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Chit Chat

Sharing some fun Disney related posts over the last couple weeks you might have missed!

Chit Chat Disney Edition

Some of you know that I attended the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration a couple weeks ago.  Shared my experience HERE, be sure to check it out!  Added a little video too.

Chit Chat Disney Edition

Part of our trip was 3 nights on the Disney Wonder Cruise Ship, I did a review of our cute little Stateroom with Verandah HERE.  If you are considering a Disney Cruise in the future, it’s nice to see what your room will be like.

Chit Chat Disney Edition

As part of cruising on the Disney Wonder, you get to spend a day at Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay.  I did a full tour HERE.  Absolutely stunning location.  I’m ready to go back!

Chit Chat Disney Edition

I also just wrote a post titled Tips For Taking The Disney Wonder Cruise.  Now I want to book another trip, lol!

Have a great weekend!


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Sharing The Best Girl’s Weekend in Chicago with you today!
The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

Weekend in Chicago?  Yes please!

Had the best time in Chicago a few weeks ago with two of my besties.  Can’t wait to share a little bit of our trip with you! The food, the shopping, scoring Hamilton tickets….what a fantastic few days I’ll never forget.

The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

Spent my time in Chicago with Shelly and Amanda.  Love these girls to pieces.  Shelly had to work part of the time, but we made the best of our time for sure!  It was freezing and so fun!  Chicago is such a great city to visit.  I enjoy it pretty darn close to as much as I enjoy NYC.  So many great things to do.  The detail of the old buildings downtown are so beautiful.

The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

Took a late flight out of Phoenix and made my way to Chicago!  Was going from 80 degrees F. in Phoenix to about 25 degrees F. in Chicago, crazy!! When I landed in Chicago, Amanda and Shelly told me they found us tickets to see Hamilton.  We were dying!!

The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

Still can’t believe we got to see the show.  Had to take a picture out front!

The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

Right before they opened the doors to get to our seats!   What a night!

The Best Girl's Weekend to Chicago

The show could not have been more fun and entertaining.  Loved it so much.  We listen to the soundtrack on repeat most days.  My boys are fans now too 🙂 Already trying to figure out when I can see it again!  Saw that the show is going on tour in 2017, so excited!

The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

….and we got matching show shirts, lol!

The Best Girl's Weekend in Chicago

We found the best food in the city.  Be sure to see my post HERE for my Favorite Places To Eat in Chicago.

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The Best Girl's Weekend In Chicago


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Favorite Places To Eat In Chicago

Favorite Places To Eat in Chicago

Dec 26, 2016 | Tags: ,

Sharing my Favorite Places To Eat In Chicago with you today from my last couple trips to Chicago!!  Love this city so much.

Public House literally knocked our socks off.  These cake milkshakes were about the cutest things ever. Had to try one of each.  All amazing.  Don’t miss this place!
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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Dec 25, 2016

Merry Christmas!

Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas.  Hope that your day is filled with love, laughter, ALL THE FOOD, and everything that makes your Christmas special.  Phew, what a year 2016 has been.  This one will hardly be forgotten!
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Holiday Gift Guide For Her

Holiday Gift Guide For Her

Dec 10, 2016 | Tags: ,

Sharing a Holiday Gift Guide For Her today!

MZ Wallace has been one of my favorite purse and bag brands for years now.  I use them all of the time for travel and everyday use.

Getting to shop in their Soho, NY location with my girlfriends a couple years ago was an absolute blast. Not only are the bags beautiful, they have the best pockets, zip pouches and compartments! Let me show you some of my current favorites available on MZ Wallace.
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Where To Buy The Best Christmas Cards Plus Giveaway

Where To Buy The Best Christmas Cards Plus Giveaway

Dec 2, 2016 | Tags: ,

Sharing Where To Buy The Best Christmas Cards today!

I’ve LOVED working with Minted.com over the last few years for my Christmas Cards.  They honestly have the cutest designs and it’s such a simple process.  I can’t recommend them enough!  Above is one of the Christmas Cards I ordered this year.  We didn’t do “official” family photographs this year, so I … Continue Reading »

The Best Food at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Food Blogger Trip

Sep 26, 2016 | Tags: , , , , ,

Thrilled to share my Walt Disney World Food Blogger Trip with you today!

It’s no secret that Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort are two of my very favorite places to vacation to.  I was over the moon excited to have a Food Blogger #DeliciousDisney adventure at the Walt Disney World Resort this month.  Disney is just one of those magical places, no matter how old you are, you can have the time of your life.  I felt so fortunate to spend the weekend with 7 of my food blogging sisters.  We stayed at the lovely Boardwalk Inn, just walking distance away from Epcot.  We had a whirlwind of a weekend that I can’t wait to share with you.  Huge thanks to American Tourister for our new luggage.  Love my Tangerine iLite Max!
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Las Vegas Girl's Weekend

Las Vegas Girl’s Weekend

Sep 5, 2016 | Tags: , ,

Thrilled to share the fun I had on my Las Vegas Girl’s Weekend!

Amanda, Shelly and I got to stay at the lovely Delano Hotel above Mandalay Bay.  There’s no casino or smoky lobby.  It’s amazing for those who aren’t big gamblers and have a hard time dealing with smoky hotels.  So nice!  The rooms … Continue Reading »

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