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 [...]

Video and Photos of the Sesame Character Breakfast at Beaches Resort #BeachesKWLV

The Sesame Character breakfast rocks! Check out our Video and Photos of the Sesame Character Breakfast at Beaches Resort. We had the best time at our Sesame breakfast last week during our stay at Beaches Resorts in Turks and Caicos when we were there to celebrate the grand opening of the new Key West Read more [...]

4 Best Tea Parties For Little Girls That Will Blow Your Little Princess Away

Beyond the streets of New York City and the famed Eloise Tea at the Plaza hotel the American Girl Cafe on Fifth Avenue, I've rounded up the 4 Best Tea Parties for Little Girls that will blow your Little Princess away! Tea and Tiaras, Mission Inn Hotel and Spa Riverside, CA Aspiring princesses Read more [...]

Photos and Videos of Beaches Resort Key West Village Oceanfront Villas

I'm so excited to share our Photos and Videos of Beaches Resort Key West Village Oceanfront Villas. After touring these gorgeous Oceanfront Villas, that come complete with your very own BUTLER, Kenzie, Kyle, Mike and I were basically ready to move permanently into these DREAM accommodations. We share Read more [...]