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Why You’ll Want to Spend a Day Out With Thomas™ at Greenfield Village

  Full speed ahead! For the past 16 years, Greenfield Village has brought the Island of Sodor right to Dearborn. Join Thomas the Tank Engine™, Sir Topham Hatt™ and more during A Day Out With Thomas™.  Tickets for a Day Out With Thomas™ are available April 29-30, May 6-7 and May 13-14. Book your tickets online and enjoy the train ride along with all of
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Stops & Shops Along the Magnificent Mile: Trip Tips For Families

Overnight accommodations for this review was provided by Hotel Cass – Holiday Inn Express at the Magnificent Mile. All opinions are my own. We thank them for their hospitality. The idea of exploring a mile worth of shops and attractions in a large metropolitan city, with kids in tow, can seem overwhelming. We’ve scoped out the five places not to be missed when visiting
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Cherry Tree Inn in Traverse City: 3 Reasons To Book Your Next Stay Now

Our hotel stay was provided by Cherry Tree Inn to accommodate this review. All opinions are my own. Photos for this review were provided by the Cherry Tree Inn.  We love to vacation in Traverse City. Traverse City is just a 3-hour drive from Kalamazoo, but feels like you’re worlds away. Each time we visit Traverse City, our family tries to dine in new
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Key Lime Cove Waterpark Resort – Experience It While You Can!

Overnight accommodations for this review were provided by KeyLime Cove. We thank them for their hospitality. All opinions are my own. Palm trees, tropical drinks, riding the waves – all without a sunburn! KZOOKids.com had a chance to check out KeyLime Cove Indoor Waterpark Resort a year ago – see out original article highlighting the many attractions you’ll find at the resort. We were thrilled to
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Paint And Play at Happy Our Art in Kalamazoo: A Review

Happy Our Art is an art studio specializing in fun group instruction for anything from date night to a mom’s group night out. They’re a locally run mom and daughter place too, so when their new Paint and Play classes popped up, I was eager to try it out with my two girls who are almost five and two. Paint and Play is a
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Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament in Schaumburg: Our Trip To Adventure

Looking for a fun adventure close to home? There are plenty of adventures to be had not too far from our area. Cue the knights in shining armor…the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament is the perfect diversion for the whole family. Just a three-hour car ride from the greater Kalamazoo area, Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament is a fun way to have an amusement-like adventure closer
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ONE Winter Activity NOT to be Missed: The Toboggan Run at Pokagon State Park

Our stay at the Potawatomi Inn Resort was provided by Steuben County Tourism Bureau. We want to thank them for their hospitality. All opinions are my own.   We usually think of heading Up North in the winter to enjoy the seasonal activities available in the Mitten. However, this winter our travels took us one hour southeast to Angola, Indiana for an amazing adventure
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Make Studio Kalamazoo: For Those Who Love To Create

*This is a sponsored post brought to you by Make Studio Kalamazoo. Website | Facebook Page If you’re looking for a new, creative place for a mom’s night out, team building event, night with friends, or even a date night, check out Make Studio Kalamazoo. Our KZOOkids.com team recently attended a workshop and had so much fun creating our unique wooden signs. From start
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Hot Wheels: Race to Win Exhibit at Impression 5 Science Center

*Passes to Impression 5 Science Center were provided by the museum for review purposes. All opinions are my own.  Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing, Michigan is designed to give kids of all ages a real hands-on approach to learning using all five senses. If you have a child who loves cars and racing, you’ll want to make a trip to check out their
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Sushiya in Kalamazoo – A Sneak Peek

*This article is meant for informational purposes and not meant to be a restaurant review. We didn’t order enough items from the menu to be able to give a clear restaurant review. I’ve been looking forward to some of the new businesses coming to Kalamazoo. Last week, we just published 10 New Businesses That You’ll Want To Check Out Soon Around Kalamazoo and I’ve been watching
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