Top 5 Chicago Attractions

5 things to do in Chicago

Chicago is one of those destinations that gets better the more you explore, but when you only have a limited amount of time, even the surface can be a great vacation. First time visitors to Chicago might be overwhelmed by the amount of stuff that there is to see, but there are some definite … [Read more...]

North American Cruises that aren’t in the Caribbean

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When most Americans hear the word cruise they automatically think of the sandy beaches of the Caribbean. The majority of cruises leaving the United States are in fact bound for the Caribbean but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other options. New England There are lots of cruises that depart … [Read more...]

ATC on Location: Block Island

Mohegan Bluff Block Island Beach

If you're looking for a classic, storybook New England vacation spot, think Block Island. If you're looking for boardwalks, amusement parks and fast food... look elsewhere.  This is an island for bike rides and fishing. Long days at a quiet beach. Bare feet. Lingering over dinner at … [Read more...]

Visit Providence: Roger Williams Park Zoo

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When you are exploring beautiful Providence, you need to hit the Roger Williams Park Zoo! We loved it so much we joined as members! Its a great size - tons of exhibits, but not tons of walking. You can easily tackle the zoo in 2-3 hours. Its spread out enough, though, that you aren't tripping … [Read more...]

ATC On Location: Bridgewalk Resort Anna Maria Island

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Anna Maria Island might be one of the most perfect places on earth to have a family vacation.  The entire island is mostly residential, quiet, quirky and just oozing old Floridian charm.  Every corner has a little shop or cafe that invites you to just sit and stare at the turquoise waters of the … [Read more...]

ATC Favorite: Huggies Clutch ‘n’ Clean

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I won't lie.  There's been times we've been delayed five minutes getting out the door JUST because we're hunting down a travel pack of wipes as opposed to the refill wipes.  Oh, you weren't aware there was a difference?  Become a parent and you learn that one does not equal the other.  The Huggies … [Read more...]

ATC on Location: Disneyland Hotel

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The Disneyland Hotel may possibly be our favorite Disney hotel! We stayed here a few weeks ago during the Disney Social Media Moms conference and it blew us away! Disneyland Hotel is the original hotel at the Disneyland Resort. It has a well-deserved AAA four-diamond rating. It’s a modern, luxury … [Read more...]

Pinspiration: Best Pizza in America

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"Best in America" is a pretty bold statement.  My husband told me he read about this place along our route of our most recent road trip and I was skeptical. Frank Pepe's Pizzeria. Ok, then. But then I saw it was called "Best" or "#1 in America" by places like Food and Wine, The Daily Meal, and … [Read more...]

ATC on Location: Disney Social Media Moms

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Last week, we attended the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration at Disneyland. Boy, does Disney know how to throw a party. From the moment we stepped into registration, the surprises started coming and they didn't stop!! We picked up our itinerary and went right over to meet Donald! We stayed … [Read more...]