4 Ways to Bond with Your Niece or Nephew

Being an aunt was always exciting to me. From playing “family” with my little sister to actually living it, being “Auntie Joey” is one of the best names I have. I’ve done late nights and early mornings, hospital visits, being covered in bodily fluids, the first day of school, punishments, tantrums, accomplishments and a whole lot more. I often get questioned by friends and followers about how I’m so close...

Celebrating Summer at Splish Splash Waterpark

Splish Splash Kiddie Slides

Many thanks to Splish Splash Waterpark for providing complimentary tickets. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. June has a busy month for my family. School is over, both of my nieces celebrated birthdays, and my nephew is going to kindergarten come fall. To wrap all the celebrations in one fun-filled day, we took a day trip to Splish Splash Waterpark last weekend. Below are our favorite rides for the day....

NYC Transit Museum

NYC Transit Museum

howsA few days before the Thanksgiving holiday, my sister and I took my nieces and nephews on a trip to the NYC Transit Museum. My nephew expressed his interest in trains and buses and it was a nice day out, so we all hopped on the train towards downtown Brooklyn. The cool thing about the NYC Transit Museum is it’s inside an old subway station. There are a number of...

Favorite Trucks at the Philly Cheesesteak Festival

I was provided press passes to the Philly Cheesesteak Festival. In late October, my sister, niece, nephews and I took a day trip to Philadelphia for the first Philly Cheesesteak Festival. Since I was there as press and my niece and youngest nephew wanted to have some fun, I decided to let them choose their favorites as we ate samples. This was also their first time having cheesesteaks. Check out our top three...

Day Trip to Legoland ® Florida

Day Trip to Legoland® Florida

Many thanks to Legoland® Florida for providing complimentary Legoland® Water Park combo tickets. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. On our last day of vacation in Central Florida, my sister, brother-in-law and I took a day trip to Legoland® Florida with the kids. located in Winter Haven, Florida and opens from 10 AM to 7 PM. The water park is opened until 6 PM. During the summer, they...

Fun Things To Do On The Disney Boardwalk

things to do on the Disney Boardwalk

My nieces and nephews loved the Disney Boardwalk so much last year, I suggested we go again during our family trip in Central Florida. Our villa rental was about 15 minutes from the Disney theme parks, so travel time was a breeze. If you’ve never been, here’s a list of fun things to do on the Disney Boardwalk.    Watch Street Performers Jugglers, comedians, magicians, and musicians often come out to...