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Fun Fall Family Activity: Apples, Pumpkins, and Corn Maze at Critz Farms in Cazenovia, NY
Saturday, September 19, 2009 – 1:42 am | Comments Off
Fun Fall Family Activity: Apples, Pumpkins, and Corn Maze at Critz Farms in Cazenovia, NY

Fall is the time for apple orchards, pumpkin patches and corn mazes!  In this guest post, local mom Lorrell Walker shares the perfect place for just such a fall family outing near her hometown.
One of our …

Quad Cities Offers Several Fun Fall Family Activities
Friday, September 18, 2009 – 1:04 am | Comments Off
Quad Cities Offers Several Fun Fall Family Activities

Comprised of 5 cities along the Mississippi River, (Davenport, IA;  Moline, IL; Rock Island, IL; Bettendorf, IA; East Moline, IL) the Quad Cities is full of action this weekend and into the fall months.  The Quad …

‘Meet’ Teddy Roosevelt in Olympic National Park, WA
Thursday, September 17, 2009 – 1:15 am | One Comment
‘Meet’ Teddy Roosevelt in Olympic National Park, WA

I really thought this press release was worth sharing, just for the uniqueness of it all!  And it totally fits in with the history theme we have going on this fall.  If you can make …

Explore Calgary and Banff With the Kids This Fall Like a Local
Wednesday, September 16, 2009 – 1:29 am | Comments Off
Explore Calgary and Banff With the Kids This Fall Like a Local

Local mom and founder of OneTinySuitcase.ca, Stacey, loves exploring her own backyard and shares a couple of her favorite outings in Alberta, Canada.
 I live in Calgary, Alberta (Canada) and one of our favourite ‘beat the …

Learn a Bit of History While Having a Fun Family Outing Near Richmond, VA
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 – 1:28 am | Comments Off
Learn a Bit of History While Having a Fun Family Outing Near Richmond, VA

For those looking for an educational family vacation, here are a few ways for families to witness colonial Virginia through the living history museum at Henricus Historic Park in Chester, VA with events happening throughout the fall season.
September 19-20 is the …

Explore Kid-Friendly Atlanta for Some Family Fun
Monday, September 14, 2009 – 1:35 am | Comments Off
Explore Kid-Friendly Atlanta for Some Family Fun

Local mom Jenny Reed offers this helpful guest post on great things to do in and around Atlanta with kids this fall. 
Although I have traveled all over the world, sometimes adventure was found right in my backyard. …

September 19th Be Talk Like A Pirate Day; So, Yo Ho Ho to Chicago!
Sunday, September 13, 2009 – 1:03 am | Comments Off
September 19th Be Talk Like A Pirate Day; So, Yo Ho Ho to Chicago!

A ‘Bottle ‘o rum’ to local mom, Susan Wilson for sharing some piratey adventures and some fall family activities in Chicago, too.
Chicago is a city that understands the arts and makes them available to as …

County Fair, Pumpkin Patch, Train Rides Among the Family Acitivities in Guernsey County, OH
Friday, September 11, 2009 – 1:00 am | Comments Off
County Fair, Pumpkin Patch, Train Rides Among the Family Acitivities in Guernsey County, OH

As the sunny summer skies give way to the fiery brilliant autumn leaves, Guernsey County offers a plethora of kid friendly fall actvities.  Cambridge, the county seat, is within a day’s drive of 11 major cities, …

Ironkids, Country Fairs, Just Some of the Fall Family Activities in Alpharetta, GA
Thursday, September 10, 2009 – 1:00 am | Comments Off
Ironkids, Country Fairs, Just Some of the Fall Family Activities in Alpharetta, GA

Local Katie Reeder shared some great family activities going on this fall in Alpharetta, GA, an upscale community 22 miles north of Atlanta.
Old Milton Country Fair:   Celebrate the history and heritage of the community at …

Celebrate Lighthouse Day at Family Friendly Resort in Northport Maine
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 – 1:45 am | Comments Off
Celebrate Lighthouse Day at Family Friendly Resort in Northport Maine

Fall family travel in the northeast generally includes “leaf-peeping” — but if your kids are wondering why you’re putting them in the car to look at the trees that THEY look at year-round, consider adding …