Family Road Traveled

mostly NYC adventures with kids

A Taste of Nashville in Times Square – Opry City Stage NYC
This spring break my family is avoiding steep airfares yet still planning a few unique experiences – hopefully all good! Our first night we kicked off by exploring our own city, Manhattan, which is ever changing. Being big Nashville, TN fans, we heard a lot of buzz about a... Read more
Rocktopia on Broadway- A Fascinating Fusion of Classical, Opera and Rock
My boyfriend and I took our 6 year old daughter to Broadway’s limited run show Rocktopia last night. Wow, it totally blew us away! This musical revolution fuses Tchaikovsky, U2, Copland, Journey, Mozart, Foreigner, Pink Floyd, Beethoven and more into a heart pumping, inspiring and magical masterpiece. This revolutionary... Read more
National Geographic’s Ocean Odyssey – World Water Day
Today, March 22nd is World Water Day. This is an awareness day to bring attention to the importance of fresh and clean water for everyone around the world. The day also includes campaigns to raise money for water projects.  Over the weekend we brought Brooklyn and her partner in... Read more
Take an Underwater Dive in NYC – National Geographic Encounter – Times Square
Mid-winter break is almost here and talk about what everyone is doing is a buzz at school drop off and pick up. If you’re planning a staycation my #1 pick for a NYC adventure that feels like a real getaway is the new National Geographic Encounter. This immersive visual... Read more
Madame Tussauds – Easiest place to hang with celebrities
Madame Tussauds is the ultimate place to snap selfies in NYC. This five story gallery-like museum is filled with wax figures ranging from celebrities to historical figures.  The best part about this place is you’re allowed to touch and interact with the wax figures. They’re not behind a velvet... Read more
Gazillion Bubble Show
I took Brooklyn to see her first off Broadway show today. We were torn between Bernstein Bears Live and Gazillion Bubble Show. Based on reviews we picked the bubble show and were extremely happy with our choice. I did some hunting online for discounted tickets, and found several, but... Read more