Happily Ever After Magic Kingdom Walt Disney World
Disney Parks

WALT DISNEY WORLD PACKING 101

People often ask what to pack for a trip to the most magical place on Earth. There are many things to consider when packing, such as the weather, time of year, and the age of […]

Mardi Gras In Jefferson Parish
Around NOLA

2024 Jefferson Parish Parade Schedule

To help you get ready for Mardi Gras 2024 we put together the Jefferson Parish 2024 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule! Krewe of Driftwood This neighborhood parade in Kenner is one of our favorites. The parade […]

Pensacola Mardi Gras
Florida Travel

2024 MARDI GRAS EVENTS IN PENSACOLA

Mardi Gras is of our family’s favorite times of the year. The floats, the parades, the fun. When we moved to Pensacola in 2017, the kids had to make sure Mardi Gras was a thing […]

New Orleans Pumpkin Patch
Around NOLA

Pumpkin Patches In New Orleans (Updated for 2023)

Nothing says Fall like visiting a pumpkin patch and picking the perfect pumpkin to decorate for Halloween in New Orleans! Here is a list of pumpkin patches in New Orleans. Pumpkin Patches in Jefferson Parish: St. Martin’s Episcopal […]

Disney Springs at Night
Blog Posts

5 Fun Things To Do At Disney Springs

No trip to Walt Disney World is complete without a trip over to Disney Springs. We take at least two or three trips to Disney Springs every time we take a Walt Disney World trip. It’s a […]

Storyland New Orleans City Park
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All About Storyland in New Orleans City Park

Storyland in New Orleans City Park has been a favorite place for kids and adults. This beloved New Orleans attraction has been a part of our hearts for 60 years. In 2019 it got a major upgrade! STEM-related activities, […]

kids playing on Destin Beach
Florida Travel

DESTIN FAMILY VACATION ON A BUDGET

A few years ago, we set out from New Orleans to find the perfect family vacation for under $1000. Could we do it and visit Destin, Florida, and the Northwest Florida Coast and have fun? Of course, we […]

Pluto topiary and dog house during the International Festival of Holidays at Epcot
Blog Posts

BRING YOUR PETS TO WALT DISNEY WORLD

Lots of us consider our pets to be part of our family. It’s not surprising that we want to take them on vacation with us. Did you know you can take them to Walt Disney World with […]

Carnival Dream in Mahogany Beach Roatan Honduras
Blog Posts

WHY WE LOVE CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES

A few years ago we took our very first cruise. While we were excited, we didn’t  know what to expect. We LOVED the week spent on the Carnival Dream. So much so, Chase wants all […]

The city of houston
US Travel

FUN THINGS TO DO IN HOUSTON WITH KIDS

Our family loves to travel and vacation, but my kids aren’t super excited about long trips in the car. We booked at the last minute for Fourth of July week. Our usual destinations were booked or super expensive. So, […]