All posts tagged: Family Fun

Fun Day at Wild West City in NJ

Thank you Wild West City for hosting us. As always, all opinions are still 100% my own. Yesterday we had the opportunity to visit Wild West City for a day filled with fun and excitement. If you follow me on Instagram you probably got a peek of what we experienced, but if you have not I will tell you all details about this family fun day here on this post. Some of you might be asking what exactly is Wild West City. So lets get into it. What is Wild West City? Wild West City is a family-friendly western themed park that makes you feel like you are living in the 1800’s right in Dodge City, Kansas. They present an interactive adventure bringing tales of the wild west to life through historical characters, dramatizations and demonstrations by period craftsmen. These live action shows are presented every 15 minutes right on Main Street and there is even crowd participation including a few events with children participation. These live action shows were very fun to watch and …

Fun Night at the New Jersey State Fair Meadowlands

Thank you to State Fair Meadowlands for hosting us. As always, opinions are still 100% my own. Summer is officially here and we are ready for some fun! I’ve been looking for local things to do with kids this season and adding them all up to my bucket list. And to celebrate the first week of summer fun adventure, nothing better than a State Fair! Our family looks forward to State Fair Meadowlands every year! Last time we went though was when Gabriel was one year old, back in 2018. Then the following year Raphael was born and 2020 was canceled! So when we heard that this year they were opening, we had to visit! If you want to experience a big carnival fun this summer, State Fair Meadowlands is your destination. It’s located at MetLife Stadium parking lot from June 20th until July 11th. They are open weeknights from 5 pm to 12 am, Fridays from 3 pm to 1 am, Saturdays from 2 pm to 1 am and Sundays from 2 pm to …

Miracle Walk to Benefit the Saint Barnabas Medical Center NICU

On Sunday, October 13, 2019, I had the pleasure of attending the 19thannual Miracle Walk in honor of the Saint Barnabas Medical Center Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). I was invited by NJMOM and this was my first time walking and supporting this beautiful cause.Miracle Walk is an annual walk-a-thon to raise financial support for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. It was created by a family in gratitude for the care their daughter received during a three month stay in the Saint Barnabas Medical Center NICU.  A team of dedicated parents have joined together to organize and participate in this annual walk-a-thon to raise financial support for the NICU.  Over the years, Miracle Walk has raised more than $6 million to purchase advanced medical technology for the NICU. Friends and families may sponsor a walker, make a donation or walk any distance that is comfortable for them. It was a beautiful sunny Sunday and I attended with my husband and my kids (Gabriel 2.5 years old …