Must-Have Travel Items for Your Original Family Vacation #AlamoDriveHappy

Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY

Products received as complimentary. Post contains affiliate links Our family doesn’t go on long distance trips often, but we do travel in our beautiful state of NY and surrounding areas almost every weekend. This weekend we took a two hour journey to Letchworth State Park checking out three beautiful waterfalls, gorgeous scenery and getting our…

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San Francisco: A Superb Kid-friendly Vacation Spot

city of San Francisco

This is a partnered post Taking the entire family on vacation to an enormous city may sound like it has all the makings of a horror movie but the truth is that the American city of San Francisco is well-prepared to cater for kids of all ages. What is more a stress-free vacation starts at…

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Mexico, the Ultimate Kid-Friendly Summer Vacation — Sure Is!

tulum mexico

This is a guest article Planning your summer vacation and looking for somewhere that will appeal to all your kids, no matter what their age? You’re not alone. Thousands of other moms across America are beginning to make some really important decisions about where they will go on their summer vacation this year. When your…

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Day Out With Thomas The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013 Medina, NY

day out with thomas medina ny

Complimentary tickets received for our visit Day Out With Thomas The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013 Medina, NY   Our family had the opportunity to attend Day Out With Thomas The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013 in Medina, NY located at the Medina Railroad Museum this past Saturday. Gavyn felt he was too old to…

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#NYDairyFarmtoTable Blogging Event plus Giveaway

the inn on the lake

Growing up in the country we have seen our fair share of cows, horses, sheep and other farm animals. My neighbor down the road had a farm where we were always going to check out the cows. I recently had the opportunity to head to Canandaigua NY to a Farm to Table blogger event compliments…

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Kid-Friendly RV Vacations You May Not Have Considered

James River

Surely the French Riviera is a wonderful vacation spot, but it might not be the best option for your family vacation when you have children in tow. Fortunately, there are plenty of kid-friendly destinations to choose from, and they don’t necessarily have to involve theme parks. Here are some you may never have considered before….

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Windows Phone: Your Summer Travel Companion Plus Windows Phone Giveaway

4G LTE Samsung Focus 2 Windows Phone

Many families are planning or already have their vacation plans this summer.  Whether you’re hitting the beach, visiting family or staying local it is important that families are packing light for travel and only pack the necessities.  Luggage can get very bulky; add children, their activities, car seats, maps, guides, cameras to the mix, plus…

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Planning a Family Road Trip to PA? Plan with Ease with Roadtrip-a-Matic

family pa road trip

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PA Tourism for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Residing in Southwestern NY definitely has its perks.  We live near various lovely attractions here in NY including scenic Alleghany State Park, amazing Niagara Falls, Lake Erie Wine Country consisting of over 20 wineries, historic…

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Snikiddy Summer Escape Sweepstakes plus Snikiddy Prize Pack Giveaway

snikiddy summer escape sweepstakes

You may remember a previous review I wrote about Snikiddy snacks, delicious, wholesome, all-natural snacks that curb our snack cravings.  Since that review, I make sure to purchase a variety of my children’s favorite Snikiddy snacks such as the cheddar cheese baked fries, grilled cheese puffs and my favorite; the sour cream and onion Eat…

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