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Spray & Splash Parks - Cool Off in NJ

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Spray & Splash Parks - Cool Off in NJ

Need to cool off? You are in luck. New Jersey has some fun spray & splash parks to visit on those hot summer days. Here are a few of our favorites. Be sure to let us know if your favorite isn't listed...we'll add it! Oh, don't forget to pack towels and suncreen.

Colorful Places to See Butterflies in NJ This Summer

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Butterflies in New Jersey

Want to see hundreds of colorful butterflies up close? Fortunately, in New Jersey there are many places you can visit and see these beauties!  It's a great family event. My kids love looking at them closely with a magnifying glass.

Even though World of Wings recently closed, there are still many wonderful places to see butterflies in New Jersey.

10 Family-Friendly Festivals in May in NJ

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10 Family-Friendly Festivals in May

It's the perfect time of year to attend a festival.

The weather is mild, skies are blue and flowers are blooming. We love the month of May and all the family-friendly festivals that come with it. Festivals are so much fun for New Jersey families to attend. We are lucky to have so many great family-friendly festivals in our state featuring great food, music and family fun.

Celebrate Earth Day in NJ

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Earth Day Events in New Jersey

Celebrate Mother Earth on Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event to promote awareness and appreciation for the Earth's environment. It is held on April 22nd. Spend some time outdoors with your New Jersey family on Earth Day. There are some great Earth Day events and celebrations scheduled in New Jersey. Happy Earth Day!

Spring Break Day Trips 2017

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Spring Break Day Trips 2017

The words we don't want to hear from the kids roar during spring break, "I'm bored." Let's keep the kids busy and happy during spring break. There are some great day trip opportunities to explore. Here are a few suggestions for places to visit. Don't worry! We've got you covered should it rain during this week.

10 Easter Brunches in Northern NJ

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10 Easter Brunches in North New Jersey

Celebrate Easter Sunday with your New Jersey family with a special brunch. One thing to note, Easter brunches are popular. Make sure to secure your reservations in advance. Here are 10 places in North New Jersey for Easter brunch.  

10 Places for Indoor Family Fun

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Indoor Play Centers in NJ

When the weather won't let the kids play outside, no worries!  Try one of the larger indoor play centers in New Jersey. The kids can play for hours. 

Whether it is bouncing on gigantic inflatables, basketball courts, video games or good old fashioned playground fun, just walk in to get started!

Unique Story Times in New Jersey

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Story Times in New Jersey

There are many events across New Jersey to encourage and celebrate reading. Story times are a great way to bring the love of reading to the little ones. There are many different story time events held in New Jersey from those at your local or neighboring library, retail stores like Barnes & Noble and Pottery Barn Kids, and even some unique ones.

10 Ways to Embrace Winter in NJ

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Embrace Winter with Your New Jersey Family

Winter is here in New Jersey. We already went sledding in December. The kids loved it. Winter brings some fun activities and events for your New Jersey family to enjoy. Embrace winter with your New Jersey family.

Top 10 Easy-to-Manage School Fundraisers

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Back to School, Back to Fundraisers

I'm sure you've heard about it. The PTA for a Texas school decided to cut to the chase last year in their fundraising efforts. In lieu of sending students home with the challenge of selling and delivering a product to their neighbors, parents' co-workers and relatives, this PTA offered an alternative fundraiser. See the photo for the specifics.

10 Stores That Offer FREE Events for Kids

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10 Retail Stores That Offer FREE Events for Kids

What's better than a FREE activity for the kids? Here are OVER 10 retail stores that offer free activities and events for the kids. Free family fun for New Jersey families!

Please note: Lowe's Build and Grow workshops are now longer going to be held. The last workshop was held in Dec 2016.

10 Indoor Places for Toddler Fun in NJ

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Fun Places for Preschoolers When the Weather Isn't Cooperating!

They are five years old or younger and FULL of energy. Wondering what to do with your preschoolers and toddlers on a rainy or cold or even snowy or very humid day? Here are a few places to consider. Here are 10 Places for Toddler Fun in New Jersey.