Family Travel Stories

January 3, 2011
by Traci Bisson
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Old-Fashioned Winter Days at the Enfield Shaker Museum

After the holidays, families are always looking for things to do on the weekends. Visit the Enfield Shaker Museum each Saturday in January for our “Old Fashioned Winter Days,” January 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. … Continue reading

December 29, 2010
by Traci Bisson
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Spend your New Year’s Eve at a local Children’s Museum

Are you looking for a fun party to celebrate New Year’s Eve Day with your children? The following Children’s Museums throughout NH will be ringing in the holiday with events and activities for families. Dover, NH – There is no better way … Continue reading

December 10, 2010
by Traci Bisson
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Santa’s Coming To Van Otis Chocolates in Manchester on December 18th

There is no place better to meet Santa then at a gourmet chocolate shop! Santa will be coming to Van Otis Chocolates located at 341 Elm Street in Manchester on Saturday December 18th from 1:00 – 3:00pm.  Kids can have their pictures … Continue reading

December 7, 2010
by Traci Bisson
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Attend these Magical Holiday Events this December

‘Tis the season to enjoy holiday events, and there are many magical options to experience in New Hampshire.  Whether you’re cuddled up with your kids for a snowy sleigh ride, viewing spectacular light displays, or judging a cookie tasting contest, … Continue reading

February 7, 2010
by rbisson
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Affordable skiing for the family

Do you remember, before you had children, going skiing for the day? Lift tickets were expensive at $40-$50+ each!  But what a great time we had skiing with family and friends. Now, we have a 9 year-old and a 5 year-old … Continue reading

January 27, 2010
by rbisson
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Building Workshops for Kids

Throughout the winter we have taken our children to Lowe’s home improvement stores for their kid’s Build & Grow clinics. Lowe’s and Home Depot have workshops for kids to build pre-packaged wood sets.  So far at Lowe’s, our boys have built a … Continue reading

December 15, 2009
by Traci Bisson
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Winter family fun in New Hampshire

Now that the weather has gotten colder, our thoughts are turning to sledding, ice skating and other fun winter activities. New Hampshire has plenty of free (or inexpensive) places to sled and skate with your kids this winter.  Bundle up … Continue reading

November 20, 2009
by Traci Bisson
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The 18th Annual Festival of Trees, November 20-22, 2009

Our family officially kicks off the holiday season with a trip to the Festival of Trees in Portsmouth.  One of our favorite traditions is to wander through the Urban Forestry Center and marvel at the gorgeous holiday decorations. The event … Continue reading

July 2, 2009
by rbisson
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Wagon Hill Farm, Durham, NH

If you drive along Route 4 between Durham and Dover Point, you will see a picturesque old wagon sitting on top of a hill at an old farm. If you drive this route in the winter, you can see hundreds of people sliding … Continue reading

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