Category Archives: Family Fun

Valentine Movies for Kids

Want to make Valentine’s Day special for the entire family? There is a great selection of Valentine movies for kids currently available on DVD that the whole family can enjoy. I love Valentine’s Day. It’s a bright spot a midst all the gloom and dreariness of winter. Valentines Day isn’t just about couples though. I think it is… Read More »

Fun Things to Do in Frankenmuth Michigan

There are tons of fun things to do in Frankenmuth Michigan. With plenty of options for shopping, dining, and fun family activities, Frankenmuth is the perfect weekend getaway. We had the opportunity to visit Frankenmuth over Spring Break this year.  It was a short trip – just 3 days – but it was nice to get out of town… Read More »

5 Fun Ways to Beat Summer Boredom

If your kids are anything like mine, now is the point of the summer where you start hearing the words “I’m bored. There’s nothing to do.” on a regular basis. Despite having a room full of toys and electronics, my two youngest daughters can’t seem to find anything to entertain themselves. So what’s a mom to do? Over… Read More »

Visit the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Park

The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Park in Hodgenville, Kentucky, is a great place for the whole family to visit. This historic site features a visitor’s center with numerous Lincoln exhibits, a 19th century cabin, a Memorial, and over a mile of hiking trails through the land that the Lincoln family once owned. The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace was established… Read More »

Hidden West Milton Cascades

I love to visit waterfalls. There is something so peaceful and tranquil about the sound of water rushing over rocks. I thought I had visited all the waterfalls in our area until I learned about the hidden West Milton Cascades, just a short drive from Dayton, Ohio. The West Milton Cascades have 2 main drops and then a… Read More »

Kentucky Natural Bridge State Park

Last Saturday morning, we packed a picnic basket and hit the road. Our destination? Kentucky’s Natural Bridge State Park. This natural wonder features several challenging hikes, but the stunning views that await you make it all worth it. A Rainy Start We arrived around lunch time – in a downpour!  We had driven three hours to get there, so we… Read More »