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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Day 1 on our Carnival Cruise

All went smoothly yesterday as we embarked on our 7 Day Carnival Cruise from Baltimore to the Eastern Caribbean. A big advantage to leaving from a port close to home was not having to deal with air travel before the cruise. We literally just drove right up to the ship and began to go through … Read more

Leaving on a Carnival Cruise

Bon Voyage! After watching endless YouTube clips featuring both official and unofficial “passenger” footage of Carnival Cruises, to prep the kids for our vacation, departure day is finally here. We depart at 5 PM today from Baltimore for the Eastern Caribbean on the Carnival Pride. The kids are totally excited about being on the “floating” … Read more

Taking a Break at the Breakers

Video Tour! If you’ve never been to the Palm Beach area in Florida it is gorgeous! The Breakers resort literally sits on the water with the waves crashing against the hotel. Everything overlooks water and like many resorts, the spa is fabulous and the rooms are plush.  Here’s a peek at the outdoor area from … Read more

Disney Wonder Cruise

Disney Cruise Lines sent me on a 3 day press trip aboard the Disney Wonder Cruise ship last week. It was a marvelous adventure! I’ve never been on a cruise before so this was a brand new experience for me. I loved cruising and I especially loved the Disney Magic sprinkled everywhere throughout the ship … Read more

Disney World Top 10

So we just wrapped up day 3 of our trip to Disney. Here’s my top ten list so far – top 5 great things and top 5 not-so-great things. Five Great Things 1) It’s Disney. The little ones truly think it’s all their favorite movies, books, and characters coming to life. It’s great to see … Read more