Mary Blair Graphic Fashions for Disney Fans

Mary Blair Umbrellas Dress

If you love Disney, you know Mary Blair. You might not realize you know her work, but you do. She was the creative genius behind designs for films such as Cinderella, The Three Caballeros, Peter Pan, and Alice in Wonderland. She was also the brain child behind the stunningly colorful graphics in Disneyland’s “it’s a […]

Hubble Telescope 25th Anniversary Celebrations at Kennedy Space Center

KSC Hubble Celebration

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope with three out-of-this-world days of special events and activities, April 24 – 26, at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex (KSC). 25 Years of Hubble | April 24 – 26 Join the celebration for the incredible high-definition Hubble Image Gallery and projection mapping show; a host of fun, hands-on […]

2015: What’s New at Amusement Parks and Attractions in the Southeast

Dollywood's DreamMore Resort

What’s new for theme parks, water parks, museums, zoos and other attractions in the Southeast for 2015? The good news is you don’t have to search forever to find out the latest and greatest at attractions in your area. The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has released its annual compilation of new […]

Tummy With Mummy Is Making Tummy Time Fun!

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Tummy with Mummy has creatively and effectively addressed an issue that affects parents across the world! Tummy time for our infants!! Having an infant of my own I now understand the hesitation for ‘tummy time’ despite it’s importance. The reason tummy time is so important from the start is to increase upper body strength and […]

Orlando is America’s Most Visited Destination

Castle Fireworks

Visit Orlando, the destination’s official tourism association, today announced that more than 62 million people visited Orlando in 2014. The announcement marks a new all-time record for the U.S. travel industry, solidifying Orlando’s position as the most visited destination in the nation. Visitation grew five percent from 2013 as visitors from around the world came […]

Boggy Creek Airboat Rides in Kissimmee, Florida

Boggy Creek Airboats Sunrise

Perhaps there is nothing so purely Floridian than riding in an airboat and watching alligators. The swamp lands of Florida are what makes our environment so unique (they lead to the Everglades in the south) and when visitors think about Florida wildlife, 9 times out of 10 they’ll name alligators. So a visit to Boggy Creek […]

Viking River Cruises Now Has 60 Vessels Sailing the World’s Rivers

Viking Godmothers Christening 2015

I’m a big fan of river cruising. It’s the more civilized way to see the most interesting and cultural destinations on the planet, free from the crowds that come with big-ship cruising and not the tacky nickel-and-diming of large scale ocean cruises. So I was thrilled when Viking River Cruises christened 12 more new river […]

Florida Resident Rates at Four Seasons Orlando, Miami and Palm Beach

Four Seasons Fireworks

We’re a big fan of the Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort, so we’re thrilled to be able to tell you of this amazing deal for Florida residents for 2015.  (Check out our stories on the opening of the Four Seasons Orlando, and it’s rooftop restaurant, Capa). A Florida Resident Rate will be available for $295/night […]

Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate – Room Tour Photos and Video

Omni Orlando Resort Championsgate Patio

Hidden just past Walt Disney World is the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate. But it’s not hidden, really. It’s a massive resort filled with everything you need at prices you’ll like and a location you’ll love. Haven’t heard of it? Neither had I. That’s why I love sharing hidden gems in central Florida so you […]

First Look! Disney’s New Polynesian Over Water Bungalows

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On April 1, a new way of staying on Walt Disney World Resort property opened for the first time as the highly anticipated over water bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort were available for their first guests. The new lodging options are designed to look like the infamous over water bungalows of Bora Bora. You won’t […]