Disneyland 2019 Christmas Merchandise

‘Tis the season for Christmas merchandise releases! Although Christmas is still close to two months away, Disney Parks are rollin out their Christmas merchandise on a daily basis. Below are the items we found while at the World of Disney at Downtown Disney in Disneyland. As of Sunday, October 27, no Christmas items were at…

Things Don’t Always Go As Planned: San Francisco Weather

One thing that’s guaranteed when traveling is that things won’t always go as planned. In this blog series, I will be sharing some of those times when this happened, how we handled it and made the best of it. By sharing these stories, I hope to lessen anyone’s worries about traveling with little ones (or…

Vacation Packing for a Week, in a Carry-on Suitcase

Prepping for vacation can be a job in itself. Let’s be real, as a Mom, you’re juggling a million balls, making sure you, the kids and husband are packed, travel arrangements are set, the pets are taken care of, your flights are on time, the house is ready, and on, and on, and on. Over…

Family Friendly Activites in Scottsdale, AZ

In the few days we spent in Scottsdale, we covered a lot of ground and still left some time for relaxation. Below are some of the local sites and places we went to. All are perfect for the traveling family, with kids of all ages. Papago State Park-Hole in the Rock: In my husband’s vacation…

Our food picks and pans for Scottsdale, AZ

One of the best parts of vacation is getting to try out new food and the local specialties. In the few days we were there, we got to try out places throughout the town and were pleasantly surprised with each experience. Lunch & Dinner Rita’s Kitchen: This restaurant was located in our resort, JW Marriott…

Flying Solo with Kid(s)

Over the years, I have traveled more alone with my kids, than with my husband. On these flights, I’ve seen it all…good and bad. Here are my tips so you can learn from my mistakes. Not sure what to pack in your carry-on? Our post What to bring in your carry-on, when traveling with kids post lays out all of…

What to bring in your carry-on, when traveling with kids

When traveling, I found there are certain items to keep on hand that can be handy. In my post, Flying Solo with Kids, I explain what type of bag I think is a must for all Moms traveling. Here are my top items to keep on hand. I also created a YouTube video with these…