Hopewell Furnace

A day trip to #HopewellFurnace would be hard to waste because it sits inside #FrenchCreekStatePark, a beautiful setting that hosts over 35 miles of #hikingtrails, #camping, #boating, #fishing, and #swimming. We happened to go during a sunny #February day with temperatures lower than ideal, but we kept #warm between the indoor #visitorscenter, and walking the…

Yale University

A few years ago I began bringing my son to certain college campuses. Not necessarily in the hopes he would want to attend the particular institution we were at, but to have a general sense of what it is all about to move from class to class in separate buildings. Being the third oldest university…

Wild West City

If you are looking for an immersive experience in the real world, look no further than Wild West City in Stanhope, NJ. As soon as you walk through the entrance you are faced with a scene from a cheesy old western film, but that’s what makes the place so great! You’re basically there for a…

Rehoboth Beach, DE

I wanted to visit Rehoboth Beach as long as I could find a cheap place to stay…and wasn’t absolutely disgusting. After looking at several hotel prices for every single weekend during the summer season, there just wasn’t anything within the price range I was willing to spend, so I started looking at campgrounds with basic…