Top 5 Tips for Visiting The Statue of Liberty

Top 5 Tips for Visiting The Statue of Liberty. There are several spots to enjoy a picnic lunch on Liberty Island.

The Statue of Liberty is one of the world’s most visited monuments and a must for family visits to New York City. I took my daughter for her first time this summer and today I’m sharing my Top 5 Tips for Visiting The Statue of Liberty. Everyone rushes to visit The Statue of Liberty in the summer months […]

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Museum Day Live! – Smithsonian Magazine Offers Free Museum Day Across the US

Families can visit The Hershey Story Museum for free with Museum Day Live!

Mark your calendars! This September 26, 2015, Smithsonian Magazine is offering free museum day visits to more than 1,500 museums across the country with Museum Day Live! Families can check out hundreds of children’s museums, art institutes, science centers and other cultural institutions for free when they register for Museum Day Live! online. One ticket admits two guests so plan accordingly […]

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Bratz Dolls Encourage Girls to Travel the Globe

Bratz Dolls Encourage Girls to Travel the Globe with New Study Abroad Collection

One of the best times of my life was spent studying abroad in Rome during my junior year of college. I have such great memories of visiting the famed sights, eating tons of gelato (pizza too!) and living among the locals.  When I heard that Bratz was reintroducing a new doll collection featuring a group of five study […]

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Boston with Kids: Top 10 Family Friendly Attractions

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Boston is my home away from home and I never ever tire of traveling to Beantown.  I love that its an easy city to see by foot and that there are so many fun attractions for visitor of all ages. If you’re planning a trip to to New England, here are my Top 10 Things to do […]

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Back-to-School Must Haves for Home and Away

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Depending on where you live, kids go back-to-school sometime between now and early September. I love stocking up on back-to-school supplies and I especially love when my daughter can use these items on our travels. Here are my favorite Back-to-School Must Haves for Home and Away… Personalized Labels – If you didn’t already order these for summer […]

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Moving and grooving…

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As some of you know, I moved apartments this week and I’m sloooowly coming back to the surface.  Although I didn’t do all the packing, I imagine it would have been easier to pack for a trip around-the-world than my trip down the block… In other big and exciting news, I’ve joined the TravelMamas team of […]

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Five Beach Must Haves for Families

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Beach trips with kids are way different from beach trips without kids. Your days of relaxing in the sand with a good book may be over (for now) but here are Five Beach Must Haves for Families that will help you keep your sanity or at least help keep the sand out of your sandwich… 1) I’m […]

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Globetrotting Girls Alert: The Land of Nod’s New Dolls of The World

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My daughter’s bedroom features a collection of dolls from around the world garnered from our travels, kind friends and family (thanks Uncle Burt!). If you’re looking for a super cute way to decorate your daughter’s bedroom or playroom, look no further than The Land of Nod’s new Dolls of the World series. The 13″ dolls feature traditional […]

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Globetrotting Moms: Best Shoes for Traveling Near and Far

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On an average day here in NYC, I walk between three and five miles a day and when I travel, that number is even higher. After breaking my foot last summer, I’m now all about wearing supportive shoes that look good too. Here are some of my favorite summer choices in the Best Shoes for Traveling Near […]

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Top 10 Tips for Visiting Splish Splash, Long Island (and Discount Code!)

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Summer is fiiiinnaaallly here and that means time for some fun in the sun!  Splish Splash water park, one of the best NYC area water parks, is celebrating 25 years of fun so we hit the road to check it out.  Here are my Top 10 Tips for Visiting Splish Splash, Long Island: 1) Lather on […]

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