Category: day trips

Untermyer Parks and Gardens in Yonkers

“Mommy, I don’t want to go home now!” exclaims my 4 year old daughter as we finish grocery shopping.  Not wanting to either, I break out my phone and Google parks near our location.  I […]

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester

Apple Moms Karen and Nicole plus their kids checked out Legoland Discovery Center Westchester in Yonkers! Just like the movie “Everything is Awesome!” Located at Ridge Hill in Yonkers, it is accessible i87 and the major […]

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge Trip Review

We jumped in the car and headed north to the beautiful Lake George area, where we checked into the awesome Six Flags Great Escape Lodge. Super close to the Hudson Valley!! My son was excited […]

Washington Irving’s Sunnyside

Historic Hudson Valley has 7 sites that offer a blast into the past for families to visit.  Washington Irving’s Sunnyside House is located on the Tarrytown/Irvington border along the Hudson River on 10 acres, which […]

Berenstain Bears LIVE In NYC

Guess what you can see on the weekends all summer long your little ones.  Their own Off-Broadway kid show: Berenstains Bears LIVE in NYC.   This adorable 55minute long production will keep the kids in […]

Visiting Mystic Aquarium

My 4 year old and I love aquariums, it’s kind of our thing to check out the closest aquarium wherever we are visiting.  So when we were asked to review Mystic, my daughter jumped for joy.  Living in the Hudson […]


THE RIDE uses New York City and its renowned landmarks as the backdrop for a theatrical event that blurs the boundary between tour and performance. The city becomes a stage, and soon you can’t tell […]

Review: A Day Out with Thomas, Strasburg Rail Road

Last week we attended our third Day Out with Thomas event and our second hosted by the Strasburg Rail Road in Ronks, PA. Day Out with Thomas (DOWT) events are a favorite of our Apple […]

National Parks #findyourpark

I have been fascinated with National Parks since I was a kid, I would read about them, write reports on them and dream about visiting.  Which I did get to with my family.  Now as […]

New Buccaneer Beach at Six Flags Great Escape

  My family and I were able to check out the NEW Buccaneer Beach at Six Flags Great Escape, a pirate themed kids water park at the Six Flags Great Escape in Lake George.  I […]