chilly Days

October 12th, 2012

Pump It Up in Randolph, New Jersey is a great place to cure the rainy day blues.  There are many slides, moon bounces, climbing structures for everyone.  The establishment keeps a calendar of “Drop In” play times for kids.  If you are like me and have children under the age of 5, you are always…

Taking a break from ice skating at Codey Arena in West Orange NJ

Indoor Ice Skating Locations in Morris County – Field Trip Friday

October 12th, 2012

    Casual ice skating in Morris County, New Jersey is easy to find.  There are a few fantastic places to enjoy a great form of winter exercise.  Here is a look at three great places to ice skate for fun in New Jersey.   Morris County Ice Skating Rinks   Mennen Sports Arena (Morris…

Seasonal Outdoor Scavenger Hunt: The Fall Edition

September 27th, 2012

Going on a seasonal outdoor scavenger hunt adds a fun element to our family walk time.   My family and I take walks regularly, however seeing the same things over and over can get a little boring. I started to notice the kids were lagging and we weren’t as motivated to get out the door….

little boy in life jacket on boat during Tuckerton Seaport Boat Tours

Take a Child Outside Week – Outdoor Activities

September 25th, 2012

We continue our National Take A Child Outside Week, September 24 – September 30, series with a look at activities you can do outside with your family. Outdoor Activities for Kids   Tag   Hide & Go Seek   Field Day type games   Chalk drawings   Sports Games   Start a collection (leaves, rocks,…