Bye Bye Summer Travels…

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As summer slowly comes to an end here in New York, we’re getting ready for back-to-school (next week, yay!) and I’m really looking forward to getting my routine back. We had a super fun summer with trips to Splish Splash, Sesame Place, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Long Island and most recently Punta Cana to visit our pal […]

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5 Great Shows for Kids in NYC

5 Great Shows for Kids in NYC

New York City is known for its vast theater performances and kids are encouraged to take in live shows before they even start talking. Now that my six-year old daughter has moved beyond Sesame Street, Disney On Ice and Pinkalicious shows, we’ve been having the best time exploring performances all over town. If you’re looking for some family friendly theater […]

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Top 10 Tips for Visiting Sesame Place, PA

Top 10 Tips for Visiting Sesame Place, PA

Furry Sesame Street characters, musical shows, water park rides and amusement park fun await junior travelers at Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA. My daughter first visited Sesame Place when she was three and enjoyed it even more this summer as an adventurous six-year old. Sesame Place is a great choice for toddlers and big kids as it can be done in one day or […]

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Who Lives in a Pineapple Under the Sea? Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana Unveils The Pineapple

Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana Unveils Luxe Pineapple Villa

I’ve got some really exciting news to share!  SpongeBob SquarePants has invited my daughter and I to visit him and see his new villa at the newly opened five-star Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. We can’t wait to see him and check out The Pineapple villa. This is really big news for family travelers as […]

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My Favorite Back-to-School Supplies for Globetrotting Kids

My Favorite Back-to-School Supplies for Globetrotting Kids

Tis the season for back-to-school shopping so I’m here to share some of my favorite picks. These items are perfect for back-to-school supplies but can also be used on while vacationing (win, win) so be sure to stock up. DIY Patch Designs – Kids love to personalize their items and when I saw these colorful […]

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Great Vacation Books for Kids

Great Vacation Books for Kids. Globetrotting Mommy.

If you think summer vacation reading is just for grown ups, think again!  Help kids keep up their reading skills over summer (and sneak in some learning) with these easy-to-pack books for kids… 5 Great Vacation Books for kids… 50 Things You Should Know About American Presidents – Elementary school age kids are fascinated with history and this book […]

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Water Parks 101: What to Bring Plus Kalahari Resort Giveaway!

Water Parks 101: What to bring plus Kalahari Resort giveaway! Splashdown Safari is the main attraction at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos.

If you follow me on Instagram, you know my family and I love to visit water parks. Indoor water parks are fantastic in winter (or extreme heat) while outdoor water parks are perfect for a sunny day. If you’re planning a water park trip, here’s a run down on everything you’ll want to bring. And, if you’ve never been […]

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Vacation or Staycation: The Best Summer Clothes for Girls

Vacation or Staycation: The Best Summer Clothes for Girls.

If you’ve got a picky little fashionista in your house, read on for my picks for the Best Summer Clothes for Girls at home and on vacation. When my daughter turned three, she started to choose her own outfits, shoes and accessories. Some matched and others didn’t but I loved seeing her creative juices flow as […]

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The Rockettes New York Spectacular – Awesome Summer Fun for Families

The Rockettes New York Spectacular - Awesome Summer Fun for Families

Seeing the Rockettes perform at Radio City Music Hall is one of my favorite New York City winter activities. Watching their synchronized dancing, fighting the Rock Center crowds and seeing the iconic Christmas tree just never gets old. When my daughter saw a poster for The New York Spectacular, the Rockettes’ summer show, she immediately begged to go and I […]

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Vacation or Staycation: The Best Summer Shoes for Kids

Vacation or Staycation: The Best Summer Shoes for Kids. Stride Rite Phibians are great for water play. Stride Rite, Water Shoes for kids, best Kids sneakers

If there’s one thing my daughter outgrows more than anything else, it would be shoes. If your kids need some new summer shoes, here are my suggestions for the Best Summer Shoes for Kids at home and away…. UNEEK by Keen Kids Looking for some stylish shoes for your mini fashionista? These open air sneakers are sure […]

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