I'm a home schooling mama and wife to my beautiful family. We are looking to shake things up and make some life long happiness.
And this is where Lincoln comes in. He gave a speech at this very spot during his inauguration journey to Washington. It just so happened to be Washington’s Birthday. Lincoln would find […]
As you exit you come to the last room of the building and this is where the Liberty Bell hung many years ago.
A household favorite ours, Mr. Benjamin Franklin, spent a long time contemplating the symbol on the back of this chair. Was it a setting sun, or a rising sun? And in the […]
See that chair way back there…George Washington sat in that very chair, one of the few original pieces they still have. If I remember correctly the brick work in the building is […]
We were greeted by this infamous painting as we waited for our Ranger to guide us on the tour. I still can’t believe I was in the same room as George Washington […]
Early Thanksgiving morning we got into the rental and headed north from Orlando. An easy 16 hours later we found ourselves in Jersey. After a few hours of sleep we headed across […]
What a great way to say ,See ya real soon to Disney…It’s off to the Big Apple and more…
My 11 year old and 9 year old kiddos are proving to be quite the amazing twosome. We branched out this trip and gave them a little more independence. I must admit […]
I love how the weather can change so quickly, bright and sunny one minute and dumping buckets the next…I do miss thunder and lightning!
While at Epcot we made sure to immerse ourselves in a little English culture…We met the most amazing family our first day in the parks and it was an instant friendship. One […]
And this right here is exactly why people pay thousands of dollars to experience Disney, Walt was truly light years ahead of his time.
Disney went through some major transformations in our 5 days away. I can not convey how happy I was to be back. Oh Disney I am so madly in love with you, […]
A view of the Water Tower from Fort Fincastle.
The Queen’s Staircase
Outside the Atlantis Towers.
After our busy day in Freeport we had intended on just getting off the boat in Nassau and scoping out whatever we could walk to, but as soon as we passed through […]
Like I said, Olivia had her 11th Birthday the day we docked in Nassau. Our cabin steward, Echo, was super sweet and wrote her a Happy Birthday message on our cabin mirror, […]
Captain KK did a conch shell demonstration, it’s quite abundant down there. Karen made conch ceviche on the boat, and we even got to take home this very shell to remember our […]
And of course Olivia just swam and swam!
Ryder had a great time finding shells along the shore. The spiky one even had a little creature living inside.
It was like our own little Gilligan’s Island.
After a quick 12 hours at sea we docked in Freeport ready to snorkel, swim, and play in the beautiful Caribbean. It was more amazing than I ever could have imagined. Absolutely […]
A room with a view…just the TV of course, we couldn’t actuallu afford a window 🙂 We set off on our great Bahamian adventure with little expectation. We had always heard that […]
Enjoying a few Disney treats before the Indiana Jones show. So great!!!
Love this hairy guy!!!!
I love, love, love the gorillas here. It’s such an introspective experience when I visit them.
Special moments at Space Mountain. As we pulled into the station after our best ever Space Mountain ride, cast member Stephanie was standing there waiting to award Ryder with an Honorary […]
Like two peas in a pod!
Can you spot the infamous Floridian reptile taking a swim right at splash mountain ?
The long awaited perfect moment. Blood Mary at the Lagoon. Now this is Disney Magic!!
I think Hubby looks super cute shrunk down to fairy size 🙂
Pics with Marie
Just look at all that candy !!!!!!
Pics with Lotso
In costume and ready to party !!!
Pics with Baloo and King Louie
Pics with Adventure Mickey and Minnie
Just a small glimpse into our Budget Disney World. Taco time!!!
Getting ready to board our last flight. Fortunately I got us a layover in Detroit, probably the only scenario in which Hubby would let me go there, I’ll take what I can […]
We made it to Anchorage in record time and hopped on our first of 3 flights to get to the Happiest Place on Earth…