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


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 [...]

Our whirlwind road trip to Disney World


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


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 [...]

2012 Vacation Road Trip – Day 17 (SeaWorld)



When Ron and I were planning our vacation, there were several things we were hoping to do, a few that would be nice if we could squeeze them in – and a few very big ‘must-do’ items. One of those was Disney, of course. And another – was SeaWorld, especially for Hannah.
Hannah loves animals – [...]