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4 Reasons You Should Be Watching Bizaardvark on the Disney Channel

I was a weird kid. For at least a week in 8th grade, I wore neon safety lab glasses to school. You know the ones that look like a scuba mask? Our uniform rules were pretty strict, but eyewear and hair accessories were free game. The loophole amused me, but, let's be honest, it wasn't necessarily well received by my peers. But being normal didn't … [Read more...]

Bizaardvark Set Visit

Before attending the Finding Dory event earlier this month, I had no clue what Bizaardvark was. If you don't know what it is, it's an upcoming Disney Channel comedy series set to premiere June 24, 2016, before taking up its regular timeslot on July 10th. While I was in LA I had the opportunity to meet the writers, cast and producers during the … [Read more...]

Frozen Live at the Hyperion

The magic of Disney storytelling combined with the artistry of the theater is what you'll find in the new Frozen Live at the Hyperion within Disney's California Adventure theme park. From the second you enter the Hyperion, expect to be transported to the kingdom of Arendelle. I was fortunate to be in attendance for the world premiere, and knew I … [Read more...]

What are MagicBands?

If it's your first time visiting Walt Disney World or it's been a while since your last visit, there's something seriously cool you need to know about: MagicBands! But exactly what are MagicBands? Designed to make resort vacations more seamless and personal, a MagicBand is a must-have for your Disney vacation. These all-in-one, secure bracelets … [Read more...]

Is Memory Maker Worth It?

You're already spending thousands on your Disney World vacation. Do you splurge for extras? Is Memory Maker worth it? Read on to find out what I think. During our recent trip to Disney World for the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, we took advantage of the wonderful photographers on site so that we could have photos of the entire family at … [Read more...]

Snacks to Pack for Disney World

This is a partnered post with CVS Pharmacy. All opinions expressed are my own. Save a little on the vacation budget with these snacks to pack for Disney World. We are only a few days out and the kids still don't know we are going to Disney World. Like they seriously have no idea. I think it's kind of comical actually. I've been making Mickey … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Vacation Close to Home

Five simple, but sometimes forgot about, reasons to vacation close to home. I'm honored to have partnered with Extended Stay America for this post. My family loves to travel. We like experiencing new places, finding new ways to have fun together, and just the spontaneity of being out of our normal, every day routine. During spring break we had … [Read more...]

Why Choosing Extended Stay America Can Stretch the Vacation Budget

Over the spring break vacation, my family partnered with Extended Stay America and they hosted our stay at one of their properties in Dallas. During our stay I noticed some features and perks that helped to extend our vacation budget. So I wanted to share my reasons why choosing Extended Stay America can stretch the vacation budget. I'm all about … [Read more...]

Tips for a Rainy Day at Disneyland

Is there rain in the forecast for your upcoming Disneyland vacation? Here are some helpful tips for a rainy day at Disneyland! Rain, rain, here to stay? Either way, it’s a Disney Day! Having spent the majority of my life in Southern California, I find it quite curious when water starts falling from the sky. But there’s one thing I know for sure. … [Read more...]

Gift Ideas for the Star Wars Fan

I've been very good this year, Santa. But you and the elves don't have to worry about my Christmas list. All I want this year is Star Wars merchandise from Disneyland. There are so many gift ideas for the Star Wars fan! When you come on over to our house for a visit, you'll notice one thing. We are kind of Disney obsessed. Vintage alarm clocks, … [Read more...]