Posts in Things to do in New Jersey

Johnson’s Farm in Medford

October 1st, 2011

By Rebekah Baier   Johnson’s Farm in Medford has been our go-to farm for years. Apples, pumpkins, peaches, sweet potatoes, strawberries, you name it, they grow it and you can pick it! The hayride out to the field is always as much fun as the picking of the produce. I have to say, nothing taste better than fresh…

Clementon Park waterpark in Clementon NJ

Clementon Park – Field Trip Friday

August 26th, 2011

Clementon Park & Splash World closes for the season September 5, 2011.  If you haven’t been yet,   What are you waiting for?   Thanks to Joey Fortman, from Real Moms in the  Media, and 95.7 Ben Fm my boys just experienced Clementon Park for the first time. And my long-held belief of the best…

Outback Steakhouse menu cover

Outback Steakhouse – Family Friendly Restaurant Review

August 17th, 2011

We are kicking of our Family-Friendly Restaurant Review Series with a review of the Outback Steakhouse in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.   It was a Thursday night and although the lot was packed we were seated right away. With our 3 boys in tow, I was glad we didn’t have to wait. The Outback…

Atlantic City’s Steel Pier

August 6th, 2011

Atlantic City’s iconic Steel Pier is the oldest amusement pier at the JerseyShore.  A trip to AC isn’t complete without stopping here.  I recently took my kiddos up there for a day of fun.   The Steel Pier is located directly across from the Trump Taj Mahal.  Since street parking is harder than it sounds,…

dinosaur fossil New Jersey State Museum in Trenton NJ

New Jersey State Museum

July 28th, 2011

Jersey Family Fun reviews the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton, New Jersey.

lucy the elephant climbing her leg at lucy the elephant in Margate NJ

Lucy the Elephant

June 29th, 2011

“Lucy the Elephant, Lucy the Elephant, down by the sea…”   If you’ve spent anytime in South Jersey you’ve probably heard the jingle. For my toddler, the song has stuck with him and he’s been known to sing it around the house.   Why not?   He’s made some great memories with Lucy. Lucy the…

Popcorn Park Zoo, peacocks

Popcorn Park Zoo

June 28th, 2011

Last week, with just a few days left before my summer teaching schedule began, I wanted to get in a few field trips with my boys. (No worries we will be going on more but this week we had the most time for it.) As I presented them with a list of choices, they challenged…

Wetlands Osprey Nest at Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor NJ

The Wetlands Institute – The Great Outdoors

June 23rd, 2011

It only takes one look at this picture to know, my boys had a fabulous time at The Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor, New Jersey.   With so much to touch, see, feed, and explore it was a great way to combine our love of the outdoors with an indoor/outdoor setting. Let me take you…

jumping on bed in Harrah's Resort and Hotel room in Atlantic City

Harrah’s Resort – Family-Friendly Hotel Review

June 23rd, 2011

Harrah’s Resort and Casino, probably not exactly what you think when you think of family-friendly hotels in Atlantic City. But let me explain….   One of my goals with Jersey Family Fun is to connect families with family-friendly hotels across our area. I mean isn’t that one of the biggest challenges we face when we…