Kids Sail Free on 7 night Alaska Disney Cruises

Amazing deal. To celebrate  the move of the Disney Wonder cruise ship to Alaska this summer, Disney is offering a “Kids Sail Free” special. This is a huge opportunity to experience a Disney cruise and the beauty of Alaska. The full offer details are below. I’ve visited Alaska in 1999 to run a marathon and […]

Tips to Enjoy & Survive Walt Disney World in the Rain

Yep. We tackled the Magic Kingdom in the rain. Actually, make that a total downpour!  This advice will give you some good tips & tricks to help you survive and enjoy your rainy day at Walt Disney World. The plus side of rain is that crowds are low and lines will be very short to […]

Day 1 in Beverly Hills

All my stars aligned this week to let me take advantage of a fabulous press junket. I’m so excited to be in California I can hardly stand it. I’m here for Jack Black’s new movie titled, “Gulliver’s Travels” – a modern spin on Jonathan Swift’s novel from a century ago. Here’s a quick video of […]

American Girl Cafe Birthday Experience Details

American Girl Cafe Birthday Experience Details

Check out our American Girl Cafe Birthday Experience Details for photos and videos about dining in this iconic cafe with your littles. So much fun and totally worth the price for such an incredible experience – on your kiddos birthday or anytime of year! Amazing service. Delicious food. Complete with a special chair, plate, and […]

Dancing Fools

My kids went crazy for the music to be found on our recent Carnival Cruise. Kyle and Kenzie are cutting a rug at dinner to the sounds of our singing waiters as our meal was coming to a close.  The songs would have been kind of hokey if Mike and I were traveling alone, but […]

Mini Golfing at Sea

Take a peek at our video of the mini golf course on top of the Cruise ship. Isn’t it crazy that there is an actual miniature golf course on these Carnival Cruise ships? It’s beautiful on the upper deck and such a fun experience for the kids too. This was Kenzie and Kyle’s very 1st […]

Half Moon Cay

Paradise found.  Half Moon Cay is all that you’d imagine the Caribbean to be. A small virtually desolate crescent island paradise with the clearest turquoise waters & a white sand beach going on for miles. Holland America bought this island for Carnival Cruise to visit. It is amazing! This island was the most beautiful we […]

Mother Daughter Pedicure Cruise Style

Kenzie and I went all Jennifer Garner & Violet Affleck yesterday with our Mother Daughter Pedicure at the Spa on the Cruise ship. I decided to splurge on an unforgettable experience for the two of us and I’m so glad I did. The view from the Spa can’t be beat. The experience of being pampered […]

Grand Turk Cruise Center

The perfect day. Our ship arrived  before 7AM and we were on the beach swimming in the crystal clear waters of Grand Turk before 8 AM. We could snorkel in our swim goggles too. We saw tons of awesome fish – even Kenzie could “scuba dive” as she called it with her goggles. She wore […]

Formal Dinner on the Cruise

The best part about a family vacation is the memories and we’re making lots on this adventure. Tomorrow we hit Grand Turk for our 1st day in the Caribbean. I can’t wait to see what the kids think of the clear water. We were skeptical about formal night on the cruise seeing we’d be bringing […]