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Vacation

Turning a Dream Vacation to Israel into Reality

I like to think I live “in the city”, but the reality is that I live in the ‘burbs. How do I know this? Easy, I drive everywhere. There’s no walking to the market, which I call a store because it’s not quaint and stocked with food fresh from the farm this morning. There’s no […]

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6 Reasons To Choose Sheraton Vistana Villages Resort for Your Disney World Vacation

For our annual summer pilgrimage to Central Florida one of the toughest questions is whether or not to stay on-site at Disney World. There are many options for both, but there are pros and cons that need to be weighed in determining if you stay on-property or off-site when you visit Disney World. Things like getting […]

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5 Vacation Memory Lessons From A Tween Traveler

I remember one vacation from my childhood, a trip to California with my grandparents. That family vacation was everything to me, not just when I was 7, but for many years to come. Even today it takes me back to 1977. vacation memories So when I became a mom I wanted BabyGirl to have more […]

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Summer Fun Ideas Around the US

Whether you’re staying home and need a little staycation summer fun or you’re heading out-of-town and want to make the most of every minute, you’ve found the holy grail of fun things to do around the US. Everyone knows the major attractions, but what about those fun places only locals know about? Choose your location […]

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The Photo That Captured Summer

Summer is officially over as BabyGirl heads back to school today. As I looked back through the multiple hundreds of photos from the summer, I kept going back to this one. Taken at the end of July in Venice Beach, it sums up the feeling of this time. We’re happy to have had summer and […]

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Tips For A Great Family Vacation

Whether spring break or summer travel, family vacations are often on the schedule. For some, the childhood memories are filled with fun experiences of family vacations at the beach, camping, drives to the national parks. For others, it was just hours in the car wanting to be anywhere but there. As parents we want to […]

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Mamavation Monday: Lunch at Epcot

As I mentioned last week, meal planning for Disney World can take a lot of the worry out of what to eat. When you’re looking for something quick so you can get back to the rides and attractions, often it’s easy to find a place that serves burgers. One advantage of planning ahead is knowing […]

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Mamavation Monday: Planning Ahead for Disney World

I’m in the final stages of vacation planning. The suitcases are out and the packing list actually has things checked off and there are piles of clothes, toiletries and extras waiting to be organized so there are no over-weight baggage fees. See, even my luggage needs some mamavation! I’ve spent the past several months planning […]

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