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Top 10 Places We Visited in 2016

2016 has been a fun travel year for our family. We have been able to visit and explore a variety of different places in the United States. This past year our family was able to visit both the east coast and the west…


Visiting Knoebels Amusement Park

Knoebels America's Largest Free-Admission Amusement Park

For the past couple of years, we have spent Labor Day weekend at Knoebels Amusement Park in Elysburg, PA. The park is open weekends in May, September and October and open every day June – August. This post may contain affiliate links. Knoebels…


Tips for Visiting Valley Forge

If you’re looking for something to do in the Philadelphia area Valley Forge is just a short drive away. This post may contain affiliate links Valley Forge is the site of the winter encampment of the continental army, during the American Revolution. The…


Weekend Exploring in the Poconos Mountains

Are you planning a trip to the Pocono Mountains or dreaming of a future vacation? Here is what we did on our weekend in the Poconos, maybe you can add some of these ideas to your vacation itinerary. This post may contain affiliate links. …


Staying at the Shawnee Village Resort

While on our weekend in the Poconos we stayed at the Wyndham Shawnee Village Resort. The two bedroom condo was located in the Depuy Village. This post may contain affiliate links.  The condo was nice and spacious. It was a little dated but well…


One of A Kind Candy Store in the Poconos

This post is part three in the weekend in the Poconos series. Today I want to share with you this one of a kind candy store that we found. This post may contain affiliate links.  The Country Kettle Candy and Gift Shop is a…


Unique Pocono Mountain Bakery

This is the second post in my weekend in the Poconos series if you missed my post yesterday be sure to go and read about Visiting Bushkill Falls.  On our weekend trip to the Poconos we visited Village Farmer and Bakery. This post may…


Visiting Bushkill Falls – A few Tips

This past weekend our family spent some time at Bushkill Falls in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. We really enjoyed our time hiking and exploring. After researching about Bushkill Falls I found that there are a variety of different trails, and one of…


Visiting Gettysburg, PA – A Few Tips

We love visiting Gettysburg, the drive from Maryland to Pennsylvania is beautiful (and there isn’t as much traffic as heading south).  This post may contain affiliate links Visiting Gettysburg one of our favorite day trips.  Each time we visit I learn something new!…


1 of the Best Places to Eat in Lancaster, PA – DJ’s Taste of the 50’s Diner

We stopped at a 50’s Diner in Lancaster – if you are ever in the area the Diner should be on your must try list. The burgers where really good. The decor and experience took you back to a different time. Also to…