DIY FROZEN shirt kids craft


This summer my daughter has watched FROZEN well over a hundred times at home. While the DVD is getting played a lot in our home, the fun doesn't stop there. My daughter loves twirling around pretending to be Anna or Elsa, playing with homemade Olaf play dough, and singing her favorite songs from the movie. With a few upcoming visits to Disneyland planned, we had some fun making a DIY FROZEN shirt kids craft this week. My daughter is very proud of the shirt she made and is very excited to wear it Read More... {Read More...}

Arizona POGO pass discount + Disneyland ticket giveaway


We have a long list of local summer activities on our wish list before my daughter starts kindergarten next month. But with our summer budget already reached with travel planned later this month the likelihood of us visiting all the attractions on our list was not looking good. Then our family started using the POGO pass. For less than I would pay to visit just one attraction, our entire family is enjoying fun activities and attending events all year! To make the deal even better, through Read More... {Read More...}

Disney Cruise Line shore excursion – Atlantis Sea Lion Interaction in Nassau, Bahamas


A few years ago our family went on our very first Disney Cruise. We are huge fans of Disney theme parks and although we had been on many different cruises, we knew the first time my daughter experienced the Disney Cruise Line would be magical. Already knowing Disneyland cast members add to the magic with kindness, we fully expected an amazing week. Princesses, our favorite characters, and a fun cruise itererary had us excited the entire year before the cruise set sail in January 2012. Read More... {Read More...}

Power Dad’s smile everyday: Disneyland Teacups


Father's Day at our house is usually celebrated with dinner and few handmade gifts from my daughter to her daddy. Giving gifts is very exciting for a five year old and she was frustrated to hear her daddy didn't have anything special on his wishlist this year. She insisted on giving him the best gift ever. When I asked her most favorite thing to do with her dad, she quickly responded, "spinning on the teacups!" We visit Disneyland often and the memories they have made on the teacups over the Read More... {Read More...}

Princess Festival in Mesa, AZ July 8-12 (ticket giveaway)


It should come as no surprise to hear my daughter loves princesses. Our many visits to Disneyland and hours spent watching Disney movies at home has my daughter absolutely in awe each time she has the opportunity to greet a princess. Imagine her excitement when we learned of the  Princess Festival in Mesa, Arizona this summer.  My daughter has always loved seeing princesses during our family visits to Disneyland. From her very first visit before she was even a year old, Read More... {Read More...}

Dining in Disneyland: Cafe Orleans (Monte Cristo Sandwich review)


Earlier this year while attending the TECHmunch LA conference at Disneyland, I had the opportunity to learn about Disneyland dining options. As often as my family goes to Disneyland, I already considered myself a Disney food expert but was blown away by all the new food I discovered during the conference. Visiting Disneyland with out my daughter allowed me to spend more time in a few park restaurants with friends. With my family we are big fans of quick dining options like the Hungry Bear Read More... {Read More...}