Posts in Things to do in Union County

Burgers for Boston – Smashburger’s Boston Burger Fundraiser

April 24th, 2013

  From May 1 – 3 Smashburger’s New Jersey Burger will become the Boston Burger.   For every Boston Burger sold $1 will be donated to One Fund Boston.   Created by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, One Fund Boston was created to raise money for those most affected by the…

Great Outdoor Places to Visit this Spring in Northern New Jersey

March 22nd, 2013

You can’t tell from the weather outside, but spring really is here!  It is a great time to be outdoors.  The bugs haven’t started to really swarm, it’s not too hot and the weather really can be simply perfect.  It is also a great time to introduce your kids to nature.  Here are a few…

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Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinics – FREE Make & Takes for Kids

August 23rd, 2012

  We had the most fun at the last two Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinics that we attended. They are held twice a month on Saturday at 10 a.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Space is usually limited to the first 50 guests. They ask that you register online, but you can also fill…


Garden State Parkway – Exit by Exit Challenge

December 7th, 2010

Growing up in Jersey, you can’t help but hear the question, “What exit…?” Make new friends in college who are also from Jersey, one of the first questions you’ll get is what exit are you? It’s the same when you are an adult and you talk to other Jerseyans. We all seem to relate to…

Oh the Places You Can Go in New Jersey

November 5th, 2010

Our list below is a work in progress of all the family-oriented attractions you can take your children to in New Jersey. Inclusion on this list does not represent an endorsement. If we have visited this location within the last year it will most likely be reviewed in a blog on our Field Trip Fun…