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Mini Golf Courses, Big Experiences

No if’s, and’s or putts about it — golf in all its forms is a great excuse to plan a Father’s Day getaway around. The Big Guy in your life can have loads of fun with the little ones, too, at these colorful courses designed with whimsy in mind. No matter whether you call it […]

5 East-Coast Beaches Worth Visiting

Ready or not, it’s nearly beach season and the kids will be out of school before you know it.  Check out these top beaches along the East Coast for some summer inspiration. Long Beach Island, New Jersey The Jersey Shore is famous for a lot of things, but some of the lesser-known wonders, including Long […]

Farms for Fall Family Fun

From northern New Jersey to Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, farms in the Middle Atlantic states are geared up to celebrate the harvest. Kids of all ages can share in the fun, which ranges from apple picking and hayrides to jack-o-lantern carving and getting lost in a baffling corn maze. In New Jersey Alstede Farms in Chester […]

Dog Days of Summer

Reward your good boys and girls — dogs, of course, with a special day out. After a long summer traveling with days out of the house away from your pooch, Doggie Dash is a great way to show some pup-appreciation. Wildwood, New Jersey, goes to the dogs, literally, during Morey’s Pier’s annual event, Sept. 8. Guests […]

Cultivating Interest in the Environment Through Farm Vacations

While the whole “farm-to-table” thing evolved from a rarified restaurant trend to a well-trodden marketing phrase, a family agricultural experience has potential to instill the good eating habits and environmental stewardship that will last well into adulthood. And why not, especially with childhood obesity statistics that constantly garner headlines? Generations of parents had to address […]