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A Fun Visit to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo #visitsyracuse

| August 22, 2013 | 11 Comments
A Fun Visit to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo #visitsyracuse

As part of our Syracuse visiting attractions tour thanks to Visit Syracuse, we made a stop at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. The weather was sunny and so hot at 41° Celsius with humidity, but that didn’t stop visitors to come to the zoo as the parking lot was full! My mother, who made the trip […]

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Review of MOST Museum in Syracuse, NY #visitsyracuse

| August 15, 2013 | 12 Comments
Review of MOST Museum in Syracuse, NY #visitsyracuse

The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology (MOST) is located in the heart of downtown Syracuse in the Armory Square neighbourhood. The museum is very interactive, highlights different science exhibits, and offers activities, games, and hands on experiences for the whole family. The museum offers 6 different exhibits: Life Sciences Earth Science Discovery […]

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Pole Position Raceway Syracuse, NY Review #visitsyracuse

| August 8, 2013 | 6 Comments
Pole Position Raceway Syracuse, NY Review #visitsyracuse

One of the new major attractions in Destiny USA mall is the Pole Position Raceway located on the most recent addition of the 3rd floor. It’s an awesome giant indoor race track for go karts. The Syracuse Tourism organization gave my family and I four tickets to try out go karting. As you come in […]

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Win a Family Getaway to Syracuse, NY #visitsyracuse~ CAN

| July 30, 2013 | 74 Comments
Win a Family Getaway to Syracuse, NY #visitsyracuse~ CAN

Welcome to the Syracuse Family Getaway Giveaway! This Giveaway is made possible by the Syracuse Tourism Organization!   HOSTED BY: OTTAWA MOMMY CLUB CO-HOSTED BY: CANADIAN BLOG HOUSE ~ JOURNEYS OF THE ZOO ~ LIFE IN PLEASANT VILLE ~ SHANNON’S VIEW FROM HERE  GETAWAY PACKAGE: 1 room with 2 double beds for 2 nights at Double […]

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Amazing Stay at Double Tree Hotel by Hilton Syracuse, NY #visitsyracuse ~ Review

| July 25, 2013 | 24 Comments
Amazing Stay at Double Tree Hotel by Hilton Syracuse, NY #visitsyracuse ~ Review

The Syracuse Tourism office invited my family and I to visit Syracuse for a weekend from Friday July 12th to Sunday July 14th. Yes, being a blogger does have its advantages as this was a very sweet package deal!  I am always trying to find the best giveaways for our followers, so I have to […]

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Pole Position Raceway at DestinyUSA in Syracuse ~ Wordless Wednesday

| July 16, 2013 | 16 Comments
Pole Position Raceway at DestinyUSA in Syracuse ~ Wordless Wednesday

Amazing time at the Pole Position Raceway at DestinyUSA in Syracuse!   Have you tried it yet?  If yes, did you like it?      

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Family Visit to Syracuse, NY this Weekend #visitsyracuse

| July 11, 2013 | 6 Comments
Family Visit to Syracuse, NY this Weekend #visitsyracuse

Don’t laugh now, but the last time I was in the Unites States was when I was 16 years old!  That was many moons ago in the 1980’s. Last fall, I finally got my family passports to travel abroad the perimeters of our beautiful country and visit our good neighbours down south. Our first trip […]

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Summer Heats Up South of the Border in Syracuse!

| June 18, 2013 | 5 Comments
Summer Heats Up South of the Border in Syracuse!

From shopping and sailing to fireworks and festivals, summer is a fantastic season to visit Syracuse, New York, located just an hour and a half south of the border. Of course all families are unique and define a great family getaway differently, so here are a variety of ways that may inspire you to begin […]

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10 Places to Visit While in New York State

| August 12, 2019 | 7 Comments
10 Places to Visit While in New York State

10 Places to Visit While in New York State Located in Northeastern United States, New York State is well known for New York City and Niagara Falls. Even though these are two beautiful locations to experience in New York State, I’m going to share a few other places to visit while in New York State. […]

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Summer Essentials Giveaway for Women from Church & Dwight ~ CAN 09/22

| August 10, 2015 | 90 Comments
Summer Essentials Giveaway for Women from Church & Dwight ~ CAN 09/22

Summer is such a fun time of the year with the kids being out of school! Each summer, we tend to have two to three getaways during the months of July and August. For the last 2 years, we have headed out to the States visiting Syracuse and Lake Placid, but this year we decided to […]

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Those are Big Molars! ~ Wordless Wednesday

| August 13, 2013 | 12 Comments
Those are Big Molars! ~ Wordless Wednesday

  It was quite impressive to see an elephant molars and tusks up close! What do you like best about visiting the zoo with your family?

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Lots of Patience to Build ~ Wordless Wednesday

| August 6, 2013 | 15 Comments
Lots of Patience to Build ~ Wordless Wednesday

Can you guess which material is used to make the Yankee Stadium? Answer: Toothpicks- all of it- built by Stan Munro and displayed at the MOST museum in Syracuse.

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Seeing Upside-Down ~ Wordless Wednesday

| July 30, 2013 | 12 Comments
Seeing Upside-Down ~ Wordless Wednesday

This is quite unusual- the inside of a house upside-down due to a tornado.  This is what you see as you enter to pay your admission at Wonderworks in Syracuse.    Have you been to any Wonderworks?        

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Planning Summer Family Activities

| June 21, 2013 | 10 Comments
Planning Summer Family Activities

Today is the first day of Summer! I have been waiting for warmer days for weeks now! Unfortunately, I can’t say that we have been spoiled with a nice, warm spring, but I am looking forward to spending the summer months with my family. To be more precise, 9 whole weeks while the kids are […]

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