How We Fueled Our Summer Adventure

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons and Safeway. The opinions and text are all mine.The end of July was an epic adventure for Alan and I. My mom moved … [Read more...]

Summer of Heroes at California Adventure

In addition to inviting me to be a guest at the Cars 3 Red Carpet premiere, Disney also invited me to be their guest at Disneyland & California Adventure for three fun filled days, including … [Read more...]

Do You Have Emergency Winter Supplies For Your Car?

This is a sponsored post. It’s a good idea to carry emergency winter supplies for your car, especially if you’re doing any traveling. Now, I know you’re not going to see snow in Miami, but I do … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Cat Sitting Checklist

This Ultimate Cat Sitting Checklist shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PerfectPortions #CollectiveBiasYou’ve finally booked that … [Read more...]

I’m headed to LA for the Pete’s Dragon Red Carpet {and more!}

The #PetesDragonEvent is an exclusive all expenses paid trip, but the opinions and experiences shared are my own. I"m so excited for the Pete's Dragon Red Carpet!In 6 days I’m headed for some … [Read more...]

Can’t Wait for School Break: Autism and Disney

Scholastic asked me to write this post and share our vacation planning experiences. Over the past few years, we've taken several family vacations at Disney Parks. You'd think that Autism and Disney … [Read more...]

Choice Hotels’ New Loyalty Points Program

There are a lot of things in life we wait for...the line at the local coffee bar. the two week wait. the bus. the TSA line at the airport. a doctors appointment. a car in front of you at the … [Read more...]

4 Simple Steps for Road Trip Prep

These simple steps for road trip prep is a sponsored post.4 Simple Steps for Road Trip Prep On our bucket list is planning a whirlwind trip to the Grand Canyon. (planning being the key word, … [Read more...]

What to Pack for Sleepaway Camp

This helpful list of what to pack for sleepaway camp is sponsored by MyIR.If your kids are headed to sleepover camp this summer, chances are that you’ve been sent a list of things they can and … [Read more...]

Tips for Traveling Overseas

Whether you’re planning your very first overseas trip or you’re a seasoned traveler, here’s a list of tips for traveling overseas. Thanks to MyIR for sponsoring this post.Unless you count … [Read more...]

Have droid luggage, will travel.

First off, a big thank you to American Tourister sending my my sweet and sassy BB8 carryon luggage. He is the droid I've been looking for.In February we took the kids to Disneyland, and BB8 … [Read more...]

Finding Dory at Monterey Bay Aquarium

This post is part of a series about my experiences during the Finding Dory Press Event. This was an all expense paid trip, but my reactions to the experiences and opinions are my own. If it wasn't … [Read more...]