Posts in Things to do in New Jersey

Coral Reef Adventures, Tropicana IMAX Theatre in Atlantic City

Coral Reef Adventures – Tropicana IMAX Theatre – Movie Review

June 20th, 2011

With a view like this, you might have thought I was blogging from the coral reefs deep in our oceans.   Ahhh, I wish I was. However, I recently experienced the next best thing at the IMAX Theatre at Tropicana Casino and Resort when we were invited, as part of our Bloggers at the Beach,…

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Beginning and Ending with Sesame Street – Field Trip Friday

April 29th, 2011

  If you read about or participated in our Sesame Street Live Ticket Giveaway, you may remember me saying how at a Sesame Street Live show, time seems to stand still. So perhaps you’ll understand when I say this week has kind of stood still, as we are ending the week where we began on…

N in bubble at Garden State Discovery Museum in Cherry Hill New Jersey

Garden State Discovery Museum – Field Trip Friday

April 22nd, 2011

Isn’t Spring Break nice?   Do you like to sleep in with the kids or hit the open road and go explore? Being Jersey Family Fun and all we love to go explore the great family-friendly attractions in our state and the neighboring area. This week or so, with the kids being off, we are…

Hippos at Adventure Aquarium in Camden New Jersey

Button’s Birthday Bash – Field Trip Friday

April 15th, 2011

  You’re invited to a hippo-riffic Party   Who: Button, One of Adventure Aquarium’s hippo is turning 14. When: Saturday, April 16 – Saturday, May 1 during Adventure Aquarium’s regular hours Where: Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront RSVP: No RSVPing or registering required. You can buy tickets for the Adventure Aquarium at their site…

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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…

Adventure Aquarium

December 9th, 2010

The boys and I recently took advantage of a school holiday to visit with the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ. It had been quite some time since we were last there so we were excited to be returning. Even better we were going with some of our best friends too. It was a field trip…

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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…

The Brigantine Playroom

The Playroom – Brigantine’s Best Kept Secret

November 23rd, 2010

Tucked away in a little building, at the corner of Brigantine Avenue and 15th Street South, is Brigantine’s best kept secret for families. It is the Playroom. The Playroom is an indoor playground for children up to age 5. But perhaps it’s better than most playgrounds. At the Brigantine Playroom, your child never has to…

Playing in the Snow with my boy at the Tropicana

November 12th, 2010

Every once in a while I like to take my boys out individually on a “Date with Mommy”. They really enjoy it and the memory leaves them beaming for days. Earlier yesterday, I read about Tropicana Hotel and Casino starting their Holiday Spectacular with the tree lighting ceremony at 1:30 pm. Pictures with Santa were…