I have been hearing about the Renaissance Festival for years, but have never gone until this year. My family and I were given the opportunity through USFamilyGuide to visit the Carolina Renaissance Festival. I am always looking for something new and different to do with the family, and this was certainly “different.” 🙂
Each week they have different events/themes. My family and I went last weekend, which was the time traveler’s weekend so my son got to take a picture in front of the DeLorean Time Machine replica from Back To The Future, which was right outside the entrance to the Festival.
Once inside the festival, there was no shortage of entertainment. So many people were adorned in renaissance garb I couldn’t tell sometimes who was working the fair and who had paid to visit. There were rides for the kids to get on, shops, juggling/balancing acts, pirates, princesses, food, and more.
My husband made sure he got his turkey leg and no festival is complete for me without my funnel cake (forgot to take a picture but it didn’t’ last long enough to take a picture.) I got it when we were leaving the festival, and it didn’t last more than 3 minutes since everyone was grabbing at it from my kids to my husband.
I think the favorite of the festival was the jousting. My son enjoyed it the most I think.
All in all it was a great family event. I wouldn’t mind going again next year.
Disclaimer: I received complimentary tickets for myself and my family to the Renaissance Festival from USFamilyGuide. All thoughts and opinions are 100% mine.
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I was recently given the opportunity to review Ozeri Storage Containers. With 2 kids and a husband, I am always storing food away whether it’s leftovers or packing hubby’s lunch for work.
These are really nice storage containers that are really simple to seal. In the set you get 4 lids and 4 containers. I like the different sizes, the largest one is massive. lol. The locking down of the lids is easy and they snap on without much effort. I am very pleased with these containers. I also like the way they all stack inside the largest one keeping my cabinets uncluttered .
Disclaimer: I received a complimentary set from USFamilyGuide. All thoughts and opinions are 100% mine.
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For the second year, my son was given the opportunity to go to soccer camp courtesy of UsFamilyGuide and British Soccer Camp through Challenger Sports over the summer and was very excited. Last year he went for a half day but this year he went for full day camp for the week, which is totally worth the extra $40 for him and me. 🙂 Although it was extremely hot the week he went to summer camp (over 90 degrees every day) he thoroughly enjoyed himself.
What is British Soccer Camp? It is the most popular camp in North America! With an innovative curriculum that develops skills, speed and confidence in players ages 3-18, British Soccer Camps provide kids with an opportunity to receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of international experts right in the heart of their own community. In addition to teaching new skills and improving game performance, each British Soccer Camp provides lessons in character development (such as respect, responsibility, integrity, leadership and sportsmanship), cultural education and is the most fun your child can have learning the sport they love! Tyler also learned several soccer moves, but also tips on passing, shooting, dribbling, the throw in and keeper catches. To learn more about Challenger Sports go HERE.
On the first day of camp the kids met their soccer coach for the week and were given a soccer ball and a t-shirt.
On the last day each child was given a certificate of completion with a note from the coach, which I felt was a nice touch.
Disclaimer: I received a complimentary week long soccer camp for my son from USFamilyGuide. All thoughts and opinions are 100% mine.
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