Posts in Family Vacation Ideas

Charlotte's Web at Arden Theatre in Philadelphia

Charlotte’s Web Review – Theatre Thursday

December 8th, 2011

The story of friendship never gets old.   Jersey Family Fun joined others bloggers from the Philadelphia Social Media Moms last Saturday night for the Opening Night of Charlotte’s Web at The Arden Theatre.   Charlotte’s Web is the loveable story between a girl, Fern, and her pig, Wilbur and between Wilbur, and a spider,…

Garden State Discovery Museum Dinosaurium

November 22nd, 2011

If you keep up with our Field Trip Friday series, then you already know we love the Garden State Discovery Museum. Well, now they’ve taken something great and made it Dinoriffic!   What Makes the Garden State Discovery Museum Dinosaurium Dinoriffic   Climb-a-Saurus – Where else can you and your kids walk through a dinosaur?…

Turtle Back Zoo prairie dog exhibit photo credit jersey family fun

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…

Paris Wheels and the Ready Maids – Theatre Thursday

September 22nd, 2011

~ A review of White Box Theatre’s Paris Wheels & the Ready-Maids Present…Not the Henri Rousseau that Some of You Know By Chrissie DiAngelus   Sunday afternoon, exhausted from a business trip, I fought the urge to just stay home and go back to bed.  Instead I told my son we were seeing “Sebastienne’s performance…

Smith Train at Smith Kid's Play Place in Philadelphia

Smith, the Kids’ Play Place in the Park – The Great Outdoors

July 19th, 2011

  The first time I heard of Smith, the Kid’s Play Place in the Park, it was from my fellow bloggers from the Philadelphia Social Media Moms.  They were raving about how wonderful a place this was and how we should meet up for a playdate. Me in my nativity or maybe even ignorance was…

Star Wars at Wizard World Comic Con 2012

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…

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…

Harold and the Purple Crayon theater performance

Harold and the Purple Crayon – Theatre Thursday

May 15th, 2011

  But wait, you say it’s not quite Thursday. You’re right. However, we saw Harold and the Purple Crayon last Friday and if we waited till Thursday to tell you about it, well then you’d have barely anytime to see it. Harold and the Purple Crayon is on its second run with the Enchantment Theatre…

The Flea and the Professor at the Arden Theatre in Philadelphia

The Flea and the Professor- Theatre Thursday

May 12th, 2011

It’s the magic of the theatre, more specifically, The Arden Theatre, that can make you forget where you are and instead make you feel you are watching a hot air balloon travel around the world.   That’s how it was last Saturday, when my family and I attended the Arden Theatre’s Opening Night for The…