The Week Ahead for South Florida 1/21/16

Green Cay Nature Center

The calendar is filling up quickly!  Please make sure that we don’t miss your next event and submit your event today! Click Here for the full list of upcoming events!  or scroll down for this weeks events! Diary of a Continue reading

The Week Ahead for South Florida – Getting out in Nature

Yamato Srub Natural Area Landscape

Take advantage of the cooler weather and head out to the parks!  Yes, it’s hiking time!  Learn how to start your family out walking/hiking with 5 Tips to Hiking with Kids.  Take a walk with the kids at a nearby Continue reading

The Week Ahead for South Florida: Pumpkins, Fall & Halloween

Fall Leaves because we don't get to do this in South Florida

  Fall is finally here!  There are dozens of fun activities on the calendar for the next couple of week!  I have the short list for you, but you can Click Here for the full list of upcoming events! Shriek Continue reading

The Week Ahead: More Summer Deals and Free Programs

Pondhawk Nature Area

This week we have even more summer fun for you to check out!  Keeping Up With Kids is your best resource for summer fun!  I have listed below some more making  the list of our favorite summer deals and places Continue reading

Things I Wish I Knew Before my First (4) Hurricane(s)

Hurricane Wilma – Fort Lauderdale by LM Burton

Hurricane season is right at our doorstep.  I wanted to compile some of the things we learned in 2004 & 2005.  I wish I knew these things before the storms. I worked in West Palm Beach at the time and Continue reading

The Week Ahead for South Florida 1/8/15

Daggerwing Nature Center

Okay, I had to type and retype that headline 3 times! 2015! Happy New Year! I wanted to take a moment to thank you all for reading the site.  I hope you and families have a fabulous new year in Continue reading

Castaway Island Water Park at TY Park in Hollywood

Castaway Island at TY Park interactive pool.

I wanted to take a moment to share my thoughts on Castaway Island Water Park at Topeekeegee Yugnee (TY) Park in Hollywood Florida! I will start by saying that I can’t believe I have lived in South Florida for so Continue reading