Newport Aquarium – Newport, KY

Disclosure: My family was provided complimentary admission to Newport Aquarium. The Newport Aquarium, which is just a two minutes drive from Downtown Cincinnati is a must see when in the area. Inside there is showcases for thousands of animals from around the world in over a million gallons of water. Guests young and old can touch a shark, meet a penguin up close, visit the new jellyfish nursery and more.The aquarium is packed with different exhibits, with the newest being Seahorses Unbridled Fun. With a head like a horse, snout like an aardvark and belly pouch like a kangaroo- seahorses are anything … [Read more...]

Kenisee Lake RV Campground – Jefferson, OH

Kenisee Lake campground is the perfect place to escape to if your looking to get back in touch with nature. We visited this park for only a few days, but my kids still talk about their adventures here. The entire park is surrounded by pristine waters and towering foliage. It is the perfect place to disconnect and escape the hustle and bustle for a few days. This preserve has a beautiful lake, three ponds and lots of campsites in a variety of settings ... heavily wooded sites, clear and open camping, or scenic sites with a lake view. We had no problem finding a site, the map inside the office clearly … [Read more...]

South Carolina Bucket List -Reasons To Visit The Palmetto State

Visiting South Carolina on vacation? Or simply passing through? Finding things to do could be a bit hard, if you are not sure where to start looking. Many awesome places can be found off the beaten path, but a few of my favorites are missing. Check out the few places I strongly suggest you visit by reading my South Carolina Bucket list below! Things To Do In South Carolina 1: Ovis Hill Farm-  This family-owned working sheep ranch features a store offering locally-produced food and crafts. Each year they have a family fall festival that has activities for everyone, like making your own butter. 2: La … [Read more...]

PA Dutch Country RV Resort – Manheim, PA

Located almost right in between Lancaster and Hershey Pennsylvania you will find the cozy and tree filled campground we have spent lots of time at this summer- PA Dutch Country.Open from April to October the campground features 247 sites, many of them offering plenty of shade. We had no problem at all getting a full hook-up site. Setting up took no time at all, as our site was rather level. It fills up fast on popular weekends, but during the week all three times we were there we had the upper lot almost all to ourselves. Our site was perfect during the week when the park was empty. On weekends we felt … [Read more...]

Indian Lakes RV Campground – Batesville, IN

Located just a short drive from Cincinnati, Indian Lakes RV Camping Resort is a lovely resort that is packed with things to do. With over 800 sites, there is truly something for everyone.The park is divided into four phases. The first phase is for people looking to keep their camper there year round. The second phase has water and electric hook ups and is split between Thousand Trails and KOA campers. The third phase has water and electric and the fourth and final phase features full hook-ups. Phases 2, 3 and 4 are walking distance to many amenities, so I greatly appreciated that they kept annuals in … [Read more...]

Top This Donut Bar – Cincinnati, OH

Disclosure: Our breakfast was provided compliments of Top This. Studies show that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so before we spent the entire day exploring Cincinnati we decided to find the best spot in town for breakfast- and boy did we strike gold.Top This Donut Bar is specialty donut shop that features fresh baked daily cake donuts prepared on site, cinnamon rolls, cookies and rice krispie treats.Once you pick your base you have the opportunity to create a delicious and unique treat using as many or as few toppings as you want, including a wide variety of candies, confections, … [Read more...]

The Johnny Cash Museum – Nashville, TN

Disclosure: My family was provided complimentary admission to The Johnny Cash Museum. The Johnny Cash Museum, located in the heart of Music City takes you on an in-depth journey through the Man In Black's amazing life. Featuring hundreds of artifacts and interactive exhibits that cover six decades of his life. We visited the museum on a Friday evening with all four kids (aged 23 months, 5, 7 and 9 at the time of the visit) and stayed inside for around an hour and a half.The museum is small, but well structured to give a view of his life and career over six decades of recording music. Long stories … [Read more...]