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TripAdvisor Trip A Day Giveaway and $15,000 Grand Prize Trip

Every day in March, a lucky traveler will win a $1,500 trip courtesy of the TripAdvisor Trip A Day Giveaway. That’s right, just for booking a hotel via the handy TripAdvisor website you already know and love, you could win a vacation. What’s more, one winner will receive a $15,000 trip anywhere in the world! This post is […]

Sanity Saving Tips for Driving with Kids + A Happy Kids, Happy Ride Kit Giveaway

Remember when driving as a teen meant sweet, sweet freedom? The car keys and a few bucks for gas meant you could drive where you wanted, listen to the music you liked and explore the world with your totally awesome friends. As a parent, however, driving often means listening to backseat whining, breaking up sibling fights, and […]

Ski Tips for Beginners, Nervous Skiers and Families

You will long for crisp winter air, snowy slopes and the adrenaline of shushing down a mountain after reading these ski tips for beginners, nervous skiers and families. I love the beauty of wintry mountains and I want to give my kids the opportunity to learn to ski while they are young and less fearful than […]

Peanuts Movie Giveaways and Recipe

Like many of you, I grew up reading the Peanuts comic strip in the weekly newspaper and watching Peanuts cartoon specials on TV each Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. As a Peanuts fan, I was super-excited to see Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the rest of the gang are coming back in a modern take on the classic comic. […]

Disneyland Diamond Anniversary Celebration & Giveaway

Disneyland is celebrating 60 years of bringing magic and fun to the lives of millions of theme park goers with its Diamond Celebration. This means special decorations, unique entertainment, sparkling souvenirs, and themed food and beverages at Disneyland this year to commemorate the park’s diamond anniversary. Can’t get there to join in the fun? Not to worry – I’ve brought […]

Shop Smarter with Shopswell + Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card

Warning: Shopswell is addictive! Whether you’re a shopping enthusiast, or you just want to buy what you need at the best price, you’re going to get hooked on Shopswell. What’s more, members just may win items from their Wishlist once per week. Read on to learn more and for a chance to win a $100 Amazon […]

Win Travel Books for Kids and Parents

Imagination allows travel to start before you leave the house and even before you pack your bags. Travel can start the minute you learn about a new place or wonder what it would be like to go somewhere…different. Books about travel spark wonder and curiosity about the world around us. They make our travel experiences richer and more […]

Obedo Travel Pillow Review & Giveaway

Want a compact, washable travel pillow that makes airplane travel and road trips more comfortable? The Obedo Neck & Back Cradle folds flat for easy transport and makes traveling oh-so-much more pleasant. Read my review and enter to win one of two Obedo travel pillows! Obedo in the air Flying can just be so dang uncomfortable. […]

Wild Movie Prize Pack Giveaway

Wild is one of those movies that stays with you for days and weeks after the credits have rolled, begging you to be present and appreciate what you have in your life today, because it might not be there tomorrow. It’s a story about travel and finding yourself during the journey. It’s about adventure, family, love, […]

Your Favorite Disney Characters Revealed – Disney Paint Giveaway Winner

I think a person’s favorite Disney character gives a glimpse into who you are, or who you aspire to be. Are you prim and proper like Mary Poppins or bold like Nemo? Are you sly like the Cheshire Cat or glum like Eeyore? Naughty, Nice or Weird? To enter the Travel Mamas Disney Paint Giveaway, entrants […]

Disney Paint Giveaway – Bring the Magic of Disney into Your Home!

Whether you set sail with Mickey Mouse on a Disney Cruise, zoom through Cars Land at Disney’s California Adventure, or dine with princesses at Walt Disney World in Florida—it can be hard to leave the magical world of Disney behind when your family vacation ends. Now you can bring the wonder of Disney into your everyday life […]

Bloomington, Minnesota – An Affordable & Fun Family Vacation Destination

Bloomington’s central location between the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul and outlying suburbs makes it a fabulous spot for a Minnesota vacation. With no sales tax on shoes or clothing purchases plus reasonably priced hotels and restaurants, a vacation to Bloomington is an affordable choice. There are a lot of misconceptions about Minnesota, for example, that the state is made up […]

What to Do in Kissimmee, Florida – Disney World and Far Beyond

I was granted a taste of what awaits the winner of Experience Kissimmee’s Decade of Memories giveaway, which runs through the end of February. With just four days in Florida, experiencing all of Kissimmee’s delights was impossible—choices had to be made, with alluring sections of the metro area left unexplored. It’s for this reason that the Decade of […]