A is for Aulani

Jan 25

There are so many PRACTICAL things I want to tell you if you are headed to the paradise that is Aulani, Disney’s amazing resort and spa in Hawaii…but in my head as I type I’m simply screaming JUST GO! GO NOW! AND TAKE ME! That pretty much sums up how wonderful it was…I can’t even


Nov 23

The family and I are getting ready to celebrate my 40th (and my husband’s 42nd) at Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa in Hawaii. I can’t even BEGIN to tell you how excited we are to be taking a trip as a family and to be headed somewhere OTHER than a doctor’s office. And the best

I’m Late! I’m Late! For a VERY Important Date!

Oct 23

We had so much fun at Disneyland the other weekend I’ve been entirely too caught up in reliving the moment, I forgot to tell you. But never fear! There is STILL TIME to enjoy what is, arguably, one of the best times to hit the parks: Halloween! This year we had triple digit weather for

Do You Want to Build a Princess?

Sep 15

I have a bit of a confession. My daughter pretty much could care less about all the Disney Princesses and I’m not happy about it. Go ahead, lecture me. I know, I know…I should be thrilled, right? She doesn’t want to be saved by the Prince (although, to be fair, not many Disney Princesses are

No Request is Too Extreme

Aug 25

Ever want someone to love something as much as you do? To feel that feeling you feel when you feel allllllll the feeeeeelllls? Ok that sounded creepier than I meant. Let me try again. I had the privilege of taking my Goddaughter to Disneyland for her 1st ever visit. I wasn’t sure if she liked

She’s Never Been to Disney

Jul 25

My Goddaughter is visiting California this summer…and she has just told me she’s never been to a Disney theme park. Never to Disney World. Never to Disneyland You know what this means, right?


Jun 3

I want to run in one of these runDisney things so bad it hurts. PHYSICALLY HURTS. While I’m getting better, it’s still a long road to ‘running’Land. So Im working out in the pool.  I’m swimming and doing my doctor prescribed physical therapy.. blah blah blah. But really, I’m dreaming about picking out some cute

The Magic, Fancy Memories That Flood Back

May 10

I have this vague recollection about a trip we took to Disney World with my family…but in my younger years. So that would have meant my Grandmother, who lived in Central Florida, would have been involved or taken us. I remember becoming entirely in love with this maroon/pink umbrella, or parasol. It had my name

Going to Disney? Dress the Part First! GIVEAWAY

Apr 14

Before we headed off on our Disneyland adventure for Spring Break and the Disney Social Media Moms Conference, Kohl’s sent over a gift card so the kids could wear some Mickey and Minnie at the parks. (Thanks Kohl’s!*) They have a new line called ‘Magic at Play‘ by Jumping Bean which is a bit small