Free Things to Do in Philadelphia

Free Things to Do in Philadelphia

These free things to do in Philadelphia are sure to keep your family happy and active while on the road.  Philadelphia is an amazing historically significant city that also has a great modern night life and food scene.  Between checking out the latest theme parks a few hours away or the great meals in the city by famous chefs, you can take advantage of great

Vacation Countdown Calendar

Vacation Countdown Calendar

Vacation Countdown Calendar Last year, we went on our first Disney Cruise and had a blast!  Before we got off the ship, we booked a cruise for this year.  Obviously, it was going to be a long wait, so I decided to make a fun visual way to keep track of how long until we leave.  This vacation countdown calendar also helps with teaching the

Teen Beach 2 DVD Review

Teen Beach 2 DVD

Teen Beach 2 On June 26th, Teen Beach 2, the highly anticipated sequel to the Disney Channel Original Movie, Teen Beach Movie, aired on Disney Channel.  Of course, the sequel has everything the original version had; including, but not limited to, a gripping story, hilarious moments, great characters, and lots of music! And now for a little bit of background.  While surfing, Mack (Maia Mitchell) and Brady (Ross

Campus Book Rentals and Operation Smile

College Books

Campus Book Rentals and Operation Smile With Don taking classes for his MBA, I’m coming to realize that college books are VERY expensive!  We only have three more years until Songbird heads to college.  Not only will we have the expense of tuition, but we will also have the expense of books.  Of course, we will be looking at every possibility.  One of those possibilities

Free and Frugal Things to Do Around Washington D.C.

Free and Frugal Things to Do around Washington DC

Next time you visit the nation’s capital, these free and frugal things to do around Washington D.C. are sure to keep your entire family happy.  From visiting national monuments to taking hikes and walks through parks, there are tons of great family friendly activities for everyone.  Washington D.C. is a truly unique city offering a variety of activities for any family to enjoy. Free And

Red, White, and Blue Blog Hop Event

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Welcome back to another blog hop put together by LeahSay’s Views and Planet Weidknecht.  Are you ready to visit several other blogs to see what there is to win?   Make sure you enter my giveaway for this $25 Olive Garden gift card before starting your hop around the blogosphere!  I don’t know about you, but we love to eat at Olive Garden.  We don’t get over

Whole30 for Beginners

Whole30 for Beginners

Whole30 for Beginners The Whole30 way of life (Yes, it’s a way of life and not a diet.) is sweeping the nation.  Some say it’s easier than going Paleo, and some say it’s just a 30 day jump start.  Then, they’ll go back to their old habits afterwards.  Many people find a happy medium after surviving their first Whole30, and some stick with it for

7 Foods You Have to Try at Disneyland

7 Foods You Have to Try at Disneyland

As a foodie, these foods you have to try at Disneyland are sure to be on your list of things to do while in the park.  Admittedly, Disneyland is just as much about rides as it is about the food.  From fun treats that kids will love to the amazing cuisine that will suit even the most gourmet tastes, Disneyland has incredible food.  Plan ahead