Travel, Treats, Tips, & Traditions


NEW! PCH Grill Buffet at Paradise Pier Hotel

Disney’s PCH Grill is a new dining option available at the Disneyland Resort that is sure to be a great addition for many families. PCH Grill has a relaxed and…

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El Cordova Hotel : Coronado Island

We love to discover and travel to new areas in our hometown of San Diego.  This past week we traveled to Coronado for the first time as a family to…

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Dinner & a Movie Disney Style : El Capitan Theatre

El Capitan Theater dinner and movie

Are you looking for a special dinner and a movie experience for your whole family?  El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood recently added “Dinner and a Movie” Options to their already…

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Hollywood Family Travel : Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, The Hollywood Museum, & More


Hollywood family travel is the perfect Summer Staycation for our family.  We recently made a quick day trip to Hollywood with the kids and had a wonderful time.  If you…

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Forkin Healthy shares 10 amazing facts about Chia Seeds


I am so excited to have a guest post from one of my favorite people today!  Chassie of Forkin Healthy is here to tell us all about Chia Seeds.  She’s…

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Arenas Del Mar : Beachfront & Rainforest Resort in Costa Rica

Arenas Del Mar Resort, Costa Rica

OK – so how many people are already planning a vacation to Costa Rica based on our previous articles?  I cannot wait to visit again with our whole family!  I…

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Arenal Kioro ~ Suites & Spa : Costa Rica


And for another installment of “Beautiful resorts for your consideration in Costa Rica” please allow me to present to you Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa.  While every hotel we had…

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Finca Rosa Blanca : Costa Rica : Travel

Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn

The last hotel we stayed at in Costa Rica for our Gift of Happiness trip was as unique and eclectic as they come.  I honestly cannot think of a better…

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Fine Dining at The Disneyland Resort

Blue Bayou Lanterns

On a recent trip to the Disneyland Resort I was introduced to several fine dining options that I simply had to share with readers!  While our family really enjoys the…

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Storyteller’s Cafe : Family dining at The Grand Californian

Chip and Dale Character Breakfast

There are so many awesome dining choices at The Disneyland Resort!  I had so much fun at Storyteller’s Cafe on my latest trip, and I cannot wait to come back…

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Daphne’s California Greek ~ Healthy, Casual Family Restaurant

Daphne's California Greek Salad

The other day I was invited to a local blogger meet up at Daphne’s California Greek – I shared more about the samplings over at San Diego Deals and Steals…

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