Maine Bucket List – Reasons To Visit The Pine Tree State

Whether you’re calling it The Pine Tree State or Vacationland, there’s no doubt that both nicknames for the state of Maine were coined for a reason.  There is so much to do in this picturesque state that one vacation here will leave you planning the next one just to see the places you’ve missed. Here’s a list of just a few of the offerings that you’re sure to love in the great state of Maine. Things To Do In Maine 1. Acadia National Park – Being the easternmost of the 58 parks in the National Park system, Acadia boasts granite peaks for hiking, historic carriage roads for biking, and scenery that … [Read more...]

Lake Magic RV Resort – Clermont, FL

Planning on visiting Orlando soon? Want to be right by all the hottest local attractions? Then you want to stay at Lake Magic RV Resort! It's a quiet place to relax that provides excellent accessibility to everything Orlando has to offer (and  6 minutes from Walt Disney World!)This 67 acre resort is open year round and has 0ver 450 sites to choose from.Traveling in a huge coach? Not a problem.  A small pop up? Lake Magic can accommodate that too. Their over-sized RV lots can accommodate any size rig and all lots have 30 and 50 amp electric, water, sewer and cable.Even if you don't have an RV, Lake Magic … [Read more...]

Vermont Bucket List- Reasons To Visit The Green Mountain State

Making lasting memories in Vermont is an easy thing to do when you realize how much there is to see and do in the Green Mountain state. Things To Do In Vermont 1. The Bennington Monument – Considered by many as the turning point in the Revolutionary War, the Battle of Bennington was commemorated with this monument that is over 306’ tall. Completed and dedicated in 1891, this blue-grey Magnesian limestone structure stands tribute to those that made the United States possible. 2. Bolton Potholes- A popular swimming spot for locals. The "potholes" are made up of 5 waterfalls that each create their own … [Read more...]

Duck Donuts – Lancaster, PA

Disclosure: Our afternoon snack was provided compliments of Duck Donuts. When it comes to donuts, everyone knows that it’s true, there is nothing like a freshly made warm donut or two or three... Thankfully if you're in the Lancaster area you can stop by Duck Donuts and get a dozen warm, delicious vanilla cake donuts that are crispy on the outside, fluffy on the inside and made to order.Ordering is simple. You start with a bare donut and select a coating (like chocolate), then a topping (like oreos) and then a drizzle (like hot fudge).  You can also order from their favorite combination menu, or … [Read more...]

5 Free Things To Do With Kids in Orlando, FL

Orlando is known bet for their amazing theme parks, but there are also many free kids’ activities in Orlando. You don’t need a ton of money for a fun weekend with the family or a play date adventure. During the winter, we spent the majority of our time in or near Orlando and have found a ton of free things to do. Below are our favorites. 1. Lake Eola Park- This 43-acre recreational area is in the heart of downtown Orlando. There is a large playground with activities for every age, picnic spots along the shore and swans to feed. You can enjoy spectacular views of Orlando’s skyline and marvel at iconic … [Read more...]

5 Free Things To Do With Kids in Philadelphia, PA

Visiting center city Philadelphia with kids can feel a bit overwhelming. By the time you find a place to park your car and decide what kind of public transportation your going to take form place to place you are mentally exhausted and probably at least $100.00 poorer. (Bringing your dog? Make sure to read the best places to go with your dog.) The following five places are free to visit and provided my family hours of entertainment even with young children. Liberty Bell Center: You will find larger-than-life historic documents and images inside the expansive, light-filled Liberty Bell Center as you … [Read more...]

Florida Bucket List – Reasons To Visit The Sunshine State

Florida is a state many, many people vacation to. Typical families pay visits to Disney World or Universal, but when the Florida Bucket List below is a complete list of things that my family has researched and added to our 'must see' list! If you love food, make sure you check out the Foodie Bucket List for Florida. Enjoy. Things To Do In Florida 1. Three Sisters Springs: This unique and critical natural warm-water refuge for the endangered Florida Manatee has crystal clear water. Plus, if you go during the winter months you get to swim with Manatees.  Orlando Sentinel 2. Weeki Wachee Springs State … [Read more...]