12 Things To Do With A Preschooler At Busch Gardens

When my husband first had the idea to take our daughters (ages 8 and 4) to Busch Gardens for my oldest’s birthday, I wondered if there was enough for us to do for a full day. It had been more than 10 years since my last visit, and all I could remember were the awesome rollercoasters. […]

Epcot Flower And Garden Festival 2016 – The Best Time To Visit Epcot With The Family

It is time once again for Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival 2016. Known for its elaborate topiary displays, the 23rd Flower and Garden Festival has so much to offer visiting families that the Festival has been expanded from 75 to 90 days for 2016. I attended a sneak preview of the Flower and Garden Festival […]

Body After Baby – What’s Normal?

Everything is different after having a baby, and I am not just talking about the life-changing event of welcoming a baby into your life and sleep patterns. I am talking about changes to your body. From stretched out ligaments to shifted internal organs – some things go back to the way they were on their […]

10 Central Florida Day Trips

I recently set out on a mission to show my daughters another side of Florida. I created a bucket list of places in the Sunshine State I want to take my girls, things to see and do as a family. In partnership with Visit Florida, here are 10 Central Florida day trips my family has checked […]

Summer At The Beach And Toddler Beach Essentials

What does the perfect beach day look like to you? Mine starts like this.  A picture perfect day with clear blue skies and my family. What more could one ask for? We are beach people, and are lucky enough to go often. While my girls love everything about the beach — building sandcastles, swimming, flying […]

10 Things To Do With Your Preschooler At Disney

Disney brings out the kid in all of us. Whether your first visit to Disney World is as a small child or as grandparent, there is plenty to do and to see. But what is the perfect age to take kids for the very first time? Preschool age! At that age kids get so excited so seeing […]

Inside The Florida Hospital For Women Delivery Rooms

Expecting moms in Central Florida will soon have a brand new, state-of-the-art hospital to deliver their babies. In late 2015, Orlando will welcome the expansion of the Florida Hospital for Women, a 12-story, 332-bed tower that will feature some of the area’s most advanced technology to deliver unique woman-centric health care in a hotel-like setting. RSVP To Tour The Florida Hospital for Women Get an […]

Protect Your Child’s Identity From Thieves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. All opinions are 100% mine. There is a lot of talk about identity theft these days, especially after major retail chains have had security breaches. It’s scary how much a person’s life can be effected by the […]

10 Adventures You Can’t Miss On Florida’s Space Coast

Does your ideal vacation include adventure activities for the whole family? If so, then your next adventure vacation awaits at Florida’s Space Coast. We are lucky because Florida’s Space Coast is just a short drive from us here in Central Florida, so we have taken advantage of everything the coast has to offer several times […]

The Relaxing Florida Vacation You’ve Been Craving – Gulf County, Florida

Last spring my family discovered a new side of Florida when we visited Gulf County, Florida. Away from all of the hustle and bustle, we were amazed to find a quite, secluded piece of untouched beach that is simply beautiful, completely serene and wonderful. We are beach people who have grown up on Florida beaches, but the beaches of Gulf County, Florida were unlike anything we had ever seen.

Discover The Natural Beauty Of Gulf County, Florida

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I thought I knew Florida. I’ve lived here virtually my whole life, and I have traveled to many small Florida towns. I especially thought I knew Florida’s beaches. I grew up on Florida beaches […]

Visiting Gulf County Florida & Vacation Sweepstakes

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Here in Florida, we have no shortage of beaches to choose from. While some people opt for the fast-paced beach scene, for me the beach is a place to relax. I want to sit […]

Meet The Scott’s Pros And Get Lawn Care Tips In Jacksonville

This post brought to you by Scotts Turf Builder. All opinions are 100% mine. I have the St. Patrick’s Day bah-humbugs. My daughter is positive she is going to find a four-leaf clover in our growing patch of clover in the backyard. I am certain there isn’t a shamrock in the bunch, and I want […]

The Festival of Fantasy Parade Preview At Walt Disney World

When the Magic Kingdom’s new Festival Fantasy parade debuts in March, audiences young and old will be awestruck by the costumery, the pageantry and the addition of Disney’s newest Princesses.  Yes, let’s get that out of the way first — for all parents of Frozen-obsessed children like mine, Frozen’s Anna and Elsa will join the […]

The Battle Against Dollarweed – It’s A Florida Thing

This post brought to you by Scotts Turf Builder. All opinions are 100% mine. The grass is always greener… in Florida. Here it is February, and as I look outside I see a sprawling lawn of green grass — well, mostly green. Our two frosts this season just barely browned the grass. It’s not a […]