Taking A Road Trip in the 2014 Toyota Avalon Hybrid

Gas savings Avalon

There are several ways to travel these days, however, I am one that has always enjoyed a good road trip.  I grew up traveling by car and the memories I made with my family were priceless.  That’s why when I was given the chance to take a trip with my son to Branson, MO, I […]


History and Beauty Aboard the Branson Scenic Railway #explorebranson

Branson Railway

When visiting Branson, Missouri there is no shortage of things to do with the family.  Actually, that is one of the things I loved most about this beautiful city.  Every attraction and show is designed with families in mind, including the comedy acts.  That is exactly what makes Branson the perfect destination for your next […]


The World’s Largest Titanic Museum in Branson, Missouri. #ExploreBranson

Titanic Branson Missouri

There are so many reasons to visit Branson, Missouri, but for my son, there was just one attraction he needed to know about to agree on a 12+ hour car trip with his mama.  In January, my sister told us about the World’s largest Titanic Museum found in Branson, Missouri.  Right then my son and […]


Rick Thomas Illusionist: You Won’t Believe Your Eyes! #ExploreBranson

Moon River Theatre

There is something about magic that intrigues me and yet frustrates me at the same time.  I mean standing within five feet of someone being cut in half and not being able to figure it out kind of blows your mind. I recently had this exact experience while on my son and I’s Branson vacation. […]


Showboat Branson Belle Dinner Cruise Review #ExploreBranson

Showboat Branson Belle

Spending time with my son is something that I do every day, but recently we had the opportunity to take off together on a mother/son trip and it was amazing!  There was something about being away together, just the two of us, that allowed me to be more relaxed and to make special memories that […]


Jonah Presented by Sight & Sound Theatres Review #ExploreBranson

Sight & Sound Theatres Jonah

Jonah as presented by the Sight & Sound Theatres in Branson, Missouri has made the majority of shows I have ever seen on stage fail in comparison.    It’s a little disappointing, because I love plays and Jonah is going to be a tough act to follow for anything I could see here in Colorado. […]


The Welks Resort Branson; Perfect for Your Family Vacation

Stage Door Restaurant

When planning any vacation, finding just the right place to lay your head at the end of the day is a big part of the trip.  There are always so many choices available, so taking the time to do a little research and find the best fit for your family is definitely worth the time. […]


Branson Here We Come! #ExploreBranson

Titanic Museum Branson

Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson on a Press Trip. I will be compensated with accommodations and various show press passes. All opinions are my own. Last year sometime, my son came home from school talking about the RMS Titanic.  I had no idea that would begin an obsession of all things Titanic for […]


Movie Review of “Bears” by Disneynature #DisneySMMoms

Disney Bears

I had the lucky experience of getting to see an advanced screening of “Bears” while at the Disney Social Media Moms Conference this year.   We had just sat down in the theater, when my five year old daughter looked at me and said, “Mom, the mommy bear is going to die, right?  They always […]


Magaluf Means Bucketloads of Family Fun!

Guessing all the Way

There are plenty of myths floating around about the resort of Magaluf. However in the off-season, the pace of life slows down in this sunny part of the Balearic Island. Some of the more rowdy nightclubs and bars close for the winter and leave the locals and savvy families alone to enjoy the vast natural […]