The “S” Family’s Magical Vacation

So, we’re back in the United States after our week in “the world” ; It really is separate from reality, just as I read Walt and Roy intended it to be. After being at Epcot, and anywhere there for that matter, with all the international visitors it seems very comfortable to be back home in good old small town USA. It’s great to go, and just as great for me to get back home after a week. The Magic + worked well for us. We...

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Vegas – Then & Now

By: Susan Nelson From the bright lights to the scorching summer heat and the winter winds with pelting rain, I have had the pleasure of experiencing the desert playground known as Las Vegas, NV for over 30 years. Prior to the infamous “What Happens Here, Stays Here” marketing plan, Vegas experienced a funky time of trying to make their bright lights, big city into a family friendly destination. Cheap buffets that could feed an army of 5 for...

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ACC & Me

ACC & Me

ACC & Me By: Susan Nelson I’m not one for acronyms and being married to a computer scientist for 20 years I’ve been known to be downright fearful of them. Enter the ACC. ACC stands for Accredited Cruise Counselor which is travel agent speak for “knows a ton of info about Cruise vacations”. Besides getting to add letters into my email signature, becoming an ACC will allow me to service my clients across the nation in...

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Games to Play In Line – Part 1

By: Sarah McClure   “Fortunately, Unfortunately” It begins like this…one person states an obvious fact. Others follow alternately with either negativity (unfortunately) or positivity (fortunately!) Dad: “Fortunately, we got FastPasses for this ride!” Mom: “Unfortunately, we missed our time slot.” Daughter: “Fortunately, we were able to see the parade instead!” Son: “Unfortunately, it is very crowded.” Back to Dad:...

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For The Heroes Contest Winner…

For The Heroes Contest Winner…  By: Ashley Crites Thank you Wishes Family Travel for having a great contest to honor all Heroes! I found the contest and nominated our Hero and fellow Firefighter, Jeff Crites. Jeff is not only a great husband and a wonderful Daddy to our children but he is an excellent Firefighter as well. He became a Volunteer Firefighter at the age of 21 and then joined his current Fire Department as a full time...

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