Category: Kids & Family

Frozen Ever After in Epcot: An Icy Blast!

Frozen Ever After in Epcot: An Icy Blast!

With the announcement of Frozen Ever After opening in Epcot at Walt Disney World came quite a bit of buzz, both good and bad regarding the placement of the new ride. Regardless of any chatter going on within the Disney community though, the ride quickly […]

Travel Adventures: Paris, France

Travel Adventures: Paris, France

We love Paris, or rather the idea of Paris. Having not yet been we can do little more than daydream, buy Paris related items, try to learn French, watch French movies, listen to French music and daydream some more. What’s the allure?

The Path Less Traveled: Walking from Hollywood Studios to Epcot at Walt Disney World

The Path Less Traveled: Walking from Hollywood Studios to Epcot at Walt Disney World

Did you know that there is a walking path from Hollywood Studios to Epcot in Walt Disney World? While I’m always surprised that even the most seasoned WDW-goers aren’t aware of this pathway that can take you from one park to the other, it really should come as no surprise as it is not advertised and almost slightly hidden. To find it, if you’re coming from the bus drop-off area, make a right from there rather than heading toward the entrance of the Hollywood Studios.  This easy walk is a great way to escape the chaos of the parks and will take you about 20 mins to get from Hollywood Studios to the Boardwalk, where you can walk to the International Gateway in Epcot!  So without further ado, here is our photo tour of this beautiful walk! (more…)

The Best Family Road Trip Survival Guide

The Best Family Road Trip Survival Guide

Perhaps it was that one trip you took with your kids that helped you decide NEVER to take a family vacation again. Or someone’s bright idea to let your mother ride shotgun; being subjected to a rundown of everything wrong with your life choices is […]

Kalahari Resort: A Review

Kalahari Resort: A Review

If you’ve been contemplating exchanging your pricey beach vacation for something cheap and close to home—well, we’re entirely against that,

‘Tis the Season: Glow at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens

‘Tis the Season: Glow at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens

If you’re in the Cleveland area during the holiday season, its important to note that there are a few pretty spectacular displays and experiences to be had while here. The botanical gardens are no exception. If you’ve never been the the Cleveland Botanical Gardens in University Circle, it should be on your Cleveland bucket list. Its beautifully maintained throughout the year and has many gorgeous gardens and exhibits both inside and out. During the holiday season though, they put on the beautifully appointed Glow, and the gardens are lit up, uniquely decorated trees line the corridors and the sounds of season fill the air. (more…)

‘Tis the Season:Christmas in Cleveland

‘Tis the Season:Christmas in Cleveland

If you’re anything like most people, the holidays always come and go too quickly. We come from a pretty large family and enjoy spending the holidays with the them, so generally, we don’t do much traveling this time of year but I still feel like there […]

‘Tis the Season: Wildlights at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

‘Tis the Season: Wildlights at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

While I can’t really say I’m a fan of the cold that comes along with winter in Ohio, I love all things Christmas and am willing to deal with whatever Mother Nature gives us when the holiday season rolls around. Since so many holiday themed […]

Fun on the Disney BoardWalk at Epcot Walt Disney World

Fun on the Disney BoardWalk at Epcot Walt Disney World

Perhaps you’re 4 days into your Disney vacation and DONE with character visits. Perhaps you’re sick of the rides, the mickey ice cream and the stroller parking.

But you don’t have to be fed up with your Disney vacation to escape to The BoardWalk.  (more…)