Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Mr. Fezziwig - Christmas Town Busch Gardens

A few days ago, my husband and I took the kids back to Christmas Town. Christmas Town is held at Busch Gardens, Williamsburg, every year during the holidays and it is wonderful. Everything, from the Christmas music playing, to the decorations throughout the park, to the carolers singing songs, is beautiful and so wonderfully festive.   […]

Cabana Bay Beach Resort at Universal Orlando

Cabana Bay Resort at Universal Orlando

For the second time in just a few months, I was lucky enough to travel to Universal Orlando. The last I visited, we stayed at Loew’s Portofino Bay Hotel, one of the luxury resorts on the property. Portofino Bay Resort was a gorgeous, luxurious resort and my family and I loved it. On this visit, I stayed […]

How Scary is Halloween Horror Nights? Universal Orlando

Scare Walk - Universal Halloween Horror Nights

I’ll be honest. I don’t scare easily. I’ve been to local haunted houses. Been on the scariest rides in the park. Been skydiving, SCUBA diving, etc., etc., etc. So when I got the chance to go on a “Facing Fears Together” trip with friends, I wasn’t sure if it was for me. I was definitely […]

Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream Opens Friday

Howl O Scream Scary

Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream opens Friday! . . Frightful creatures have taken up residence at Busch Gardens® Williamsburg for Howl-O-Scream®.  Buccaneers, vampires, fiery fiends, legendary villains and mythical beasts are waiting for the first guests to arrive Sept. 12. At the stroke of 6 p.m. on Friday, the ghouls and haunts come out to play and […]

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel – Universal Orlando

Portofino Bay Hotel at Night - Universal Orlando

A few weeks ago, my husband and I took the kids down to Florida for our very first trip to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. We were lucky enough to join the Family Forward team for a once-in-a-lifetime trip that we won’t ever forget. Our family enjoyed 5 fun-filled days in Florida, doing everything from spending quality time together […]