Events, activities and products from Rhode Island, South Eastern Massachusetts and Eastern Connecticut.


A Date with Nemo…

german sherpherd in snow

I had an unexpected date with a tall fellow named Nemo.  He was a whopping 2 1/2 feet tall…higher here & there.  He left me hot & sweaty… praying not to see his face again, and my dog didn’t like him at all. In the end it took the help of a few neighbors to […]


A Dream Night at the Zoo

dream night at the zoo

Each year, on the first Friday in June, many zoos participate in Dream Night at the Zoo.   It is a free event for special needs children and their families.  My daughter and I attended Dream Night at our local zoo (Roger Williams Park Zoo).  She is still wild for the sea lion tank.  It was […]


Madagascar Live! Review: Providence, Rhode Island Shows


My family had the pleasure of attending last night’s opening show of Madagascar Live at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC).  When we first arrived I was bit concerned that my daughter would not focus on the show too well, since we had balcony seats, but once the Madagascar performers came out, they captured her […]


Win a Family 4 Pack of Tickets to Madagascar Live! Providence, RI Show (PPAC)

madagascar live ticket giveaway

Madagascar Live! Ticket Giveaway, for the Providence, RI PPAC show.  Win a Family 4 Pack of tickets, for Opening Night. Madagascar Live! is coming to PPAC (Providence Performing Arts Center) April 8 – 10 There will be 7 Performances! All of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends from MADAGASCAR are out of the zoo and onto the […]