Stuck in a vacation rut? Tired of going to the same place each year?
Here’s a list of fresh ideas for summer vacation spots…and all are mom-approved! Each location on this list was submitted by one of our fabulous Mom2MomNJ readers as a favorite vacation spot. 
Because at Mom2MomNJ we’re here for you, mamas!
Click each location for more info! 
Dillon Hill Inn
Image courtesy of Dillon Hill Inn.
  • Maui, Hawaii (for when you hit the lottery)
  • Moosehead Lake, Maine: Rent a cabin from The Cozy Moose Lakeside Cabin Rentals and enjoy kayaking, boating, swimming, hiking, and more.
  • Hershey Park (Hershey, Pennsylvania)
  • Sesame Place (Langhorne, Pennsylvania): Play at the park during the day and stay at one of the nearby hotels at night…it’s a perfect summer getaway. Sesame even has an awesome splash pool for the little ones. Here are 9 tips for when you head to Sesame Place.
  • Knoebels Amusement Park (Elysburg, Pennsylvania): Maybe you’ve never heard of Knoebels, but you’re missing out! Knoebels is a family-owned and operated amusement park that also offers cottages and campgrounds for overnight visitors.
  • Ocean City, New Jersey: Ocean beaches, bay beaches, and a huge boardwalk scene with the best pizza you’ve ever tasted (Manco & Manco’s) make Ocean City an amazing choice for either a day trip or an entire week away.
  • Great Wolf Lodge: Great Wolf has locations in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia, and more! An indoor water park is just the beginning. Check out their website to see all Great Wolf has to offer!
Image courtesy of Great Wolf Lodge.
Image courtesy of Great Wolf Lodge.
Image courtesy of Flickr.
Image courtesy of Flickr.
  • Stowe, Vermont: Most people think of Vermont as a winter-weather destination, but it just as beautiful in the warmer months! The Trapp Family Lodge has gorgeous accommodations, tons of activities for the whole family, and even a brewery on the premises. And yes, it was founded by the von Trapp family from The Sound of Music fame.
  • Disney World (Orlando, Florida):Victoria from Cupcake Castles Travel will help you plan your trip to the happiest place on Earth!
  • Fenwick Island, Delaware: Fenwick Island has the ocean and the bay, so there is always plenty of water fun to be had!
  • Jellystone Park (various locations): Camp in a tent or stay in a cabin…either way you get to enjoy all the amenities that Jellystone has to offer, like water slides, arts & crafts, and wagon rides.

About the Author…

bio-picture-325x450Lindsay Podolak is a writer, runner, wine-drinker, Bravo-superfan, and a mom of three kids. She shares her parenting fails and successes at The Naughty Mommy. Find her on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest or buy her hilarious eBook Must Love Wine, available NOW on Amazon!