Free Facebook Live/Zoom/Instagram/Twitter Classes During the Corona Virus Staycation of 2020 (Updated Daily)

I’m compiling a list of free Facebook Live/Zoom/Instagram events throughout the country while we’re all (hopefully) Coronostaycationing. Please share & if you know of any, please advise. List will be updated throughout the day by The Mint Chip Mama. Please email me at themintchipmama@gmail.com.  All daily “classes” are listed in chronological order for each day.Continue reading “Free Facebook Live/Zoom/Instagram/Twitter Classes During the Corona Virus Staycation of 2020 (Updated Daily)”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!

  It’s that time of year again, holiday shopping time! Here at The Mint Chip Mama (please follow my Blog, and Facebook, Pinterest & Instagram pages) we attend awesome events all year long so we can present new items to you that are pretty fetch. Below are some of my favorites from this year, someContinue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide!”

Huzzah! Boston – The Perfect Family Vacation

Boston is not only a family friendly walking city but one filled with delicious restaurants and beautiful parks. It’s the epitome of the perfect family destination. My love of Boston began as a teenager when I visited the city with camp. I remember many of the things we did but my favorite memory was ofContinue reading “Huzzah! Boston – The Perfect Family Vacation”

Edaville Family Theme Park, Home of Thomas Land!

If you have a “Thomas the Tank Engine” fiend in your house (like I do – a deux), you must go – right now – to the Edaville Family Theme Park in Carver, MA. My two boys can sit and play with trains for hours. I see it as not only a bonding activity (whenContinue reading “Edaville Family Theme Park, Home of Thomas Land!”

2018 NYBG Holiday Train Show!

The tradition continues! Every year for the last decade I’ve kicked off the holiday season by visiting the New York Botanical Garden’s amazing Holiday Train Show. Even before I had kids, there was something just so intriguing about it, so romantic, so fun. It completely deserves all of the hype. Since having kids – especiallyContinue reading “2018 NYBG Holiday Train Show!”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! It’s that time of year again! Let the fun begin to scramble and get it together for the holidays before all the cool toys sell out.  I’m sorry – I mean – it’s the most magical time of the year! Here at The Mint Chip Mama (Blog,Continue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!”

Exploring the Liberty Science Center!

#LSCSummer18 @LibertyScienceCenter @Momtrends   I loved science centers as a kid and still do. I’m lucky now that my children comply and join me so I don’t have to go alone (ha!).  I challenge anyone to get the same thrill from modern technology as you do from blowing a giant bubble in a science center bubble maker.Continue reading “Exploring the Liberty Science Center!”

Diggerland’s HUGE Holiday Sale – 12/15!

Ten Reasons Why I Love Diggerland If you read my 2017 Gift Guide, you can see a large chunk of my gift suggestions were experiential. They are the best gifts – they don’t have to be cleaned up, they can be enjoyed by the whole family, and they last for days or even years. OneContinue reading “Diggerland’s HUGE Holiday Sale – 12/15!”

The Mint Chip Mama’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide!

#holidaygiftguide #mtholiday Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? Thanksgiving is creeping up quickly and before we know it snow will be falling and presents will be everywhere! I put a lot of time and love into my blog posts and Facebook page (where I post something fun daily). So many placesContinue reading “The Mint Chip Mama’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide!”

The Harsco Science Center at The Whitaker Center – a Top Family Destination in PA!

@whitakercenter #whitakercenter Facebook As a kid I was completely obsessed with science centers. They were my favorite place to go. On a class trip, with my parents, any way I could get to a hands-on science center simply made my day. The same excited butterflies recently entered my stomach when I found out The Harsco ScienceContinue reading “The Harsco Science Center at The Whitaker Center – a Top Family Destination in PA!”