greetings from greece!

We made it to Greece safely WITH all of our luggage! Despite a tight 40 minute layover in Moscow, where we had to go through customs and security and literally DASH through the airport, we made it in one piece! The kids were amazing. A little whiny after only getting about 4-5 hours of sleep […]

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life is too short not to have the ice cream

If you’re wandering around Philly… And you pass one of your old haunts… Even though its snowing outside, you just have to stop in. And order an old favorite… Mile High Apple Pie! a la mode, of course. The Mile High Apple Pie won. We tried. We really really tried. And we just couldn’t finish […]

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New Fantasyland Opening

This past week, Colin and I had the honor to attend the grand opening of the New Fantasyland in Magic Kingdom. This is huge – HUGE. If you haven’t seen the New Fantasyland, you haven’t see Fantasyland! Its just incredible. This is the largest expansion in the history of Magic Kingdom park, offering more immersive […]

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cross that off the bucket list!

I have a secret. Guess where I’m going today??   Colin and I are headed to Disney World today! I’ve always always wanted to see Disney at Christmas!! We’ll be there all week for the New Fantasyland grand opening! The New Fantasyland is the largest expansion in the history of Magic Kingdom park, offering more […]

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stars at longwood

We just love Longwood Gardens! Its one of our favorite places in Philly. We’ve gone here on dates for lots of romantic strolling among flowers and we’ve brought the kids for some fun in the gardens. Its a quick drive from the Main Line out to Kennett Square. We’ve gone in summer, of course, and […]

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thanksgiving

This year we did a little something different… We experienced a New York Thanksgiving. Instead of getting up early to cook the turkey, we got up early to watch a parade. Instead of watching a movie, we saw a show. Instead of shopping on Black Friday, we took a little boat ride. So much to […]

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dream come true

Gracie just made her Christmas list. She had a whole page dedicated to this: “To see the Rockettes. Its always been my dream to see the Rockettes.” Well, guess where we’re going today??? SQUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Be sure to follow me on Twitter – I’m SURE I’ll be tweeting and Instagraming up a storm!! Tweet

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halloween spooktacular at sesame place

Last weekend I was given the opportunity to join a group of bloggers at Sesame Place for the Count’s Halloween Spooktacular. What an amazing time we had! From now until October 28th, Sesame Place has been transformed into a not-so-spooky Halloween attraction featuring 2 mazes, character hayrides, three Halloween shows and your favorite Sesame Street […]

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hilton baltimore

Looking for a hotel in Baltimore? We’ve stayed at the Hilton Baltimore twice now and it is just lovely! What makes this hotel truly stand out – besides the wonderful staff – is its location. You can get rooms that overlook the Camden Yards Ballpark…   Rooms that look onto the famous Inner Harbor and […]

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grand prix of baltimore

Last weekend we made trek to Baltimore for the second time to see the Grand Prix. If you live within a reasonable distance of Baltimore, I cannot recommend this enough! It is so fun and super family friendly. Every year, we stay at the Hilton Baltimore. The rates are very reasonable and we get free […]

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