Flamingos and Pumpkins: A Florida Fall

Fall in Florida! Flamingos check out Pumpkins on the first day of Fall at SeaWorld Orlando.

Even though it’s the first day of Fall today, it doesn’t feel anything like cooler weather in Florida. In fact, Florida rarely gets Fall. It just goes from hot to less hot around Christmas time. Which is why flamingos playing with pumpkins is pretty much the symbol of Florida Fall weather! Flamingos, long associated as […]

Bok Tower Gardens – Hammock Hollow Children’s Garden

The new Hammock Hollow Children's Garden at Bok Tower Gardens is fun for the entire family! Located in Lake Wales, Florida, just an hour's drive from Disney and Orlando.

We love Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales, Florida.  Bok Tower is such a fabulous hidden gem in central Florida that has little crowds but not for lack of fun stuff to do. Truly, this is one of the best attractions outside of Orlando and affordable for the entire family. Speaking of perfect family destinations […]

How to Get a Free Sprinkles Cupcake

How to Get a Free Sprinkles Cupcake at Walt Disney World.

Want to get a free Sprinkles cupcake at Disney Springs on your next Walt Disney World Resort visit? Of course you do! Then be sure to sign up for Sprinkles Perks program to get a free cupcake and many more exciting offers! There are many Sprinkles cupcake locations across the country, so this free Sprinkles […]

Florida Fall Fashion Tips: Shopping at Saks OFF 5th

Fall Fashion Tips for Florida with Saks OFF 5th

Florida doesn’t get the cool weather of fall, so how can you possibly enjoy a fall wardrobe in 90 degree days with humidity? It’s actually easy to enjoy a fall wardrobe, even in Florida, with some simple tips shared by Orlando Fashion Girl. At a recent media event at Saks OFF 5th, the fashion blogger […]

Four Seasons Orlando Magical Dining Menu 2016

During the Visit Orlando Magical Dining Month (Aug. 29 – Oct. 2, 2016), foodies can indulge in three course meals for $33 at more than 90 of central Florida’s hottest restaurants. We’re particularly fond of the restaurants and dining options at Four Seasons Orlando Resort at the Walt Disney World Resort. We think this is […]

Walt Disney World Debuts Mosquito Prevention Control; Offers Free Bug Spray

Walt Disney World Resort now offers free bug spray to guests at its theme parks, Disney Springs , hotels, and ESPN Wide World of Sports. The mosquito bite protection comes as Zika Virus is being reported in the state of Florida via local transmission through insect bites.

Walt Disney World Resort has started providing free bug spray to protect guests from mosquito bites, as the Zika virus spreads in Florida. Disney is offering guests and visitors free bug spray applications in its theme parks, Disney Springs, ESPN Wide World of Sports and hotel properties to protect themselves and their children from mosquito bites which can transmit […]

Orlando Voluntourism Opportunities for Kids and Adults

Voluntourism is combining a little volunteering with vacationing. A great activity for kids, to teach them how to care for others. Good news - family friendly activities are available in Orlando! Donating just a couple hours of time can help other children from around the world.

Wearing a face mask on top of his head like a beanie cap, eight year old Max was a study in determination. His fist wielding a vegetable peeler like a sword, Max was on the hunt for his next prey. Mouse heads were too common. His eyes were roaming for a featherless duck. Elbow deep […]

Clothes That Keep Mosquitoes From Biting You

Clothing to protect yourself from mosquito bites and other biting insects that spread disease. Fashion alternatives for women, men and children. Casual clothing that dresses up or down, whether on the trail or enjoying an evening out!

With the Zika virus now spreading through Florida, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself from mosquitoes. One step to take is to wear clothes that keep mosquitoes from biting you, whether at home, in the outdoors, or when you travel. Long sleeved pants and shirts certainly can help protect you from biting insects. […]

90 Restaurants For Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month in 2016

2016 Orlando Magical Dining Month

New for 2016 – there will be 90 of the most popular restaurants in Orlando – including 19 new program participants – during Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month, sponsored by American Express. From Aug. 29 through Oct. 2, guests can choose from these participating restaurants to enjoy three-course dinners for $33, averaging a savings of […]

2016 ICE at Gaylord Palms to Feature Peanuts

2016 ICE! will feature a Peanuts theme. Just one unique event as part of the Christmas at Gaylord Palms Celebration held November 18, 2016 - January 1, 2017

Peanuts will be the new theme for the 2016 ICE attraction, just one of the many activities offered during the Christmas at Gaylord Palms celebration. We rank ICE and Christmas at Gaylord Palms as one of the absolute best holiday events in the Orlando area, so we’re already getting excited for this year’s events! During […]