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 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!”

Floatopia Float Spa & Salt Cave – An Amazing Sensory Deprivation Experience!

@floatopianewyork #floatopianewyork I’ve jumped out of a plane and done yoga with a goat. Naturally my next “trending” experience should be floating in a salt tank. Enter Floatopia – a newly opened Float Spa & Salt Cave located in Dix Hills, NY. I didn’t understand – it was the Dead Sea but in a littleContinue reading “Floatopia Float Spa & Salt Cave – An Amazing Sensory Deprivation Experience!”

DIY Kid’s Superhero Name Sign

When we decided to bunk our two older kids together in one room I was excited to create a brother/sister superhero lair. We’re very lucky our daughter is into superheroes so the theme was an easy sell. I looked for cool name signs for my son but couldn’t quite find what I wanted. Then aContinue reading “DIY Kid’s Superhero Name Sign”

ChipBits for Jump Starting Your 2018

I don’t believe in New Year’s resolutions. No one needs more pressure. However, I do believe a new year brings renewal, revival and the opportunity to change and improve. With that said, at the end of January, I present: The Mint Chip Mama’s 2018 ChipBits (sorry) for the New Year Hopefully some of these willContinue reading “ChipBits for Jump Starting Your 2018”

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!”

The Crayola Experience in Easton, PA. What a Great Family Day!

@VisitCrayola #VisitCrayola #magicofcolor Who doesn’t love arts & crafts? In my family – from the age of eight months to thirty eight years, we all love creating. Upon booking our first family ski trip to the Poconos, we knew immediately the best place to stop enroute would be the Crayola Experience, in Easton, PA! BackContinue reading “The Crayola Experience in Easton, PA. What a Great Family Day!”

Earth Day – The Mint Chip Mama Way! Hey, Hey!

Happy Earth Day! #EarthDay #GlobalCitizen “The Blue Marble” photograph of Earth, taken during the Apollo 17 lunar mission in 1972. For as long as I can remember I have been a water conserving, “you’re going to take that home, right?”, put it in the recycle bin kind of girl. I credit most of this to my hippieContinue reading “Earth Day – The Mint Chip Mama Way! Hey, Hey!”

A Snozzberry Right in Garden City? Introducing: Chocolate Works!

Facebook Twitter After my kids, Chocolate is one of the great loves of my life. I mean after my kids and my husband… I said husband. I promise I said husband. So when you tell me there is a store called Chocolate Works and it is basically a functioning Wonka Willy Wonka & the ChocolateContinue reading “A Snozzberry Right in Garden City? Introducing: Chocolate Works!”