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10 Family-Friendly Water Parks

10 AWESOME New Jersey Waterparks 

It makes for a fun family day to beat the summer heat at a waterpark. There are some great waterparks right here in New Jersey that offer great family fun. Grab the sunblock and towels. Here are some New Jersey waterparks for your family to explore this summer.

Family-Friendly Festivals in August

Top Family-Friendly Festivals in August in NJ

August brings beautiful weather and lots of family-friendly festivals. Festivals are so much fun for New Jersey families to attend. We are lucky to have so many great family-friendly festivals in our state featuring great food, music and family fun. See our top picks for August festivals.

Spray & Splash Parks - Cool Off in NJ

Spray & Splash Parks - Cool Off in NJ

Need to cool off? You are in luck. New Jersey has some fun spray & splash parks to visit on those hot summer days. Here are a few of our favorites. Be sure to let us know if your favorite isn't listed...we'll add it! Oh, don't forget to pack towels and suncreen.

Colorful Places to See Butterflies in NJ This Summer

Butterflies in New Jersey

Want to see hundreds of colorful butterflies up close? Fortunately, in New Jersey there are many places you can visit and see these beauties!  It's a great family event. My kids love looking at them closely with a magnifying glass.

Even though World of Wings recently closed, there are still many wonderful places to see butterflies in New Jersey.

10 Family-Friendly Festivals in May in NJ

10 Family-Friendly Festivals in May

It's the perfect time of year to attend a festival.

The weather is mild, skies are blue and flowers are blooming. We love the month of May and all the family-friendly festivals that come with it. Festivals are so much fun for New Jersey families to attend. We are lucky to have so many great family-friendly festivals in our state featuring great food, music and family fun.

Celebrate Earth Day in NJ

Earth Day Events in New Jersey

Celebrate Mother Earth on Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event to promote awareness and appreciation for the Earth's environment. It is held on April 22nd. Spend some time outdoors with your New Jersey family on Earth Day. There are some great Earth Day events and celebrations scheduled in New Jersey. Happy Earth Day!

Spring Break Day Trips 2017

Spring Break Day Trips 2017

The words we don't want to hear from the kids roar during spring break, "I'm bored." Let's keep the kids busy and happy during spring break. There are some great day trip opportunities to explore. Here are a few suggestions for places to visit. Don't worry! We've got you covered should it rain during this week.

10 Easter Brunches in Northern NJ

10 Easter Brunches in North New Jersey

Celebrate Easter Sunday with your New Jersey family with a special brunch. One thing to note, Easter brunches are popular. Make sure to secure your reservations in advance. Here are 10 places in North New Jersey for Easter brunch.  

10 Places for Indoor Family Fun

Indoor Play Centers in NJ

When the weather won't let the kids play outside, no worries!  Try one of the larger indoor play centers in New Jersey. The kids can play for hours. 

Whether it is bouncing on gigantic inflatables, basketball courts, video games or good old fashioned playground fun, just walk in to get started!

Unique Story Times in New Jersey

Story Times in New Jersey

There are many events across New Jersey to encourage and celebrate reading. Story times are a great way to bring the love of reading to the little ones. There are many different story time events held in New Jersey from those at your local or neighboring library, retail stores like Barnes & Noble and Pottery Barn Kids, and even some unique ones.

10 Ways to Embrace Winter in NJ

Embrace Winter with Your New Jersey Family

Winter is here in New Jersey. We already went sledding in December. The kids loved it. Winter brings some fun activities and events for your New Jersey family to enjoy. Embrace winter with your New Jersey family.

Top 10 Easy-to-Manage School Fundraisers

Back to School, Back to Fundraisers

I'm sure you've heard about it. The PTA for a Texas school decided to cut to the chase last year in their fundraising efforts. In lieu of sending students home with the challenge of selling and delivering a product to their neighbors, parents' co-workers and relatives, this PTA offered an alternative fundraiser. See the photo for the specifics.