WDW FAQ

For those of you not in the know, I’m lucky enough to be a part of the Disney World Moms Panel.  I was selected (from 10,000 applicants) to join during the panel’s inaugural year and have been happily spreading virtual pixie dust ever since.  As a panelist, my duties (although it’s really quite a pleasure)… Continue reading WDW FAQ

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Days of Disney

Since August, my family has been enjoying a weekly “Day of Disney”.  It’s an annual tradition around these parts in which we feature a Disney film during dinner followed by a different Disney activity.  The activities vary greatly, but in the past some examples have been: Disney parks bingo, Disney trivia, Disney art, a Disney… Continue reading Days of Disney

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Family travel :: Zip Lining in Durango, Colorado

As fun as it was, river rafting in Colorado wasn’t the jewel of our vacation crown.  In researching for our trip I discovered that Colorado is home to the world’s largest, highest, and safest zipline course: Soaring Tree Top Adventures.   After having experienced it firsthand, I can assuredly tell you that Soaring is highly-rated for… Continue reading Family travel :: Zip Lining in Durango, Colorado

The Finer Things

I’m a lover of all things wine.  I might have mentioned it, a time or two. I grew up in Paso Robles, a little gem on California’s central coast–wine country, although back then it wasn’t half the wine destination it is now.  Still, I think those vines tangled themselves up in my subconscious, rooting a… Continue reading The Finer Things

Dangling Participles

Continuing on our journey…we left off our virtual tour of my High Seas Holiday at the Adventures Away party.  After raising our glasses to the most magical of cruises, we set sail, southbound, en route to much warmer weather. First up on our itinerary was two full sea days.  If you’ve never been on a… Continue reading Dangling Participles

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Disney Adorned For Christmas

If you ever have the chance to visit Walt Disney World during the month of December, you might want to schedule a “down day” during which you simply visit the resorts to check out the holiday decor. We did precisely that on Dec. 17th, and the general consensus was that it was time well spent.… Continue reading Disney Adorned For Christmas

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High Seas Holidays 2010

January 6th already?  Wowsers.  I feel like I kinda missed the holidays. This was the first time that we’ve ever gone away for Christmas.  And boy did we go. We met my grandparents at the airport in the wee hours of the morning on December 15th and flew through Las Vegas en route to Orlando. … Continue reading High Seas Holidays 2010

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