A visit to the Walt Disney Family Museum and a glimpse into TOMORROWLAND

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Who knew I would feel so much nostalgia when I visited the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco last month? I got an inner glimpse of the life of the man behind my favorite mouse and I found myself even getting a better understanding of my grandparents too. This is going to sound really strange, […]

Packing the perfect road trip kit.

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This post about packing the perfect road trip kit is sponsored by Kraft. We’re planning our first official family road trip this summer. That is, we’re going more than one state away. Right now I’m sort of wondering what the heck I got myself into. THE LONG DRIVE I’m a little scared. Not in a monsters […]

Touring the Pixar Campus

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There’s something about visiting the place that’s the genius behind the movies you’ve loved for over two decades. I had a chance to tour the Pixar campus as part of my press visit for their new feature, Inside Out, that opens in theaters on June 19, 2015. The first thing I spotted? My favorite lamp. […]

How much do you tip?

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I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been involved in this conversation. With the blogging conference season entering full swing, the tips and traveling comes up in nearly every group I am in. So, I searched around the Internet and compiled a list. Now this is all according to the Internet, and it’s not […]

5 things you need on a road trip with kids including Britax Car Seats

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We are headed out for our first road trip of the summer. The whole family is headed down for NW Biggest Baby Shower in Portland. We’re going to check out the event for the blog, and get some family time in. We leave this afternoon and I’m realizing I better make a checklist for our […]

Using the Disney Disability Access Service Card

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To say we were apprehensive about taking Sebby to Disneyland two weeks ago might be an understatement. The crowds, the noise, the waiting and lines all had the possibility of being too much for our little guy. Before I left, I had done some reading on the changes made in the past few months for […]