One Day Itinerary in Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon is on just about everyone's bucket list! This was the catalyst to our epic Southwest road trip. This was the first stop we planned and definitely one of the most memorable! My first and biggest tip for Grand Canyon National Park is to stay in Grand Canyon Village. The park is … [Read more...]

5 Harry Potter Must Do’s at Universal Studios Orlando

Universal Orlando is there the Harry Potter theme park started. Originally it was just Diagon Alley but soon Hogsmeade was thrown into the mix. Each park covers about 20 acres and host a plethora of different activities and rides. When you first walk into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, you … [Read more...]

Madison Beach Hotel: Fun Family Getaway

Ever since I can remember I've had a love for traveling. As a kid, I used to take trips with my family, sometimes local to home or others, from state to state. My childhood trips fueled a dream of worldwide travel but these days I find myself enjoying spontaneous trips with my family, which are … [Read more...]

Money Saving Tips for Visiting NYC

If you want to visit the city that never sleeps, you may find yourself spending a pretty penny. Never fear! You can save and enjoy all the Big Apple has to offer without breaking the bank. Here are some money-saving tips for visiting NYC. Take a Tour Get an education about the city while … [Read more...]

Visiting Everglades National Park with Kids

We couldn't visit South Flordia without stopping into Everglades National Park. It spans 1.5 million acres and is full of watery grasslands and tons of wildlife. We visited in April and it was perfect - not too hot and humid yet and a little cloudy to make hiking more comfortable. The kids really … [Read more...]

Elegant DIY Ideas for the Dining Room

New year, new home? There's nothing like a little refresh to inspire you for the new year. Just a simple DIY project and have a huge impact on your space - you can really do a lot for not too much time or money. DIY Primitive Dinning Room Table from craftsmandrive.com Progress Report: … [Read more...]

Gigy: For the Musical Kid in Your Life

After listening to a friend sing with her guitar around the campfire, she was determined to learn to play. We found a used ukulele and now she's learning. (Its so adorable. I want to learn to!) A video posted by Melissa Angert (@melissaangert) on Aug 8, 2016 at 7:00pm PDT She is loving … [Read more...]

Dreaming of a Caribbean Getaway with Crystal Cruises during Plan a Cruise Month

One thing that we've totally neglected to think about in all of our vacation planning for next year is a trip for us. Not with the kids - I mean a getaway just for the two of us. We managed to get away together last February and it was AMAZING. At a little taverna in Athens There is nothing … [Read more...]

Seize the Day – Not the Stains – With OxiClean™ White Revive™ Stain Remover

This post was sponsored by the Maker of OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about their White Revive™ Laundry Stain Remover, all opinions are my own.  Every day during the summer, my son comes home looking like this. I literally … [Read more...]