Epcot: Every spot is a photo op

Disney and Nickelodeon Vacation: Hollywood Studios and Epcot

There is a reason why people come from all over the world to visit Walt Disney World, it's the magic and wonder. Not only is it amazing but the whole undertone and atmosphere is catered toward children's happiness and safety. I [...]

Magic Kingdom: Ben the Birthday Boy

Disney & Nickelodeon Vacation: Disney’s Magic Kingdom

The first time we took the kids to Walt Disney World I think we made several mistakes that culminated into a vacation, that simply wasn't a vacation, it was exhausting... The kids were 3 and 5 years old, too young [...]

Nickelodeon Spongebob Family Pic

Disney & Nickelodeon Vacation: Nickelodeon Resort

Ben and I originally planned to go to Italy this year for his 40th birthday and the vacation of a life-time, but once we found out that he was going to be deployed we changed our plans to have a [...]

Grinning Like An Idiot- Tybee Island 2013-0198

Painting Trip – Tangible and Not Tangible

Recently mom and I headed to Tybee Island for a painting seminar - she took a China Painting class where she learned how to use an airbrush on porcelain and where I took a class in oil painting with Andrew [...]

Botantical Gardens 2012

Huntsville Botanical Gardens – Great for Kids!

We live in Huntsville, AL and have for the past 4 years.  It's a quiet city with the highest number of PhDs than anywhere else in the US (NASA, Boeing and a couple of Universities make this possible).  Most out-of-towners [...]

Pink Tiger at Cedar Hill Farms

Easter at Cedar Hill Farm

I love coming to my in-laws house! It's a mini-vacation!:) We always do something fun, the in-laws always watch and spoil the kids, giving Ben and I time to ourselves. I actually get to read a magazine, have coffee or [...]

Travel Must Haves

Travel Necessities

Over the month of March I'm traveling every week. It can be very tiring and frustrating to travel so much...getting dressed and packed to go to the airport to just get undressed, unpacked to get through the screener - arrghhh...but I have [...]


New York Vacation: Museum of Natural History

New York has some of the best Museums!   I'm forever surprised that people from other countries come to the US for vacation, when we want to go to their country for vacation. :) I was asked by a group of [...]


New York Vacation: Serendipity and Empire State Building

Our first night in New York together ended with a delicious dinner at Serendipity and a view we'll never forget.  You HAVE to at least look at this dessert, it is hands down the BEST dessert I've ever had! Now, [...]

911 Memorial

New York Vacation: 911 Memorial

Ben and I recently went to New York City for a mini vacation, just the two of us.  We had a packed two days.  If you haven't seen what all we got in in just 4 hours, check out New [...]

Statue of Liberty

New York Vacation: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

My husband and I took off a few days of work and left the kids with Grandma and Grandpa to go to New York City.  With just two days in New York, we packed in everything that we could.  If [...]