**This post is sponsored by Camp Luray.** I’ve never been a fan of camping. My parents took my camping more times than I care to remember as a child and, for a host of reasons, I quickly came to the conclusion that it’s not my jam. I hate sleeping in tents, I despise insects, snakes, and other creepy crawlies. I don’t like being hot, I
**We booked our Disney cruise with a special Disney partners discount.** When we booked our 3-day Bahamian Disney Cruise on the Disney Dream as part of the Social Media Moms Celebration this winter, I didn’t anticipate how much fun my older kids would actually have on the ship. I figured that taking them away from their friends, their technology, and the privacy of their rooms
**Go Ape provided us complimentary passes to go zip lining in Maryland and enjoy their treetops adventure course.** I am not an outdoorsy person. I’ve written several times about how I loathe bugs, and snakes, and excessive heat, and being cold, and too much sunshine, and high pollen counts. I don’t like sweating, I don’t like shivering, I don’t like snow or rain or humidity.
We rarely have free, sport free weekends where we can do things with friends or family, but when we do it’s always nice to do something other than the basic dinner or movie. Recently we decided to get together with a few friends and try out an escape room. Probably you have heard of these fun, new destinations that seem to be popping up in
I took my first ever Disney cruise in February of 2016. In fact, it was my first cruise of any sort. We were invited to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration aboard the Disney Wonder and, as expected with Disney vacations, it was magical. Sadly, I wasn’t able to take the entire family on the adventure –I traveled with just my mother and my
**I am a member of the 2017 Sweetest Moms Hersheypark Ambassadors and receive compensation as part of my participation.** Our family has loved Hersheypark for many years. In fact, it is the first amusement park we visited when we moved to the east coast in 2001, and The Dudes used to take me there every year for my birthday until missing school on a random
**We received free tickets to the show from Juicy Juice in exchange for coverage of KidzBop Live** I remember my first concert like it was yesterday. I was in 9th grade, living in Germany, and my BFF and I begged our parents to let us go see Silk when they came to an on post performance. Their popular track at the time was, Freak Me,
THIS IS A SPONSORED POST. Last summer, we traveled to Orlando along with Dude 3’s AAU basketball team to participate in an ESPN Wide World of Sports basketball tournament -AAU National Championship held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports. Located on the Walt Disney World property, this massive sports complex hosts thousands of athletes in all kinds of events and tournaments each year. While
Say the words Hershey, Pennsylvania and pretty every person every where is going to think of the same thing: chocolate. But the town named for the creator of arguably the tastiest chocolate ever made, is home to more than just chocolate. It is a spectacular destination for a romantic getaway or a fun family vacation and it is an enticing location no matter the season.