Wonder Woman’s Lasso Of Truth at Six Flags America

Earlier this week my family was invited to be some of the first in the DC area to check out the new Wonder Woman’s Lasso of Truth at Six Flags America. The kids ditched school, I dressed Lucy up in a Wonder Woman costume, and off we went for a day in the park! Since […]

Five Free Ways to Spend Fourth of July In Washington, DC

Brace yourself: Fourth of July in Washington, DC pictures are coming. I mean, you knew this had to happen with me, right? The Cherry Blossom posts probably tipped you off that I’m embracing my new hometown in a massive way. What you may not know about me is that I am a total Sue Heck […]

The Art of the Road Trip Pit Stop

While our president might be talking about the Art of the Deal, I’m talking about things that are much more important to parents. The Art of the Road Trip Pit Stop. I love a good road trip, and frankly, it’s probably the main reason I like summer vacations. When the kids are out of school […]

Pandora FastPasses and Extra Magic Hours

ETA 5.27.17: It’s time! Pandora: the World of Avatar is open at Walt Disney World.  FastPasses can be obtained through your My Disney Experience app.  The attractions are tiered at Animal Kingdom now: you’ll have to choose between Flight of Passage or riding the Na’vi River.  Disney announced today that you can book your Pandora […]

Time to #HeroUp | Disneyland Summer of Heroes

Big things are happening around the Disneyverse this week with coast to coast excitement. Walt Disney World has Pandora going on, which looks cool, but come on… can it really compare to Disneyland’s summer offering? Disney California Adventure brings you something out of this world: the Disneyland Summer of Heroes media preview starts Thursday and […]

Runners Love Hershey, PA | Let’s Count the Ways

Did you know: Hershey offers two sweet race weekends that comprise the Chocolate Town Challenge! I was treated to the sweetest opportunity a blogger could dream of: a trip to Hershey, Pennsylvania! I was hosted for the weekend in exchange for my honest opinions and reviews of the places we visited. Here are five reasons […]

Four Tips For Visiting Hershey As A First-Timer

I was treated to the sweetest opportunity a blogger could dream of: a trip to Hershey, Pennsylvania! I was hosted for the weekend in exchange for my honest opinions and reviews of the places we visited. Spoiler alert: I loved it all, honestly. Here are my top four tips for visiting Hershey The Sweetest Place on […]

Race Through New York: Get Your Tight Pants On!

I just got back from (yes, I know, ANOTHER) trip to Orlando. While it’s good to be home- so, so soooo good to be home!- I will confess: I missed getting some park time in this time around. Especially after finally getting to Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon at Universal Orlando last month. I […]

Why I’m OK Saying Goodbye to Wishes

I’m on my way to Orlando this week for a work conference. But of course, I’ll be popping over to Disney. That Annual Passport needs to be justified, eh? So saying goodbye to “Wishes” is on the list of things to do, and if I’m lucky, I’ll make it back in time on Friday night […]

Road Trips With Teens & Tweens: Six Tips Parents Need

Like it or not, the summer road trip season is just around the corner. I’m in the ‘like it’ category! My kids? Maybe not so much. Road trips with teens and tweens can be challenging. But hey, that’s (literally) how this family rolls! For my family of six, the most economical way to get around […]