Category Archives: Travel


From a technical perspective, I know this picture is not that great. I’m shooting with the sun in the left frame, creating that haziness. But it’s my favorite picture of the trip we took earlier this month on the Carnival Vista. … Continue reading

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How to Pack your Backpack for a Magical Day at Walt Disney World

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MagicalFamilyFirsts #CollectiveBias As a Florida resident, I’ve been going to Walt Disney World for as long as I can remember. As a child … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ Recap #Miami2Tenn

How has it been a month already since we came back from our Framily vacation to Sevierville, Tennessee? In between loads of laundry, homework supervising, dinner making, and working, I’ve been reminiscing about the awesome time we had! Before I … Continue reading

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We’re headed to the Smokies!!

We’ve looked forward to this for about a year, and it’s so hard to believe that in just four weeks we’ll be headed on an epic road trip: we’re off to the Great Smoky Mountains! The four of us, along … Continue reading

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We went on a Florida Keys Staycation and loved it!

Do you know what it’s like to live in paradise? I do, though we don’t take advantage of it as much as we should. But that changed this past holiday weekend. We headed south, just a little over an hour … Continue reading

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Things we’re celebrating

How did we celebrate and commemorate Brandon’s 11th birthday? If you know us well, you know the answer: we went to Disney, of course! We’re trying to maximize our annual passes as we aren’t sure yet if our financial situation … Continue reading

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The New Fantasyland

One of our reasons for going to Disney this past weekend was to finally see The New Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom. Ever since I heard all about it from my social media friends back in December, I was determined … Continue reading

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Delightful Days at Disney

As South Floridians, we are so lucky to live just 4 hours away from the most magical place on Earth. Hubby and I are true Disney buffs, and our kids aren’t too far behind. We’ve been there dozens of times, … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico

Exactly one month ago, around this time, we were having dinner at our favorite restaurant in Old San Juan. After our mid-day arrival, we drove around for a bit, checked into our hotel, and headed off to dinner. We introduced … Continue reading

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Here I am…

Please forgive my silence over the last week. I’ve gotten sucked into the phenomenon that is Fifty Shades of Grey. I’ve read all three books, twice, over the last two weeks. It is clearly not Pulitzer Prize winning writing, but … Continue reading

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