Jurassic Park and Skull Island @ Islands of Adventure #FamilyForward


This year during Family Forward I spent quite a bit of time in the Jurassic Park area of Islands of Adventure. Last year when I was there I don’t think I ever walked into the area aside from the opening … Continue reading

Blue Man Orlando vs Blue Man NYC #FamilyForward


I have seen the Blue Man Group six times in three different cities and it never gets old! This year alone I have seen them twice, once in New York while attending Blogger Bash and once in Orlando last week while … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: Hogsmeade at Night #FamilyForward


When I was in Orlando for Family Forward in September we had a private event in Hogsmeade after hours. The buildings and castle were gorgeous in the night light. *At the beginning of September I attended and worked the Family … Continue reading

Sponsored Workshops #FamilyForward


Family Forward is a family retreat organized by Mom It Forward (the company that I work for) for social media influencers, including mom and dad bloggers and their families, and is focused on helping families connect in the digital age. … Continue reading



We are about a third of the way through the month already! Have you been walking, running, or biking at all this month? Have you joined a team yet? If not join my sis-in-laws team and log all of your miles during … Continue reading

Back To School Means Back To Sports (And Their Smells)


My kids will tell you that I like my house to be clean. But not just any clean. I like my house to be so clean that you can smell the clean. I have a super nose when it comes to stinky odors. … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: Hogwarts Express #FamilyForward


At the beginning of September I spent a week working the Family Forward conference in Orlando at Universal Studios. The first night we had a private event and got to ride The Hogwarts Express over to Hogsmeade from London. Private … Continue reading

Back To School: Birthday Gift Round-Up


Now that the kids have started school you are going to be getting more birthday party invites. Since I just returned (July) from Blogger Bash/Sweet Suite 2015 (The Biggest Night of Play) I have all of these great toys, games, and art … Continue reading