Don’t Forget to Pack These Items When Visiting Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is a popular family vacation destination, and with good reason. Not only are there dozens of ways to take in the splendor of one of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world, there are hundreds of other activities to fill your days. From museums and aquariums to hiking and biking to immense arcades and water parks, Niagara Falls has it all. With so much to do and see, you might be wondering how to pack for your adventure. We’ve put together a list of things that you … [Read more...]

The Best Eats In Troy New York

The state of New York is an excellent haven for foodies. Almost every city in New York has excellent restaurants to boast. One of these cities is Troy. You can find whatever you are looking for: Asian, Mediterranean, Italian, and of course, the classic American cuisine. Whatever type of cuisine you seek and crave for, they have a restaurant for you. Here are some of the best eats that you can find in Troy, New York: Dinosaur Barbeque Dinosaur Barbeque is a household name, not just … [Read more...]

5 Fun Cities to Visit on a Budget

Taking a trip to the city should not have to cost you an arm and a leg. In many cases, most cities are quite walkable and offer a variety of activities to occupy a single day trip. This way, you avoid the costs of an overnight stay, and you get to pack your day full of sightseeing and exploring. When on a budget, you may think that all of your destinations for city visits would have to be small and off the beaten path. However, the following guide will show you that cities, from big to small, … [Read more...]

Things To Do With Kids in New York City

New York City is one of the most desired travel destinations among families. For many, the bright lights, masses of people and sheer size of the city are unimaginable. The whirlwind that is portrayed on TV and in movies make NYC all the more intriguing. What’s Not to Love? New Yorker’s are a breed of their own, the world witnessed this after 9/11. Their strength, resilience and the way they stand in solidarity makes outsiders want to experience to their culture.  From strong personalities … [Read more...]

Tips For Visiting the Statue of Liberty with Kids

One of the greatest symbols of the American spirit is the Statue of Liberty. If you are planning a trip to New York City, taking a cruise to the Statue of Liberty is a must. For parents bringing along their kids on this trip, making sure they have fun and stay safe should be a priority. While touring around this iconic landmark, you and your family will be able to get great views of Lower Manhattan, as well as enjoy the café and gift shop located around the Statue of Liberty. Check out the … [Read more...]

Kid-Friendly Tours in NYC

New York City is home to some of the best tours in the world, but not all of them are ideal for kids. There are a lot of attractions perfect for kids and families in the Big Apple, but finding a tour can be a great way to highlight even more of the history and culture found in NYC. When looking for a tour the entire family can enjoy, it’s important to keep in mind the way kids learn and respond to new experiences. Here are several kid-friendly tours of NYC which the whole can enjoy! See NYC … [Read more...]

Visiting New York City in the Winter

There’s something magical about the Big Apple during the wintertime! The winter months, though cold, can be a popular choice for travelers looking to explore NYC during the holidays. If you’ve never visited New York City during the winter, you might not be sure where to begin or what you need to pack to ensure the best stay. Here are tips for visiting New York City in the winter! Avoid busy holiday weekends if possible. Everyone knows one of the best times to take in the sights of the … [Read more...]

Popcornopolis Review #MomBlogTourFF

I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy's Bloggers and received Popcornopolis products to facilitate my review.  Popcorn has always been a favorite of mine.  Whether it's hot buttered popcorn, popcorn balls, or oher yummy popcorn treats - I love them all.  So when I found out Popcornopolis was one of the Mom Blog Tour sponsors, I was super excited to try them out.  I had seen them in our local Kroger store but hadn't tried them out yet.  Let me tell … [Read more...]