2013/01/15

Like a Virgin; I am Flying, Baby!

Flying for the First Time In a couple weeks, I will be flying on an airplane for the first time ever. Not that I’ve ever flown […]
2012/06/26
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The Happiest Place on Earth is Disney Magic Kingdom

The Most Magical part of the Magic Kingdom We’re starting the Orlando tips with my favorite place, Disney Magic Kingdom. Earlier this month my family visited […]
2012/06/13
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Vacation 101 ~ We’re Not the Griswolds but we Play Them on Vacation

Vacation Family Vacation, the very term conjures up images of the Griswolds driving cross country, singing songs and wreaking havoc all while narrowly escaping death. This […]
2011/04/13

World’s Largest Children’s Museum~Wordless Wednesday

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2011/04/06

Wanted~ A little Extra Vitamin D

This week is “Spring Break” for us. Why in quotes you ask? Well, it just didn’t feel right without them seeing a it has been in […]
2011/04/05

2011 Family Travel Guide

I am very excited be collaborating with Sarah Wilson of One Savvy Mom and to give you our candid take on some of the top Family […]
2010/11/29

Nine Glorious Days

It’s been a glorious nine days but, as all good things, the Big Guy had to return to our regularly scheduled life; him living some place else, me left behind to tend to our life here. When he is gone, all week long,  I have become accustomed to it. Neither of us like it, but both of us accept it. It is our status quo.But nine fabulous days ago, on a Friday in November, the Big Guy came home and surprised me with the news that he would be lingering at home with us for nine glorious days. This was certainly good great news. You don’t feel the full effect of how much you actually miss someone, until you allow yourself to admit it to …yourself. That’s what I did. That’s where I’ve been, soaking in every single, last moment that we were gifted with together these last few days. Seeing my girls happy and smiling in the security of knowing that when they awoke the following day, Daddy would be there to hug and kiss them, to drive Bella to school, to hold Gabi’s hand as they walked back to the car, to look across the table at lunch [...]
2010/07/11

Life is GOOD

I sit here on this gorgeous Sunday summer morning, on my deck lounging as my girls play in their splash pool. I am surrounded by giggles […]
2010/06/24

Chicago: Ten Things to do Before You Die

  I grew up in the Chicagoland area and it is still one of my favorite places in the world. It probably has something to do […]