One hundred miles #running

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Last week I hit a milestone in my running – according to the MapMyRun app, I’ve now run over 100 miles since I started running in mid-March. After my last run I’m sitting at 108 total miles.
I am blown away by the fact that I not only am STILL running after my original goal of [...]

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy

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My daughter and I attended an advanced screening of this film for free, but as always all opinions stated here are 100% my own or those of my family. Before reading on, please be aware that this review contains mild spoilers.
Back during the winter, I truly wondered how my oldest daughter, Abbi, was going to [...]

Review: Michigan’s Adventure: Two Parks for the Price of One!

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My family was hosted at Michigan’s Adventure and provided with vouchers for a meal at the Family Grill. As always, all opinions stated here are either my own or those of my family.
My older kids’ very first roller coaster was Shivering Timbers – Michigan’s longest, fastest coaster that hits speeds of 65 mph and heights [...]

School’s out for the summer!

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Where did this school year go? I swear just yesterday I was all worried about Abbi transitioning to middle school, and now she’s all done with her first year there. And since our middle school is only 7th and 8th grades, next year will already be her last year of middle school! Then Hannah will [...]

MyMagic+ & Magic Bands help make a #DisneyWorld vacation even more magical #TMOMDisney #sponsored

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We were hosted by Disney World for two nights and provided with park tickets as part of the TravelingMom retreat. All opinions stated here are 100% my own or those of my family, as always.
Disney World has been keeping up with technology and that’s very apparent with the recent rollout of MyMagic+, now available to [...]

Our whirlwind road trip to Disney World

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We were hosted by Disney World for two nights and provided with park tickets as part of the TravelingMom retreat. We were also hosted by Diamond Resorts at the Mystic Dunes resort for two nights as well. All opinions stated here are 100% my own or those of my family, as always.
When it comes to [...]

Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho, it’s off to #TMOMDisney we go… #ad

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We are packed and ready.
Electronics are charged, books checked out, pet care arranged, and minivan (mostly) loaded.
It’s official.
We’re heading to Disney World!
This will be my family’s second long road trip in two years – both of which have included visiting Mickey and friends. There are a few differences – last time we hit Orlando was [...]