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See Wild Ponies Swim from This Undiscovered National Seashore

When I was 11 years old, I made a deal with my parents that if I did all my chores perfectly for a month I could go to Assateague Island and see the wild horses. To my parents’ surprise, I fulfilled my bargain and my dream trip came true. Yearly visits to Assateague Island National […]

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Road Trip to Chincoteague Island

Road Trip to Chincoteague Island One of the best trips with kids! By Stephanie Kevan-Publisher Jul 3, 2019         For our latest Road Trip we took the less than 2 hour ride to Chincoteague and once again, our visit didn’t disappoint.  Last year, we wanted to try something new and took the […]

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Connecting with Nature On Chincoteague Island

“We need the tonic of wilderness. We can never have enough nature.” Henry David Thoreau Zoe and I were ready for nature’s “tonic” as she spread several pictures on the kitchen counter. “Did Natalie really hold that big crab Grams? Was it alive?” My 7-year-old granddaughter’s excitement grew as she looked through the old photos of […]

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Summer Things To Do In Chincoteague

Chincoteague Island, Virginia is an oasis for a great East Coast summer getaway. It is only three and a half hours away from Washington D.C. and one of the most beautiful beaches in Virginia. For a small island known for Misty the pony, there are plenty of things to do in Chincoteague to make a […]

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Carnival Fun for Everyone

As you are coming across the long stretch of causeway on a Friday night in July, you cannot help but notice the soft glow emanating from the carnival grounds on Main Street. As you get closer you will hear the sounds of children squealing with delight on any number of rides, numbers being called out […]

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