On Vacation

Cruising with kids-Part three, Disney Cruise Character meet & greets

One of the BEST parts about a Disney cruise is all of the Disney fun that comes along with it. Like, character meet & greets! When you visit the theme parks character meet & greets often have long lines and are usually spread out around the park. But, on the cruise we were able to […]

On Vacation

Cruising with kids- Part two, accommodations and dining

Accommodations One of the first things to consider when looking into a cruise line is staterooms. The Disney Cruise Line offers well designed, spacious staterooms at a competitive rate. Two of my fav things about the rooms are the fact that with a basic ocean view room you get a fantastic window and that there […]

On Vacation

Cruising with Kids-Part one, which Cruise Line?

Cruising is one of my all time fav ways to travel! You get to see lots of different places in a short period of time and without having to pack & re-pack your luggage! When we had our little guy we thought we wouldn’t be going on another cruise until he was much older . […]

Fun at Home

Express yourself, Toddler style!

As a parent you want to let your little one feel like they have a say in things that affect them and one of the easiest ways to do that is in the way their room is decorated. Once your little has chosen a theme (which can be anything from underwater, to a fav character […]

Vacation Prep

Packing for a Toddler- fun in the sun!

There’s nothing quite as fun as spending time at the beach or pool with your fav little one! Here are some of my must haves for those water adventures 🙂 Sunglasses and Hat Your little one is never too young for a good pair of sunglasses and a proper hat!  My fav hats are full brim but […]

Vacation Prep

Packing for a Toddler-safety first!

Aside from the fun  activities that keep your toddler entertained during a flight I also have a few safety/comfort items that I’m always sure to bring along! Safety Straps My little guy is tiny, always has been, probably always will be!  But, no matter your little one’s size the moment they turn two the require […]

Vacation Prep

Packing for a Toddler- the fun stuff!

If you’ve ever taken a little one on vacation you know there are expensive temptations everywhere, especially at Disney.  But, with a little pre-planning you can minimize over spending without cutting down on the fun, here are a few of my fav tips and buy ahead items. Glow Sticks & Light Up Wands/Toys Ok, this […]

On Vacation

Tips & tricks for taking your baby to Walt Disney World

Everyone thought we were nuts for going to Disney with a 6 month old but we had a fantastic time! Check out below for my tips and suggestions for navigating the happiest place on earth with a super tiny kiddo. When to go?? One of the most important things to consider when you take a baby to Walt Disney […]

Get Real

The Hangry Toddler

Last night we went out for a belated St. paddy’s day dinner. When we arrived out the restaurant we quickly realized our little guy wasn’t just hungry…he was hangry! Great, every parents’ worse nightmare, a hangry toddler in a restaurant who wants nothing to do with patiently waiting for his meal to arrive. Luckily, we’d […]

Day Trip ideas

Disney on Ice-Tips, tricks and thoughts

Yesterday we had a fantastic time at Disney on Ice, Follow your Heart. Disney on Ice is a great way to get a taste of Disney fun without the expensive of actually going to the parks. Here are some of our tips for attending Disney on Ice with you kiddos and a review of the show. […]