Spring Break in Washington DC | Mom Monday

My kids have been off for Spring Break for three and a half days. And we’ve spent most of their Spring Break in Washington DC. And I’m an exhausted, weary, in bed by 8 pm bone tired momma over here. I’m not complaining, though. No, really. And if you know me, you know that’s a […]

Senses Spa and Salon on the Disney Dream | Review

You can’t sell Disney cruises if you don’t GO on a Disney cruise. And you can’t advise cruisers on amenities if you don’t try them all, amirite? That’s why I made sure to visit the Senses Spa and Salon while I was on the Disney Dream. I did this for YOU, people! What can I […]

Announced: Pandora FastPasses and Extra Magic Hours

It’s time! Well, almost time. Disney announced today that you can book your Pandora FastPasses online starting tomorrow morning at 6 am ET. If you’ve been dying to walk under the floating mountains or need to take a ride on the Na’vi River- or, hey, soar on the back of a banshee- then it’s go […]

Spring Break Planning Looks, Ah, Different This Year

I know a lot of my friends and family in Texas and Arizona are already enjoying their Spring Break. Or already enjoyed it in some cases. Spring comes early to the southern states! And Lawdy, Arizona is already moving into summer: the weather app says 96 degrees in my old hometown this weekend. Um, yeah, […]

6 Kid Approved California Theme Parks to Visit

Hey, parents, I hate to be the one to break it to you. Spring Break & Summer vacation plans: let’s discuss. Both will be here before you and I know it, and having kids laying around the house proclaiming, “I’m borrreeeddd” is never a good thing. Obviously. Just as obvious is the answer to Spring […]

5 Reasons Moms Should Travel With Girlfriends

I’m recently back from my annual girlfriends only travel weekend. We hit up Orlando and did it RIGHT with visits to both Disney World and Universal Studios (if you are only going to one- you are missing half the fun!). I’ve been doing this every year since 2011 and it’s become one of my most anticipated […]

10 Essential Tips For the Princess Half Marathon

Know before you go: 10 Essential Tips For the Princess Half Marathon that will ensure the first time runDisney participant has a royally good time. So you think you’re a Princess? You’re about to find out just what that means when you cross the start lines at the Princess Half Marathon Weekend! You might be […]

All the Reasons You Will Ever Need To Love runDisney | Tuesdays on the Run

    This week we are talking about your love of running. What do YOU love about running? Shout it out and link up with Erika, Marcia and me this week.   All the Reasons You Will Ever Need To Love runDisney Today is the registration day for runDisney’s biggest event weekend: Walt Disney World Marathon weekend. […]

Best Airports to Travel to Disneyland

Today I was contacted by no less than four Walt Disney World “vets” who are planning their first trips to Walt’s original park, Disneyland. To say I’m excited for them is an understatement! Guys, any Disney fan who loves Walt Disney World with all their pixie dusted hearts should try to take a trip to […]

TSA PreCheck Changes Ahead: Why the Time To Apply Is Now

Last summer I signed up for TSA PreCheck (TSA Pre✓®), and it changed the way I travel. Simply put: $85 was well worth the investment. But there are changes ahead for this program, and if you had any interest in applying, February might be the month to do so.   TSA PreCheck Benefits TSA PreCheck […]