Cedar Point – Halloweekends

In Family Attractions, Lifestyle by Chris

When September arrives, Cedar Point transforms into a fantastic Halloween destination. From creepy cool decorations and excellent animatronics, to the numerous haunted house attractions, there is something for everyone to enjoy at Cedar Point Halloweekends.

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Review: the “Cedar Point” of Indoor Water Park Hotels, Castaway Bay

In Family Attractions, Lifestyle by Chris

Disclosure: I received 1-nights hotel stay and water park admission in exchange for reviewing the below product. I can assure you the opinions expressed are from my own assessments. The included contest is in no way affiliated with Facebook, Google, Pinterest or Twitter. I’m going to say what you’re thinking: this has been a miserable winter. Here in Michigan, we’re …

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Building a fun and educational summer at The Robot Garage

In Family Attractions, Lifestyle by Chris

I am a new parent, discovering Detroit and developing memories with my children. Today we discovered a gem in the rail district in Birmingham – The Robot Garage. At first thought, The Robot Garage is a Lego hangout, but it is so much more. Education is the cornerstone of The Robot Garage’s mission. They focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). STEM is the latest buzz-word in education and is being taught through hands-on, engaging experiences to the students and patrons visiting The Robot Garage daily. With nearly half of all U.S. economic growth currently being attributed to technological innovation, the programs offered here are becoming immensely valuable. Oh yeah…and its really, really FUN!

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Sandusky’s Ghostly Manor thrills visitors of all ages!

In Family Attractions, Lifestyle by Chris

A few weeks ago upon a midnight dreary, I was liquifying brain food for the baby, when suddenly I heard a rapping. There was someone tapping upon my chamber door. A raven delivered an invitation to load up the family and visit Ghostly Manor Thrill Center in Sandusky, OH. We accepted the invite from the generous staff of Ghostly Manor and planned a fantastic vacation to our neighbor state. I imagine “the living” would complete the road trip to Sandusky from Detroit in under 3 hours….but “walkers” will nevermore have that luxury.