The Week Ahead; Earth Day Events

Bird Ridge Alaska by Tari Stage-Harvey

Happy Earth Day! I had to share this amazing photo taken by my childhood friend Tari Stage-Harvey near her home in Alaska. What a fantastic Earth Day photo! She has a blog called A Waste of Time where she has Continue reading

Summer Savings Pass 4 great Attractions for 1 Price

summerpass

We pick this up Summer Saving Pass up every year. It is a great deal, you get unlimited admission to four different attractions.  The Museum of Discovery and Science, Lion Country Safari, Miami Seaquarium, and Miami Metro Zoo. We went Continue reading

The Week Ahead for South Florida; Earth Day & Cutting off the Crusts

crusts cut off of bread

Okay parents, do you have something that you swore you would never do, like letting the kids run around while they eat, or cutting off the crusts of their sandwiches?  Apparently, I am fairly resentful of my defeat on that Continue reading

The Week Ahead: Water Parks & Splash Pads

Splash Pad A1A & Atlantic in Pompano Beach

The heat has turned up for certain and many of the local water parks have reopened for the summer.  (and no I don’t know why they close for the winter. )  You can check out the Water Play section under Continue reading

The Week Ahead for South Florida; Sandoway House & Museums

Sandoway House

It has been a tough week getting back into the swing of things with school.  I am beginning to think that Spring Break might just be cruel.  It was so easy to fall into the lazy days of summer, and Continue reading

The Week Ahead for South Florida: Homework, Playgrounds & Spring Break

Playground at Patch Reef Park in Boca Raton

We are in full Spring Break mode around here.  That means playgrounds, park, pool, beach and homework!  Yes, I said homework over Spring Break!  It’s okay, we found a way around it.  One of my daughters dear friends came over Continue reading

5 Tips for Hitting the Beach with Kids (Rip Current Warnings)

Beach with child by KUWK

I was greeted once again this morning with stories of lives lost due to rip currents. It breaks my heart every time I see it and it seems that it happens every holiday! With Spring Break in full swing, unfortunately Continue reading

5 Tips for Hitting the Beach with Kids

Fort Lauderdale Beach with pier in distance

With Spring Break in full swing, South Floridians, tourists and coastal dwellers everywhere will be spending more and more time at local beaches, It is important to make sure that this is a safe and fun event for the entire Continue reading