Day Trips, Hot Fun in the Summertime

Make a Splash at These Cool Water Playgrounds in New Jersey

Spraygrounds and Splash Pads in New Jersey

Hello summer heat! If you’re looking for a place to take little kids to cool off on hot summer days, you don’t have to travel very far. Just grab a towel and head to one of these cool, watery, and inexpensive Spraygrounds and Splash Pads in New Jersey:

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Arts & Culture, Museums, New York New York a Helluva Town

10 Unique Sleepover Spots For Families in NYC & NJ

American Museum of Natural History

Having a sleepover at a friend’s house is fun. Having a sleepover on a The Intrepid or at the American Museum of Natural History? That’s awesome! You can also catch some zzzs with zebras at the Bronx Zoo, spend a night on a real battleship in New Jersey, and sleep out under the stars in New York City!

Here are 10 unique sleepover spots for kids in NJ and New York City:

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Arts & Culture, Day Trips, Museums

Day Trip: Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, NJ

Liberty Science Center

With 12 exhibition halls, a “floating” Infinity Climberlive animals, a 3D theater, and the nation’s largest IMAX Dom (and much more!), Liberty Science Center (LSC) is one of my family’s favorite places to explore and spend the day.

Located in Jersey City, NJ, in Liberty State Park along the Hudson River with spectacular views of Manhattan, LSC is a 300,000-square-foot learning center with hands-on science exhibits for all ages.

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