Give the Gift of a Grand Adventure at Disney

Grand Adventures with Disney

When I look back at my many, many times at Disney Parks & Resorts, I consistently come back to one overarching memory: family. I remember my Grandma laughing as she hugged Mickey Mouse. I remember dancing with my cousins at parades. I remember the time my husband and I were called up to be in … [Read more...]

MyMagic+: Disney Ramps up the Magic

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On our last trip to the Walt Disney World Resort, we were introduced to My Magic+. Once again, Disney is taking vacation planning to a new level and helping families squeeze as much magic as possible into their vacations! First, before we left for our trip, we downloaded the Walt Disney World's … [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 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...]

ATC on Location: Jamestown Settlement


Our final stop in Williamsburg was Jamestown Settlement. “FINALLY!” said Eliza. Shehad been dying to go to Jamestown Settlement, to see the  re-created Powhatan Indian village. It was the part she had been looking most forward to. First we had to see the gallery exhibits and watched … [Read more...]

ATC on Location: Busch Gardens Williamsburg

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No trip to Williamsburg is complete without a stop at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. The kids (who love amusement parks) were super excited. We immediately blown away - Busch Gardens Williamsburg has been voted the world’s “Most Beautiful Park” every year since 1990 by the National Amusement Park … [Read more...]

Best of the Bump at W Hotels

W Hotel BabyMoon Packages in NYC

I adore the W Hotels in New York - despite staying in NYC more times than I can count, they remain one of my favorites! They're sleek, chic and modern.  If you want to experience total urban luxury in NYC, the W is what you want.  I've never spent a bad night at a W and highly recommend all of them! … [Read more...]

ATC on Location: Colonial Williamsburg

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We absolutely LOVED our day in Colonial Williamsburg. It was amazing! Colonial Williamsburg is a living museum – there is truly nothing else like it. It is gorgeously restored, utterly unique and captivating. I was a bit worried about the kids losing interest, but we all loved it! Seriously – … [Read more...]

Dolphin Cay in Atlantis Bahamas


Definitely one of the highlights of our trip to Paradise Island in the beautiful Bahamas was our trip to Dolphin Cay, located in the heart of the Atlantis Resort. Honestly, it was so surreal - almost like a dream. When in your life do you get to interact so intimately with such a beautiful … [Read more...]