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We Are Family

I plan tons of trips throughout the year and some of my very favorite have become multigenerational trips! Getting the entire family together to plan a magical trip together can make for some amazing memories that literally last a lifetime. There’s nothing more amazing than parents, grandparents, aunts, and uncles seeing Disney through the eyes […]


There’s no time like the present

Folks always ask me when is the best time to start planning their trip to Walt Disney World Resort, so I thought I’d lay out my thoughts on the perfect planning scenario. As always, this is based on my humble opinion……although we all know there’s ALWAYS a method behind my thought process when it comes […]


Moments of Magic from my Memory Vault

Often times people place a monetary value on things to equivocate treasure, but few things hold more value to me than my Disney memories. Over the years, I have been so very blessed to enjoy so much time at Walt Disney World and on Disney Cruise Line that I have made lifelong friends and lasting […]


Disney’s California Adventure

This past summer I had the opportunity to travel to California and visit the two parks located in Anaheim: Disneyland Resort and Disney’s California Adventure. If you missed the Disneyland Resort blog posted a few weeks back, make sure to check that out as that was out first experience when in California. I was very […]


Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

I would trust Hagrid with my life. – Albus Dumbledore  I was literally so excited to head over to Universal Orlando Resort last week to finally get to experience Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure! It has been on my radar since it’s announced opening. Always being a Harry Potter fan, I literally get butterflies each […]


Disney Transportation 101

Disney has several options for transportation around the resort to get guests to all their desired destinations inside the property. Buses, boats, monorails, and soon to come skyliners are Disney’s complimentary options and also partners with Lyft for its now famous, Minnie Van services which cost an additional fee that is assessed by mileage.  Keys […]


Blue encounter:

Written By: Brock Pence AT Universal Studios Orlando Florida Jurassic Park is one of the most iconic and well versed film franchises in cinema history. With the latest trilogy installment, Jurassic World, Universal unveiled a new encounter with the leading Velociraptor herself, Blue. Owen Grady, Blue’s Handler, is away but has left a team of […]