Posts in Review of Family Attractions

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…

Please Touch Museum: Railway Play Exhibit

April 4th, 2012

  Tuesday, March 27, 2012 marked the Grand Opening of the Railway Play Exhibit at the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia and Jersey Family Fun was there.     Emceed by puppet conductor, Pickles and his Please Touch Museum Friends, the kid-friendly Grand Opening Ceremony kicked off at 2:00 pm and culminated with a big…

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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…

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…