The DreamWorks Dragon Adventure at the Sheraton Macao Hotel

Ready for Dragon Training Camp? Calling all fans of How to Train Your Dragon traveling internationally this year...... The Sheraton Macao Hotel is offering a new DreamWorks Dragon Adventure Package to celebrate the launch of the hotel’s Dragon Training Camp and the premiere of “How to Train Read more [...]

Celebrate Halloween on Disney Cruise Lines

Brand new this Fall, Disney Cruise line is offering special spooky activities for guests to celebrate Halloween on the High Seas. A centerpiece of the Disney celebration will focus on the "Pumpkin Tree". I'm crazy about this concept and suspect it will be a magnificent photo opp for guests - along with Read more [...]

3 Kid-tastic Hotels You Won’t Want To Miss

These days, most hotels cater to kids in one way or another whether its through a welcome gift, a pool with a slide or a tailored menu. Some, however, go above and beyond. Check out these 3 AWESOME GETAWAYS offering families a fabulous, full experience that they won't soon forget.  3 Kid-tastic Read more [...]

Now Open: Diagon Alley Photos and New Interactive Wands #diagonalley

My Potter obsessed kids and I are loving the photos and continual updates from Universal Orlando now that Diagon Alley is now officially OPEN to the public. We love the original Hogsmeade Wizarding World of Harry Potter. It's beyond incredible and now I can hardly stand how awesome Diagon Alley looks. Read more [...]

5 Tip Entertainment Checklist for Summer Travel with Kids #DisneyMoviesAnywhere

This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Disney Movies Anywhere blogging program. As always, all thought and opinions are my own. Summertime means all kinds of road trips with the kids. From daily staycation destinations to regional amusement parks, weekend trips to the beach, getaways to visit Read more [...]

The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa: A Taste of Italy on The West Coast

I was absolutely elated to have been included on a recent press trip to the AAA Four Diamond, Mission Inn Hotel and Spa in Riverside, CA.  I knew the historic landmark, located about 1 1/2 hrs outside LA, had been closed for seven years following a massive renovation.  I also knew a number of dignitaries Read more [...]

Insiders Guide to Hersheypark #HersheyPA

Looking to visit Hersheypark this summer? We've pooled together some of our favorite advice and highlights after spending last weekend at Hersheypark including 2 nights at the Hershey Lodge and visits to both Chocolate World and the Chocolate Story Museum. Our family had a fantastic trip and loved our Read more [...]

Embarking on a Trip to the Sweetest Place on Earth! #HersheyPA

My family and I are so excited to join the "Sweetest" Ambassador program for Hersheypark this year. To celebrate the last day of school and kick off summer, we'll be visiting Hershey, PA this weekend and staying at the Hershey Lodge.  We've NEVER been to Hersheypark as a family so the kids are ecstatic. And Read more [...]

Pack for a Purpose Donate Books on your Next Vacation

If you haven't heard about Pack for a Purpose, here's the scoop on this incredible organization that makes it easy for vacationers to make a difference when they are traveling to other countries. Basically, Pack for a Purpose takes your donation of books or school supplies that you bring from home packed Read more [...]

New Details Revealed about Diagon Alley Shows and Experiences #DiagonAlley

LOVE IT! Universal Orlando just released even more in depth details on the types of interactive and engaging experiences that will be available for guests visiting Diagon Alley. It's no secret that my entire family is crazy about Harry Potter, so you can be sure that my coin collecting money saving 6 Read more [...]