Review: Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Islands Exhibit

  The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium has a new exhibit The Islands. Gina’s Library of Reviews is happy to bring you this review of it. The exhibit will house 5 different species; Philippine crocodile, Galapago tortoises,  Visayan Warty pigs & clouded Leopards.  In a few weeks they will add Siamangs. The exhibit is 22,000 square feet. They offer an immersive island atmosphere with cascading waterfalls, ponds, and the unique sounds of endangered animals. Philippine Crocodile The day I visited {Read More}


Kennywood, Pittsburgh PA Are you from Pittsburgh or planning a trip to Pittsburgh? One of your must see stops is Kennywood. Kennywood is one of the oldest amusement parks, it was founded in 1898. This amusement park started out as a trolley park.  Kennywood is an attraction that people visit every year. All of the local school districts have their school picnic at Kennywood at a reduced rate. A lot of companies also have their picnics held at the park. Kennywood {Read More}

Monster Mini Golf fun for the whole family

School is just about out for the summer. That means it’s time to find things to keep the kids busy so you don’t hear the dreaded “I’m bored!!!” It’s easy to keep them busy when it’s hot and sunny out. However, what if it’s raining? Monster Golf is the answer! Monster Golf is a great outing for the whole family. Everyone from the toddler to grandparents can play. It’s a great way to get out of the heat too and {Read More}

Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus

I love the circus! I haven’t been to the circus in a few years though. I love to see the clowns, and animals. It’s a great fun family outing. The circus makes me feel like a child again.  Consol Energy Center, Nov. 5-9 Built To Amaze! opens with the All-Access Pre-show where everyone is invited to join the fun and meet the Built To Amaze! international cast of performers as they prepare for the show. The Ringling Bros. Ringling Girls {Read More}

Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh

Children learn the most through play. That is why the Children’s Museum is so important. It’s a place designed for children to use all of their senses and explore while learning. The children’s museum is also a great family outing day.  There’s lots of creative, fun and educational exhibits to explore throughout the Children’s Museum … in fact, Play Is On Sale! this Summer at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh!Enjoy Museum admission discounts* and giveaways every day of the week {Read More}