the best Philadelphia area attractions for families with special needs

best attractions for special needs kids

Several years ago, I had an epiphany. It was after a celebration that I had attended for the anniversary of ADA. ADA was obviously landmark legislation and has completely changed the way we view many things in our society. But we’re still not there. I approached then editor of MetroKids about this idea. I remember [...]

Weekly listing of free or frugal fun family activities~weekend of September 26

free frugal family fun

Every week I publish a list of free or low-cost activities for your family. At the very least, every activity has a discount code or coupon available. Keeping the kids busy and entertained is hard, doing it on a budget is even harder. So here you go, here is this week’s list. I usually start [...]

dinner and a movie~with Netflix and Turbo~family fun night for $15

Family Fun Night for under $15

I am really excited about the September initiative from Netflix. I know, if you’re like me, you read a headline and see “oh, family fun night, dinner and a movie, we should do that.” But honestly, tonight we are doing this one, either tonight or tomorrow night. With winter weather coming, I am going to [...]

{TGIF} Fun Friday Blog Giveaway Linkup~weekend of September 26

best blog giveaway linkup

Happy Friday! Most kids are back in school and hopefully you’re back in your routines. I’m still struggling here a bit, we’ve had lots of changes recently, but hope to be on track soon. So welcome to the Best Blog Giveaway Linkup or Blog Giveaway Linky on the web! This weekly blog giveaway linkup is [...]

The Count’s Spooktacular at Sesame Place~put it on your family’s fall bucket list!

sesame street count

I can’t believe it is only the second full day of fall…and we have already been to Sesame Place TWICE for the Count’s Spooktacular. We went on Saturday for the Grand Opening of the event and again yesterday morning to help promote the event on Good Day Philadelphia. Sesame Place has added a few new [...]