The Best Things to Buy Before Going to Disney World

We’re currently less than a month away from our next trip to Disney World. That means I’m starting to think about packing for Disney and purchasing anything we need in advance of our trip. With the high cost of everything at Disney, there are a number of things to buy before going to Disney World. … More The Best Things to Buy Before Going to Disney World

5 Awesome Things to Do at Christmas in Orlando

There’s something extra magical about Disney and the rest of Orlando at Christmas time. Between the lights and decorations, the festivities and the warm weather, Christmas in Orlando has quickly become our favorite time of year. Two of our favorite places to visit during the holidays in Orlando include Magic Kingdom and Disney Springs. If … More 5 Awesome Things to Do at Christmas in Orlando

10 Family-Friendly Places to Eat in Siesta Key, Florida

Any time we’re on vacation, we love eating at locally owned restaurants we can’t find anywhere else.  When looking for family friendly places to eat in Siesta Key, Florida, we aimed for our usual criteria for vacation dining. Outdoor seating in the warmer weather, great food including a kid’s menu, and amazing cocktails are usually … More 10 Family-Friendly Places to Eat in Siesta Key, Florida

7+ Fun Things to Do in Sarasota with Kids

For years, we’ve heard such wonderful things about Sarasota from family and friends. We were so excited to finally visit this beautiful area along the Florida Gulf Coast this March. Siesta Key is the perfect location for access to the award winning beaches, along with all that Sarasota has to offer at your fingertips. While … More 7+ Fun Things to Do in Sarasota with Kids

10 Tips for the Best Day in Disney with a Baby or Toddler

One of the best parts about visiting Walt Disney World with little kids (aside from them being free if they’re under 3!) is that so much of the experience is new and exciting to them. Even if you’ve been to Disney yourself a hundred times before, there’s nothing better than seeing it through your child’s … More 10 Tips for the Best Day in Disney with a Baby or Toddler

How to Prepare for One Day in Disney World

With SO MUCH information out there and Disney’s addition of the FastPass+ process in recent years, the whole planning part of any Disney trip can be a little overwhelming.  On a recent family vacation to Orlando, Florida, we decided to do one day in Disney World so everyone could experience the magic of Disney at … More How to Prepare for One Day in Disney World

Florida Keys with Kids: Islamorada Family Vacation

My parents visit Islamorada (village of islands) in the Florida Keys almost every year in the late winter.  With a new baby in tow, 2018 seemed like the perfect year for a relaxing family vacation.  While the other trips with our son were either spontaneous weekends away or were tied to weddings, this was the first … More Florida Keys with Kids: Islamorada Family Vacation