Dan Gutman vs. Dan Yaccarino (Part 2)

The saga continues with the feud of Dan Gutman vs Dan Yaccarino. Oh, you haven’t heard? Well you must catch up on the latest children book author rivalry. Here’s the link to our first look at these 2 beloved authors’ banter. And now we pick up where...

BJ’s in Watchung has a Minion Display

Rainy day place to play? Hey here’s an indoor place to play while supplies last, NJ. The BJ’s display in Watchung. Well the kids verified that the minions are all working fine. QC done! We invite you to share your favorite video of...

Fabulous Fun in NJ’s Winter Season

In late January, we asked our close to 4000 Facebook fans to tell us their favorite places to visit and things to do during Presidents Day Weekend and we got an overwhelming response full of local hot spots, fun and inexpensive indoor ideas and fabulous places not too far away.

Below is a wrap up of all the great suggestions plus some ideas of our own.

See what’s hot when the weather’s not!

Mommy & Me “Move It” Event

Join us and our co-sponsor NJ Kids on the Go at the Parsippany PAL (Police Athletic League) at 33 Baldwin Road in Parsippany. Thursday March 22nd — 10:30 to 1pm * $10 per family If you didn’t pre-register, it’s not too late! Come and pay at the door...

Beyond Playgrounds- 100 Days of School!

Hello NJ Playground Fans! If you are like me, we are nearing the 100th day of school, and the kids have projects due this week. Post your pictures on our Facebook Fan Page, and we will add them here too. I’ll share what we did for my kindergartener.  Grandma...

Holiday Happenings

The following is a list of some of our favorite things to do during the holiday season with kids in New Jersey. We tend to opt for the less crowded or more creative, nature driven activities. However, we’ve also added some favorites from our fans and will continue to add anything you all tell us is worth visiting!

Check out our list of holiday events, ongoing activities, train rides and winter break mini-camps and more!

Be a Roving Reporter

We are always looking for new places to play so if you find a great outdoor playground that’s not already on our site we’d love to hear all about it and see your pictures! In exchange for your review we have some partners who will provide you with FREE...