Cedar Point’s New 2013 Coaster: The Gatekeeper

Gatekeeper Keyhole

It’s that time of year that we here in the Cleveland area start seeing commercials for Cedar Point. It always makes me happy because it means warmer days are ahead and it’s a great way to relive past park memories and check out what’s new for the upcoming year. That’s why I was really excited […]

My Travel Post Is Being Featured On Mom It Forward!

Mom It Forward 2 Wired 2 Tired

I’m excited to say that a travel post I wrote, Cleveland Fun Area Attractions For Families, is being featured on Mom It Forward! Dave has lived in Cleveland all his life and I’ve been here for 15 years. We love the city and the surrounding areas. There is just so much to do for families. With […]

Enjoy Illinois Fan Favorite Sweepstakes – Vote to Win An Illinois Getaway & $500 Gift Card

Enjoy Illinois

Have you heard of the Enjoy Illinois Fan Favorite Super Statewide Showdown Sweepstakes? It’s taking place right now on the Enjoy Illinois Facebook page. The sweepstakes is in bracket form pitting the most fun, romantic, and historic places in Illinois against each other. The Brookfield Zoo, Starved Rock State Park, Galena’s Main Street and the Museum of […]

Most Romantic Cities In America

Romantic Cities

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, I thought this list of the most romantic cities in America was fun and timely. I was surprised to see that Virginia claimed 3 of the top spots. We’ve never been to any of them, but have always wanted to visit – especially Virginia Beach. I’ve heard it is […]

Disney Social Media Moms 2012 – We’ll Be There!

Disney Social Media Moms

I’m so excited! We got the invite to attend Disney Social Media Moms 2012! We attended last year and had such an amazing time that we can’t wait to attend again this year. It’s such a fun event that is a wonderful mix of  time spent at Disney World, at conference activities, and with family. Here’s […]

Amazing Travel & Vacation Destinations

Undersea Lodge

Living in Cleveland, Ohio this time of year often has me daydreaming of vacation travel to anywhere warm. While I love Cleveland and the holiday season, the cold and snow get old quickly. That’s why when I came across this fun infographic about Amazing Travel & Vacation Destinations, I felt like I’d been immediately transported […]

Winter in Venice – Prestige At The Palazzo Family Suite Package

Winter in Venice

A year or so ago, Dave and I went on vacation to Las Vegas. While there we stayed in The Palazzo and we were amazed with our accommodations! The Palazzo is a beautiful hotel and casino and our room was luxurious and large. We had such a nice time during our stay there and enjoyed the […]

iPads Now Available in Hundreds of Hotel Rooms


I was reading up on travel news the other other day and was excited to see that many hotels are starting to include iPads in their hotel rooms. The iPads provide guests a way to access services and room controls. All hotels vary but most provide apps with options to: Dim the lights Adjust the air conditioning […]