And for those days you cannot travel…. Take a road trip! No excuses now because this weekends is FREE National Park Entrance Days for National Parks including Shenandoah National Park (my favorite!) And, while you’re there, thank a veteran for your freedom in honor of Veterans Day!
4 Tips to get Your Kids Outdoors
With technology running everyone’s lives, it’s become all to easy to sit kids in a corner with a smartphone or a tablet filled with fun games and YouTube access instead of taking them fishing, going for a walk, a bike ride, or just watching the sunset. I too used to be a kid getting into everything so I understand that parents have real world things they need to get completed and for that I say there is a place and time for gaming and technology to keep kids busy. This particular article is to help get kids outside, outside for an adventure, outside for good health, and outside for no other reason than to have fun! I’m Kat Haas with Kat Haas Outdoors and there’s no place I’d rather be than enjoying nature! So, in this guest post, you’ll find my 4 tips to get your kids off of the computer and tablet screens and get them outside. [Read more…]
Ripley’s has always been known as a fun, crazy, silly, must see attraction all over the world! Well, they’re offering a special right now and I’m so pleased and honored to share that Ripley’s is making this FREE offer for educators open to home school parents too! Way to go Ripley’s. Ok, so here’s the information you’ll need for your free ticket to local fun: [Read more…]
I’m sad to say that this is the last circus that you’ll ever see…. the Greatest Show on Earth is coming to an end and this will be their last tour. The good news is that I have 24 tickets to give away and there are still plenty of seats left for you to go with your family!
I had the fun and exciting pleasure to enjoy the Future City finals in Washington DC last week. Our future is in good hands as far as I can see. These kids are planning for the future and the future is looking fabulous with such innovative thinkers.. Future City is a project-based learning program where students around the country in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades use their imagination to research, design, and build cities of the future. This year the finals took place in Washington, DC on February 21, 2017, where students from West Ridge Middle School in Texas (North) won the competition. Way to go kids! [Read more…]
Family Fun Day at Competitive Edge of Woodbridge VA – On February 4th, 2017, Competitive Edge in Woodbridge, Virginia celebrated their first year in business by hosting a free family fun day for all to enjoy. Competitive Edge is a great place to take the family to keep them active, burn some energy and learn healthy habits that will last a lifetime.
We weren’t sure what to get into first when we arrived at the center! There was a golf training station with a virtual screen, Zumba demonstrations, a curve-ball machine to practice our baseball swings and Vertimax assessments to see how high we could jump. When we had worked up an appetite, there were food tastings, food trucks and a nutrition counselor to explain what food choices we could make to keep our bodies and our minds in tip top shape. There was a massage chair to get the kinks out and even a birthday cake to indulge our sweet tooth as we celebrated a successful year in business for Competitive Edge. [Read more…]
It’s time to announce the winners to the Disney on Ice tickets for the upcoming highly anticipated show at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore Maryland for February 8th-12th. If you did not win it’s not too late to get tickets!
- Date and Time of Performance: February 8 – 12, 2017
- Tickets start at: $20
- To order tickets by phone: 1-800-745-3000
- To order tickets online: www.ticketmaster.com
Have you heard the news? Competitive Edge of Woodbridge Virginia is having a free fun day tomorrow to celebrate their 1 year birthday and all are invited! I’ll be there tomorrow at 1pm to say helloooo – Come on out and enjoy all that this amazing indoor sports complex has to offer!
The Washington Auto Show is an absolutely amazing car show that provides family friendly fun! There are car driving simulators, all the new cars and trucks you can think of and even exotics and prototypes that haven’t been released on the market yet! If you love anything with an engine you’ve got to check out this show. I was lucky enough to be able to attend this great show during the media day and I can’t wait to share my experience with you! [Read more…]
Whose ready to see over 600 cars from more than 35 manufacturers at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center!? There will be every car, truck, SUV and exotic you can think of at this amazing show. This is the largest auto show in the Washington D.C area. This show will feature VIP tours and a special exhibit to see the painting of “art” cars. There will even be celebrities and sports personalities.