Disney Introduces New Seasonal Pricing at Disney Theme Parks

New Seasonal Pricing at Disney Theme Parks Yesterday Disney announced on the DisneyParks blog that, as of yesterday, February 28, 2016, it is implementing a new Seasonal Pricing at Disney Theme Parks. With ever-growing visitation rates, particularly during peak periods of the year, Disney is seeking to encourage visitors to consider visiting during the less… [read more]

Escape Cold in Kissimmee, Florida + Win a Florida Vacation for 4!

Don’t forget to scroll down to enter to win an awesome vacation to Kissimmee, Florida! It has been cold and snowy here in Utah! I’ve only spent seven or so winters here in my life, but I can safely say that this has been the snowiest of them all. As of this morning, we’ve had… [read more]

Fun Holiday Events at Disney World You Won’t Want to Miss!

If you’re planning a trip to Disney World soon, you’ll find that there is no shortage of fun holiday events at Disney World this time of year. The holiday season is a wonderful time to visit the most wonderful place on earth! Ian Ford, CEO and founder of Undercover Tourist, the trusted name in attraction tickets,… [read more]

Brand Ambassador and Social Good – iRetreat Recap!

Disclosure: Thank you to Pure Via for sponsoring my iRetreat attendance and this post.  Y’all, my life has been crazy the last two weeks! Thankfully, it has really been a good kind of crazy. Last week…wait, was that last week? In the whirlwind of events time has become a bit of a blur… Let’s try… [read more]

See Our Family Discover Boating at Lake Granbury, Texas! #DiscoverBoating

It didn’t take me very many years into my life to discover boating. When I was a kid my parents had a boat share (that’s a thing, right?); they went in on a boat with some friends. They shared the payment, the time, and the fun. What fun summers we had in that boat! We… [read more]

Our 10th Anniversary in New Orleans – Bourbon Orleans Hotel Review

“You don’t drink?! What are you doing in New Orleans then?!” That was our waiter on the last day of our Memorial Day weekend trip to New Orleans. After having spent a couple days in New Orleans I was taken aback by our waiters comment. Anyone who thinks New Orleans is only good for getting… [read more]

Awesome Anniversary Staycation Ideas

Sometimes you need a vacation but you’re just not in the mood to spend a lot of money or spend a lot of time and energy traveling. For these circumstances, a staycation is the perfect solution. Summer is around the corner and with it, many anniversaries. For your anniversary, you might feel pressured to do… [read more]

Things to do in Natchitoches, the Oldest City in Louisiana!

The other day as I was planning our next anniversary getaway (New Orleans in just a couple weeks!!!) I realized that I never shared our pictures from our Natchitoches visit with you. Last year, around this time, my husband and I spent our anniversary in the quaint little town of Natchitoches, Louisiana. Established in 1714… [read more]

Sesame Street Live is coming to Bossier City, Louisiana! Promo Code + Giveaway!

  I’m so excited to announce that Sesame Street Live “Let’s Dance!” is coming to Shreveport / Bossier City, LA February 17 & 18!  Make sure you keep reading for important details about the event including a Sesame Street Live promo code! Sesame Street Live is a larger-than-life, musical touring stage production featuring Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster,… [read more]

Discover, Learn, and Enjoy the Perot Museum in Dallas + Giveaway

Last week while in Dallas for our Thanksgiving break my boys and I had the chance to visit the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.  We’d been to the Perot Museum once before, but due to it’s massive size we only made it to two of its 5 floors. The Perot Museum of Nature and… [read more]

Attn DFW Readers! Texas Pride Rug Design Contest from Vecco DIY Rug Décor – You Could Win $2,500!

This is a sponsored blog post; while the views expressed here were genuinely mine, consideration was paid to me by Vecco DIY Rug Decor to post this story. Turning a house into a home is something you can be proud of. If you’re creative, crafty and live in the Dallas/Fort Worth-area, Vecco DIY Rug Décor… [read more]

Win Tickets to the Louisiana State Fair! Giveaway – #GoPhone

Disclosure: This post is sponsored. All products mentioned and reviewed on this page are compliments of AT&T. All opinions of the products are my own. When I was a kid we went to the Del Mar Fair on the southern California coast every single summer.  It was an event not to be missed! We looked… [read more]

Blickenstaffs Toy Store – Where You Can #BringTraditionHome

Thanks to Blickenstaff’s for sponsoring this post! It is a pleasure to write about a place my family loves! Stepping in the door of Blickenstaff’s is like revisiting my childhood. There are a few stops that are a must when we visit our family in Provo, Utah.  One of these stops is Blickenstaff’s, a wonderful… [read more]

Our Zion Ponderosa and Zion National Park Vacation!

I can’t believe how fast the summer has flown by!!  Here in Louisiana we have just three weeks until school starts again.  This summer we spent half our summer vacation time in Utah.  If you haven’t ever been to Utah, I highly recommend a visit! After a two-day road trip we started our vacation at… [read more]