Thursday, April 26, 2018

A Review of The Turtle Back Zoo: Classic New Jersey Day Trips

Wondering what's new at Turtle Back Zoo? This is a must-take, classic New Jersey day trip, so if you've never visited, you MUST!  One of the very first field trips I can remember attending as a child was to the Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange.  It's such a classic place, really, and will forever hold a special place in my heart.  I couldn't wait to take my son there when he was born. I think he was just barely two the first time we visited! We have been back numerous times throughout the years.  The zoo is open year round, so you really have no excuse if you've never visited.


Wednesday, April 25, 2018

8 Unique Mother's Day Gift Ideas: Gifts for Every Mom, Plus, a Giveaway!

Let me guess, you need a Mother's Day gift idea, right? Who doesn't? It's so hard to find fun and unique gifts for moms these days. That's why I've partnered with The Hopping Bloggers to bring you some amazing Mother's Day gift ideas. Read to find the perfect gifts for any mom! Plus, scroll down for a BIG giveaway from Waxing Poetic Jewelry!


Tuesday, April 24, 2018

A Review of Lost River Caverns, PA

Lost River Caverns in Hellertown, Pennsylvania has always been a point of interest for me. I would drive by the billboards on Rt. 78 and wonder, 'What is that place like?'  I asked friends for advice, searched online for reviews, and got such a mish-mosh of responses (from, 'It's cheesy and old!' to, 'It's cool!') that I figured I had to see for myself.


Friday, April 20, 2018

Let's Visit Diggerland USA in West Berlin, New Jersey: A Jersey Momma Review

I've been wanting to see Diggerland USA since it opened in 2014, and I'm happy to say that we finally had a chance to visit! I hope you'll join me for this honest review of the ONLY construction themed adventure park in all of North America!  It really was quite a unique and entertaining place. I can't wait to tell you all about it. Oh, and don't forget, my posts are designed for easy reading. There might be a lot of information here, but you can scroll to find what you need under each bold heading.


Thursday, April 19, 2018

A Review of Space Farms Zoo & Museum

Are you ready to take another day trip with us?  Let's head on over to Space Farms Zoo and Museum in Wantage! Yes, Space Farms is still open, and yes, it's probably just like you remember it.


Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Fun and Easy Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is the perfect chance to honor our beautiful planet! Here are some fun and easy ways to celebrate Earth Day with your family. Many thanks to all of the bloggers who contributed to this fabulous round-up!


Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Easy 2 Ingredient Dog Treats: Make Your Own Healthy Dog Biscuits!

Looking for an easy recipe for homemade dog treats? This one is about as easy as they come! This is pretty much a no-fail recipe, so give them a try. Believe it or not, you can eat them, too!


Sunday, April 8, 2018

Enter to Win a $25 Amazon Gift Card and Other Fun Prizes in the Rain Rain Go Away Giveaway Hop!

April showers bring Giveaway Hops! Wait, that's not how the rhyme goes!  Well, this is much better than May flowers anyway. I teamed up with  The Mommy Island and The Kids Did It  once again to bring you an exciting Amazon gift card contest. There are also a ton of blogs listed below that you can hop around to and enter their contests, too. Blog hops are so much fun because bloggers offer great prizes, and your odds of winning are always pretty good.


Friday, April 6, 2018

10 Fun Spring Day Trips in New Jersey (Pennsylvania and New York, too!)

What are the best Spring Day Trips to take in New Jersey? Some of them might be right around the corner from where you live! Check out this list of the best places to visit in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York during the Spring season, and get outdoors!


Tuesday, April 3, 2018

AACA Museum Review: Auto Museum Fun for Everyone in Hershey, PA

Wondering if the AACA Auto Museum in Hershey, PA is worth the trip? We've been to Hershey many times and the auto museum was the one place we hadn't visited, but I always wondered if it was worthwhile. I mean, what's there to see at an auto museum, right? Well, I can honestly tell you that we loved it! Read on to see why.



Valley Shepherd Creamery Tours: Spring Lambing Tour and More!

There are so many fun things to do in New Jersey. Today we had a chance to visit Valley Shepherd Creamery in Long Valley, New Jersey. Not only were we able to learn how cheese is made, but we were also able to meet the cheesemakers, and hold newborn lambs!!!  Need I say more? So come along and see what it's like to visit this fabulous local creamery, and then schedule a visit of your own.