Free and Inexpensive Family-friendly Fun Near Washington, DC

Before you can head into the city, you’ll need to find a family-friendly home base for your traveling tribe. Don’t waste your time bouncing between hotel and online travel agency sites. Head over to vacationrenter.com to see all listings and get to planning your family adventure in the DC/Maryland/Virginia area. You’ll find the best Vacation Rentals from all the top sites, all in one place. Continue reading Free and Inexpensive Family-friendly Fun Near Washington, DC

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg, TN is an Epic Family Experience

This amazing aquarium was voted the #1 aquarium in the United States, and the reasons are very clear. It is awesome! There is an underwater tunnel the size of a football field, kid-sized tunnels and corners throughout the building, and tons of amazing underwater life to explore. Continue reading Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg, TN is an Epic Family Experience

Wegmans Wonderplace in Washington, DC is an epic, interactive playroom

Have you heard of Wegmans Wonderplace?  We hadn’t until today, and it was such a fun surprise.  It is a 1700-square-foot interactive space and permanent exhibit that welcomes curious kids age 0-6.  The room is equipped with a toddler dream kitchen, blocks galore, walls with knobs, locks, switches, and an indoor farm complete with a chicken coop.  I was worried we had trekked all the … Continue reading Wegmans Wonderplace in Washington, DC is an epic, interactive playroom

A fun-filled, toddler-friendly day at Silverman’s Farm in Easton, CT

We spent the afternoon at Silverman’s Farm in Easton, CT.  The kids had a blast.  They got to see and feed buffalo, llamas, alpacas, sheep, goats, fallow deer, emus, and long-horn cattle. After we made our way around the farm, we stopped at one of the inviting picnic tables for a bite to eat.  We also climbed on the huge Thomas the Tank Engine for … Continue reading A fun-filled, toddler-friendly day at Silverman’s Farm in Easton, CT

Toddler Fun at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC

When I told my crew I wanted to check out the National Building Museum, they looked at me kind of sideways.  Turns out, it may be one of the best kept secrets in DC, for those of us with Littles between the ages of 2 and 6 or so.  It is such a blast! The stroller accessible entrance is off of G Street, and there is ample … Continue reading Toddler Fun at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC

Top 5 Reasons to Take Your Toddler to Temple Hall Farm in Leesburg, VA

Temple Hall Farm is a working farm that allows the public to visit April through November.  There is a nice variety of farm animals housed on an absolutely gorgeous property with beautiful views in every direction. So, why should you check it out? 1. Farm Animals – your little one will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with cows, chickens, sheep, turkeys and many … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Take Your Toddler to Temple Hall Farm in Leesburg, VA