February 22, 2018

What To Wear To Disney World

What to Wear to Disney World is one of my all-time most popular blog posts, but styles have changed tremendously since I originally posted four years ago so I'm updating it for 2018! Disney is certainly no fashion mecca, but that's no reason to throw all sense of style to the wind. You can be cute AND comfy at a theme park. It just takes a little bit of thought and planning.
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November 5, 2012

10 Tips for Enjoying Disney World with Kids

After several family vacations to Disney World, I compiled a list of my top 10 tips for enjoying disney world with kids. This year we took our third family vacation to Disney World, and I’ve also gone a handful of times by myself for work so I feel like that pretty much qualifies me for...
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May 17, 2012

Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

We were among the first to stay at Disney’s Bay Lake Tower, part of the Disney Vacation Club, back in November of 2009. A recent addition to the Contemporary Resort in the Magic Kingdom area, this resort is spacious, modern and luxurious. This was the first time I’d ever stayed on the Monorail, and we...
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May 15, 2012

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

When I went to the Disney Social Media Moms Conference last month, we stayed at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort. This was a new one for me. I have stayed at several of the Disney Deluxe Resorts, but none in the Epcot Area resorts. After spending a weekend at the Yacht Club, I consider the Epcot area...
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May 7, 2012

The Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

At the Disney Social Media Mom’s Celebration last month, each attendee was allowed to choose one activity on Saturday morning. Among the choices was the Wild Africa Trek — a private guided tour where guests get up close and personal with Animal Kingdom’s wild animals. Before I had a chance to look at the other...
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May 3, 2012

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort Review

One of the highlights of attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration was our exclusive sneak peek into Disney’s newest value resort — the Art of Animation  Resort, scheduled to open at the end of the month. On the final night of the conference, Disney threw a party for all attendees and their families at...
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November 23, 2009

Visiting Disney at Christmastime #FamilyTravelDiary

Nobody does vacation like Disney.  They think of every little detail — right down to the hand soap with Mickey on it and the clear plastic covers that fit perfectly on paper plates for meals to go.  Everything has a meticulous system, and everything runs like clockwork.  Parades and shows start on time.  Every. Time. ...
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November 20, 2009

Hoop-Dee-Doo Review #FamilyTravelDiary

Tonight we said good-bye to Disney in style — my mom treated our family to tickets to the Hoop-De-Doo Review, a Disney tradition for many, but my first time ever attending the event. We took a ferry boat over to the Ft. Wilderness campground. I think it’s safe to say we enjoyed the show. It...
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November 19, 2009

Dining at California Grill in Walt Disney World

Alternatively titled, A Tale of Forsaken Chocolate Lava Cake. Two years ago I had the privilege of attending the very first Mom Blogger Mixer, compliments of Maria Bailey and Walt Disney World. It was a whirlwind of a weekend, and the last night we were treated to dinner at the California Grill — an acclaimed...
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May 17, 2008

Disney Hotels and Resorts :: An Overview

I have stayed at 5 Disney resorts and visited several others, and I can honestly say, I haven’t seen a Disney hotel or resort where I would NOT want to stay. They are all gorgeous and beautifully themed. You may or may not know that Disney has three levels of resort options. The deluxe resorts are the most...
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