Archive for the ‘Family Vacations’ Category

A Walt Disney World Christmas

Disney World Christmas

Well, the weather has finally turned cooler, Christmas lights are twinkling and most importantly, my fridge is stocked with eggnog! That’s right, the holiday season is officially here! So what could possibly be better than being surrounded by your family and friends at this time of year? Why spending it at Walt Disney World of […]

40 Years of Memories at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Turns 40

Someone pretty fabulous celebrated their 40th anniversary this month! Like anyone of this age, a little work has been done here and there – we’ve seen many additions to the family, others have left us forever, why, some parts have even gone under complete and total makeovers! No, no, it wasn’t me – I still […]

Visiting Disney World with Young Children

Visiting Disney World with Young Children

Ok mom’s and dad’s, if you are curious about how old your children must be in order to go to Disney, the answer is any age! I brought my 3 year old and 6 month old to Walt Disney World® Resort and we had the best family vacation. Here are some of my favorite Disney […]

Walt Disney World Attractions for the Whole Family: Ages 8 to 88

Walt Disney World Attractions

Not to sound like a broken record (do those even exist anymore?), but Walt Disney World® Resort is truly the perfect destination for families of all shapes and sizes! That being said, I thought it would be a fun idea to create an imaginary family and plan out an itinerary that EVERYONE could enjoy. So […]

Surviving a Long Layover with Kids

Traveling with Kids

There is nothing better than family vacations. And for some, there is nothing worse than having to deal with a delay or a long layover with kids. Plan it right, though, and traveling with kids and being at the airport can simply be one part of a great vacation. Here are a few airport activities […]

Disney’s BoardWalk Inn and Villas Review

Disney's Boardwalk Inn Review

Have you ever felt as though you have stepped into a postcard? Even better, have you ever felt as though you were actually stepping back in time? Twinkling white lights, wonderful aromas and festive music welcome you as you cross into the picture perfect world of Disney’s BoardWalk Inn and Villas. Walt Disney World is […]

Traveling with kids- the Most Important Lessons I’ve Learned

Family Travel

“Our guest blogger today is Eileen Ogintz. She is a nationally syndicated travel columnist and a leading family travel expert. Her Taking the Kids family travel guides have just been reissued for the NOOK and Kindle. For more tips, visit – Sean” Traveling with kids is just like raising them—messy, aggravating, expensive, and far […]

Summer Vacations in Colorado

Summer Vacations in Colorado

Ski. I love to ski. I’ve been skiing since I was 10. So when my brother asked if I wanted to come to visit him in Colorado, in July, my response was, “Seriously, it’s summer?” He laughed, but somehow got me out there. (photo taken by Steph vs. The World) I flew into Colorado Springs, […]

How to spend your first and last day at Disney World

Walt Disney World

Making Every Minute Magical! Great ideas on how to spend your arrival and departure days in the Vacation Kingdom Are you the type of family who loves to arrive in the parks before the official opening time, in order to catch the famous “rope drop?” Or maybe you are more like my family, who likes […]

Cinderella Castle Suite

Picture of Cinderella's Castle

Have you ever wondered if anyone gets to stay inside Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World® Resort? For most people the answer is no, but for a few lucky people, they get to experience something that is truly magical and something that money can’t buy.