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adventure park heritage

This summer we visited the The Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens while on vacation down the Cape.  It was on our bucket list of things to do during our week away, and it did not disappoint!  Our three children, (ages 11, 9 and 7) had a blast there, and still talk about how amazing it was to complete the courses.  Despite a few frustrations, the kids really enjoyed the day, and can’t wait to go back when they are old enough to attack the next level of challenges.

A few observations and points to keep in mind:  [click to continue…]


lego001Legoland Discovery Center Boston, which opened last spring, is a popular destination for parents in Boston and the surrounding areas.  Geared towards children ages 3-10, the 44,000-square-foot space jam packed with activities,  including multiple Lego building stations/interactive areas, two Lego rides, a 4D theater, an interactive Lego factory tour,  Lego Miniland featuring replicas of Boston landmarks built out of Lego bricks, a cafe and more.  We got a sneak peak before they opened last spring, read about it here).

Now the folks at Legoland are adding even more fun with the brand new Ninjago Training Camp!  This new attraction will be open for the first time on Saturday, March 14th at 10am, and includes a laser maze and LEGO Ninjago-themed interactive experiences based on the popular Lego line. [click to continue…]


mass audubon snowy owl

All this cold New England weather doesn’t stop Mass Audubon from hosting family friendly activities that are as fun as they are educational.  Check out what’s going on in the North River Sanctuary this month, and throughout the winter!  [click to continue…]


Looking for last minute holiday gift ideas? The Raynham Flea Market has over 600 booths, each with fun holiday finds for your friends, colleagues and family!

For the little ones in your life:|
There are an abundance of great toys, books and stuffed animals for the little loves of your life. From a Thomas & Friends lunch box to crayons, stuffed animals and cute personalized bibs and art work, the variety of stocking stuffers and toys to make your kids smile are endless. We even found some high end Minnetonka slippers [click to continue…]