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30 Things to Do at Mall of America Besides Shop

You’ve heard of the Mall of America. It’s that giant shopping mall in Minnesota. This mall’s 520 retail stores can keep any shopper happy for days. But do you know how much there is to do at Mall of America besides shop? I have spent a ton of time at this mega entertainment complex over the years. […]

10 Fun Things to Do in Tokyo with Kids

Tokyo blends ages old Japanese traditions with modern skyscrapers and anime to make a fun and surprisingly non-intimidating vacation destination. With drinkable tap water, a low crime rate, and polite population, Tokyo makes a fabulous choice for first-timers to East Asia. Maximize the fun factor during your family’s Japanese holiday with these 10 things to do in Tokyo with […]

It Luggage Carry Tow Review & Giveaway ~ An Easy Way to Pack It All in!

The It Luggage Carry Tow Nova Scotia three-piece set makes it easy to travel with more than one suitcase. Each bag is equipped with four wheels, for smooth steering through airports and beyond. What’s more, you can easily attach three suitcases together with their Ultimate Link System. Whether linked together, or used separately, you’re going to love this luggage […]

Thoughtfully Themed Gift Boxes Review and Giveaway

Why wrack your brain and waste your time trying to find the perfectly themed gift? Thoughtfully.com will do the work for you! Choose from gift boxes for men, women, and families. This new website offers gifts for Christmas, New Years, birthdays, or any time of year. Plus, now you can enter to win your choice from their Thoughtfully […]

Grand Canyon with Kids ~ What You Need to Know Before You Go

Visiting the Grand Canyon with kids is more than staring at one of the world’s most incredible natural wonders. A Grand Canyon family vacation is all about adventure. It’s about the journey, whether by car or train (or both!). It’s about stopping along the way to enjoy the desert’s beauty and mysteries. Check out what you need to […]

Park City, Utah Snow Activities for the Whole Family

I’ve been dreaming of experiencing Park City, Utah’s snow activities for years. My family doesn’t get to play in snow much. We live in sunny Arizona but we love skiing, snow tubing, snowball fights and pretty much all things snowy. So I was thrilled when my two kids, my parents, my husband and I packed up every piece […]

6 Reasons to Visit Puerto Rico with Kids

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island. All opinions are 100% mine. Trying to decide where to go on your next family vacation? If you’re looking to soak up the sun, fill your belly with tasty cuisine and get away from the everyday…Puerto Rico is for you! I embarked […]

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. […]

Tips for Mickey’s Halloween Party with Kids at Disneyland

Disneyland on a regular ol’ day is filled with all sorts of fun for kids and grown-ups of all ages. But visiting during Halloween season is sure to be a screaming good time! Last year my family attended our very first Mickey’s Halloween Party, a separately ticketed nighttime event that takes place on 14 select nights […]

Crazy Fun in Denver with Kids

Want to have a crazy good time in Denver with kids? Here’s what to do, where to eat, and where to stay in Colorado’s Mile High City for a vacation your family will always remember. Crazy Fun Amusements – Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park, the only downtown amusement/water park […]

5 Reasons to See Disney’s “Bears” Movie with Kids

My family laughed, cried and said, “Aww!” when we watched a preview of Disneynature’s Bears last week. This incredible nature-focused film opens in theaters today, April 18, 2014. From nature education and appreciation to all-out fun, here are five reasons to see the Disney Bears movie with kids. 1. Nature education and appreciation Bears follows the life […]

Versatile Travel Clothing – The Chrysalis Cardi by Encircled

When packing for any trip, I try to plan out my fashions carefully for each day and select versatile travel clothing that can be worn more than once. Especially when traveling with children, baggage fees can add up quickly so it’s important to pack wisely. The Chrysalis Cardi by Encircled is the most versatile travel garment […]

Behind the Scenes of My Satellite Media Tour in New York City

Last week I headed to New York for a wild and crazy media tour of television and radio appearances aplenty. I would love to tell you that I was super chillaxed about all of this, taking it all in stride and thrilled to do a bazillion interviews one after the other. But that would be […]