How to have a great Disney Character Meet and Greet

How to have a great Disney Character Meet and Greet

By: Nicole Bowles October 10, 2017 Waiting in line for a character is an exciting time, because kids can’t wait to meet their favorites. But, waiting can be boring, and you may get hot. Here are some tips for passing them time and having a memorable experience: First, listen to the character attendants and the PhotoPass photographers. They are there to help everyone have a memorable experience. Please leave your stroller outside of the...

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Trip to Orlando – Will you be driving?

Trip to Orlando – Will you be driving?

By: Anna Trosper October 3, 2017 You have planned the big vacation and have finalized all the details. Resort, park tickets, dining reservations, flights (if flying) and rental car. However, if you will be driving to Orlando or driving from the airport to your resort, you will need to plan for one more little thing. Toll Roads! Florida has many and you need to be prepared. The Florida Turnpike is also known as the Ronald Reagan Turnpike. If you...

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Discovery Cove is Paradise in Central Florida

Discovery Cove is Paradise in Central Florida

By: Tiffini Hensley September 28, 2017 When many people think of Florida, they automatically think of either a beach or a theme park. But what if I told you that can visit paradise for a day when you are visiting central Florida? That’s because when I think of Discovery Cove, the first thing that comes to mind is just that – paradise.  Discovery Cove is an all-inclusive day resort that allows you to feel like you are on a tropical...

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Cruising From Your Home Port

Cruising From Your Home Port

By: Sari Palmeri September 26, 2017 Over the past few years, cruising has become my family’s favorite way to vacation. We love that there is something for everyone onboard the ship, and being able to see other places without flying there is an added bonus. Different cruise lines sail out of different ports, and being able to sail out of a local port without flying saves a lot of money! I am lucky that I have two ports conveniently located a...

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Counting Down the Days… (How to make a COuntdown Calendar)

Counting Down the Days… (How to make a COuntdown Calendar)

By: Christina Szewczuk September 21, 2017 The room is booked, the tickets are bought with decorated Magic Bands in hand, FastPasses and dining reservations have been made by your fabulous Wishes Family Travel Agent… You are on your way to Disney! But… there are still 30 more days. Now what? As the excitement mounts, there are a multitude of things you can do to make the wait a little more fun. One way is to make a Countdown Calendar. Here I...

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Clearwater, Florida

By: Anna Trosper September 19, 2017 This has to be one of our family’s favorite beach towns. Whenever we go to Orlando to see the big cheese himself, Mickey, we always plan a day to drive to Clearwater. It is a bit of a drive, about one and a half hours, but so worth it! Clearwater is a great family beach destination not only for the beaches but also for the great little beach town. It’s a fun and casual place to hang out. Clearwater has...

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